Gujarat Scholarship 2020-21 is a small initiative taken by the government of Gujarat and its related departments. The main purposes of these scholarships are to offer financial assistance to deserving candidates who are from economically weak backgrounds. There are many scholarships for Gujarat students that are running under different departments for different categories like girls, SC/ ST/ OBC/ EWS/ EBC, physically disabled students, and much more. These different scholarships of Gujarat have been giving many benefits to meritorious students who are aiming for higher studies until the research level.
To know more about Gujarat Scholarships, check out our created list in the section below.
You can find below the updated list of Gujarat Scholarship schemes available for OBC, EBC, EWS Students after the 12th. A student can check the detailed eligibility criteria below and apply for all available Gujarat Scholarships by clicking on its name
Check out our self researched list of Gujarat scholarship Schemes 2020-21 from the table below and select your eligible scheme. To apply for any of the scholarships students must be domicile holders of Gujarat.
|Scholarship Name||Last Date to Apply||Eligibility|
|INSA Medal for Young Scientists||31-Oct-2020||Young scientists below 35 years of age|
|IIIT Naya Raipur Junior Research Fellowship 2020||30-Sep-2020||ME / M.tech Degree holder|
|National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG) Post-Doctoral Fellowship 2020||7-Aug-2020||Ph.D. students|
|SOF International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO)||31-Aug-2020||Class 1 to 12 students|
|SOF National Science Olympiad (NSO)||31-Aug-2020||Class 1 to 12 students|
|Post Matric Scholarship For Minority Students, Gujarat||31-Jan-2021||Pursuing 11th and Above|
|Sitaram Jindal Scholarship Scheme 2020||31-Jan-2021||UG, PG & Diploma|
|Special Scholarship For Boys And Girls Students, Gujarat||31-Jan-2021||1st To 10 Class|
|Teach for India Fellowship||31-Jan-2021||Pursuing or Passed Graduation|
|J N Tata Endowment Loan Scholarships 2020||31-Jan-2021||Final Year UG, PG, Ph.D|
|Mohan T Advani Centennial Scholarship by Blue Star Foundation||31-Jan-2021||Pursuing Diploma|
|Schindler Igniting Minds (SIM) Scholarship for Diploma Students 2020||31-Jan-2021||Class 10th And Above|
|Legislative Assistants to Members of Parliament (LAMP) Fellowship||31-Jan-2021||Bachelor Degree Holder|
|NIT Warangal Junior Research Fellowship||31-Jan-2021||3rd or 4th Year BE/B.Tech|
|Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students, Gujarat||31-Jan-2021||11th to Above Students|
|Pre Matric Scholarship For SC Students Gujarat 2020||31-Jan-2021||Class 1st to 10th|
|Post Matric Scholarship For ST Students, Gujarat||31-Jan-2021||11th to PG SC Students|
|Pre Matric Scholarship For SEBC Students Gujarat 2020||31-Jan-2021||1st-10th Class|
|Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarship 2020||31-Aug-2020||Full-Time Ph.D.|
|Pre Matric Scholarship For ST Students Gujarat 2020||24-Jan-2020||1st to 10th Students|
|Post Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, Gujarat||24-Jan-2020||Class 11th & Above|
|William J. Clinton Fellowship 2020||20-Jan-2020||12th Pass Graduates|
|Clavam Scholarship for Students Pursuing Full-Time BDS Course||31-Dec-2020||12th Pass Medical Student|
|Post Matric Scholarships Scheme For Minorities Gujarat||15-Nov-2020||Class 10th Pass Students|
|National Merit Cum Means Scholarship (NMMS)||15-Nov-2020||8th Pass|
|Post Matric Scholarship for SC Girl Students, Gujarat||31-Oct-2020||10th Class Passed|
|Post SSC Scholarships for Boys (NTDNT), Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||Pursuing 11th Class To Degree|
|Post SSC Scholarship for Boys (SEBC), Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||Pursuing 11th Class To Degree|
|Post SSC Scholarship for Girls (SEBC), Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||Pursuing 11th Class To Degree|
|Higher Secondary Scholarship (Minority), Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||11th To 12th Class|
|Fellowship Scheme For M.Phil And Ph.D. (SC) Students, Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||Pursuing M.Phil & Ph.D. Courses|
|Swami Vivekanand Stipend Scheme For Technical And Professional Courses (NTDNT), Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||Pursuing Technical & Professional Courses|
|Swami Vivekanand Stipend Scheme For Technical And Professional Courses (Minority), Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||Pursuing Technical & Professional Courses|
|Umbrella Scheme for Education of ST Students Post-Matric Scholarship, Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||11th Class To P.G Degree Courses|
|Fellowship Scheme, Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||11th Class To P.G Degree Courses|
|Fellowship Scheme For M.Phil And Ph.D. (SC) Students, Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||Pursuing M.Phil & Ph.D. Courses|
|Post Matric Scholarship For ST Girls Candidates, Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||11th Class To P.G Degree Courses|
|Higher Secondary Scholarship (SEBC), Gujarat||15-Aug-2020||Studying Class 11th & 12th|
|31st All India Essay Contest on Nuclear Science and Technology||2-Aug-2020||Full-time graduation students|
Scholarship of Gujarat is for the open category. This mean scheme is offered for all the castes and caste/social status is not a bar for an open category. Check out a few Gujarat Scholarship Schemes 2020-21 from the mentioned list below.
Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarship invites all the eligible candidates to apply for this scholarship. The scholarship is initiated by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, India in 1987. The scholarship is for the students who have registered themselves for the Ph.D. course. The scholarship will last up to 2 years.
INR 18,000 per month as maintenance allowance including tuition fee and contingent expenses INR 15,000
Last Date to Apply 31st August 2020
Apply online - Click Here
Post Matric Scholarship OBC Students, Gujarat is a small initiative by the Government of Gujarat to provide financial assistance to the students of OBC and other backward categories. The Education Department of Gujarat disseminates this scholarship for the candidates of Class 11th to the postgraduate level. To apply for this scholarship, one must belong to the OBC category and their family income should not exceed more than 1 Lac.
The selected candidates will be given up to INR 750 per month according to their financial needs.
Closing Date to Apply 24th January 2020.
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The NIT Warangal Junior Research Fellowship is an internship program, that is open to apply for students studying in the 3rd or 4th year of B.Tech, B.E in Electronics and Communication Engineering. This internship opportunity is accessible only if the candidate is from first class with 60% or above aggregate marks and a CGPA around 6.5 on a 10 point scale. Interested candidates can apply by sending application mail to [email protected], before 23rd April 2020. The officials will analyze the application, and call for the interview round.
Teach for India has launched its Teach for India Fellowship 2020. The final date to apply for this fellowship is 1st March 2020. Under this scheme, young and spiritful individuals will have to teach the underprivileged students of our society. This will not only provide better education free of cost but will also help the young fellows to know their potential. Students who want to participate in this scholarship must be graduate with a strong command of the English Language. Those who'll be shortlisted and appointed as teachers under this scheme will also get paid INR 20,412 Per Month. Besides this, some other perks are also included in it. For more information, please click the scholarship. Gujarat Scholarship
Deadline: Apply online before the last date 31st January 2020-21
Schindler India one of the major manufacturers of escalators, elevators, and moving walkways worldwide. Schindler Igniting Minds Scholarship is offered by Schindler India for those candidates who pursuing a diploma after the 10th or 12th class. The main aim of this flagship program to support meritorious and needy students to pursue their education.
Last Date: Apply before 31st January 2020-21
Legislative Assistants to Members of Parliament (LAMP) Fellowship organized by PRS Legislative Research for bachelor's degree holders. The objective of this fellowship is to provide an opportunity for the young candidates to be mentored by a Member of Parliament for a period of 10-11 months. Selected applicants will get the opportunity to engage with experts from diverse sectors and understand the important policy and development issues of the country during the fellowship course and they will also receive a stipend of INR 20,000 per month.
Rewards: Up to 20,000 INR Per Month
Last Date: The applicant can apply for this scholarship until 26th Jan 2020
Sitaram Jindal Foundation is pleased to announce Sitaram Jindal Foundation Scholarship Scheme 2020. This scholarship is for the students who are in class from 11th till post-graduation. The scholarship provides financial assistance to the students who are from a weak background of society further uplifting them to pursue their dreams.
Eligible candidates will be given allowances up to INR 2000 p/m.
