The 'Tiara St. Stephen's Special Opportunity Award' is a grant to support students who will be starting their undergraduate studies at St. Stephen's College, Delhi University.

This award is a need-based scholarship, where the Foundation will help the deserving students' tuition, mess and hostel expenses for the entire duration of their College of 3 years. 

Eligibility Criteria

The college identifies students every academic year as per the student's academic as well as financial standing to justify a need for this Special Opportunity award. Students are chosen after a round of interview with our Scholarship Program Adviser

Scholarship Recipients


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Stephen Mathew

Stephen is a daydreamer who mostly spends his time reading and writing poetry and short stories. He is pursuing his graduation in English from St. Stephens College. He stood second in the All Kerala State Competition for poetry and was also awarded the ‘Kala Thilakam’ prize for outstanding performance in arts while becoming the best outgoing student of his school. In college, he interned as a content writer for the DU Times and is currently working with DU Beat as a correspondent. He is also a member of the multi -lingual street theatre group called ‘Aadibhav’ and has represented the college at various venues. He was also part of an initiative with respect to the environment, where he collaborated in the making of a short film showcasing the various green practices undertaken by the college. He also co-directed an English play called ‘Crown and Dagger’. Stephen aspires to venture into the field of academics and become a professor in the future.

Stephy Treesa Joseph

Stephy is an undergraduate history student of St Stephens College, Delhi. She is from a farming family of five children in a small village in Kerala. She aspires to become an IAS officer. She started preparing for it from school itself with the help and support of her parents, teachers and friends. She is good at debates, essay writing, acting, dancing, short film editing and making presentations. She is a good orator having received many awards too. She was an active member in the Red Cross Society while in school and worked on two projects on Water Crisis and New Innovations in the Agricultural Sector conducted by Science Congress. She believes in her dream of making a difference.