• 60 scholarships will be awarded in subjects for which suitable facilities are not available in India.
  • Preference will be given for Automation and Robotics, Laser Technology, Naval Architecture/ Offshore Structures, Paper Technology, Printing Technology, Reliability Engineering.
  • The scholarships are awarded to candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, De-notified Nomadic and Semi-Nomadic Tribes. T
  • he income limit of parents/guardians or the applicant himself/herself is fixed at Rs. 5,000 per month for eligibility of the award. Students at the Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Research/ Specialized training level. US $6,600 per annum for the Master's and PhD degrees. 
  • Further information and application form can be obtained from The Deputy Secretary, Ministry of Welfare, SCD, Division, Scholarship Cell, Room No. 240, 'A' Wing, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi 110001. 
  • Deadline for applications is the 15th May in the year of award.