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April 11, 2022 • 2:34 pm

List of 10 Popular BSc Scholarships Offered in India You Can Apply!

 

The scholarship is a great opportunity for deserving and needy students who cannot complete their education due to poor financial conditions. Scholarships are offered by many Universities, Colleges, and Organizations in India.

These scholarships provide financial assistance to the students so that they can complete their higher studies.

Below, you will get to know the BSc Scholarships offered in India. Students who want to pursue a BSc degree or are pursuing it can apply for these scholarships.

But before applying for any BSc Scholarship, you need to satisfy the eligibility criteria first.

You can check the list of all the BSc Scholarships offered in India with details below.

Let’s check them out.

 

 

List of all the BSc Scholarships 2022!

 

Below are the popular BSc Scholarship List you can apply if you want to pursue the BSc course. These scholarships will help poor and needy students in completing their studies.

After completing the course, students will be eligible to take MSc entrance exams like GSAT and MCAER CET Exam. Also, Know About IIT JAM,  which is conducted for admission to MSc Courses.

Now let’s check out the details of the BSc Scholarship.

 

S.No.

BSc Scholarship Name

Details

1.

INSPIRE Scholarship

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2.

HDFC Educational Crisis Scholarship Support (ECSS)

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3.

Promotion of Science Education (POSE) Scholarship

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4.

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)

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5.

Dhirubhai Ambani Scholarship Programme

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6.

Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access (FAEA) Scholarship

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7.

Santoor Women's Scholarship

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8.

IGCAR Junior Research Fellowship

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9.

Ajmal National Talent Search Examination

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10.

JM Sethia Merit Scholarship Scheme

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11.

Central Sector Scheme of National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST Students

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12.

Post-matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

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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 UG & PG courses in natural & basic sciences. It is one of the most popular BSc Scholarships a student may apply for.

This BSc 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 BSc Scholarship is to help the poor and needy students who are unable to complete their graduation and post-graduation courses.

 

Eligibility Criteria

To apply for this BSc Scholarship, candidates need to satisfy the below eligibility criteria first:

Students pursuing Under-graduate/Post-graduate Full-time/Part-time Degree/ Diploma courses in colleges or universities recognized under UGC/AICTE/State/Central Government are eligible for this scholarship.

 

Scholarship Awarded

Students will get a maximum of Rs. 25,000/- per year as a scholarship. 

 

 

3. Promotion of Science Education (POSE) Scholarship Scheme

 

This BSc Scholarship is for the students who have passed their class 12th in science or completed their graduation in science. It is a merit-based scholarship that encourages students toward science education. Haryana State Council offers this scholarship for Science & Technology.

 

Eligibility Criteria

This scholarship for BSc students needs you to satisfy the following eligibility criteria:

1. Sudents must have taken admission to the following courses in the year 2022:

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 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 a minimum of 85% marks for Haryana Board School and 90% marks for other boards like CBSE/ICSE, etc. in class 12th.

3. For admission to an MSc degree, students must have passed class 10th, 12th, and BSc/BA (BA for MSc Mathematics) from a school/college/university situated in Haryana with a minimum of 75% marks BSc/BA.

 

Scholarship Awarded

The amount awarded in this scholarship is different for various courses. A student's minimum amount is Rs. 4000/- per month, and the maximum amount is Rs. 22,000/- per month. Check complete details for this scholarship for BSc students on the official website.

 

 

4. Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)

 

This BSc Department of Science and Technology initiated scholarships to help poor and deserving students to pursue basic science courses and research career in science.  This is the scholarship for BSc 1st-year students only.

 

Eligibility Criteria

To apply for this scholarship, students need first to 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.

 

Scholarship Awarded

Students in the 1st to 3rd year of graduation will get Rs. 5000/- per month and an annual contingency grant of Rs. 20,000.

Students in the 4th to 5th year of MSc and Integrated course will get Rs. 7000/- per month and an annual contingency grant of Rs. 28,000.

You can check this scholarship's details for BSc 1st-year students from here- KVPY.

