The Kanti and Hansa Jasani Family Textile Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship offered to Indian citizens with a student visa or permanent residency, who are attending a university in the US.
Undergraduate or graduate
Indian citizen with Student Visa or Indian citizen with Green Card, Attending an accredited US university,
Enrolled in a textile-related degree program
Career goals in the fields of textile engineering, textile technology, textile chemistry, textile design, textile science or a related discipline.*
*As the names of degrees and departments change over time, students do not need to be in a program leading toward a degree explicitly in textile chemistry, technology, engineering, polymer, color, or dyeing. It will be left to the sole discretion of the Jasani Family Scholarship Committee to ensure that the worthy nominees are pursuing course work as intended by these Guidelines.
SAT/ACT/TOEFL or GRE scores
Demonstrated leadership skills in high school, college or the community
Applications due March 31. Recipients will be notified by May 30.
Applications must include:
Resume or letter of work experience (including internships)
Personal statement of 500 words or less, freely expressing interest in textile or related field, academic and professional aspirations, financial need and expectations, with particular emphasis on intended career following graduation
Letter of support from teacher or faculty
Copy of college transcripts (if currently attending college)
You may be eligible for this and other AATCC Foundation scholarships. To access and complete the AATCC Foundation scholarship application form, click here.
For questions, contact AATCC Foundation Inc at 919.549.3524 or email Debra Hibbard.