Updated On - February 19th 2020, Updated By - Vikash

Gujarat Scholarship 2020 For Diploma, Engineering, OBC/SC/ST/EBC/EWS and Open Category Students, Online Form, Last Date

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Gujarat Scholarship 2020 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 the 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 disable 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.

Top 20 Coming Gujarat Scholarship Schemes 2019-20

You can find below the updated list of Gujarat Scholarship schemes available for obc, ebc, ews Students after 12th. A student can check the details eligibility criteria below and apply in all available Gujarat Scholarships by clicking on its name.

Check out our self researched list of Gujarat scholarship Schemes 2019-20 from the table below and select your eligible scheme. To apply for any of the scholarship students must be domicile holders of Gujarat.

Scholarship NameLast Date to ApplyEligibility
Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarship 202029-February-2020Full-Time Ph.D. 
Sitaram Jindal Scholarship Scheme 202029-Feb-2020UG, PG & Diploma
Mohan T Advani Centennial Scholarship by Blue Star Foundation1-March-2020Pursuing Diploma
J N Tata Endowment Loan Scholarships 20208-March-2020Final Year UG, PG, Ph.D
Schindler Igniting Minds (SIM) Scholarship for Diploma Students 202017-Feb-2020Class 10th And Above
Legislative Assistants to Members of Parliament (LAMP) Fellowship26-Jan-2020Bachelor Degree Holder
Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students, Gujarat24-Jan-202011th to Above Students
Pre Matric Scholarship For SC Students Gujarat 202024-Jan-2020Class 1st to 10th
Post Matric Scholarship For ST Students, Gujarat24-Jan-202011th to PG SC Students
Pre Matric Scholarship For SEBC Students Gujarat 202024-Jan-20201st-10th Class
Post Matric Scholarship For Minority Students, Gujarat24-Jan-2020Pursuing 11th and Above
Pre Matric Scholarship For ST Students Gujarat 202024-Jan-20201st to 10th Students
Post Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, Gujarat24-Jan-2020Class 11th & Above
William J. Clinton Fellowship 202020-Jan-202012th Pass Graduates
Clavam Scholarship for Students Pursuing Full-Time BDS Course 202031-Dec-201912th Pass Medical Student 
Post Matric Scholarships Scheme For Minorities 2020, Gujarat15-Nov-2019Class 10th Pass Students
National Merit Cum Means Scholarship (NMMS) 202015-Nov-2019 8th Pass
Post Matric Scholarship for SC Girl Students, Gujarat 202031-Oct-201910th Class Passed
Post SSC Scholarships for Boys (NTDNT), Gujarat 202015-Aug-2019Pursuing 11th Class To Degree Courses
Post SSC Scholarship for Boys (SEBC), Gujarat 202015-Aug-2019Pursuing 11th Class To Degree Courses
Post SSC Scholarship for Girls (SEBC), Gujarat 202015-Aug-2019Pursuing 11th Class To Degree Courses
Higher Secondary Scholarship (Minority), Gujarat 202015-Aug-201911th To 12th Class
Fellowship Scheme For M.Phil And Ph.D. (SC) Students, Gujarat 202015-Aug-2019Pursuing M.Phil & Ph.D. Courses
Swami Vivekanand Stipend Scheme For Technical And Professional Courses (NTDNT), Gujarat 202015-Aug-2019Pursuing Technical & Professional Courses
Swami Vivekanand Stipend Scheme For Technical And Professional Courses (Minority), Gujarat 202015-Aug-2019Pursuing Technical & Professional Courses
Umbrella Scheme for Education of ST Students Post-Matric Scholarship, Gujarat 202015-Aug-201911th Class To P.G Degree Courses
Fellowship Scheme, Gujarat 202015-Aug-201911th Class To P.G Degree Courses
Fellowship Scheme For M.Phil And Ph.D. (SC) Students, Gujarat 202015-Aug-2019Pursuing M.Phil & Ph.D. Courses
Post Matric Scholarship For ST Girls Candidates, Gujarat 202015-Aug-201911th Class To P.G Degree Courses
Higher Secondary Scholarship (SEBC), Gujarat 202015-Aug-2019Studying Class 11th & 12th
Special Scholarship For Boys And Girls Students, Gujarat 202015-Aug-20191st To 10 Class
31st All India Essay Contest on Nuclear Science and Technology 20202-Aug-2019Full-time graduation students

How To Fill Scholarship Form 2019 Gujarat Online

Students who find themselves eligible must register through Digital Gujarat Portal. Follow the mentioned steps to apply.

