In order to increase the education rate of women, the government implements a scholarship scheme, on the basis of which money is provided to girls for higher education. To get the scholarship, the form has to be filled based on a certain qualification and this amount is given to the woman at the appointed time. Not only the government but also private institutions run the scholarship scheme but today we will talk about only the top 5 scholarships given by the government through this article.
1. AICTE Pragati Scholarship
According to the schedule of this scholarship, there is provision to provide financial aid to 4,000 freshmen girl students pursuing a diploma and degree in AICTE technical course so that they can continue their education. The aim of this scholarship is to make women skilled, confident and educated. The forms of this scholarship come out in September and October and about 30,000 is given to women.
2. Begum Hazrat Mahal National Scholarship
This scholarship is also called Maulana Azad Scholarship according to which there is provision to provide financial aid to minority women studying in grades 9th to 12th. According to this, up to Rs 6000 is provided to women achieving 50% marks in the class with annual household income of less than 2 lakhs. These forms are also completed between September and October.
3. Postgraduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl
According to the Post Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship, financial aid will be given to women who are the only child of their parents and have passed grade 10 by 60 percent. The aim of this scholarship is to motivate the deserving students who are the only child of their parents are to study. 500 per month will be given under this scheme.
4. Women Scientist Scheme-B (WOS-B)
This scheme encourages female scientists and technologists who want to take a break from their engineering careers. In order to benefit from this scheme, the age limit for women is set from 27 to 57 years and they receive a maximum of 55,000 rupees per month. To take advantage of this scholarship, women can complete the form between February and March.
5. SOF Girl Child Scholarship Scheme
This scholarship is for all women from grades 1 to 10. The purpose of this scheme or scholarship is to motivate economically weaker women for continuing education. Women are selected based on suggestions from various schools in the country, for which forms can be filled from April to October.
Hope this article will help you in getting the scholarship.
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