Scholarships are the financial aid, which does not repay by the recipient. There is various type of scholarships like merit-based, career-specific, need-based, college-specific, and more. Some NGO also provides scholarship to students. NGO provide the scholarship to those students who face financial issue to continue their studies. They mostly help to needy and poor people to motivate them towards their career. Here is the list of NGOs provide the scholarship to students, some of them to Indian Muslims exclusively, for getting complete details, please contact them directly.
Aamir Mustafa Kidwai Trust
Contact Person: Mrs Aziza Kidwai
B-28, West End Colony, New Delhi - 110021; Tel. 011-24670009, Mob: 09868679107
Scheme: Financial assistance & scholarships for pursuing higher studies to needy and meritorious persons belonging to educationally backwards minorities.
All India Talent Identification And Promotion Trust
#7, SRK Garden, Jayanagar (E), Bangalore-41 Tel. 080-56969672, 6646861
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com Web: www.aitipt.org
Apex Life Scholarship, The
The Coordinator (SCI Deptt.)
APEX Life International, No. 250, First Floor,
Sant Nagar, East of Kailash, New Delhi - 110065
APEX Life Scholarships for the school and college students for higher
studies in India and overseas.
Assam Government Scholarships
Contact: Deputy Secretary, Government of Assam, Education Department (CTM), Kahalipara, Assam
Study programme: Postgraduate study
Applicant profile: Residents of Assam
Distt. Madhubani, Bihar 847211
B. D. GOENKA FOUNDATION
Address: Express Building,
Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg,New Delhi - 110002
Scholarship for Photography & Journalism
Amount covers Rs 1,00,000/- each and a Citation
The Barakat Trust (UK)
The Oriental Institute, The University of Oxford
Oxford OX1 2LG , Tel: 00 44 (0) 1865 278069
Fax: 00 44 (0) 1865 278228, http://www.barakat.org/grants.php
Basic Research, Education And Development (BREAD)
Invites applications for financial aid from the students who had excelled in public exams, but could not afford to study further.
During the year 2004-05, BREAD will offer scholarships in science and technology: Engineering, Computer Science, Medicine, Veterinary Science, Agriculture, Pharmacy, Polytechnics, Mathematics and Sciences.
BREAD and North South Foundation (NSF) have awarded over 2,000 Scholarships over the years.
The eligibility criteria include: a family income of less than Rs,38,000
(Rs.26,000 in rural areas) ; top five percent ranks in Common Entrance Tests (CET) of 85 per cent marks in the intermediate or equivalent examination with the relaxation of five per cent to rural and girl students in ranks/percentages. Rank of the first attempt preferred; coming from Government or Government aided schools only; first-year students in the course of study chosen; students eligible for other scholarships will not normally be eligible for BREAD scholarships. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed before the final selection.
The application form for Andhra Pradesh could be had from Ch. Hanumantha Rao, 204 Megha Apts, 2-1-253 Nallakunta, Hyderabad - 500 044 by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope with the rank card of CET or mark sheet of intermediate or equivalent examination this year. The deadline for filing of applications is July 31.
Sri M. Siva Ram Prasad, BREAD,401, Diamond House Adjacent to Amrutha Hills Punjagutta, Hyderabad-500 082
Bharat Petroleum Scholarships
Eligibility: Indian citizen, holding a degree from a recognised university and residing in India at the time of application, and who have secured at least 65% in Arts and 70% in Engineering, Science or Commerce at the Graduate level. The applicant should be below 25 years as on first of September.
Students with confirmed admission to any full-time, two years Post Graduate Degree Course (in any field of education other than fine arts), at any recognised University / Institute of repute in India or abroad.
Bharat Seva Trust
12 A Connaught Place New Delhi-110001; Tel. 23323917
Central Wakf Council
14/173, Jam Nagar House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi-110011; Tel. 23384465; Fax. 23070881; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: http://www.wbmdfc.org/wakf/index.html
Criteria: Father's Annual income not more than Rs 75000.00 per annum.
Scheme: Scholarship to students of B.E., M.B.B.S, B.D.S, B.Sc., A.M.D.Sc (Alig), M.B.A., M.Sc., L.L.B., Scholarship Rs 6000.00 per annum
Crescent Educational Foundation
B.61 C K Road, Chanpatana, Bangalore Dist.Karnataka, email: email@example.com;
Tel ++91-80-7251143 / 54443; Mobile ++91-9844143530; PRO: Mr. Syed Ajmal
Criteria: Students from Muslim community (irrespective of any school of thought) but he/she must be from Chanpatana city only
Scheme: Scholarship to students of professional courses.
Indian students who wish to pursue higher studies or research abroad. The scholarship is for a maximum period of 1 year, and the amount is approximately rupees 1 lakh.
