The scholarship is a great opportunity for the deserving and needy students who cannot complete their education due to poor financial conditions.
These scholarships provide financial assistance to the students so, they too can complete their higher studies. Scholarships are offered by many Universities, Colleges and Organizations in India.
Below you will get to know the B.Sc. Scholarships that are offered in India. Students who want to pursue B.Sc. degree or are pursuing it can apply for these scholarships.
But before you apply for any B.Sc. Scholarship, you need to satisfy the eligibility criteria first.
You can check the list of all the B.Sc. Scholarships offered in India with details below.
Let’s check them out.
List of all the B.Sc. Scholarships 2018!
Below are the popular B.Sc. Scholarship List you can apply if you want to pursue the B.Sc. course. These scholarships will help the poor and needy students in completing their course.
Now let’s check out the details of B.Sc. Scholarship 2018.
|S.No.||B.Sc. Scholarship Name||Details|
|1.||INSPIRE Scholarship||Know More|
|2.||HDFC Educational Crisis Scholarship Support (ECSS)||Know More|
|3.||Promotion of Science Education (POSE) Scholarship||Know More|
|4.||Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)||Know More|
|5.||Dhirubhai Ambani Scholarship Programme||Know More|
|6.||Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access (FAEA) Scholarship||Know More|
|7.||Santoor Women’s Scholarship||Know More|
|8.||IGCAR Junior Research Fellowship||Know More|
|9.||Ajmal National Talent Search Examination||Know More|
|10.||JM Sethia Merit Scholarship Scheme||Know More|
|11.||Central Sector Scheme of National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST Students||Know More|
|12.||Post-matric Scholarship for Student with Disabilities||Know More|
1. INSPIRE Scholarship
For those who want to make their career in natural and basic sciences, INSPIRE (Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research) scholarship is the best one for you. It is offered to the students who want to pursue the UG & PG course in natural & basic sciences. This is one of the most popular B.Sc. Scholarship a student may apply for.
This B.Sc. Scholarship has three components:
Scheme for Early Attraction of Talent (SEATS).
Scholarship for Higher Education (SHE).
Assured Opportunity for Research Careers (AORC).
You can check the complete details for this scholarship here- INSPIRE Scholarship.
2. HDFC Educational Crisis Scholarship Support (ECSS)
The main aim of this B.Sc. Scholarship is to help the poor and needy students who are unable to complete their undergraduate and post-graduate courses.
To apply for this B.Sc. Scholarship 2018, candidates need to satisfy the below eligibility criteria first:
Students who are pursuing Under-graduate/Post-graduate Fulltime/Part-time Degree/ Diploma courses in colleges or universities recognized under UGC/AICTE/State/Central Government are eligible for this scholarship.
Students will get a maximum of Rs. 25,000/- per year as a scholarship. You can check the complete details for this Scholarship for B.Sc. Students here- Educational Crisis Scholarship Support.
3. Promotion of Science Education (POSE) Scholarship Scheme 2018-19
This B.Sc. Scholarship is for the students who have passed their class 12th in Science or completed their graduation in Science. It’s a merit-based scholarship that encourages students towards science education. This scholarship is offered by Haryana State Council for Science & Technology.
This scholarship for B.Sc. students need you to satisfy the following eligibility criteria:
1. Students must have taken admission to following courses in the year 2018:
3-year BSc/4-year BS or 5-year integrated MSc/MS program in basic and natural sciences at IIT, IISc, IISER, NISER, DAE-CBS or in any college/university in India.
2-year MSc program in basic and natural science.
2. For admission to UG degree, students must have passed class 10th and 12th from a school situated in Haryana with minimum 85% marks for Haryana Board School and 90% marks for other boards like CBSE/ICSE etc. in class 12th.
3. For admission to M.Sc. degree students must have passed class 10th, 12th and BSc/BA (BA for MSc Mathematics) from a school/college/university situated in Haryana with minimum 75% marks in BSc/BA.
The amount awarded in this scholarship is different for various courses. The minimum amount a student will get is Rs. 4000/- per month and the maximum amount is Rs. 22,000/- per month. Check complete details for this scholarship for B.Sc. students on the official website.
4. Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)
This B.Sc. Scholarship was initiated by Department of Science and Technology to help poor and deserving students to pursue basic science courses and research career in science. This is the scholarship for B.Sc. 1st year students only.
To apply for this scholarship, students need to first satisfy the following eligibility criteria:
Students studying in the 1st year of their graduation in Basic Science related course (BSc/BS/BStat/BMath). or, Integrated MSc, MS and have scored at least 60% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) in maths, physics, chemistry, biology in class 12th are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
Students in 1st to 3rd year of graduation will get Rs. 5000/- per month and an annual contingency grant of Rs. 20,000.
Students in 4th to 5th year of M.Sc. and Integrated course will get Rs. 7000/- per month and an annual contingency grant of Rs. 28,000.
You can check the details of this scholarship for B.Sc. 1st year students from here- KVPY.
5. Dhirubhai Ambani Scholarship Programme 2018
It’s a scholarship programme for the students who want to pursue the graduation degree in engineering, medical, science, law, pharmacy business management and other social sciences. This scholarship provides financial assistance to the needy and deserving students.
Students who have passed their Class 12th exam and are declared in the merit list of their state board or CBSE board are eligible for this B.Sc. Scholarship 2018.
Students will get a minimum amount of Rs. 36,000/- and the maximum amount of Rs. 40,000/- per year throughout the course.
6. Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access (FAEA) Scholarship
The objective of this scholarship is to provide help to the socially and economically poor students in completing their undergraduate study in Arts/Commerce/Science/Medical/Engineering and all the other fields.
Students must satisfy the following eligibility criteria to apply for this scholarship for B.Sc. Students:
Students must be an Indian and a permanent resident of India.
Students must have passed their Class 12th from a recognized Indian board.
This scholarship will provide financial aid for completion of undergraduate courses which includes tuition fee, maintenance allowance or hostel/mess charges and other allowances to cover travel, clothing and book purchase as per the norms.
For complete details, visit here- FAEA Scholarship.
7. Santoor Women’s Scholarship 2018
The Santoor Women Scholarship is offered by Wipro Consumer Care. This B.Sc. Scholarship financially helps the poor girls who wish to pursue higher education after their 12th Class. Every year it supports around 900 students across the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Telangana.
To apply for this B.Sc. Scholarship, students need to satisfy the following eligibility criteria:
Students must have completed their Class 10th in a local govt. school.
Must have completed their Class 12th in a government school/junior college in the academic year 2017-18.
Students must have enrolled for a full time recognized diploma/graduate program of a minimum three years beginning in 2018-19.
Students will get Rs. 24,000/- per year till they complete their graduation course. To check the complete details, you can visit here- Santoor Scholarship.
8. IGCAR Junior Research Fellowship
Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) offers Junior Research Fellowship for the candidates who want to do research in Physical, Chemical, Materials and Engineering Sciences.
Candidates must be in the final year/semester of M.Sc./B.E./B.Tech./B.S. or B.Sc. Engineering / B.Sc.[Tech] and have scored above 60% marks in their previous year/semester.
The selected candidates will get a stipend of Rs. 25,000/- per month. This fellowship will be provided for two years.
On continuation, this will be extended and upgraded to Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from 3rd year and will get a stipend of Rs. 28,000/- per month. For more details, you can visit here- IGCAR JRF.
9. Ajmal National Talent Search Examination
This is the popular talent search examination conducted in North East India. The main aim of this exam is to identify the extraordinary students and financially help them in their further education. It is conducted by Ajmal Foundation.
Students studying in III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI & XII and in 1st, 2nd, 3rd year of B. A./B.Sc./B. Com. and students studying Law, Engineering, Medical, Management and Computer Science are eligible for this scholarship test.
The scholarship amount in this program is different for each rank holder. So, if you want to check the complete details of this program, you need to visit here- ANTSE.
10. JM Sethia Merit Scholarship Scheme 2018
This B.Sc. Scholarship is for the students who are studying in Class 9th to 12th, graduation and post-graduation. The main aim of this scholarship is to help the poor and needy students to continue their higher education.