Last Date To Apply
The scholarship is available till 31st January 2020-21
To explore more details Click here
The Ministry of Minority Affairs, Govt of India invites all the eligible candidates from a minority background to apply for Post Matric Scheme for Minorities. The objective of a scheme is to provide financial assistance to the students who are meritorious but cannot afford their studies.
The selected candidate will get an Admission fee of INR 10,000 P/A to INR 7000 P/A (depending on course) and maintenance allowance up to INR 1200 P/M for 10 continuous months (depending on course).
How To Apply?
Candidates can apply online by visiting the official website or via the link given below.
Deadline to Apply - 31st January 2020-21
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National Merit cum Means Scholarship 2018 is offered by the Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resources, Government of India. It invites students of class 9th who have scored a minimum of 55 % marks in the Class 8th examination. The objective of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to the students who belong to the weak section of society. This scholarship has improved the stats of class 8th dropouts making them able to continue their studies.
Selected candidates will get an allowance up to INR 6000 P/A.
Closing Date to Apply 31st January 2020-21
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Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of Gujarat has offered Higher Secondary Scholarship to the students who are studying in Class 11th & 12th can apply in this scholarship. It is financial support to the students who belong to the minority community.
Student selection depends upon the limit of the fund and their performance in the earlier examination. Selected candidates will get a scholarship amount of Rs 725 up to 1140 per annum. Applicant family income should not be more than Rs 1.50 Lacs.
Self-attested copy of Aadhar card, Caste certificate, Income certificate & academic mark sheet of the previous year or some other documents are mandatory to participate in this scholarship.
Closing Date To Apply The last date of this scholarship is 15th August 2020.
To know more about this scholarship Click here.
Higher Secondary Scholarship also known as SEBC, Gujarat 2018 has invited applications from students studying at the higher secondary level. The main objective to offer this scholarship is to help backward classes economically and to empower the students belonging to the weaker section.
This scholarship is being offered by the Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of Gujarat to students who are studying in class 11th or 12th.
Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of Gujarat has invited applications from EBC students of class 11th and 12th under the Higher Education Scholarship for EBC 2018. The main objective to offer this scholarship is to help backward classes economically and to empower the students belonging to the weaker section.
How to Apply?
In the process to apply for the Higher Secondary Scholarship Gujarat students have to apply online by following the steps below:
Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of Gujarat has invited applications from students studying between 1st to 10th under the Special Scholarship for Boys and Girls Students, Gujarat 2018. This scholarship is being provided to students who belong to any of the communities of Valmiki, Hadi, Nadiya, Seva, Turi, Garo-Garoda, Vankar Sadhu, Dalit-Bava, Turi-Barot, Tirgar/Tirbanda, Thori, and Matang.
How to Apply?
In the process to apply for the Special Scholarship for Boys and Girls Students, Gujarat students have to apply online through the official website given below.
All successful students of Special Scholarship for Boys and Girls Students, Gujarat will get a sum of Rs.650 in total.
Sarojini Damodaran Foundation has invited applications from students who have passed class 10th under the Vidyadhan Scholarship Program 2020. This scholarship is being provided to students who belong to any of the states of Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Maharashtra, and Kerala.
How To Apply?
In the process to apply for the Vidyadhan Scholarship Program 2018 students have to apply online here.
The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their academic performance and the information provided in the application form. After that, the final selection will be done on the basis of the performance of their test or interview conducted.
Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of Gujarat. Has invited the applications from the students who are studying in between class 11th to the postgraduate level under the Fellowship Scheme, Gujarat 2020. This scholarship is being provided to students who belong to any of the SC, ST, SEBC, and other categories.
In the process to apply for the Fellowship Scheme, Gujarat 2019-20 students have to apply online through the official website given below.
The last date to apply for Fellowship Scheme, Gujarat is 15 August 2020
Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of Gujarat has invited the applications from the children of martyred soldiers studying in government or grant in aid institutes under the War Concession Scheme, Gujarat. Providing this scholarship's main objective is to provide free studentship by awarding a complete tuition fee waiver and other education facilities.
Any student who is a child of a martyred soldier and studying in government and grant in aid institutes.
All successful students of the War Concession Scheme, Gujarat will get a free studentship, fee concession, and other educational facilities.
