Inlaks Scholarships 2023

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EligibilityStudents holding undergraduate degree
AwardUSD 1,00,000 (one-time)

About the Program


Last Updated On : 10-03-2023   Posted By : Rincy Kaur

Inlaks Scholarships 2023 is an initiative of the Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation for Indian citizens holding an undergraduate degree. This scholarship aims to provide opportunities for young people to study a full-time master's, M.Phil or a doctorate program at top-rated European, American, and UK institutions. The selected students will receive USD 100,000 to cover programme tuition as well as scholars’ living expenses, healthcare, and one-way airfare.

  • Inlaks Scholarships 2023

    To be eligible, the applicants must:

    • be Indian citizens who have been continuously residing in India for the past six months at the time of scholarship application
    • be a maximum of 30 years of age*
    • hold a first-class degree or equivalent from a recognized university/ institution in India
    • have resided or been employed or have been studying in India for at least two years, post their return to India
    • have prior admission to the institution and course chosen at the time of the application
    • have secured a minimum academic grade of 65%, CGPA of 6.8, or GPA of 2.6 from a recognized university/institution (For Social Sciences, Humanities, Law, Fine Arts, Architecture and related subjects)
    • have secured a minimum academic grade of 70%, CGPA of 7.2, or GPA of 2.8 from a recognized university/institution (For Mathematics, Sciences, Environment and related subjects)


    Note -  

    • The candidates born on or after 1st January 1992 are eligible to apply for the 2022 scholarships.*
    • The candidates who have an English language certification as a conditional part of their offer letter need to attain that certification before applying for the scholarship.

    The selected students will receive up to USD 100,000 to cover programme tuition as well as scholars’ living expenses, healthcare, and one-way airfare.

    • Portfolio
    • Two letters of reference
    • Declaration for funding
    • Passport
    How can you apply?

    Eligible applicants can apply for the scholarship by following the below-mentioned steps - 
    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button.
    Step 2: Click on the 'Register' button and fill in the required details to 'Register'. (Note - If already registered, log in using Gmail/Mobile number/Email Id.)
    Step 3: Navigate to 'FOR APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS CLICK HERE' and click on it.
    Step 4: Fill in the required details, upload the necessary documents and submit.

Important Dates

Applications Starting Date: 15th February 2023
Application Closing Date: 30th March 2023 (12 noon)

Selection Criteria

The selection process consists of three stages:

  • Review of eligible applications,
  • Preliminary interviews with candidates chosen from this review and,
  • A final interview with those who succeed in the preliminary round.

The applicants will be judged based on their past and present achievements and future potential.

The candidates applying for scholarships in art and design (fine/performing arts) will be judged primarily base on their portfolios.

Terms and Conditions
  • The candidates who do not receive any communication from the Foundation by mid-May must assume that their applications have not been successful.
  • A candidate’s proposed course of study cannot require field trips to India during the study tenure.
  • If the scholarship does not commence within nine months of award, it will be forfeited.
  • A candidate must have a valid passport to apply.
  • Only one submission per candidate will be accepted.
  • The online portal will not accept applications that do not meet the academic and financial eligibility criteria as mentioned.
  • The candidates who have received a deferred offer of admission must have a valid offer for the academic year 2022-23 to be eligible for the 2022 scholarships.
  • It is essential to have prior admission to the institution and course chosen at the time of the application. The Foundation will not consider candidates without evidence of admission.
  • The candidates having a postgraduate qualification (e.g. Master’s or Ph.D.) from an institution abroad are not eligible to apply.
  • Candidates who have already begun their postgraduate education at an institution abroad are not eligible to apply.

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by February, 2024. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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