|Mr.Sridhar Rajagopalan,M.D.Educational Initiatives(extreme left) &|
Ms.Mara Shurgot,Director,International Programs,Duke
University Talent Identification Program (extreme Right) with the
Students who have already undergone the program.
INDIA TALENT SEARCH.
Educational Initiatives (EI),Assessment and Research
Company in the education Sector & Duke University Talent
Identification Programm (TIP),
USA announced the launch of
a joint nationwide talent search programme for school children.
Duke University is located in Durham,North Carolina USA
4 hours drive south of Washington DC.Together EI and Duke TIP will be identifying
academically talented students from Grades VII & VIII and then provide them
oppurtunities to hone their skills and help them to reach their true potential.They
will work together to identify & nurture best talent across mathematics, Science &English subjects.
Students who perform exceedingly well in this talent search will be recognised as
ASSET Talent Scholars and will receive special zone wise recognition in addition to
the ASSET Talent Scholar certificates.Besides, the students will get an oppurtunity
to enrol for Duke TIP's renowned three week residential Summer studies programme
in India . This year it will be held in Shiv Nadar University n Delhi. If selected, the
students will be asked to pay $1500 and there is a provision of providing
Scholarships to 1 out of every 4 students.The total students to be selected will be
around 180 from all over the country.