Mysuru, October 19:- SJCE Alumni Association is very active in conducting many activities at both the national and global level. Among all the activities, awarding a scholarship to the needy and deserving students is one such. SJCE Alumni Association organised the scholarship award ceremony last week. It’s was a special occasion to witness the alumni of 1976 batch visiting its alma matter and gracing the award ceremony.
The alumni batch of 1976, initiated two scholarship awards exclusively for mechanical engineering students and along with that, the alumni who are residing in the United States, sponsored five scholarships and one scholarship from its SJCE faculty member. In total, SJCE Alumni Association awarded eight scholarships. The support will be rendered till they complete their graduation.
MV Roopa, scientist, ISRO/ISTRAC, a proud alumnus of 1993 electrical and electronics batch, was the chief guest at the event. Roopa is involved in various ISRO mission activities like Chandryana II, Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), Oceansat 3 and many more.
The interactive session among students was also held.
Prof M H Dhananjaya, advisor, technical education division, JSS Mahavidyapeetha, addressed the gathering and shared his experience on how the SJCE has evolved to JSS Science and Technology University.
Prof L Jawahar Nesan, vice-chancellor of JSS STU, spoke and expressed his views in involving Alumni for the university growth.
Prof T N Nagabhushan, principal and dean (engineering), presented various activities of SJCE Alumni Association, M D Harinath, secretary welcomed the gathering. Dr B S Harish, coordinator, SJCE Alumni Association, proposed vote of thanks. (MR)