Samsung Star Scholar 2020-21

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EligibilityB.Tech students (NIT, IIT)
AwardUp to INR 2,00,000 per annum

About the Program


Samsung India invites applications for Samsung Star Scholar Programme 2020-21 from students of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNVs) currently pursuing a full-term B. Tech/Dual Degree (B.Tech + M.Tech) course in an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) or a National Institute of Technology (NIT) in India. This scholarship aims to award the meritorious students pursuing technical courses at top institutions. Selected scholars will receive a scholarship of up to INR 2 lakh for expenses related to tuition, examination, hostel and mess, for one academic year.

  • Samsung Star Scholar 2020-21

    To be eligible, an applicant must:

    • Be enrolled in B.Tech/B.Tech+M.Tech dual degree programme in IITs and NITs listed by Samsung
    • Must have completed his class 12 from any of the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNVs)
    • Be in good standing with the institute to receive a Samsung Star Scholar support

    The selected students will receive a scholarship up to a maximum of INR 2,00,000 per year towards expenses related to tuition fees, hostel and mess charges.

    • Completed application form, with a self-attested photograph
    • Self-certified Class 10 and 12 CBSE marks statement
    • Self-certified copy of JEE (Main) ranking certificate
    • Self-certified copy of final admission letter from the Institute
    • Original copy for admission/first semester/annual fee receipt
    • Self-certified copy of primary active bank account passbook
    • Self-certified copy of address proof- Aadhaar Card/Aadhaar Enrolment ID/ Electoral Card/ Passport (mandatory)
    • Self-certified clear copy of PAN Card (mandatory)
    • A brief write up
    How can you apply?

    Follow the steps below to apply for the scholarship:

    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read all details.
    Step 2: Download the application form.
    Step 3: Email the Complete application via email to
    Step 4: Send the hard copy of the application by post to the address below:

    Corporate Citizenship (CRO)
    Samsung India Electronics Pvt. Ltd.,
    20th ~ 24th Floor, Two Horizon Centre, Golf Course Road,
    Sector - 43, DLF Phase V, Gurgaon, Haryana -122002, India

Important Dates

Application Start Date: 20th November 2020
Application deadline: 25th January 2021

Selection Criteria
  • First-year scholarship candidate(s) will be selected on the basis of their All India Rank (AIR) in the Joint Entrance Examination (Main)
  • The 2nd Year Scholarship will be determined based on the students’ overall academic performance.
  • Candidates who remain in the Top 50% of their class will continue to get the scholarship for the next year.
Terms and Conditions
  • Samsung may engage any third party to carry out verification of the information provided and other administrative tasks associated with the programme.
  • Meeting the minimum application requirements and scholarship criteria does not guarantee the scholarship.
  • The scholarship recipient will forfeit the scholarship amount, during the scholarship period, in case he/she fails any criteria mentioned in the rulebook.
  • Duration of the scholarship will be for one (1) academic year, extendable to subsequent three (3) years for B. Tech. Degree Course and four (4) years for Dual Degree (B.Tech.+M.Tech.) courses.

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by November, 2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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