Eligibility: Not be more than 30 years of age and should have a good academic record with a first class graduate degree. They should also have been offered a place in a university program before they apply for the scholarship.
Application: For application forms apply to:
The Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture,
Gol Park, Kolkata - 700 029 West Bengal
Phone: 033 2464 1303, 2466 1235; Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr Ambedkar Foundation
Scholarship for Overseas Fellowships for Postgraduates, Doctoral, Research
in Law, Economics, Sociology, International Relations
Eligibility: Bachelor/Master Degree in the relevant field
Notification: See Employment News
Address: Dr Ambedkar Foundation, 25, Ashoka Road, New Delhi - 110001
Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access (FAEA)
B-41, Qutab Institutional Area, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi - 110 016, Phone: 2696 4290, 2696 5211 Fax: 2696 4580, E-mail: email@example.com
Criteria: Undergraduate studies in Arts / Commerce / Science / Medical / Engineering and other technical and professional discipline at any University / Institution / College of students choice anywhere in India.
Eligibility: 1. Indian Nationals. 2. Students who are currently in Class XII or have passed Class XII from a recognised board in India. Those in the 1st year of the undergraduate course (any discipline) are also eligible to apply.
Scope: Tuition fee, maintenance allowance or hostel/mess charges and other allowances to cover travel, clothing and books. Scholarships are tenable up to a maximum of five years. All grants are renewed annually based on Scholars good academic performance.
How to apply: Use form available at http://www.faeaindia.org .
Fulbright Fellowships For Indian Citizens
USEFI - Fulbright fellowship programs for Indian academics and professionals to go to the United States for periods ranging from two to twelve months
Foundation for Economic and educational development
Gives scholarships for Higher Education
1-8-353 to 355, Begumpet, Besides HUDA Office, Secunderabad - 500 003, A.P., India
Phone Nos. (++91) (40) 27907680 / 27901426 Fax: (++91) (40) 27901239
Web site: www.feed-hyd.org E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
GBK Charitable Trust
Scheme: Poor students are studying MBBS, BDS, Pharmacy, BE, B. Tech, LLB, BCA, MCA, MBA, MA, M. Com, B. Ed, M. Ed, Ph. D (for research material), nursing, polytechnic, graduation, inter, TTC., ITI., Distance education, post graduation.
Eligibility: In the previous subjects must have at least 60% marks.
One person is eligible from family.
However for orphans two members can be applied.
The monthly income should not exceed Rs. 4000.
Address: Giyasuddin babu khan, Chairman and Managing Trustee, GBK Charitable Trust, Begum pet, Hyderabad.
Hamdard National Foundation (India)
Hamdard Building Asaf Ali Road, New Delhi-2
It offers scholarships to talented students of professional and technical courses. The academic career up to XII in the standard must be excellent.
Application form can be obtained by sending 9” X 4” size envelope with Rs 5/- stamp pre-affixed.
Human Welfare Trust
Dawat Nagar, Jamia Nagar, New Delhi – 110025
Indo German Social Service Society
28, Lodhi Road, Institutional Area, New Delhi-110003
The Honorary Secretary, In lakhs Foundation, St Stephen's College, PO Box 2108, New Delhi 110007
Study programme: University study
Applicant profile: Open / Indian citizens.
The award covers tuition fees; maintenance allowance; other allowances.
INTEREST-FREE LOAN & GUIDANCE
President, Indian Fishermen Charity, 17, Wellington Estate, 24, Ethiraj
Salai, Chennai (Tamil Nadu) - 600105
Interest-Free Loan & Guidance for School & College students for studies in
abroad with visa.
Institute of Objective Studies
P.O. Box No.9725, 162-Joga Bai Extension, Jamia Nagar, New Delhi-110025, INDIA; Phone: 011-26981187, 26987467, 26989253, Fax: 91-11-26981104,email@example.com, http://www.iosworld.org/school.htm
Students of jurisprudence and law
Scholarship in Social Sciences and Humanities (SSS)
Scholarship for Language Promotion (SLP)
Scholarship for Madrasa Students Opting Social Sciences and Humanities (SMS)
Schedule: The announcement for the scholarship programme is generally made during the month of July and interviews of short listed candidates are conducted in November every year.
1, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi-110002; Ph. 23311455, 3317729
Criteria: Needy and meritorious students
Scheme: Mujahid Millat Educational Scholarship to meritorious students seeking admission to Engineering (Civil, Elec., Electronics, Computer), M.C.A, Chartered Accountant.
J N Tata Endowment Loan Scholarships
Scholarships are for higher studies abroad in all disciplines for graduates with a consistently good academic record.