  • The first step is to register yourself through official Portal i.e. www.digitalgujarat.gov.in
  • The existing users can login with their existing password and E.mail ID.
  • Meanwhile, new users can enroll through a click on “New registration”.
  • New users can log in with various credentials such as email ID, phone number or Aadhaar number.
  • New users are required to provide relevant information and save it.
  • Once all the information is saved, an OTP will be sent to provide a mobile number.
  • Enter OTP to complete registration.

Profile Update
To update your profile, applicants need to fill all the information on the “Profile Update page”. They also required uploading the most recent passport-sized photographs.

Scholarship Application

  • Once the profile has been updated, candidates should log in to their account and enter the dashboard.
  • Select the scholarship they want to apply.
  • Before those candidates are asked to select their application language.
  • Instructions will be given and candidates are required to read them carefully.
  • Next, click on “Continue Service”.
  • Fill the mandatory information.
  • Scan and upload the supporting documents stated in the portal.
  • Once done, submit your application.

Top 15 Scholarship Gujarat For Diploma And OBC Engineering Students

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 2019-20. Check our list for trending schemes throughout the state.

S.No.ScholarshipsAwards/BenefitsApplication Period
1.Post SSC Scholarship for Boys (SEBC) GujaratFinancial Assistance Upto 280 INR/MonthJul to Sep
2.Post SSC Scholarship for Boys (NTDNT), GujaratUp to INR 280/MonthApr to Jun
3.Higher Education Scheme, GujaratFinancial Grant INR 1000 to 6000/Annum According Students NeedAug to Oct
4.Higher Secondary Scholarship For Minority StudentsUp to INR 1140 per annumMay to Jul
5.Post SSC Scholarship for Girls (SEBC) GujaratFinancial Assistance Upto 280 INR/MonthJul to Sep
6.Swami Vivekanand 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

7.Scholarships to SC Students for ITI/Professional Studies, GujaratINR 400/MonthJul to Aug
8.Post Metric Scholarship for OBC students, GujaratFinancial support of INR 750/MonthSep to Nov
9.Higher Secondary Scholarship (SEBC) GujaratINR 1140 according to financial needJul to Sep
10.Special Scholarship For Girls & Boys Students, Gujarat650 INRAug to Oct
11.Fellowship Scheme for M.Phil & Ph.D. (SC) Students, GujaratFor M.Phil Program INR 2500 & For Ph.D. Program 3000 INRAug to Nov
12.War Concession Scheme, GujaratMultiple Awards like Fee Concession, Free Studentship, etc.Jul to Oct
13.Post Matric Scholarship for SC Girl Students, GujaratVariable financial supportsSep to Nov
14.Post Matric Scholarship for ST Girl Students, GujaratAccording to candidate financial needSep 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.

Fellowship amount to be awarded to the postgraduate level students is INR 5,000/month.

Jul to Sep

Digital Gujarat Scholarships 2019-20 Last Date

Scholarship Available for Open Category on Gujarat Portal

Scholarship of Gujarat is for 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 2019-20 from the mentioned list below.

1Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarship 2020

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.

Eligibility Criteria

  • All the nationals and nationals of other Asian countries can apply.
  • Must have scored 1st class in graduation with minimum 60% marks at UG and PG level/
  • The maximum age limit is 35 years not more than that.
  • Only a full-time Ph.D. scholar can apply.
  • Only registered candidates to Ph.D. are eligible to apply.

Reward

INR 18,000 per month as maintenance allowance including tuition fee and contingent expenses INR 15,000

Last Date to Apply 29th Feb 2020

Apply online - Click Here

2- Sitaram Jindal Scholarship Scheme 2020

Sitaram Jindal Foundation is pleased to announce Sitaram Jindal Foundation Scholarship Scheme 2020. This scholarship is for the students who are in class 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.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students studying in class 11th and students who are pursuing their UG, PG /diploma course.
  • Students must have to reach certain %marks criteria.

Scholarship Rewards

Eligible candidates will be given allowances up to INR 2000 p/m.

