(1) Challenge Yourself India – for tech/engineering students at Bachelor level.
The competition consists of several steps testing your skills, knowledge and motivation. The first prize is 3 full tuition fee waivers for 3 selected engineering Master’s Programmes at Chalmers, KTH or Lund University, with scholarships worth Rs. 60 lakhs! Each tuition fee waiver covers a selected two-year Master’s Programme at the university starting fall 2012. The winners of the competition will be announced at the prize ceremony during Sweden Education Day, held at Bangalore in December. All competition finalists will receive a VIP invitation to the event, including hotel and transportation. Read more at www.challengeyourself.in. Deadline: Nov 5, 2011.
(2) Create Your Future – for business/tech/management students at Bachelor level.
Imagine yourself as a professor, presenting a lecture based on the keywords innovation, sustainability and entrepreneurship. In a 90 second video clip, present your lecture idea and subject to a potential audience. This video clip, together with a 10-slide PowerPoint lecture, will constitute your submission to the competition. Your imagination is the only limit! The first prize is a scholarship entitling the winner to a two-year master program of their choice (any discipline) at MDH University, Mälardalen (total value is Rs. 19 lakhs). For more information, visit the competition website: www.createyourfuture.se. Deadline: Nov 5, 2011.