South India has always been an integral part of Indian culture and each of its five states – Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and the latest entrant, Telangana – contribute through their unique blend of art, music, architecture, literature and cuisine to India’s diversity.
In the field of education, too, South India has always led the way. The newest state in the Union of India, Telangana, too, has been keeping up with its neighbors by advancing the cause of education in the state through scholarships for students who are facing financial hurdles in their educational journey.
Listed under are some scholarships for students in Telangana that can help them achieve their dream education.
The Government of Telangana has introduced this scholarship with the objective of motivating backward class students to pursue their higher education in foreign universities.
Students who are the only child in their family and have secured 60 percent or more in their foundation degree in Management, Engineering, Pure Sciences etc. are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
The scholarship covers institution fee, living expense, education loan, passage grant and visa fees.
Students who are interested in pursuing full time MBA course from the imperial college business school can apply for this scholarship after meeting the required eligibility criteria.
Meritorious students having three years of relevant postgraduate work experience and meeting the required level of GMAT or GRE scores are eligible to apply. Each successful applicant will receive and amount of GBP 51,000.
The DLF Foundation is seeking applications from underprivileged students with the objective of providing them with the better career opportunities and improved livelihood for them and their families as well.
Meritorious students entering into the first year of their UG or PG courses and have a secured a seat for any of the applicable courses at UGC/NAAC approved institutes or colleges.
Each selected scholar will be awarded with an amount of INR 50,000 p.a.
The objective of this scheme is to provide specialized training to talented students in diverse cultural fields focusing on rare art forms that are on the threshold of extinction.
Applicants of the age group of 10 to 14 years, studying in recognized school or belonging to families practicing traditional performing arts are eligible for this scholarship. Selected candidates will be rewarded with INR 3,600 per annum and up to INR 9000 of reimbursement.
The parliament of India is providing an amazing opportunity for the researchers falling under the age group of 25 to 70 years to undertake high standard research on parliamentary themes.
Applicants having master’s degree in any of the social science disciplines with outstanding research publications at the time of application with expertise in his or her own domain is eligible to apply.
An amount of INR 1,00,000 in addition to contingency allowance of INR 50,000 will be awarded.