SCHOLARSHIPS IN INDIA – MEANS-BASED SCHOLARSHIPS

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Scholarships are also broadly categorized into means-based scholarships which are disbursed to students after considering their financial need. Yes, there are some scholarships in India that are specifically intended for students coming from economically backward classes. The major factor that determines whether or not a student is eligible for such scholarships is the annual family income of the family.

Explore some of the most popular means-based scholarships in the list provided below. This list can give you an awareness of what are the scholarships that fulfil your financial need in pursuit of education.

List of means-based scholarships in India

S.No.Scholarship NameApplicable ForApplication Period*
1.        Pre-Matric Scholarships Scheme for MinoritiesStudents of class 1st to 10thAugust to September
2.        Post Matric Scholarships Scheme for MinoritiesStudents of Class 11th to PhDAugust to September
3.HDFC Educational Crisis ScholarshipStudents of class 6 to 12 / undergraduates/ postgraduatesJune to August
4.Financial Assistance for Education of the Wards of Beedi/Cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers – Pre-MatricStudents of class 1st to 10thAugust to October
5.Financial Assistance for Education of the Wards of Beedi/Cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers – Post-MatricClass 11th to post-graduation including diplomaAugust to October
6.Dr. Ambedkar Post Matric Scholarship for Economically Backward Classes (EBC), TripuraClass 11th to post-graduationNovember to January
7.National Overseas Scholarship for SC StudentsSC, Denotified Nomadic and Semi-Nomadic Tribes, Landless Agricultural Labourers and Traditional ArtisansApril to May
8.AMP Higher Education Scholarship FundMuslim students pursuing graduationMay to July
9.SHDF ScholarshipsStudents pursuing diploma, degree or postgraduate degreeJune to August
10.INSEAD Deepak & Sunita Gupta Endowed ScholarshipsMBA applicantsJune to August
11.IDFC First MBA Scholarship1st year MBA Students (India)July
12.The G.S.B ScholarshipStudents from class 5 to graduate levelJuly to October
13.Azim Premji University Undergraduate ScholarshipBachelor’s degree applicantsMarch to April
14.Nurturing Talent ProgrammeClass 5th passed studentsFebruary to April
15.Joining Hands Higher Education Scholarship ProgramUndergraduate and postgraduate applicantsMarch to April
16.Padala Charitable Trust ScholarshipClass 11th, 12th, diploma and graduate studentsMarch to May
17.Kind Circle Meritorious ScholarshipStudents studying in Class 9 to 12, Graduation or Vocational programs (all years)January to March
18.Jauhar National FellowshipMuslim minority students (UG and PG)September to November
19.Harvard Need Blind ScholarshipUndergraduates of Harvard UniversityDecember to February
20.AICTE-Saksham Scholarship SchemeDifferently-abled studentsOctober to December
21.Loan for Professional/Educational/Training Courses to Disabled PersonsCandidates with 40% or more disabilityRuns all through the year
22.Dr. Radha Krishnan Scholarship, HP Board of School EducationClass 10th/12th passed studentsDecember to January
23.Medley Pharma ScholarshipClass 10th passed onwardsOctober to December
24.Sindhutai Sapakal Scheme for Educating Orphans and Children with Special NeedsClass 1st to post-graduationOctober to December
25.Sitaram Jindal Foundation ScholarshipClass 11th to post-graduationRuns all through the year

*The application duration stated is tentative which may also change on the discretion of the scholarship providing authorities.

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