Jalandhar29.11.23-: Lovely Professional University (LPU) proudly disbursed a Study Grant of Rs 88 lakh to India's top 88 students studying in prestigious institutions across the country. The grant ceremony, held at the Shanti Devi Mittal Auditorium, marked the 4th and 5th editions of the 'Study Grant Award Ceremony', which was initiated in 2019. The event was attended by the deserving students, accompanied by their parents and close relatives.

Over the past editions, LPU has awarded a total of Rs 6.8 crore in study grants to deserving students across various LPUNEST editions. The grants were distributed to students pursuing their education in esteemed institutions such as IITs, NITs, IIMs, NLUs, IHMs, NIDs, NIFTs, AIIMs, and government universities and colleges (central/state).

The Founder Chancellor and Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha), Dr Ashok Kumar Mittal, disbursed the study grants this year. In his address to the awardees and their parents, Dr Mittal highlighted the achievements of prominent Indians in various fields, including the likes of UK's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak (Leadership), Satya Nadella (Corporate Industry), and Neeraj Chopra (Sports). He urged all Indian students to embrace the responsibility of making India a great nation. Dr Mittal assured the students that LPU's faculty would always be available to support their educational needs.

Dr Mittal also commended the country's efforts in providing international-level education and acknowledged Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiatives in implementing the "New Education Policy" to foster a self-reliant India. He emphasized that LPU, as a leading private university, carries the unique responsibility of contributing to this vision.

The ceremony was attended by LPU's Pro Chancellor, Rashmi Mittal; Pro-Vice Chancellors, Prof Dr Lovi Raj Gupta and Prof Dr Sanjay Modi; and Registrar, Dr Monica Gulati.