National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation invites applications for the Trust Fund Scholarship 2017-18 from differently-abled students to enable them to pursue professional or technical courses from recognized institutes and get employed/self-employed.
In total, 2500 scholarships will be given to those applicants who have taken admission either for graduation or post graduation (technical course) in any recognized college.
National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation Unit No. 11 & 12, Ground Floor, DLF Prime Tower, Okhla Phase – 1, Near Tehkhand Village, New Delhi – 110020 Ph: 011-45803730 Email: [email protected] Website: www.nhfdc.nic.in
To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must fulfill the following eligibility conditions -Students should be pursuing degree or post graduate level technical and professional courses from a recognized institution.
Students who get admission to a college in a technical/professional course on the basis of a competitive examination will be eligible for the scholarship without any consideration of the percentage of marks at higher secondary/graduation level.
Students who get admission in technical/professional courses without facing any competitive examination will also be eligible for the scholarship. However, such students should have not less than 50% marks at higher secondary/graduation level.
Selection of these students will be done strictly on merit basis.In case of female students should have not less than 45% marks at higher secondary/graduation level.
A scholarship holder under this Scheme will not avail any other scholarship/stipend for pursuing the course.The annual family income of the beneficiary should not exceed INR 3 lac from all sources. Preference shall be given to economically weaker students.
Note: A student, who is awarded a scholarship for one course will be eligible for another course too after its completion. However, the awardees will not be eligible for a similar or equivalent course. The students should also not avail any other scholarship/stipend for pursuing the course.
How to Apply:
Step 1: Click here to register.
Step 2: Read all instructions carefully and proceed to apply for the scholarship by clicking here.
Step 3: Fresh applicants need to click on ‘New Scholarship Application’ to sign up and existing users need to click on ‘Renewal Scholarship Application’
Step 4: New users need to fill in the required details and register while existing users can directly login with their email-id and password.
Step 5: Fill in all necessary details in the application and upload required documents.
Step 6: Finally submit the duly filled application.