How To Apply?
In the process to apply for the War Concession Scheme, Gujarat students have to apply online through the official website given below.
The last date to apply for War Concession Scheme, Gujarat 2019-20 is 15 August 2020
Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of Gujarat is providing the scholarship to the disabled school students belonging from the financially weaker sections of the society. Through this scholarship, physically handicapped students will get financial support to purchase study materials.
Application date: 15th June
Last date to apply: August, 31st
Candidates applying for this scholarship must ensure that they are fulfilling the following eligibility conditions:
How to apply?
Following are the steps which students have to follow to apply for the scholarship:
Department of Atomic Energy invites all the eligible entries for1st the All India Essay Contest on Nuclear Science and Technology. The competition is open to all the students pursuing graduation in any discipline from a recognized university or college. Selected entries will win the cash prize amount up to 20k. The scholarship is offered by the Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India.
Full-time graduation students can apply.
The winning entry will get a cash prize of up to INR 25,000.
Deadline to Apply 2nd August 2020
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Economically backward classes in Gujarat are facing a huge barrier in completing their education. This barrier is also popularly known as Financial Barrier. To reduce the effect of this, the government of Gujarat with the help of Union Territories introduced a scholarship named Pre Matric Scholarship for EBC Students Gujarat. In this scholarship students studying from class 1st to 10th will receive certain financial benefits, which will help in reducing education expenses' burden. Applicants for this scholarship are required to submit the domicile of Gujarat with an updated annual family income certificate.
Last Date: Candidate can apply before 24th Jan 2020.
Below mentioned is the list of Top 15 scholarships of Gujarat especially for Diploma and OBC students. The aim of writing this section is that we don’t want students should get confused with limited Gujarat Scholarship Schemes 2020-21. Check our list for trending schemes throughout the state.
|1.||Post SSC Scholarship Gujarat Boys (SEBC)||Financial Assistance Upto 280 INR/Month||Jul to Sep|
|2.||Post SSC Scholarship for Boys (NTDNT), Gujarat||Up to INR 280/Month||Apr to Jun|
|3.||Higher Education Scheme, Gujarat||Financial Grant INR 1000 to 6000/Annum According Students Need||Aug to Oct|
|4.||Higher Secondary Scholarship For Minority Students||Up to INR 1140 per annum||May to Jul|
|5.||Post SSC Scholarship for Girls (SEBC) Gujarat||Financial Assistance Upto 280 INR/Month||Jul to Sep|
|6.||Scholarships to SC Students for ITI/Professional Studies, Gujarat||INR 400/Month||Jul to Aug|
|7.||Post Metric Scholarship for OBC students, Gujarat||Financial support of INR 750/Month||Sep to Nov|
|8.||Swami Vivekananda Stipend Scheme for Technical and Professional Courses (NTDNT), Gujarat|
One Year professional study INR 125/Month
For Govt. ITI INR 400/Month
|Aug to Oct|
|9.||Higher Secondary Scholarship (SEBC) Gujarat||INR 1140 according to financial need||Jul to Sep|
|10.||Special Scholarship For Girls & Boys Students, Gujarat||650 INR||Aug to Oct|
|11.||Fellowship Scheme for M.Phil & Ph.D. (SC) Students, Gujarat||For M.Phil Program INR 2500 & For Ph.D. Program 3000 INR||Aug to Nov|
|12.||War Concession Scheme, Gujarat||Multiple Awards like Fee Concession, Free Studentship, etc.||Jul to Oct|
|13.||Post Matric Scholarship for SC Girl Students, Gujarat||Variable financial supports||Sep to Nov|
|14.||Post Matric Scholarship for ST Girl Students, Gujarat||According to candidate financial need||Sep to Oct|
|15.||Fellowship Scheme, Gujarat|
The secondary level will receive a fellowship of INR 2,000/- per month.
Graduate-level students will get the fellowship amount of INR 3,000/month.
The Fellowship amount to be awarded to the postgraduate level students is INR 5,000/month.
Jul to Sep
Students who find themselves eligible must register through Digital Gujarat Portal. Follow the mentioned steps to apply.
To update their profile, applicants need to fill in all the information on the “Profile Update page”. They also required uploading the most recent passport-sized photographs.
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