National Overseas Scholarships for Scheduled Castes (SC) etc. Candidates and Passage Grants-2007-2008 to 2011-2012
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISRTY OF SOCIAL JUSTICE & EMPOWERMENT
NATIONAL OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIP/PASSAGE GRANT FOR SC Etc.
CANDIDATES FOR THE SELECTION YEAR 2009-2010.
Applications in the prescribed format are invited for 30 overseas scholarships and 5 passage grant from eligible candidates belonging to the following categories:-
|Sr.No.||Category||No. of Scholarship||No. of Passage Grant|
|2.||Denotified Nomadic and semi-Nomadic Tribes||02||01|
|3.||Landless Agricultural Labourers and Traditional Artisans||01||-|
30% of the awards shall be earmarked for women candidates.
The Scholarship is awarded for higher studies abroad in specified field of Engineering, Technology and Science and covers cost of Fees etc. and other educational expenses including maintenance, contingency allowance, and travel expenses etc. for various courses at Masters' and Ph. D level only.
For the passage grant, only those candidates are eligible who possess a Master or equivalent degree in Technical, Engineering and Science disciplines and are in receipt of merit scholarship for Post Graduate studies, Research or Training abroad (excluding attending seminars, workshops, conferences from a foreign Government/organisation or under any other scheme where the cost of passage is not provided).
FIELD OF STUDY FOR SELECTION YEAR 2009-2010
(i) Bio-technology/Genetic Engineering, (ii) Industrial Environmental Engineering,,(iii),Nano-Technology, (iv) Marine Engineering, (v) Petro-Chemical Engineering, (vi) Plastic Technology, (vii) Cryogenic Engineering, (viii) Mechatronics. (ix)Automation Robotics including, Artificial Intelligence,