Form on payment of Rs 100 by cash or by money order from the administrative office of the Endowment at Mulla House, 51 M G Road, Mumbai-40000
K.C. MAHINDRA EDUCATION TRUST
Executive Director, K.C. Mahindra Education Trust, Cecil Court, 3rd Floor, Next to Regal Cinema, Mahakavi Bhushan Marg, Mumbai - 400 001.
MAHINDRA ALL INDIA TALENT SCHOLARSHIPS FOR DIPLOMA COURSES IN POLYTECHNIC 2004
Invites applications for Mahindra All India Talent Scholarships from students who have passed Std. X or Std.XII and have secured admission this year in Government or recognised polytechnics for Diploma courses. Preference will be given to girl students, children from lower income group families, disabled children and children of armed forces personnel.
Scholarships of Rs.5,000/- per year for a maximum period of 3 academic years will be awarded to selected students, to enable them to pursue diploma courses for which they have secured admissions.
For an application form, apply by sending a self-addressed envelope with Rs.6/- stamps affixed.
Merit scholarship ( based on SSLC marks )
Kerala Govt. scholarship ( +2, degree, P.G )
Muslim-Nadar girls scholarship
Apply to: Director of Collegiate education, Trivandrum-695 033
Directorate of Collegiate End Floor, Vikas Bhavan, Trivandrum - 695 033, Kerala
KING FAISAL FOUNDATION
PROGRAMS & RESEARCH DEPT.
Physical Address: KFF Building, King Fahed Road Olaya, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Tel: +966-1-465-2255 Fax: +966-1-465-6524
Postal Address: P.O. Box 352 Riyadh 11411 Saudi Arabia
Lady Tata Memorial Trust Scientific Research Scholarships
For scientific investigations having to bear directly or indirectly on the alleviation of human suffering from the disease. There are post-doctoral fellowship, senior scholarships and junior scholarships. Scholars with first class academics and related research experience may apply by post to the Secretary and chief accountant, Lady Tata Memorial Trust, Bombay House, Homi Mody Street, Mumbai-400001 for the information sheet and application form.
Life Science Foundation India Scholarships
(A scientific, charitable, national registered trust)
Morigeri - 583220, Bellary Dist., Karnataka Tel:+91 8397 247003 ; +91 9880420600 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Indian nationals were pursuing studies in frontier areas of any discipline or subject in any Indian universities/colleges institutes. Candidates should apply in the prescribed application form.
LOK-HIT PRAKASHAN SARVAJANIK TRUST
33/1, Gujarat Today Premises, Shah-e-Alam, Ahmedabad-380 028 (Gujarat)
Tel. : 25320330-25320431 Fax : 91 79 25358060-5326273
E-mail: email@example.com , firstname.lastname@example.org
Financial assistance is given to needy and meritorious students going for higher education in professional courses like medicine, pharmacy, engineering, information technology, management, biotechnology, bioinformatics, C.A., C.S., I.C.W.A. and such other job oriented courses. Some schemes for poor school children also.
411, 4th Floor, Shah & Nahar Industrial Estate, one timeDr. E Moses Road, Worlinaka, Mumbai - 400018
Phone - 4938307/ Fax - 4974074
Loan scholarships for higher studies outside India
Maulana Azad Education Foundation
Social Justice Service Centre, Mahila Imdad Committee, Opposite New Delhi Railway Reservation Centre, Chelmsford Road, New Delhi – 110055;
Phone/Fax: 011-23583788, 23583789
Application for Maulana Azad National Scholarship for Girls can be submitted in between 1st July to 30th September every year.
Educational Aid for the students above & below S.S.C.: one-time aid given to financially backward students based on their need.
High Cost Education Loan Scholarship (HCELS): HCELS provides interest free loan scholarships to eligible, financially deserving and meritorious students, who intend to take admission in the first year of the professional full time course or are already pursuing their studies in professional full time course
Admn.Office: 4, Sayeed House, 1st floor, 63/65, V. S. Marg, Mahim, Mumbai - 400 016; Tel 91 - 22 - 2445 5365 / 2444 4339 / 2444 8637; Fax 91 - 22 - 2444 0857; Emailmescotrust@mescotrust.org
N. M. WADIA CHARITIES SCHOLARSHIPS
This Scholarship is for Higher Studies outside India
Address : N.M. Wadia Building, 123, M.G. Road, Fort, Bombay - 400001
National Minorities Development & Finance Corporation
1, Taimoor Nagar, Opp D996, New Friends Colony, New Delhi – 110065; Tel: 011-26326051/57/58/59; Fax: 011-26325651; Website: www.nmdfc.org
NATIONAL SCIENCE TALENT SEARCH SCHEME SCHOLARSHIPS
This Scholarship for Studies at 10+2/SSC upto Doctorate level
Eligibility : H.Sc. level
Address : The Section Officer National Talent Search Unit, N.C.E.R.T., Sri
Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi - 110016
Nehru Centenary British Fellowships
Contact: Education Adviser, External Scholarship Division, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Shastri Bhavan, New Delhi 110001
These scholarships are funded by the British Government.
