20,000 scholarships (govt of India) for Minority students

Posted on September 10, 2007



Form for Students:   http://minorityaffairs.gov.in/scholarships/form_student.pdf

Merit-cum-Means Scholarship Scheme for Minority Communities Students

The objective of the Scheme is to provide financial assistance to the poor and meritorious students belonging to minority communities to enable them to pursue professional and technical courses.

Scope:These scholarships are available for studies in India only and will be awarded through an Agency designated by the State Government/UT Administration for this purpose.

Number of scholarships:

Every year, 20000 scholarships will be distributed among the students of minority communities throughout the country. For more information about how the scholarships will be distributed by state and by minority designation, what the conditions for scholarship are, and how to apply, please click here.