UK govt increases scholarships to attract Indian students

UK govt increases scholarships to attract Indian students

The number of Indian students has decreased in the last few years in the UK following a clamp down on bogus colleges, but the British government is wooing students by increasing scholarships, a British High Commission official said on Friday.

Maharashtra: Income limit for scholarship to minority students raised

The Maharashtra government on Tuesday increased the annual income limit for scholarships to students belonging to minority communities from Rs 2.5 lakh to Rs six lakh.

Online scholarship to SC/ST students after self-verification: Rajasthan government

The Rajasthan government Friday announced in the Assembly that educational scholarships to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST) students would be provided online after self-verification to reduce pendency of scholarships.

Students eligible for scholarships irrespective of Aadhaar card

Beneficiaries, who are eligible for scholarships of the Ministry of Social Justice, will not suffer due to absence of Aadhaar cards, the Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Arunachal students to get scholarships by direct bank transfer

Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram on Tuesday said that post-matric scholarship to the tribal students of Arunachal would be directly transferred to their accounts.

Australian government scholarship for 60 Indians

Australian government scholarship for 60 Indians

The Australian government Thursday awarded 60 scholarships to Indian scholars to undertake study and research in the country.

Learning with values

Academic programmes, scholarships and ground breaking research with a tinge of spiritual learning is what universities run by spiritual gurus offer. Prachi Rege takes a quick peek at the campuses that aim to create graduates with a conscience.

Career in sports

Did you know that your favourite sport could lead you to a successful career path? Gauri Rane finds out why despite being popular in India sports has found few takers.

PM stresses on critical importance of investing in education

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said his government has widened educational opportunities with the launch of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan and scholarships for the underprivileged and girl child.

Punjab govt releases Rs 280.81 crore for scholarships

The Punjab government has released Rs 280.81 crore for scholarships for scheduled castes students studying in degree courses, medical education, engineering courses and diploma and certificate courses.

Schol Call

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

Scholarship for SAARC nations' finmin, central bank officials

The Reserve Bank of India Tuesday announced a scholarship scheme for higher studies in economics for officials from central banks and Finance Ministries of SAARC nations.

London School of Economics offers scholarships to 50 Indians

The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) has announced 50 new scholarships for post-graduate Indian students as part of Briton`s efforts to enhance bilateral cooperation.

Rs 45 crore disbursed as scholarships in J&K

The Jammu and Kashmir government has distributed over Rs 45 crore as scholarships among 1.75 lakh students during the current financial year.

Monthly scholarships for economically backward students

Economically backward talented students will now get a monthly scholarship of Rs 500 for higher and technical education in Rajasthan.

Pakistani scholarships for 600 Afghan students

Pakistan has been offering fully funded scholarships since 2009, the Daily Times reported.

Orissa: Scholarships for children of disabled

Orissa government has decided to provide monthly scholarship to the children of disable persons with annual family income of below Rs 50,000.

Scholarships, free education for wards of J&K cops

Jammu and Kashmir Police said it is providing scholarships and free education to children of its personnel as part of the welfare measures
taken for them.

Need more scholarships for disabled persons: Par Committee

A Parliamentary committee has pulled up the social justice and empowerment ministry for inadequate number of scholarships for disabled persons across the country and asked it to introduce more such benefits.

Pak univ announces scholarships for Afghan students

An university in northwest
Pakistan announced scholarships for Afghan students.