Scholarships in India and Abroad

Tuesday, 29. December 2009


Introduction:

The development and growth of a economically backward country like India depends on the number of students who acquire higher education by way of post-graduate degrees and doctoral/fellowship programs in specialized fields of knowledge. The percentage of students who enroll for such courses is very meager due to lack of financial support to bear the cost of education.

The answer to this dilemma is for bright students to research and find out about the various free Scholarship programs that are available in India and abroad.


Scholarships:

Different scholarships in India and abroad are available. It is important for the students to go through the details of the scholarships. Some of these are listed below:-

  • Arena Animation. Has started the Kala Srishti Scholarships program. This is a special scholarship program offered at all the Arena centers in Kolkata, Bardhaman, Siliguri, Patna, Bokaro, Jamshedpur, Dhanbad.
  • The Nehru Centenary British Fellowships. Are offered by the British Government in collaboration with the External Scholarship Division, Ministry of Human Resource and Development.
  • Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS) Malcom and Elizabeth Adiseshiah Doctoral Fellowship. To impart required training and opportunities for scholars with exceptional talent.
  • The Jamia Millia Islamia JBT Scholarship is awarded by the Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi.
  • Denmark Govt. Scholarships from External Scholarship Division, MHRD, India.
  • Homi Bhabha Center for Science Education Scholarships.
  • ONGC Scholarships for SC/ST Students.
  • Shastri Indo-Canadian Fellowships.

Conclusion:

There are many more scholarships available which should be researched on the Internet

to obtain full details.