Trust Fund scholarships

Description: To provide financial assistance to differently-abled students to enable them to pursue professional or technical courses from recognised institutes and get employed/self-employed.

Eligibility: Full-time or correspondence courses. Annual family income should not exceed Rs. 3,00,000.

Application: Online, post

Prizes & Rewards: Rs. 31,000 (Graduation), Rs. 40,000 (Post Graduation) and equipment cost


GREAT Scholarship at University of Strathclyde U.K. -2014

Description: An India and British Council initiative, to offer awards to students of outstanding academic calibre from India.

Eligibility: For PG Courses in various courses such as business and management, marketing, hospitality & tourism, biotechnology, mobile systems, advanced software, mechanical engineering, sustainable engineering, biomedical engineering , etc.

Application: By email

Prizes & Rewards: £3000 towards tuition fees

Deadline: May 31


Young India Fellowship (YIF) 2014-15

Description: One-year residential programme to develop committed change agents for India through a multi-disciplinary programme guided by eminent leaders and scholars.

Eligibility: Open to all undergraduate or postgraduates under 28 years with no more than three years of work experience

Application: By post, online

Prizes & Rewards: 100 fellows, national recognition, certificate, learning experience, lifetime access to network of mentors, sponsors and peers, consideration to pursue a master’s or PhD at UPenn & Ashoka University.

Deadline: March 31