The University Grants Commission, on the basis of an initiative of MHRD, had introduced the scheme of Post-Graduate Merit Scholarship Scheme for University rank holders with the objective of attracting talents for pursuing post-graduate studies. The scheme is for non-professional courses only.
Name of the Scholarship Scheme
Post- Graduate Merit Scholarship for University Rank Holders for academic session 2011-13. The Streams identified at undergraduate level for the award of scholarships includes the following:
Number of Scholarship: 3000
* The scheme may not be made available to students in private deemed and state private universities until a final decision is taken regarding funding of such universities under schemes benefiting teachers and students of such universities.
Duration of Scholarship: 2 years
Rate of Scholarship: Rs 2000 per month (10 months in a year) (Total 20 months)
How to Apply
Eligible students who are pursuing postgraduate 1st year course in any of the Non Professional Course in the current year, i.e. 2010-11 may submit their application for the above scholarship in prescribed format along with all relevant attested copies of documents. The application format can be viewed at http://22.214.171.124/urh/
The application may be submitted to Deputy Secretary (SR-III), University Grants Commission, Bahadurshah Zafar Marg, New Delhi-110002.
Envelope containing application should be prominently marked as APPLICATION FOR PG MERIT SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNIVERSITY RANK HOLDER (2010-12).
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