FAEA invites applications for scholarships sponsored by TATA’s and other donors for the year 2020-2021 to pursue undergraduate studies in Arts/ Commerce/ Science/ Engineering and other technical and professional disciplines at any university/ institution/ college in India.
- Students who have passed Class XII from a recognized Board of Secondary Education in India or 1st year under-graduate students on roll
- Students belonging to socially and economically disadvantaged sections (SC/ST/BPL Category).
- Further we have some special scholarships for Girls Students belonging to socially and economically disadvantaged section in the BPL category from Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu
- In addition we have some need cum merit based financial grants for General Category students especially for those students who have obtained above 90% marks in their Higher Secondary Exam and/or have been able to get admission in the first rate Institutions of Excellence in the country.
Scope of Scholarship
FAEA, on selection of student for the FAEA scholarship, provides financial aid for completion of undergraduate courses which includes tuition fee, maintenance allowance or hostel/mess charges and other allowances to cover travel, clothing and book purchase as per our norms. The continuance of scholarship and amount of scholarship is, however, subject to good academic performance and availability of funds.
Location of Study
This scholarship programme is designed so that scholars may study in any university/ institution/ college in India that best meets their educational needs.
Tuition fee, maintenance allowance or hostel and mess charges as per our norms. Funds will be disbursed directly to Scholars, with the exception of tuition, hostel and related fees, which will be disbursed directly to the educational institution. Applicants are expected to take advantage of on-campus housing and meal plans when possible.
How to apply?
You may apply online via this page. The form can be downloaded from FAEA website and duly filled application form can be submitted by post at the address- Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access (FAEA) C-25, Qutab Institutional Area, New Delhi –110016.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews across India in the metropolitan city. Thereafter, a national panel will make the final selection and results will be declared. The support granted shall be subject to the candidate being accepted by the host university/institution/college.
Last date of application submission is 30 June 2020.
For the official notification, click the link below.