Last Date To Apply

The scholarship is Available till 31st Jan 2020

To explore more details Click here

3- Schindler Igniting Minds (SIM) Scholarship for Diploma Students 2020

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 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 17th Feb 2020.

4- Legislative Assistants to Members of Parliament (LAMP) Fellowship

Legislative Assistants to Members of Parliament (LAMP) Fellowship organized by PRS Legislative Research for bachelors 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.

Reward: Up to 20,000 INR Per Month

Last Date: The applicant can apply for this scholarship until 26th Jan 2020.


5- Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students, Gujarat 2020

The government of Gujarat with the Social Justice and Empowerment Department has launched the Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students. The scholarship is planned to benefit the students who are from the lower section of the society and are facing extensive financial problems. The education department of Gujarat realized how much difficulty students of Gujarat are facing in attaining basic education, due to lack of money. To solve this, introducing scholarships is one of the best measures taken by the government.
Last Date: Candidate can apply before 24th Jan 2020

6- Post-Matric Scholarship For OBC Students, Gujarat 2020

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.

Reward

The selected candidates will be given up to INR 750 per month according to their financial needs.

Closing Date to Apply 24th January 2020.

Click here to apply

7- Post-Matric Scholarships Scheme For Minorities 2019-20, Gujarat

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.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The scholarship will be given from class 11th to Ph.D. level.
  • The 30 % scholarship is reserved for the girl candidates of a minority community.
  • Only the students of the minority community can apply for this scholarship.
  • Annual Income must not exceed more than 2 Lac.

Rewards

The selected candidate will get 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 - 24th January 2020 

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8- Pre Matric Scholarship for EBC Students Gujarat 2020


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.

Eligibility Criteria: 

  • The applicant must be a permanent resident of Gujarat.
  • Candidate must belong to Economically Backward Classes of the general category.

Last Date: Candidate can apply before 24th Jan 2020.

 

9- National Merit Cum Means Scholarship (NMMS) 2020

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 the society. This scholarship has improved the stats of class 8th dropouts making them able to continue their studies.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students of class 9th can apply for this scholarship and it will continue till class 12th.
  • Must have secured a minimum of 55 % marks.
  • Annual Family income should not be more than INR 1.50 Lac.

Reward

Selected candidates will get allowance up to INR 6000 P/A.

Closing Date to Apply 15th November 2019.

Click here to apply

10- Higher Secondary Scholarship (Minority), Gujarat 2019-20

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 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 2019.

To know more about this scholarship Click here.

11- Higher Secondary Scholarship for EBC 2019-20, Gujarat

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 the 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.

Reward

  • Up to Rs.1140 will be provided to the students of class 12th hostellers.
  • Up to Rs.840 will be provided to the students of class 12th for day scholars.
  • Up to Rs.725 will be provided to the students of class 11th for hostellers.
  • Up to Rs.475 will be provided to the students of class 11th for day scholars.

Eligibility

  • Any student who is studying at the higher secondary level in class 11th or 12th
  • Any student whose annual family income below or equal to Rs.1, 20,000 for rural and Rs.1, 50,000 for urban.

How to Apply?

In the process to apply for the Higher Secondary Scholarship Gujarat students have to apply online by following the steps below:

  1. Click here to “New Registration”.
  2. Register and create your user id and password.
  3. Get registered by filling all the required details.
  4. Log in using registered email id and password.
  5. Fill the scholarship form and upload the required documents.
  6. Submit the application form finally.

Documents Require

  • Self-attested caste certificate issued by the competent authorities
  • Self-attested copy of the Aadhaar Card
  • The first page of bank passbook/canceled cheque
  • Fee receipt of current academic course
  • Self-attested certificate of previous academic mark sheet
  • Break affidavit (If break gap is more than one year)
  • Hostel certificate (only For hosteller student)
  • Income certificate issued by a competent authority (Form no.16 required for Govt. Employee) School leaving certificate
  • School/College current year bonafide certificate

12- Special Scholarship for Boys and Girls Students, Gujarat 2019-20

Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of Gujarat has invited the 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.

Eligibility

  • Any student who is studying in any class from class 1st to 10th
  • Any student who has a minimum of 70% attendance in the school.
  • Any student who belongs to any of these communities- 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.

Reward

All successful students of Special Scholarship for Boys and Girls Students, Gujarat will get a sum of Rs.650 in total.

