National Overseas Scholarship is awarded for higher studies abroad in specified field of Engineering, Technology and Science. The scholarship includes tuition fees, maintenance, other grants and travel expenses at various courses.
Passage Grant is awarded to only ST candidates who are in receipt of merit scholarship for Post Graduate Studies, Research or Training abroad from a foreign government/organization.
Educational Qualification: Qualifications are given below as per the courses.
(1) For Post Doctoral Research: Candidate should have completed Master’s Degree and Ph. D. with minimum 60% marks or equivalent grade.
(2) For Ph.D.: Candidate should have completed Master’s Degree with at least 60% marks.
(3) For Master Degree: Candidate should have completed Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 60% marks or equivalent grade.
Age limit: Age of the candidate should below 35 years as on 01/02/2013.
Date to apply: Last date of receipt of application is 20/03/2013.
How to apply for National Overseas Scholarships for Scheduled Tribe Students:Qualified candidates may apply for scholarship in prescribed application format given in notification. Duly filled application should be attached with necessary certificates and it should be reached to the following address on or before 20/03/2013.
The Deputy Secretary (Edu),
Ministry of Tribal Affairs,
Government of India, [Education Section],
Room No. 216-H, ‘D’ - Wing,
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road,
Application form cum advertisement for scholarship: