New Scholarships worth Rs. 24 lacs for 3 K.C. Mahindra Fellows
The trustees of K. C. Mahindra Education Trust offer interest-free loan scholarships to Indian nationals for post-graduate studies abroad in various fields. Applications are invited for the K. C. Mahindra Scholarships for Post-Graduate Studies Abroad for the year 2011.
The Trust has introduced new scholarships worth Rs. 4 lacs for 3 top K. C. Mahindra Fellows. The maximum amount for this scholarship will be Rs. 8 lacs per student and the minimum amount will be Rs. 5 lacs per student. For the rest of the students the maximum amount for scholarship will be Rs. 95,000.
Applicants for these scholarships are required to satisfy the following conditions:
Х They must possess a FIRST CLASS degree or an equivalent diploma of the same standard from a recognised Indian university
Х They must have secured admission or have applied for admission in reputable foreign universities for courses commencing from September, 2011 but not later than February, 2012
Candidates studying in the FINAL YEAR of the degree or diploma courses are also eligible to apply provided they produce their Final Year Certificate before end of June, 2011.
Application forms can be collected from K.C. Mahindra Education Trust, Cecil Court, 3rd Floor, Near Regal Cinema, Mahakavi Bhushan Marg, Mumbai – 400 001, or downloaded from http://www.nanhikali.org/aboutus/grant_scholarships.aspx and submit in the prescribed format. Prescribed application forms duly filled in by the applicants together with necessary enclosures must reach the Trust Office before 31st March, 2011.
The final interview of the candidates will take place in the month of July, 2011. The interview date will be intimated to the selected candidates by the end of May, 2011.
For more details log on to www.nanhikali.org/aboutus/grant_scholarships.aspx
Application Form: PDF Link
January 29, 2011 12:35 am
LOAN & not scholarship
Currently the maximum amount awarded per scholarship is Rs. 95,000/. From last year, KCMET has also announced the KC Mahindra Fellows Fund where the 3 most deserving candidates selected for the above mentioned scholarship are awarded an interest free loan scholarship ranging from Rs 5 to Rs 8 lacs, based on merit and need.