These are Some Indian Scholarships You can Apply After 12th Class | TOC

These are Some Indian Scholarships You can Apply After 12th Class | TOC

By: Dr. Richa Lakhotia 

We all know taking admission in govt colleges for higher studies is not an easy task, due to the very limited number of seats & high cut off. Students have to explore the suitable private colleges but they charged very high fee compared to the govt colleges. Many time students need to compromise and go for C or D grade colleges as they cannot afford the fee. Here we have explored the best possible way to help students so that there should not be any financial constraints if they wanted to achieve their dreams.
The most suitable way to arrange funds for students is Scholarships. Scholarships not only make them self-dependent but also boosts their confidence. There are a lot of Govt & private scholarships for Indian Students after 12th and in fact, we find out that most of the students don’t know about these scholarships and how to apply for these scholarships.

PM Scholarship Scheme

The Hon’ble prime minister has made available this scheme for the wards/widows of ex-serviceman and ex-serviceman (army, navy, air force). This scheme comes under the central government. There are total 5,500 scholarships allotted to the eligible students. Here, candidates can get details about the eligibility criteria and also know the steps for filling the application form.

For more info visit official site

All India Youth Scholarship Entrance Exam 2018

AIYSEE (All India Youth Scholarship Entrance Exam) scholarship is also very unique in nature and offers for many streams. The student can apply for this scholarship to pursue courses in any streams. Students who have passed the 12th exam or pursuing their 12th can apply online for this scholarship. AIYSEE conduct their own exam in the different part of the country to awards this scholarship.

For more info visit official site

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards 2018

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards 2018 is being conducted by National Innovation Foundation every year. The objective of this scholarship is to give a platform to innovative thoughts & ideas of students. If you have any innovative idea or thought, then you can participate in this scholarship. Student up to class 12th can participate from across India. 

Students can write their ideas in simple text format and send to

For more info visit official site

Padala Education Scholarship 2018  

Padala Education Scholarship 2018 is very popular among Andhra Pradesh & Telangana State students. Students who have taken education from govt school and belong to AP & Telangana, they can only participate. This scholarship provides financial support to poor students.

For more info visit official site

INSPIRE Scholarship 2018

This Scholarship also Called Scholarship for Higher Education (SHE). It’s Govt Of India Initiative. These scholarships are being given to the students, who fall under top 1 % rank in their respective board Exam. If you get top 10,000 Rank in JEE Main or JEE Advanced or NEET, then also you can get this scholarship.

For more info visit official site 

CSIR Innovation Award for School Children – 2018

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Government of India invites the application form for school students in order to encourage their innovative technological idea. This award basically focuses on “Design Ideas”. Students whose idea proposal have selected will be awarded with the certificate and prize to INR 1 Lac. A candidate can take part in this competition in group or solo.

For more info visit official site

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) 2018

This Scholarship also a Govt of India Initiative to support students who want to pursue their career in research & science. Students who are currently studying in class 11th can apply. To get this scholarship you have to give aptitude test conducted by IISc Banglore. In this students gets Rs 5000- & 7000 per annum with a contingency fund of approx Rs 25,000 per annum. Students can apply for this scholarship July onwards.

For more info visit official site

Vidhyaa Scholarship Award 2018

Vidhyaa scholarship award is a step to help those children’s who did not complete their studies after 12th due to higher fees or weak financial conditions. But Vidhyaa wants every child complete its higher education dream. We all know the rising tuition fee for private colleges sometimes force you to select the college having a lesser fee for a particular course. Through Vidhyaa Scholarship Awards 2018, We are trying to contribute a bit by providing the financial benefit to students wanting to pursue their higher education. This Scholarship provides the financial benefit up to Rs 25000 to students based on the selection criteria.

For more info visit official site

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About Richa 4 Articles
Dr.Richa currently working as a Manufacturing Associate at Hitachi Chemical Advanced Therapeutics Solutions. She worked as a Senior Research Fellow for more than 5 years for completion of Ph.D at Mumbai University. She is a skilled researcher and result oriented person.

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