Merit-cum-Means Scholarship Scheme for Minorities (MOMA)

Eligibility: Students who get admission to a college to pursue technical/professional courses, on the basis of a competitive examination. Must have a minimum of 50 per cent marks at higher secondary/graduation level. The annual family income should not exceed Rs. 2.5 lakh

Description: To provide financial assistance to poor and meritorious students belonging to minority communities to enable them to pursue professional and technical courses.

Application: Online

Prizes & Rewards: Rs. 25,000 to 30,000 annually

Deadline: September 30

Website: http://www.minorityaffairs.gov.in/scholarship

Maulana Azad National Scholarship for Minority Girls-2014

Eligibility: Girl students belonging to national minorities, (Muslims, Christians, Buddhists, Sikhs, Parsis), who scored minimum 55 per cent marks (in aggregate) in Class X. Family income should be less than Rs. 1, 00,000. Confirmed admission in Class XI.

Application: By post, through school

Prizes & Rewards: Rs. 12,000 in two instalments of Rs. 6,000 each for school/college fee

Deadline: September 30

Website: http://maef.nic.in/index.aspx

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