Jawahar Lal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarship

Description: The scholarships are available to students for Ph.D. study in India in many science streams such as physical, chemical, mathematical, biological, computer, engineering.

Eligibility: Applicant should have a minimum 60 per cent marks in the post-graduate degree and must be registered/admitted for Ph.D. programme. The applicant should have a valid GATE /NET score.

Application: By Post

Prizes & Rewards: Maintenance allowance including tuition fee — Rs.12,000 per month for two years. Annual contingency expenses of Rs. 15,000 per annum.

Deadline: May 31

International Essay Contest for Young People

Description: This annual essay contest is organised by The Goi Peace Foundation and UNESCO. . The theme of the essay is “My Role as a Citizen of Earth.”

Eligibility: Anyone up to 25 years old in two categories:

Children (up to 14 years) and Youth (15 – 25 years)

Application: By post, online

Prizes & Rewards: Cash Prize upto US$950, certificates and gifts.

Deadline: June 15

Dr. Ambedkar Foundation National Essay Competition

Description: The aim of this essay competition is to encourage writing on fundamental social issues among students.

Eligibility: Two categories: Class IX to XII for school students and college students

Application: By post

Prizes & Rewards: Cash prize up to Rs. 1 lakh

Deadline: June 30

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