 

 

5. Dhirubhai Ambani Scholarship Programme

 

It’s a scholarship programme for students who want to pursue graduation in engineering, medical, science, law, pharmacy, business management, and other social sciences. This scholarship provides financial assistance to needy and deserving students.

 

Eligibility Criteria

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 BSc Scholarship.

 

Scholarship Awarded

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

 

This scholarship aims to help socially and economically poor students complete their undergraduate studies in Arts/Commerce/Science/Medical/Engineering and all the other fields.

 

Eligibility Criteria

Students must satisfy the following eligibility criteria to apply for this scholarship for BSc Students:

Students must be Indian and permanent residents of India.

Students must have passed their Class 12th from a recognized Indian board.

 

Scholarship Awarded

This scholarship will provide financial aid for completing undergraduate courses, including 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

 

Wipro Consumer Care offers the Santoor Women Scholarship. This BSc Scholarship financially helps the poor girls who wish to pursue higher education after their 12th Class. It supports around 900 students across Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Telangana.

 

Eligibility Criteria

To apply for this BSc 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 2021-22.

Students must have enrolled for a full-time recognized diploma/graduate program of a minimum three years beginning in 2022-23.

 

Scholarship Awarded

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 candidates who want to do research in Physical, Chemical, Materials, and Engineering Sciences.

 

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must be in the final year/semester of MSc/BE/BTech /BS or BSc Engineering / BSc [Tech] and have scored above 60% marks in their previous year/semester.

 

Scholarship Awarded

The selected candidates will get a stipend of Rs. 25,000/- per month. This fellowship will be provided for two years.

This will be extended and upgraded to Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from the 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. It is conducted by Ajmal Foundation. The main aim of this exam is to identify extraordinary students and financially help them in their further education.

 

Eligibility Criteria

Students studying from 3rd to 12th class and in any year of BA/BSc/BCom and students studying Law, Engineering, Medical, Management, and Computer Science are eligible for this scholarship test.

 

Scholarship Awarded

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

 

This BSc scholarship is for students who are studying in Class 9th to 12th, graduation, and post-graduation. The main aim of this scholarship is to help poor and needy students to continue their higher education.

 

Eligibility Criteria

To apply for this BSc Scholarship, students need to follow these eligibility criteria:

Students should have passed their examination in the current year and only in the first attempt. Students passed in the previous year are not eligible for this scholarship.

Category A- For Class 9th & 10th Students: You must secure at least 75% marks in Class 8th.

Category B- For Class 11th & 12th Students: You must secure at least 75% marks in Class 10th.

Category C- Students in their graduation course must 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.

 

Scholarship Awarded

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 meritorious ST students who want to pursue UG and PG Courses in Medical, Management, Engineering, Law, etc.

 

Eligibility Criteria

Students need to satisfy the following eligibility criteria to apply for this scholarship:

According to the respective institutions ' norms, ST students who have secured admission in the notified 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, they will get the scholarship. The scholarship will be provided until the completion of the course but only as per the student's satisfactory performance.

 

Scholarship Awarded

ST students 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.

 

 

12. Post-matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

 

This scholarship is offered to students with disabilities to continue their studies in Class 11, 12, graduate, and post-graduate levels. All graduate and post-graduate degree/ diploma courses recognized by UGC/AICTE will be covered in this scholarship.

 

Eligibility Criteria

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 and are studying at the same level in different subjects will not be eligible for this scholarship.

Students pursuing LLB/BEd/BElEd after pursuing B.A./BSc/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 or 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.

 

Scholarship Awarded

The scholarship offered is different for various level courses. So, we have only mentioned the scholarship amount for BSc Course.

The scholarship amount includes the following:

 

Maintenance Allowance:

1. For Hostellers: Rs. 950/- per month.

2. For Day Scholars: Rs. 650/- per month.

 

Disability Allowance:

 

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 BSc Scholarships for which a student can apply. Now you have a good knowledge of these scholarships to apply for the best one for you.

Also, share this with your friends as well as your relatives. This will also help them in completing their course.

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