Scholarships: Types, Tips to Get

Scholarships: Types, Tips to Get

Scholarships

 

Scholarship - Definition

A type of financial aid, in the form of a grant that does not have to be repaid by the recipient. Scholarships are most often given to students for one of two reasons: achievement in academics or other areas, or financial need.

Types of Scholarships:

  1. a. Merit-based:

    These awards are based on a student's academic, artistic, athletic or other abilities, and often factor in an applicant's extracurricular activities and community service record. The most common merit-based scholarships, awarded by either private organizations or directly by a student's intended college, recognize academic achievement or high scores on standardized tests. Most such merit-based scholarships are paid directly by the institution the student attends, rather than issued directly to the student.

Criteria: - For General Mass, Percentage Range- 70 % onwards (in 12th or Graduation)

  1. b. Need-based:

    These awards are based on the student and family's financial record. Private need-based scholarships also require the certificates of Education Persuaded earlier, which calculates a student's financial & eligibility for Scholarship in terms of ability for study.

Criteria: For the Income Range between 1 lac-2 lac per annum.

Student-specific:

These are scholarships for which applicants must initially qualify based upon gender, race, religion, family and medical history, or many other student-specific factors. Minority scholarships are the most common awards in this category

Criteria: SC/ST/OBC Based Scholarships.

Scholarships by respective Religion/Caste Organizations like Hindu/Muslim/ Sikh/ Jain/ Persian communities

Career-specific:

These are scholarships a college or university awards to students who plan to pursue a specific field of study.

Criteria: Subject-Based Scholarships

Those careers come into this category, which is not far popular, but their demands in the nation are very high. Also, if the Student is willing to work in the high- need community/nation/industry like Science Research, Medicine Research etc

College-specific:

College-specific scholarships are offered by individual colleges and universities to highly qualified applicants. These scholarships, given on the basis of academic and personal achievement, usually result in either a full-ride to the college or for a reduced rate of tuition.

Criteria: it is generally offered to the most brilliant student of the Respective College/  University.

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0 # Aarush 2017-11-13
hii, I am from Jamnagar, plz tell me what are the graduation options I can do in "medical field"
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0 # Pallavi 2017-11-14
Hello, good to see that you are from Jamnagar, in medical field, you can do MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS, etc.
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0 # Aarush 2017-10-16
Hii, I want to be a good doctor, plz suggest me the best MBBS colleges in Ganjam?
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0 # Mukesh 2017-10-17
Its good that you are interested in medical field, get good MBBS colleges in Ganjam are MKCG Medical College
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0 # Himmat 2017-09-09
Hello sir, I am 3rd year B.com student, I want to pursue MBA from Visakhapatnam,Please suggest top B-School over there.
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0 # Shruti 2017-09-10
Hello, after b.com, MBA will be the right career option, you can find here the list of good B-Schools in Visakhapatnam- MBA in Visakhapatnam
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0 # Aayush 2017-08-21
Hello Sir, May I know the specialisation in MBA and also suggest some good B-Schools in Ramanagara ?
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0 # Jagan 2017-08-22
There are various specialisation in MBA i.e. Marketing, Finance, Human Resource, etc, find some good MBA colleges Maharishi Institute Of Management, 29th K.m, Bangalore Mysore Road, Bheemanahalli, Bidadi-562109. Ramanagaram Dist.(08-09) ; Jnanavikasa Institute Of Technology
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0 # Priyansh 2017-08-21
Hello. I am from Janjgir-Champa, plz tell me What are the points to consider for selecting a B. Ed college?
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0 # Shruti 2017-08-22
You should consider the fee structure and if you consider doing this course from other place except Janjgir-Champa, you should consider hostel facilities, you shouldalso consider whether the subject in which you wish to continue this course is available in the college.
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0 # Rohan Older than three months
Hii, I am from Upper Subansiri, I would like to do B.Ed from distance, Is there any university that offers B. Ed through distance mode
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
Yes, many universities from across the country including Upper Subansiri offer this course through distance mode and the prestigious of them is IGNOU, Annamalai University to name a few.
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0 # Harikiran Older than three months
Hello Sir, May I know the specialisation in MBA and also suggest some good B-Schools in Bhagalpur ?
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
There are various specialisation in MBA i.e. Marketing, Finance, Human Resource, etc, find some good MBA colleges Sikkim Manipal University - Bhagalpur ; T.M. Bhagalpur University ; Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University
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0 # Rohan Older than three months
Hii, I am from Mahaboobnagar let me know, What is the need of NEET Phase II?
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
If a phase I test taker of Mahaboobnagar oe other places is not satisfied his/her performance in the test or if a candidate has missed out to apply for NEET, he/she can apply for phase 2 exam, It is a second chance provided to aspiring candidates.
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0 # Himmat Older than three months
Hii, I am from Chidambaranar, please tell me, Is a higher education in cancer a good choice after MBBS?
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
Yes, it is a good choice as there is a considerable increase in the demand for oncologist in India and also abroad, But, it is important that you should choose a good institution of Chidambaranar or any other place for doing your PG in Oncology
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0 # Rohan Older than three months
Hii, I am from Noida, please tell me, Is a higher education in cancer a good choice after MBBS?
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
Yes, it is a good choice as there is a considerable increase in the demand for oncologist in India and also abroad, But, it is important that you should choose a good institution of Noida or any other place for doing your PG in Oncology
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