LIC Golden Jubilee Scholarship-2013
Eligibility: Classes X and XII pass. Students interested in Medicine, Engineering, Diploma and Graduation in any discipline. Students studying vocational courses in Industrial Training Institutes. Family income should not exceed` Rs. 1,00,000 per annum.
Description: To award scholarships to meritorious students belonging to economically weaker families so as to provide them better opportunities for higher education and thus enhance their employability.
Prizes & Rewards: Rs. 10,000 annually for the entire duration of the course subject
Deadline: August 31. No application fee
National Level Science Talent Search Examination (NSTSE)-2014
Eligibility: Class II to X, XI and XII (PCM/PCB) students
Description: NSTSE measures how well a student has understood concepts and gives detailed feedback on the same, to help them improve.
Exam for Maths, GK, Science.
Exam fee: Rs. 150 - 200. Exam date: February 2.
Application: Online, By post
Prizes & Rewards: Cash prize, gifts
Deadline: September 27
Sophia Merit Scholarships India 2013-14
Eligibility: Class XII-passed students, who are pursuing bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Medicine in a recognised college or university in India. Should have secured admission on merit.
Description: Dedicated to improving the lives of deserving and financially disadvantaged families through the gift of education.
Application: Download application form from site and send it by post to T. Sivasubramanian, Sophia Merit Scholarships, 11/6, First Floor, Fourth Street, Padmanabha Nagar, Adyar, Chennai 600020. No Application fee.
Prizes & Rewards: Cover tuition, boarding and lodging costs for the entire length of the degree programme.
Deadline: September 15.