Study programme: Postgraduate study in all subjects except medicine and allied subjects.
Applicant profile: Indian citizens
The award covers: tuition fees; maintenance allowance; return air travel; some other allowances.
Nehru Trust for Cambridge University
Teen Murti House, New Delhi - 110001
Scholarships for higher studies at Cambridge University
Paul Foundation Scholarship
For further study, leading up to a degree, in India and abroad
Log on to www.thepaulfoundation.org for details.
Punjab Wakf Board
50, Sardar Patel Marg, AMBALA
(Only For Students Of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Chandigarh)
North South Foundation
The North South Foundation provides scholarships to needy children who display academic excellence in India. The Foundation has distributed more than 2,000 scholarships to students who need financial support to pursue their quest for knowledge in engineering, medicine, polytechnic, science and other fields. The scholarship is an annual award and not a one-time payment. The student is eligible for the scholarship until graduation as long as the high academic standards are maintained.
Main office in India: Mr Ch Hanumantha Rao, 204 Megha Apts, 2-1-253 Nallakunta, Hyderabad , AP 500 044 Phone: 40-2763-1963 (R) email@example.com
Regional offices in the following cities: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhavnagar, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai, Hyderabad, Jamshedpur, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Katihar, Kochi, Kolkata, Madurai, Mau, North East States (Assam), Pune, Trivandrum.
R D Sethna Scholarship Fund
29, H Somani Marg, Fort
Mumbai - 400001
Loan Scholarships for higher studies
Shamsuddin Road, Nawayath Colony, Bhatkal - 581320
Rotary Educational Foundation
S-20, Green Park Extn., New Delhi-110016
S. Bhagat Singh Scholarship
Servants of People Society, Lajpat Bhavan, Lajpat Nagar, New Delhi-110024
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CLASSICAL LANGUAGES (ARABIC / PERSIAN)
This Scholarship for Advanced study in foreign language
Amount covers Rs 300 per month
Eligibility : Bachelors Degree/Diploma in any classical language
Age - Below 40 years
Notification: Before 31st December
Address: Under Secretary National Scholarship Division (NS-2 Section),
Department of Education A1/W3, Curzon Road, Barracks, New Delhi – 110001
Sir Syed Scholarship Trust (Regd.)
TIME & TALENTS CLUB SCHOLARSHIPS
Address : Victory Stall, Apollo Bunder, Bombay - 400001
This Scholarship for Higher Studies Abroad
U.P. Minorities Financial and Development Corporation Ltd.
746, 7th Floor, Jawahar Bhawan, Lucknow 226001 Or District Minorities Welfare
Officer of the concerned, District
Scheme: Interest Free Loan for talented and needy students of minorities seeking admission to Medical, Technical and Professional courses such as Management, Tourism etc.
UPAKAR (The Indo-American Community Foundation)
2428 Silver Fox Lane, Reston, VA 20191, USA Exmail. firstname.lastname@example.org
Criteria: Have one grandparent/parent born in the Republic of India
Either be a U.S. citizen or a U.S. 'Green Card' holder
Be enrolling in a undergraduate degree seeking program at a college or
university in the United States
Upakar Scholarship Selection Committee
c/o N. Rohatgi, 13313 Ridge Drive, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
Waqf Women Foundation
No. 530, 5th Floor, M.S. Building, Vidhan Vidhi, Bangalore, Karnataka
Scheme: Scholarships for female Muslim students for medical courses (MBBS, BUMS), Dental engineering and Ded (TCH).
World Assembly Of Muslim Youth (WAMY)
P. O. Box No. 10845, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Tel: (966-1) 4641663/4641669 Fax: (966-1) 464171/4641676
World Memon Organisation – India Chapter
Offers educational scholarships
c/o Islamic Study Centre, Ajwa Road, Vadodara - 390019
Gujarat - email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mobile No: +91 9825272503 (Zuber Gopalani)
+91 9821278532 (Awesh Bhorgamadawala)
Rameshwardasji Birla Smarak Kosh
Scholarships for postgraduate studies in medical or related fields from
Rameshwardasji Birla Smarak Kosh, Medical Research Center , Hospital Avenue, Mumbai-400020.
AMM Arunachalam-Lakshmi Achi Scholarships
AMM Foundation, Parry House, Third Floor, 43 Moore Street, Chennai 600001.
S K Patil Loan Scholarships
For higher studies abroad - Shri Brihad Bharatiya Samaj, N K Mehta International House, Behind LIC Yogakshema, 178 Backbay Reclamation, Mumbai-400020.