Merit Cum Means Scholarship For Professional and Technical Courses for Minority Students

Government Of India



Technical/Professional Course


INR 20000 Per Annum


Nov. 30, 2020

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About the Scholarship


The objective of the Scheme is to provide financial assistance to the poor and meritorious students belonging to minority communities to enable them to pursue professional and technical courses.


The scholarship is to be awarded for studies in India in a Government or private institution, selected and notified in a transparent manner by the State Government/Union Territory Administration concerned. It will cover technical and professional courses at undergraduate and post graduate level. A list of courses are at Appendix-E.


Scholarship will be awarded to the students who have secured not less than 50% marks or equivalent grade in the previous final examination and the annual income of whose parents/guardians from all sources does not exceed Rs.2.50 lakh.

How to Apply ?

1. Click on Apply Now

2. Login/Register at National Scholarship Portal

3. Fill the required details

4. Submit the form

Important Dates :

Nov. 1, 2020

Start Date

Nov. 30, 2020

End Date

Organisers' Contact:

Government Of India