Scholarships

Scholarship is providing financial support to students to complete their education. There are many criteria that needs to be met to honor a student with scholarships. There are few categories where a student can apply for scholarships. They are listed below.

Based on merit:

This scholarship is based on the result of exams conducted for students in institutions. These are reserved for students who score well in the exams.

Student specific:

This type of scholarships are offered to students who belong to economically backward family, particular religion. It is also offered on the basis of gender and medical history.

Career based:

This is one of the categories where in a student is awarded with scholarship if he is planning to build a career in fields that are in high demands.

Sports quota:

As the name only suggests, it is reserved for those students who have achieved heights in any of the sports.

 

The scholarships are awarded by government and also by private entities. Students willing to apply for scholarships by filling forms and submitting. Students can apply anytime during their levels of education.

 

Below listed are the schemes of scholarships offered by government.

Under Ministry of Human Resource and Development for North-Eastern Region scheme:

ISHAN UDAY – Special Scholarship Scheme For North Eastern Region

 

Under Minority scheme:

  • Pre Metric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities
  • Post Metric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities
  • Merit Cum Means Scholarship For Professional and Technical Courses CS

 

Under Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities scheme:

  • Pre-metric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
  • Post-metric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
  • Scholarships for Top Class Education for students with disabilities.

 

Under Social Justice & Empowerment scheme:

Top Class Education Scheme for SC Students

 

Under Ministry of Labour & Employment:

  • Post Metric Scheme For Award Of Scholarships Under Beedi Workers Welfare Fund
  • Post Metric Scheme For Award Of Scholarships Under Cine Workers Welfare Fund
  • Post Metric Scheme For Award Of Scholarships Under IOMC Workers Welfare Fund
  • Post Metric Scheme For Award Of Scholarships Under LSDM Workers Welfare Fund
  • Pre Metric Scheme For Award Of Scholarships Under Beedi Workers Welfare Fund
  • Pre Metric Scheme For Award Of Scholarships Under Cine Workers Welfare Fund
  • Pre Metric Scheme For Award Of Scholarships Under IOMC Workers Welfare Fund
  • Pre Metric Scheme For Award Of Scholarships Under LSDM Workers Welfare Fund

 

Under Ministry of Tribal Affairs:

National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST Students – Scholarship (Formally Top Class Education for Schedule Tribe Students)

 

Under School Education & Literacy scheme:

  • National Scheme of Incentive to Girls for Secondary Education(NSIGSE)
  • National Means Cum Merit Scholarship

 

Under Department of Higher Education:

CENTRAL SECTOR SCHEME OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

 

Under Welfare And Rehabilitation Board(WARB), Ministry of Home Affairs:

Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For Central Armed Police Forces And Assam Rifles

 

Under RPF/RPSF, Ministry of Railway:

Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For RPF/RPSF

 

Under University Grants Comission(UGC) – Ministry of Human Resource and Development(MHRD) scheme:

  • Free education for sports medal winners
  • PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child
  • PG Scholarship University Rank Holders
  • PG scholarship for SC/ST Students for Pursuing Professional courses
  • PG Scholarship for GATE/GPAT qualified students for pursuing ME/Mtech/Mpharm

 

Under UGC – Department of Higher Education scheme:

  • NET JRF (National Eligibility Test (NET) Junior Research Fellowship (JRF))
  • EMERITUS
  • Post-Doctoral – Fellowship for Women
  • BSR Doctoral – Fellowship in Sciences
  • DSRPDFHS (Dr. S. Radharkrishnan Post Doctoral Fellowship In Humanities And Social Sciences)
  • SVSGC (Swami Vivekananda Single Girl Child)
  • NER (North-Eastern Region)
  • NFOBC (National Fellowship For OBC)

 

Under UGC – Higher Education scheme:

  • Fellowship Schemes of AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education)
  • Fellowship Schemes of UGC
  • Kothari PDF in Sciences

 

Under UGC – Indian Statistical Institute, Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation scheme:

  • B Stat(Hons)/B Math(Hons)
  • M Stat/M Math/MS(QE)
  • M Tech (CS)/MTech (QROR)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Stat
  • JRF (Junior Research Fellowship)
  • SRF (Senior Research Fellowship)
  • Special Research fellowship

 

Under Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) – All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE):

  • PRAGATI SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR GIRLS (DEGREE) For Technical education
  • PRAGATI SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR GIRLS (DIPLOMA) For Technical education
  • SAKSHAM SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR DIFFERENLY ABLED STUDENTS (DEGREE) For Technical education
  • SAKSHAM SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR DIFFERENLY ABLED STUDENTS (DIPLOMA) For Technical education

 

Under State scheme:

Tripura

  • PRE-MATRIC ST SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES
  • POST-MATRIC ST SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES
  • POST-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR SC STUDENTS TRIPURA
  • POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR OBC STUDENTS TRIPURA

Karnataka

  • CENTRALLY SPONSORED SCHEME OF PRE-MATRIC(IX & X) SCHOLARSHIP FOR SCHEDULED TRIBE STUDENTS-KARNATAKA
  • POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP (PMS) FOR ST STUDENTS-KARNATAKA

Meghalaya

  • UMBRELLA SCHEME FOR EDUCATION OF ST CHILDREN – PRE-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP (CLASS IX & X) FOR ST STUDENTS – MEGHALAYA
  • UMBRELLA SCHEME FOR EDUCATION OF ST CHILDREN – POST-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP (PMS) FOR ST STUDENTS – MEGHALAYA

Arunachal Pradesh

  • Pre Matric Scholarship for needy ST Students of Class IX & X
  • Post Matric Scholarship(PMS) for ST Students