NIDA Educational Trust is a Non-Profit organization registered under the Indian Trusts Act. The organization formed when professionals from diverse backgrounds came together to work for the underprivileged sector of the community. The major focus of the organization was “empowerment through education”.
NIDA has been continuously supporting students in their educational pursuits since 2013. Every aspect concerning the student’s education is taken care of from counseling and guidance to scholastic or financial issues. NIDA has been playing an active role in shaping student’s careers by ensuring that the quality of learning along with their progress is monitored at various stages.
NIDA Talent Search is a competitive annual exam conducted by the organization to screen students who have the potential to enter the program and are then guided throughout it, till they are admitted in courses of their choice. In doing so, the financial needs of the students like tuition fees for competitive exams, preparation centers, uniforms, stationery, books, etc. are taken care of by the organization.
This exam is conducted at 10 Examination Centers in major cities of India like Aligarh, Amroha, Allahabad, Faizabad, Jalalpur, Kanpur, Kaushambi, Lucknow and New Delhi where hundreds of students appear for the exam. Students are selected based on merit. Awards including scholarships are given to deserving students.
Students who are selected through the NIDA Talent Search Test and are guided by professionals, have shown a high success rate. More than 100 students who have been supported by NIDA have completed M.B.B.S, Nursing, Paramedical, B.Tech, and other professional courses. Furthermore, they are working in reputed organizations.