Documents Require

  • Self-attested caste certificate issued by the competent authorities
  • Self-attested copy of the Aadhaar Card
  • The first page of bank passbook/canceled cheque
  • Fee receipt of current academic course
  • Self-attested certificate of previous academic mark sheet
  • Hostel certificate (only for hosteller students)

13- Vidyadhan Scholarship Program 2019-20

Sarojini Damodaran Foundation has invited the applications from students who have passed class 10th under the Vidyadhan Scholarship Program 2019. 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.

Eligibility

  • Any student who has passed class 10th or SSLC from any state board of Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Maharashtra or Kerala.
  • Any student whose annual family income below to Rs.2,00,000

Reward

  • All successful students from the states of Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, and Telangana will get up to Rs.6,000 per year for 2 years.
  • All successful students from the state of Kerala will get up to Rs.5,000 per year for 2 years.

How To Apply?

In the process to apply for the Vidyadhan Scholarship Program 2018 students have to apply online here.

Documents Require

  • Mark sheet of Class 10th
  • Latest photograph of the applicant
  • Income certificate

selection criteria

The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their academic performance and 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.

14- Fellowship Scheme, Gujarat 2019-20

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 2018-19. This scholarship is being provided to students who belong to any of the SC, ST, SEBC and other categories.

Eligibility

  • Any student whose annual family income below or equal to Rs.2,50,000.
  • Any student who belongs to SC, ST, SEBC and other categories.
  • Any student having a minimum of 70% marks in class 10th.
  • Any student who is studying in class 11 until the postgraduate level of study.

Reward

  • All successful students 11th and 12th will get the fellowship of Rs.2,000 pm.
  • All successful students' graduation will get the fellowship of Rs.3,000 pm.
  • All successful students postgraduate will get the fellowship of Rs.5,000 pm.

Application Process

In the process to apply for the Fellowship Scheme, Gujarat 2019-20 students have to apply online through the official website given below.

Documents Require

  • Self-attested caste certificate issued by the competent authorities
  • Self-attested copy of the Aadhaar Card
  • The first page of bank passbook/canceled cheque
  • Fee receipt of current academic course
  • Self-attested certificate of previous academic mark sheet
  • Hostel certificate (only for hosteller students)

Important Dates

The last date to apply for Fellowship Scheme, Gujarat is 15 August 2019.

15- War Concession Scheme, Gujarat 2019-20

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 main objective is to provide free studentship by awarding a complete tuition fee waiver and other education facilities.

Eligibility

Any student who is a child of a martyred soldier and studying in government and grant in aid institutes.

Reward

All successful students of 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.

Important Dates

The last date to apply for War Concession Scheme, Gujarat 2019-20 is 15 August 2019.

Documents Require

  • Passport size photo.
  • Self-attested copy of the Aadhaar Card
  • The first page of bank passbook/canceled cheque
  • Fee receipt of current academic course
  • Self-attested certificate of previous academic mark sheet
  • Concern proof of soldier going to war

16- Scholarships to the Disabled Students, Gujarat 2019-20

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: 31st August 2019

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates applying for this scholarship must ensure that they are fulfilling the following eligibility conditions:

  • The applicant must be 40% physically disabled.
  • Students of class 1 to class 12 will be eligible for this scholarship.
  • Candidate must have passed the last examination with a minimum of 40% aggregate marks.
  • The annual family income of the student should not be more than INR 50,000/-
  • Candidate should have satisfactory attendance in the previous examination.

How to apply?

Following are the steps which students have to follow to apply for the scholarship:

  • Students have to submit the form through their respective schools.
  • Aspirants can get the application form from the District Social Security Officer office at free of cost.
  • It is the responsibility of the Principal of the school to submit the filled-in application form of students to the Office of the District Social Security Officer before due dates.
  • The applicants also have to submit documents such as the previous year mark sheet, income certificate and disability identity card.

For More Info Click Here

17- 31st All India Essay Contest on Nuclear Science and Technology 2019-20

Department of Atomic Energy invites all the eligible entries for1st 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.

Eligibility Criteria

Full-time graduation students can apply.

Rewards

The winning entry will get cash prize up to INR 25,000.

Deadline to Apply 2nd August 2019 

apply Online - Click Here

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