SCHOLAR BIRUNDHA ATTHIYAPPAN Parents Father- FarmerMother – Homemaker Native Village Vellore- Tamil Nadu Annual Income Rs. 72,000 School/College CGPA 95%(10th), 89%(12th) Details about this scholar Birundha is from Sangagiri ,Salem, Tamil Nadu. Birundha is from a family of Four. Her father is a farmer and mother a homemaker. Her younger brother is in the 6th […]

The Story Of Komal Kumari

SCHOLAR Komal Kumari Parents Father- Daily wage workerMother – Homemaker Native Village Indira Kalyan Vihar, New Delhi Annual Income Rs. 96,000 School/College CGPA 90.4%(10th),94%(12th) Details about this scholar Komal comes from a family of 8. Her father is the only earning member. He used to work as a toilet guard but lost his job due […]

The Story of Begari Pavankalyan​

SCHOLAR Begari Pavankalyan Parents Father- Deceased Mother – Daily Wager Native Village Algole, Telangana Annual Income Rs. 80,000 School/College CGPA 7 Details about this scholar Pavan kalyan comes from a family of 3. He lost his father last year in a heart attack His mother works as a daily wager to make both ends meet. […]

Shooting Stars Hosts All Girls Hackathon – Reaches 600+ young women

Date: August 7th, 2021Location: Virtual The All Girls Hackathon by Shooting Stars Foundation garners hundreds of registrants girls from 85 countries, encourages them to pursue programming The Shooting Stars Foundation hosted an international all girl hackathon event at the beginning of August. 600 girls from over 85 countries registered for this event. The participants were […]

Shooting Stars and EAH Housing Host HTML Web Design Camp

Date: July 19th- July 23rdLocation: Virtual We at SSF are excited to announce a new partnership with EAH Inc. With missions well aligned, we hosted our first program together on July 19th-23rd. The camp centered around exposing students to new STEM technologies and applications – specifically HTML web design. We had more than 25 registrants […]

Varshitha Naidu, Quality Analyst, Capgemini

I’m from Peraiahgari Palli village, Chittoor district. I live with my father, mother and younger sister. My father is a farmer, who struggled very hard to provide education for me and my sister. I always explore Engineering as my career path and build necessary skills for my future. Once I completed Intermediate, I was perturbed […]

Shashi Kumar Reddy, QA in Samsung, Chennai

I was brought up in Kadapa district, Andhra Pradesh. I lost my father in an accident and it felt like your life has fallen apart and you are caught up in a whirlwind. I eventually got my feet back on the ground, moved to a hostel and have been experiencing hostel life for nearly 12 […]