Winston Churchill once said “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” This couldn’t be farther from the truth when it comes to Ayush, a 12th grader from Don Bosco, Kolkata, who bagged the most coveted scholarship!! Where students saw difficulty, he made a way out of it and came out winning! At the end, he got a 50 lakh Scholarship from De Paul University, USA.

With his goals clear and interested penned down right, Ayush is all set to pursue an undergraduate degree in International Studies.

That’s not it! He was also offered scholarships from Indiana University, Bloomington – USA and Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations, Switzerland.

Would you like to know how he was able to bag 3 scholarships in just 7 months? Let’s find out!

Once he set sail on his journey, Ayush received guidance from various support pillars at Univariety.

He started off by creating his profile and provided accurate information about his career preference, which led the system to generate milestones for him. He then kept up with the milestones and did the needful. Like shortlisting entrance tests, attending webinars, working on his grades and building his profile.

As and when he kept crossing each milestone, he was nearing his end goal.

By August, with the help of Automated Tools and Counsellors, he was able to interact with representatives from various universities. With thorough guidance, he successfully submitted all the required documents to various universities.

Here’s how his interaction with De Paul University transpired.


Ayush is the recipient of the ONLY scholarship that De Paul University offers.

Wouldn’t you want the same for your students? The key takeaway from Ayush’s success is to always be prepared and take initiative.

Here’s what Ayush had to say about the help he received from Univariety.