Scholarships & Fellowships
Post-Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship Scheme for Single Girl Child
Description: The University Grants Commission, based on the recent initiative of MHRD, has introduced a Post-Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship Scheme for Single Girl Child with the purpose of supporting higher education through scholarship to such girls who happen to be the only child in their families and also to provide incentive for the parents to observe small family norm. Eligibility:
Any single girl child of her parents will be eligible under the scheme. The scheme is applicable to such a single girl child who has taken admission in Master's degree programmes in any recognized university or a Post-Graduate college.

Duration of Scholarships:2 Years

Number of Scholarships per year: 1200

Rate of Scholarship: Rs. 2000/- p.m. Besides, no tuition fees will be charged from such girls should they decide to pursue their Master's Degree in universities & colleges covered under 2(f) and 12(B) of the UGC Act. For more information visit:www.ugc.ac.in
Contact: Eligible students who are pursuing postgraduate 1st year course in any of the above mentioned fields in the current year may submit their application for the above scholarship giving full details like name, father's name, date of birth, permanent and postal address, name of the undergraduate course, percentage of marks obtained along with merit certificate, postgraduate course being pursued etc. (with all relevant attested copies of documents), may be submitted to Head, UGC-Selections and Awards Bureau, Delhi University South Campus, Benito Juarez Marg, New Delhi 110021
Source: UGC