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Last Updated: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 09:30

Sitaram Jindal Foundation Scholarships for pursuing diploma undergraduate and postgraduate degree in India.

  • Category A - Below Poverty Line (BPL)students. Girl students belonging to BPL families studying in class IX to XII in a government and government aided schools. Students belonging to BPL families studying in graduation and post graduation courses as mentioned below in Category ‘C’.
  • Category B - ITI students studying in government and private ITIs in courses/ trades as per Annexure-III courses of duration, one year or two year shall only be eligible. Minimum percentage of marks in previous examination should be 50%. Further, students staying in hostel shall be paid extra in addition to scholarship.
  • Category C - General Students who have secured 70% or above in the case of girls and 75% or above in the case of boys in their last/ qualifying examination including class X and XII in respect of students from Karnataka and West Bengal. However, for students other than Karnataka and West Bengal the percentage of marks is minimum 60% in respect of girls and minimum 70% in respect of boys.
  • Students whose entire family income from all sources is less than Rs 2.00 lakhs p.a. shall be eligible.
  • Scholarship shall be discontinued after the student crosses the age of 30.
  • Only those who study in reputed colleges on regular basis, affiliated to university of repute – UGC are eligible.

    Tenure of the scholarship: All scholarships will be given in installments covering a period of six months at a time, irrespective of the amount involved. For courses of just nine months duration, the scholarship shall be given in a single consolidated installment.

    How to apply: The mode of applying is by post


    Application deadline: Open throughout the year

    — Anuradha Prabhudesai, Disha Counselling Centre

  • First Published: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 09:30

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