I am delighted to inform you that Dell Foundation awarded another $20,000 grant to ASSET India Foundation- $10,000 for PCs for the center in Bangalore and $10,000 for instructors salary support.
In addition Dell India staff members will actively volunteer and provide support in the following areas at each of the ASSET centers:
1.Recruitment of students
2. Selection process of students
3.Admissions of students
4. Recruitment of teachers
5. Orientation to teachers
6. Orientation to students
7. Initiation of classes/ Batch inauguration
9. Industry visits
10. Workshops and classes by visiting faculty
11. Monthly/mid terms/ end term evaluation
12.Arrangement of career counseling to students
14.initiation of placement contacts
15.Conduction of pre-placement activities
16Conducting of final tests.
17.Preparing placement reports
18. End term reporting with case studies and press coverage
19.Post placement follow up and mobilization of second batch
20.Certificate ans award distribution ceremony
Also, Mr. Hersh Goel, an Honors Pre-med student at the University of Arizona will be working as a summer intern at ASSET-Delhi. In addition, Ms.Ruchika Agrawal will be submitting her application for a fulbright fellowship focusing on issues relating to trafficking and ASSET's role in the rehabilitation of trafficking victims.
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