Yaamoli Vyas, from Udaipur, has been selected for a 100% scholarship programme at Singapore International School. Yaamoli wants to work as an astrophysicist. This is a two-year (Grade 11 and 12) curriculum at an International IB Board School in Singapore. She is the only one to be selected from Rajasthan.
Yaamoli is one of the 17 students chosen after a rigorous exam and interview procedure that takes into account their previous academic performance. She will spend the following two years at the Singapore SMART Campus, a technologically savvy premises noted for its digital resources, new- age teaching methodologies and experienced teachers.
She will be provided with lodging and boarding facilities. Also she will get a stipend each month and will pay zero tuition fees. The annual cost of education for each student is about 90 thousand dollars. At the end of two years, she will be counselled for choosing their higher studies in world-class universities.
She has always been fascinated by the mysteries of the universe and has kindled a keen curiosity towards space science since a young age.