EDUCATION
OBJECTIVES
1 To support financially challenged and talented young people to earn college degrees
2 To upgrade and modernise educational institution infrastructure
3 To enable primary and high school education in rural areas
ACTIVITIES
Saryu Doshi Post Graduate Fellowships in Liberal Arts & Sciences Read More
  • Saryu Doshi Post Graduate Fellowships in Liberal Arts & Sciences
Modernisation of the Production Engineering Laboratory at the College of Engineering Pune, (COEP) Read More
  • 25 million donated towards modernising the140-year-old Production Engineering Laboratory.
  • The workshop is equipped with technologically advanced CNC machines, some of which have been provided by the Machine Tool Division at Premier Ltd.
  • Donated a mechanical robot for industrial application and design study.
  
Students of COEP, Pune working at the production engineering laboratory
Vinod Doshi-COEP Merit Scholarship Read More
The graduating class of the Vinod Doshi-CoEP Merit Scholarship, 2013–14
  • 10 annual full scholarships in the past 5 years for students with strong academic credentials but with severe financial constraints.
  
COEP scholars Read More
COEP scholars intern at Premier Ltd
COEP scholars intern at Premier Ltd
15 Vinod Doshi- COEP Merit scholars did their 3 week long summer internship at Premier Ltd in July 2015. Each scholars was assigned a project and was guided through their internship by a mentor- who was a Senior Manager working at Premier Ltd. The projects were allocated according to the scholar's area interest, ranging from studying and CNC Machine layout and its specifications to Monitoring and recording welding deposition. Not only did the internship give them technical knowledge and experience, it also helped in their overall development with giving them an exposure of working in a corporate environment.
American Alumni Association (AAA) Read More
  • The Foundation’s partnership with the AAA spans across more than 6 years.
  • Supported 29 highly qualified but financially needy students to study in the U.S.
  • Trustees are actively involved with the scholar selection process.
Scholarship to study abroad for Indian Students Dr. Saryu Doshi, Trustee, Vinod & Saryu Doshi Foundation awarding the scholarship to Vedika Dengade
Vinod Doshi Shikshan Yojna Read More
Educational Scholarships in India Vinod Doshi Shikshan Yojna
  • Scholarships given to employees of Premier Ltd. and their children every year for higher education.
  • This initiative has helped 80 beneficiaries over the past 8 years.
  • More than Rs. 4.9 million donated since its inception
Ved Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth (VVMP) Read More
  • The Foundation has been associated with VVMVP’s ‘Gift a smile’ project since 2009 — an initiative to educate underprivileged children in rural India.
  • VVMVP is the Art of Living Foundation’s Educational Charitable Trust.
  • Educated 400 primary schoolchildren from rural Maharashtra.
Ved Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth (VVMP)
A fun filled excursion for children of Ved Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth
A fun filled excursion for children of Ved Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth's Sri Sri Gnan Mandir Chimbali school organised Vinod & Saryu Doshi Foundation
The Vinod & Saryu Doshi Foundation organised an excursion for 80 children of Ved Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth's Sri Sri Gnan Mandir Chimbali school. The school is completely supported by the Vinod & Saryu Doshi Foundation in terms of funding their education, books for the students, uniforms etc. The excursion to Moranchi Chincholi was a unique experience for the children as it was their first ever excursion out of their village for many of them. Some of the highlights of the excursion were:
Beautiful peacocks dancing with their full plumage Knowledge about the different forts of India The entertaining magic show A performance by the students for the Vinod & Saryu Doshi Foundation, their teachers and other fellow students
At the end of the day, the children returned home completely thrilled and satisfied. The excursion not only was a fun- experience for the children, it also had tremendous learning opportunities and was a great team-building exercise for the children.
Voluntary Organisation in Community Enterprise (VOICE) Read More
  • Partnered with VOICE to empower more than 500 street children, especially girls, through education and skill training.
  • Supported the construction of a home and school for destitue girls.
Zilla Parishad Prathmik Shala Read More
  • Donated a fully-equipped computer centre to the Thorandale village, Pune.
Lecture Series Read More
Mobile Radiation and You
  • A sequence of lectures on a wide range of topics ranging from Scientific developments to Community wellbeing.
  • These lectures are open to public and are free of cost.
Mobile Radiation and You...
Mobile Radiation and You..
Date - Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Venue - National Gallery Of Modern Art (NGMA) Auditorium, MG Road, Near CSMVS Museum and Regal Cinema, Colaba. Mumbai - 400032.
Still in the Mist: Dr. Glady’s and the Mountain Gorillas
Still in the Mist: Dr. Glady’s and the Mountain Gorillas
Date - Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Venue - National Gallery Of Modern Art (NGMA) Auditorium, MG Road, Near CSMVS Museum and Regal Cinema, Colaba. Mumbai - 400032.
Future Initiatives
Fellowship in the Arts
  • 3 prestigious annual fellowships in the fields of Art History, Heritage Conservation and Museum Curatorship.
  • These fellowships will be awarded to aspiring young Indians to pursue higher education in these fields.
Vinod & Saryu Doshi Foundation Fellowships
  • 5 annual fellowships to Indian nationals to pursue their post-graduate studies abroad in Liberal Arts
  • The selection process is based on equal opportunity and affirmative action.