Take off Grants

TAKE-OFF GRANTS 

The Inlaks Take-Off Grants enable young people to realize their potential by providing financial support for constructive projects which foster the growth of individual talent.

 

Eligibility criteria

The applicant must

  • Be nominated by an Inlaks Alumni (past receipt).
  • Submit proof of academic / pratical excellence in your field of study.
  • Must be under 35 years of age as on 31 December in the year of application.
  • Be an Indian citizen, resident in India for two years before applying for the grant.
  • The project for which the grant is sought can be tenable in India or abroad.

 

Application Process

  1. The candidate must submit a detailed outline of the project that he/she will undertake. In addition to this the below needs to be submitted
  2. Detailed costs of undertaking the project with timelines
  3. Full CV/Resume
  4. Letter of nomination by the Inlaks Alumnus or Trustee.
  5. Proof of age (Passport or Aadhar card copy)

 

Other details

  1. Application have to be made between 15 June – 15 September
  2. Final selection will be made by December and the said project must commence within the next six months.
  3. The Take-off grant will award financial support of up to a maximum of $5000.
  4. The application and the other documents must be scanned and emailed to info@inlaksfoundation.org by 15 September. No applications will be accepted post that date.

 

Recipients

2019

  • Anusha Madhusudhan – Law

2015

  • Himraj Singh Soin- Mountaineering

2011-2012

2010

  • Akshaya Tankha- History of Photography

2009

  • Dinesh Yadav- Theatre

2008

  • Sudipto Sarkar- Geo Physics

2007

  • Manasi Kumar- Psychotherapy

2005

  • Sankalp Modwal- Sports

2003-04

  • Yashvardhan Singh- Sports

2002-03

  • Debdatta Majumdar- Mathematics

2001-03

  • Puru Singh- Sports

1997

  • V.S.Dutu- Science
  • Mridul Mukherji- Science

1995

  • Vikas Sheoran- Sports

1994

  • Sumant Jayakrishnan –Theatre Calligraphy & Graphics

1993

  • Shantee Magee- Art Restoration

1992

  • Joshua Emmanuel- B.Sc

1992-93

  • Tapas Kumar Mal- Biochemistry
  • Ambika Menon- Gram Vikas
  • Aparna Gupta- Chemistry

1990

  • Shakti Kumar- Economics
  • Venkateshwaree Rao- Economics

1989

  • Mahinder Singh Rautila- Science
  • Vibhuti Sachdev- Architecture
  • Mohinder Singh- History, Economics, Politics
  • Nair Govindan Kutty- Stone Conservation
  • Mahan Das- Painting
  • Bijender Singh- Sports Promotion
  • S.Venkateswaran- Law

1988

  • Mohan Das- Painting
  • Ratnadeep Lal- Clothing Management
  • John Gomes- Painting
  • Krishna Gowda- Painting
  • Uma Mahesh- Painting
  • N.Pradeep- Painting
  • Narayanappa- Painting
  • Mandip Singh Soin- Mountain Rescue
  • V.Omprakash- Painting
  • Raghavendra Rao- Painting
  • U.S.Ramesh- Painting
  • S.Ravi- Painting
  • Vidyashree Sharma- Painting
  • K.Somshekhar- Painting
  • D.Sudarshan- Painting
  • Sumithra- Painting
  • K.B.Surekha- Painting
  • K.Velu- Painting
  • Nayak Venkatapathi- Painting
  • Venkatesh- Painting

1987

  • Nag Bhushan- Music Composition
  • Tejbir Khurrana- Biology
  • Jayaram Poduva- Painting
  • Salii Kishore Singh- Theatre
  • Arul Siromoney- Church Music
  • Amita Singh- School
  • Madhavan Thirumalai- Yachting
  • Kem Trivedi- Music Composition

1986

  • Bharti Devi- Secretarial
  • Gaur S.Gaen- Folk Music Singer
  • Manosi Lahiri- Computer Cartography
  • Amita Singh- School
  • Umapathy- Music
  • Shekhar Gupta – Journalism

1985

  • Rinzy Dorji- Hotel Management
  • Bibhakar Jha- Computer Science
  • Sharanya Naik- Contemporary Dance
  • Saam Trivedi- Music Composition

1984

  • Aveek Sen- Piano
  • Mohan Rao- Medicine
  • Praveen K. Swami- Music Composition
  • Shailen Tuli- Music Composition

1983

  • Preston Ahimaz- Wildlife Study of Shalin Falcon
  • T.Kalianwala- Piano & Composition
  • Zeba Khan- Mass Media
  • Pradeep Mukherjee- Traditional Rajasthani Painting
  • Kamal A.Nasir- Mass Media
  • Thomas J.Palakeel- M.A. in English
  • Sushil D. Sharma- Mass Media
  • P.V.Tripathi- Extra Sensory Perception