OKTO Scholarship Foundation was founded in the year 2017. The Chairman of the foundation is former Bishop of the South Korean Methodist Church Rev. Won Sung Woong. The Vice-Chairman his son (add the name) is closely associated with Mahima International Christian School. The Secretary of Mahima Charitable Society Mr. Johny Anthony Bangera is also the Indian Secretary of the Foundation. He mediates the working of the two Trusts.

OKTO Scholarship Foundation since its inception has been awarding scholarships to Mahima Students every semester. Each Semester the Foundation  awards Scholarships on the basis of the following categories

  1. Best in Academics – Tuition Fees x 6 months
  2. Best in Sports – Tuition Fees x 6 months
  3. Best in Spiritual Education – Tuition Fees x 12 months

The Foundation also provides various opportunities for the teaching and non-teaching staff to be encouraged for their dedicated service and to be motivated to achieve better results while they continue to work in the school. The Staff are presented awards in the following manner

  1. Best Educator
  2. Best Physical Educator
  3. Best Administrator

Other than the above-mentioned categories the Foundation also provides Christmas Incentives to the staff every year.

Another special activity that is conducted by the foundation in the organization of Foreign Exchange Programmes. Every Year  One Student who has passed his/her 10th Standard from Mahima International Christian School and who has received recognition from the Principal and teachers, and one teacher get to visit South Korea to attend the EUC* camp conducted by Heavenly Dream School. The Teacher and the Student get to stay for about 15 days in South Korea to enjoy themselves.

  1. Recipients of the Scholarship 
Sr. No.Month & YearScholarship categoryName of the StudentAmount
1November 2017EducationMs. Radhika Agrahari (Std. 7)Rs. 10,500/-
2November 2017EducationMaster Vikas Dhotre (Std. 9)Rs. 23,000/-
3January 2018Sports & GamesMaster Karan Mhatre (Std. 6)Rs. 3,500/-
4January 2018Sports & GamesMs. Ruth Poojari   (Std. 4)Rs. 2,100/-
5January 2018Art & CraftMs. Tamanna Poyal  (Std. 7)Rs. 2,100/-
6January 2018Art & CraftMs. Sonali Mali    (Std. 3)Rs. 1,400
7September 2018Best in AcademicsMaster Arnav Sul   (Std. 2)Rs. 4,200/-
8September 2018Best in SportsMs. Bindya Maithi  (Std. 9)Rs. 4,800/-
9September 2018Spiritual EducationMs. Ruth Poojari   (Std. 5)Rs. 8,400/-
10February 2019AcademicsMaster Bhaskar Yadav (Std. 7)Rs. 4,200/-
11February 2019SportsMaster Prakash Konnar (Std. 9)Rs. 4,200/-
12February 2019Spiritual EducationMs. Sharon Poojari  (Std. 6)Rs. 8,400/-
13October 2019AcademicsMs. Rashmi Ghadge (Std. 9)Rs. 4,800/-
14October 2019SportsMaster Manoj Vaishnav (Std. 7)Rs. 4,800/-
15October 2019Spiritual EducationMs. Arundhati Thevar (Std. 8)Rs. 9600/-
16January 2020AcademicsMaster Sanket Dhonde (Std. 10)Rs. 4,800/-
17January 2020SportsMaster Tanishq Gavate (Std. 9)Rs. 16,000/-*
18January 2020Spiritual EducationMaster Om Anand Pawar (Std. 9)Rs. 9,600/-

*The Student was Given a Cricket Bat of the equivalent amount which was sponsored by OKTO and Mahima School

  1. Recipients of Awardee (Staff)
Sr. No.Month & YearCategoryNameAmount
1December 2018Best TeacherMrs. Annamma MathewRs. 4,000/-
2December 2018Best Sports TeacherMrs. Zenith SamuelsRs. 3,000/-
3December 2018Best AdminMrs. Khushi JagtapRs. 3,000/-
4January 2020Best TeacherMrs. Sheetal SambariRs. 4,000/-
5January 2020Best Sports TeacherMr. Saibaba ShettyRs. 3,000/-
6January 2020Best AdminMrs. Manisha ShindeRs. 3,000/-
7December 2020Best TeacherMrs. Milan RajaRs. 4,000/-
8December 2020Best Sports TeacherMr. Anil SarankuluRs. 3,000/-
9December 2020Best Event OrganizerMrs. Mayuri ShindeRs. 3,000/-

Other Donation


Exchange Program

Sr. No.ProgramMonth & YearNames

1.      Mrs. Sujee Bangera (T)

2.      Ms. S.P. Gouthami (S)

*Due to Covid-19 EUC camp for the year 2020, 2021 and 2022 remained cancelled.

T – Teacher

S – Student

EUC (English Unification Camp) – A camp held for young adults of South & North Korea. Held during Korean summer here students from Heavenly Dream School and South Korea come together for 5 days. In the camp, they are exposed to the situation in North Korea and gain awareness on the issue of unification. The entire camp is conducted in English and features around 100 volunteer staff from over 10 countries.