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ODM Educational Group Announces 2 Crores Sports Scholarship Fund for Child Athletes

4th June 2022, Bhubaneswar, Odisha – In an event held at ODM Global School, Bhubaneswar, on Saturday, Dr. Satyabrata Minaketan, Chairman, ODM Educational Group, has announced to initiate an INR 2 Crores Sports Scholarship Fund for the next five years, where ODM will select budding sports talents around the state to receive a scholarship for the best sports programs and schooling. The athletes will be selected based on their sporting talent. ODM has partnered with the Bhubaneswar based AFA (Ardor Football Academy) to initiate the program with an intent to actively search for budding yet indigent sports talents to contribute to their bigger and brighter future.

Dr. Minaketan also announced the first two recipients of this sports scholarship fund. Kuldeep Hembran (Age – 8 Years), a resident of Salia Sahi slums, has been offered a 100% scholarship at ODM Global School in Class III. The young talent has also been selected by a professional I-league club – Punjab FC. The second receiver of the sports scholarship is Prithviraj Dash (Age – 16 Years), who is currently part of the India U-16/U-17 Football Youth Camp continuing at Kalinga Stadium. Prithviraj has been offered a 100% scholarship at ODM Public School in Class XII.

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Addressing a gathering of sportspersons and media members on the same occasion, Mr. Swoyan Satyendu, COO, ODM Educational Group, stated that “Over the years, ODM has constantly been contributing to the needs of deserving students through various initiatives and programmes. With ODM Sports Scholarship Fund, we aim to provide foundational support to young sportspersons present around the state and recognise their achievements at state, national, and international levels. Along with the financial support, the scholarship will also focus on encouraging the talents by proper mentorship as and when required.”

About ODM Educational Foundation

Founded in 1989 by esteemed educationist Dr. Satyabrata MinaketanODM Educational Foundation is a non-profit conglomerate primarily working towards the reformation of education to positively impact the new-age learning and lives around the globe. Our group of schools are dedicated to promoting quality education and best skill development through cutting-edge technology and data-driven learning methods and has been providing a valuable stepping-stone for thousands of students to excel with their career opportunities, progress onto renowned universities, and transcend beyond human excellence.