UGC Post Graduate Scholarship for Professional Courses for SC/ST
University Grants Commission (UGC) has invited applications for the Post Graduate Scholarship for Professional Courses for SC/ST.
The objective of the scheme is to provide financial assistance to 1000 SC/ST students to pursue Postgraduate level studies in Professional subjects in the eligible institutions (M.A, M.Sc, M.Com, MSW and Mass Communication and Journalism degrees are treated as ‘Non-professional courses’).
Those pursuing Post Graduate course in Professional subjects through correspondence or in Distance Education mode are not eligible to receive financial assistance under this scheme.
Scholarship Amount: The tenure of award is for two/three years depending upon tenure of the postgraduate course and not for extended period of study, if any. Those selected for the award of PG scholarships for ME/MTech shall be provided Scholarship @ Rs.7800/-per month for the duration of the PG Scholarship. For other courses, the amount of scholarship will be paid @Rs.4500/- per month.
Application: Applications can be submitted at https://scholarships.gov.in/ UGC/AICTE Schemes) latest by 30 October 2020. Institution level verification is to be completed by 15 November 2020.
For detailed Guidelines, visit https://scholarships.gov.in/