Narotam Sekhsaria Scholarship for postgraduate studies in India and abroad, 2013-14

An initiative of the Narotam Sekhsaria foundation this Scholarship programme is for pursuing postgraduate studies at prestigious institutions in India and abroad, in the fields of Pure Sciences, Applied Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities, Law, Architecture and Management. Beneath the scheme the foundation awards interest free loan scholarships to Indian students with a consistently good academic record. The amount of scholarship, up to a maximum of Rs. Fifteen Lacs, is decided as per the assessment of the Foundation.

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-        
  1. Indian national, residing in India
  2. Students below 30 years of age as on January 31, 2013 (i.e. born on or after February 1, 1983)
  3. Graduates of a recognised university (Students in the final year of the degree course and those awaiting results)
  4. Students planning to pursue postgraduate studies at prestigious institutions from Fall  2013
  5. Students who have applied and awaiting a decision from the university are also eligible to apply but the award of scholarship is subject to securing admission
  • About the requirements:-

Supporting Documents

Only candidates shortlisted for the next stage will be required to produce the following documents:

  1. Attested copies of the mark sheets of Xth, XIIth, and all years of the under-graduation study
  1. Attested copies of score cards of any qualifying examination taken. (Eg. GRE, GMAT, CAT, GATE etc..)
  • Copy of the admission letter
  • Reference letters
  • Statement of course fee
  • Any other document indicating receipt of any other funding, fee waiver etc

To be noted:-Apart from the above mentioned documents, the Foundation may also ask the applicant to submit any other document required to verify the details given in the application form

  • About the nationality:-

The benefit of the progamme can be taken by Indians nationals.

  • About the awards:-

Schedule of Repayments to NSF

Repayment will commence one year after course completion as per the following schedule:

1st year after

Course completion                                NIL

2nd year after

Course completion                               30% of the scholarship amount

3rd year after

Course completion                               35% of the scholarship amount

4th year after

Course completion                              35% of the scholarship amount

  • About the applying procedure and Deadline:-

The application form can be filled online or submitted offline

For both online application and downloading the form to be submitted offline, the applicant is required to register at http://pg.nsfoundation.co.in

After registration, the applicant is required to pay an application fees of Rs.500/- ; payable through the online payment gateway or a Demand Draft issued in the name of Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation. (Please note: The application fee collected is used for charity purposes)

The Demand Draft needs to be sent by post/ courier to the Foundation’s office at 102, Maker Chambers III, 10th Floor, Nariman Point, Mumbai- 400 021.

The Deadline for the program is March 20, 2013.

For further information about the application and the scholarship please visit the link

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