IELTS Scholarships Award 2014

Description: The objective is to support Indian students intending to study in an English-speaking country.

Eligibility: Candidate must have taken the IELTS test recently and scored at least 6.0. Also he/she should have an offer-letter for UG/PG programme outside India.

Application: Online

Prizes & Rewards: Eight awards of Rs. 3,00,000 each towards the cost of tuition fees.

Deadline: June 30

SBI Youth for India Fellowship

Description: This is managed by the State Bank of India. The objective is to provide an opportunity for educated Indian youth to touch lives and create positive change at the grass-roots level in rural India.

Eligibility: Young professionals and fresh graduates between 21 and 32 years of age.

Application: Online

Prizes & Rewards: Monthly allowance of Rs. 14,000, travel and medical cover.

Deadline: June 30

Akosha Consumer Law Fellowship

Description: This is for undergraduates, graduates and professionals from the legal field to work towards improving consumer awareness and on bringing the details of Consumer Law to the masses.

Eligibility: B.A. LL.B. or LL.M. from a top law school in India; age not more than 28 years.

Application: Online

Prizes & Rewards: A stipend of Rs.40,000 per month for one year and travel allowance.

Deadline: June 7

Post Doctoral Fellowship KSCSTE, Thiruvananthapuram

Description: To motivate PhD holders to pursue research and to develop a career as scientists, Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE), Thiruvananthapuram, announces admission to postdoctoral fellowship (PDF) for full time research work.

Eligibility: Candidate should be a Keralite by birth / domicile and should possess a Ph.D degree at the time of application; age not more than 40 years.

Application: By post

Prizes & Rewards: Ten fellowships of Rs. 25,000 for two years. Annual contingent grant of Rs 50,000 and 10 per cent HRA.

Deadline: May 31