Hi readers! we have again written on a new Scholarship on Maulana Azad Scholarship, and have tried to provide you with the best details regarding the scholarship especially for girl students. So if you are a girl candidate or find this write-up relevant then read our complete blog to get all information about the online application form, eligibility, rewards, etc.
It is commonly known as "Begum Hazrat Mahal National Scholarship”.The scholarship is offered by Maulana Azad Education Foundation in the year 2003-04. This foundation comes under the Ministry of Minority Affairs, Government of India. The main purpose of this scheme is to provide financial assistance to the girls from class 9th to 12th who are meritorious and belong to minority communities. This is a very popular scheme and it is sanctioned by year by year. Till now 5,89,838 girl students have been assisted with INR 504.16 crore by the foundation since its inception. The scheme will be admissible for expenditure on payment of School/college fee, purchase of stationery/equipment required for the course, and payment boarding/ lodging charges.
It is offered by the University Grant Commission for the students who are pursuing an M.Phil or Ph.D. program in India. The emphasis has been given to six minority class which are Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, Parsis, and Jains. The applicant's annual income should not exceed more than 2.5 lakh P/A. The selected students will get INR 25,000 per month for two years under JRF and INR 28,000 per month under SRF.
Note - The maximum time period for M.Phil is two years and for M.Phil + Ph.D. is five years.
Maulana Azad Scholarship Amount is divided into two parts: one for class 9th and 10th and second for class 11th and 12th. For class 9th and 10th students are provided with the amount of INR 5000 per year and for class 11th and 12th are provided with a scholarship of INR 6000 per year.
The actual amount of scholarship will be provided for admission & course /tuition fee and maintenance allowance described in the table below.
|Admission and tuition fee of classes IX and X||INR 10,000 Released in two installments of INR 5000 each.|
|Admission and tuition fee of classes XI and XII||INR 12,000 Released in two installments of INR 6000 each.|
Mode of Amount
The amount of scholarship will be transmitted to the beneficiary through DBT mode. Another mode of payment amount from the Maulana Azad Education Foundation like payment of fee, transfer in parents/guardian account through cheque/DD is not permitted.
Note – Students who are already getting a scholarship is not allowed to apply.
The selection will be done on the basis of the parent’s/guardian’s family income. The selection of eligible students will be on the basis of lower-income criteria and students who have secured a minimum of 50 % marks in the last qualifying examination.
The scholarship will be implemented through the official portal of the Maulana Azad Education Foundation. It is mandatory for all the students to apply online by downloading a form at www.maef.nic.in and filling the form offline and posting the same with all the documents to the MAEF office in a given time period.
How To Apply
We have mentioned Some Documents. which will be important to apply for the Maulana Azad Scholarship.
The applicants must check the status of their application by visiting the official website and entering their application details such as scholarship category, identification details, and date of birth.
You can apply for this fellowship by following the mentioned steps -
Contact Information Maulana Azad Education Foundation (MAEF):
Phone No: 011-23583789, 011-23583788
Email: [email protected]
Website: www maef nic in