To apply for this B.Sc. Scholarship, students need to follow these eligibility criteria:
Students should have passed their examination in the current year and in first attempt only. Students passed in the previous year are not eligible for this scholarship.
Category A- For Class 9th & 10th Students: You have to secure at least 75% marks in Class 8th.
Category B- For Class 11th & 12th Students: You have to secure at least 75% marks in Class 10th.
Category C- Students in their graduation course have to secure at least 75% marks for Science/Commerce stream and 65% marks for Humanities/Arts stream in class 12th.
Category D- For post-graduation students, you have to secure at least 60% marks for Science & Commerce and 50% marks for Humanities and Arts in your graduation.
For Category A- 15 students will get Rs. 400 per month for 2 years.
For Category B- 15 students will get Rs. 500 per month for 2 years.
For Category C- 10 students will get Rs. 600 per month for 2 or 3 years.
For Category D- 10 students will get Rs. 700 per month for 2 or 3 years.
For more details, you can visit the official website.
11. Central Sector Scheme of National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST Students
This scholarship is offered to the meritorious ST students who want to pursue UG and PG Courses in Medical, Management, Engineering, Law etc.
Students need to satisfy the following eligibility criteria to apply for this scholarship:
ST students who have secured admission in the notified Institutions according to the norms prescribed by the respective Institutions will be eligible for the scholarship under the scheme.
Students can only join the list of Institutions identified by the Ministry.
Student’s family income should not exceed Rs. 6 lakh per year.
Once the student has taken the admission and started attending the classes only then she/he will get the scholarship.
The scholarship will be provided till the completion of the course but only as per the satisfactory performance of the student.
ST student will be awarded the following assistance:
Tuition Fees- Full tuition fees will be provided to the student.
Books & Stationary- Rs. 3000/- per annum.
Living Expenses- Rs. 2200/- per month.
Computer & Accessories- Rs. 45,000/- one time assistance.
For more details, you can visit here.
12. Post-matric Scholarship for Student with Disabilities
This scholarship is offered to the students with disabilities to continue their study in Class 11, 12, graduate and post-graduate level. All graduate and post-graduate degree/ diploma courses recognized by UGC/AICTE will be covered in this scholarship.
Students need to satisfy the following eligibility criteria to apply for this scholarship:
This scholarship will not be offered for the training courses like Aircraft Maintenance Engineer’s Courses and Private Pilot License Courses.
Students who have passed any higher examination are eligible for this scholarship.
Students who have pursued one level of education are studying at the same level in different subjects will not be eligible for this scholarship.
Students pursuing L.L.B/B.Ed./B.El.Ed. after pursuing B.A./B.Sc./B.E. are eligible for this scholarship.
Students pursuing two different courses simultaneously can apply for this scholarship for any one course.
Students studying in Class 11 of the Higher Secondary School courses of the 12 Class of the Multipurpose High School will not be eligible for this course.
Students after failing or passing the UG exams in Arts/Science/Commerce join the professional or technical certificate/diploma/degree courses will be eligible for this scholarship.
Students who pursue their course through correspondence are also eligible.
Employed students whose income combined with their parent’s income does not exceed the maximum prescribed income ceiling are eligible for this scholarship.
The scholarship offered is different for various level courses. So, we have only mentioned the scholarship amount for B.Sc. Course.
Scholarship amount includes the following:
1. For Hostellers: Rs. 950/- per month.
2. For Day Scholars: Rs. 650/- per month.
|S.No.||Type of Disability||Amount|
|1.||Visually Impaired||Rs. 4000/-|
|2.||Hearing Impaired||Rs. 2000/-|
|3.||Physically Disabled||Rs. 2000/-|
|4.||Intellectual Disabilities||Rs. 4000/-|
|5.||Other Disabilities||Rs. 2000/-|
Reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees: The maximum fee ceiling is Rs. 1.50 lakh per year.
Book Allowance: 150/- per year.
For complete details visit here.
These are the popular and best B.Sc. Scholarships that a student can apply for. Now you have a good knowledge of these scholarships so, you can easily apply for the best one for you.
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