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 # Vivaan 2019-07-01
Hii , I am from Jajpur,Can anyone tell me about complete selection procedure about IITs and NITs and at which time exams for these are conducted?
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0 # Mukesh 2019-07-02
Hello, good to see that you are from Jajpur, for IITs and NITs, you have to give entrance exam, For NITs JEE Main is the entrance exam and for IITs JEE Advanced is the entrance exam
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0 # Aarush 2019-06-03
Hii, plz suggest me What higher studies options are available after completion of MBBS in Kanchipuram?
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0 # Shruti 2019-06-04
On completion of MBBS, for being specialised in a specific field, candidate will have to take up MD or MS course in Kanchipuram with appropriate specialization.
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0 # Tushar Older than three months
Hi, I want to know the type of questions asked in CAT Written test, also tell me is there any good MBA college in Ballia
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
There are three type of questions in CAT exam i.e. quantitative aptitude, data interpretation and verbal and reading comprehension, there are various MBA colleges in Ballia- Oracle Institute of Management & Information Technology
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0 # Priyansh Older than three months
Hello, i want to get admission in best B.tech college in Jashpur, Also suggest me about the Various streams of B.tech
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
Hello Sir, Thankyou for your comment. Please visit Engineering in Jashpur for best B.tech colleges in Jashpur, Hope you will get best college from the list, Also various major streams in B.tech are Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, Civil, Computer Science etc.
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0 # Aarav Older than three months
Hii, I am from Ramanathapuram 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 Ramanathapuram 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 # Aarush Older than three months
Hi, I want to know the type of questions asked in CAT Written test, also tell me is there any good MBA college in Malappruam
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0 # Mukesh Older than three months
There are three type of questions in CAT exam i.e. quantitative aptitude, data interpretation and verbal and reading comprehension, there are various MBA colleges in Malappruam- Mes College of Engineering ; University of Calicut ; Muslim Educational Society of Engineering ; Vedavyasa Institute Of Technology,
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0 # Jayesh Older than three months
Hii, I am from Cachar, plz tell me What is the difference between NEET and AIPMT for MBBS Admission?
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
Both NEET and AIPMT are conducted for admission to MBBS and BDS Courses, NEET is national level test, while AIPMT is conducted by CBSE for admission to these courses in government medical and dental colleges of all places including Cachar
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0 # Lakshay Older than three months
Hello, I am from Murshidabad, plz tell me Is there an any degree equivalent to MBA and of same weightage in terms of placement
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
Hii, PGDM is equivalent to MBA, you can do PGDM from any good college of Murshidabad, so you can get placement easily
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0 # Rohan Older than three months
Hii, I am from Jammu, plz tell me Is there any provision that one can pursue any other management degree or diploma in IIMs without appearing for any entrance test ?
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0 # Jagan Older than three months
No, for getting admission in IIMs for management course, you should have to clear entrance exam, but there are many other MBA colleges in Jammu where without entrance you can take admission
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0 # Harikiran Older than three months
Hii, I am from Ajmer, plz tell me Do all the IIMs provide a degree or Diploma?
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0 # Jagan Older than three months
Hello, good to see that you are from Ajmer, The IIMs provide a diploma certificate at the completion of the course.
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