APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship 2017-2018 For UG, Ph.D & PG Students, Application Form

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship is an opportunity for students who want to pursue higher education but lack sufficient funds to do the same. Under this kalam scholarship scheme, students who want to pursue UG, PG and Ph.D. courses can attain benefits and can fulfill their dream of getting the Higher education.


Kalam Scholarship 2018

Kalam Scholarship Scheme works differently from other junior scholarship schemes. There is no amount that you get on a monthly basis under this Scholarship. However, under this scholarship scheme, the gross fee charged by Jamia Milia Islamia is reimbursed to the student subject to the maximum limit of Rs 10,000 per annum. Female candidates will be given preference under this scholarship, 50% of which is available for female candidates. However, the candidates should adhere to strict eligibility criteria in order to avail this scholarship.


List Of APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship 2018-19

Through this blog, we have created a list and update all the Abdul Kalam scholarships which are coming and will come throughout the year. So the students get easily all the available kalam scholarships 2018-19.


 APJ Abdul Kalaam Scholarship (APJAK), Kerala 2019

APJ Abdul Kalaam Scholarship, Kerala invites all the students of minority category to apply for this scholarship. It is granted by Department of Minority Welfare, Government of Kerala for minority students who are pursuing their diploma course from government /aided polytechnics. Students applying must be of the minority community and their family income should be less than Rs 8 lakh P/A. The preference will be given to the candidates of below poverty line.

Last Date – The last date to apply for the scholarship is 22 September 2019.

To know more about this scholarship Click here

Dr A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards 2018

Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards 2018 offers by some well-known organizations such as Honey Bee Network, SRISTI, and CBSE, National Innovation Foundation (NIF). Students who are studying Class 1st To 12th and want to participate in this Ignite Award 2018 have to send their original creative technological ideas and innovations to the NIF official address. The motive of this initiative is to utilize and promote the creative and innovative ideas/innovations/projects of the students. The projects/Creatives/Innovations of selected candidates will be put on exhibition.

 Dr A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards Eligibility 2018

All those candidates who are out of school and maximum age should not be more than 17 years can eligible to participate this IGNITE Awards.

How To Apply Dr A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards 2018

Submission can be done by following methods.

  1. Click here to submit innovations Online.
  2. Fill out all the correct details.
  3. And Upload your ideas or creative.
  4. .After filling all the information then click on submit button.
  5. After that Candidate can email the details at ignite@nifindia.org
    Mail to the following address (directly/through the Principal)

Dr A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards 2018
National Innovation Foundation – India
Grambharti, Amrapur,
Gandhinagar-Mahudi Road
Gandhinagar-382650, Gujarat


The last date to apply in this scholarship before 31st August 2019.


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APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship Application Form 2018

Students must be aware of the fact that scholarship application made in a particular year will be acceptable for that concerned year only. The Scholarship will only continue for the subsequent year if the academic performance and personal conduct of student will be satisfactory in the current year. However, the students have to apply afresh for the continuation of the scholarship in every academic year. Candidates pursuing UG/PG/ Ph.D. courses may fill up the Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Scholarship Application Form before the last date stated.

Note: Only 50 students will be selected for Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam Scholarship, 2018.


Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship Eligibility 2017-18

The eligibility criteria for the scholarship are as follows

  • Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam Scheme is available only for the citizens of India.
  • Candidates who are bonafide students of Jamia Milia Islamia’s undergraduate/ post-graduate and the Ph.D. regular course can apply for this Scholarship.
  • Candidate must have got 75% marks in the requisite course in order to apply for the Scholarship Scheme
  • . For applying against this scheme, students should have cleared class XII exam OR an undergraduate degree.
  • Candidates must be from financially weaker families whose yearly income is less than or equal to Rs.2.0 Lac (Rs. Two Lacs only) per annum.
  • Female students studying in Jamia Millia Islamia have got 50% reservation in the above scholarship.
  • Students who have been given the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship are free to receive Stipend or any other financial assistance from other sources, however, they must inform to the University about the same.


Abdul Kalam Scholarship Amount On Monthly Basis

The amounts of scholarship that the students will get on a monthly basis are divided into four groups.

1 – hostler will receive Rs 1200 and day Scholar Rs 550 per month.
2 –  hostlers will get Rs 820 and day scholar gets Rs 530.
3 –  hostler will get Rs 570 and Day Scholar gets Rs 300.
4 –  hostlers will get Rs 380 and day scholar gets Rs 230.


How To Apply For APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship 2017-18

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship 2018 Form can be submitted by the candidates with the help of given hassle free steps here:

  • Download the application form for the scholarship by visiting the official website of the organization- https://aktu.ac.in/
  • Fill in all the desired information in the form.
  • Before filling the form, read all the instructions carefully under the notification section to avoid any rejections.
  • Please read the eligibility criteria before applying and apply only if you are eligible for the scholarship.
  • While filling the form, don’t forget to upload all the necessary documents.
  • Recheck the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship 2018 Application and hit the “Submit” tab for the submission.
  • Take a print out of the Application form for future reference.


Important Dates

Starting date for submission of the form is ongoing and the important information for the students, that the form will be submitted before 31.07.2018. If you want a seat do not exceed the deadline to fill the form.


How To Selected For APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship

  1. Selection of candidate under A.P.J. Scholarship Scheme is subject to fulfilling all the eligibility criteria and need of the candidate.
  2. The entire procedure works on the discretion of the organization that is providing the scholarship.
  3. Secondly, the economic background of the family will be kept in mind while considering the candidate for scholarship purpose.
  4. Besides, Scholarships are usually awarded to candidates who perform extremely well in academics and overall educational accomplishments are kept in mind.
  5.  Educational accomplishments could be calculated in the form of CGPA, brilliant SAT scores and other such criteria could be followed.
  6. This award is for students who score high on standardized tests.

Note: You have to be sure for the regulations of the scholarship and then act or respond accordingly.


Important Documents

  1. As an age proof, School-leaving certificate is required.
  2. Identity card issued by the University.
  3. Parent’s Income Certificate issued by the competent authority.
  4. Death Certificate of Mother & Father (in death cases)
  5. A write-up on a justification for getting a scholarship (in not more than 300 words).
  6. The application is to be forwarded by the Dean of Faculty / Head of Dept. / Director of Centre
  7. Mark sheet of the Last exam Mark Sheet

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