PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship For Single Girl Child 2019-20.

University Grants Commission has introduced a Post Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child with an aim to compensate direct costs of girl education to all levels especially for such girls who happen to be the only girl child in their family.



The objectives of the proposed scheme are:
a) To support post graduate education of single girl child in postgraduate courses only.
b) To recognize the value of observance of small family norm.

Who can apply for this scholarship?

1. Slots: 3000
2. Age limit: Girl students up to the age of 30 years at the time of admission in first year of PG courses are eligible.
3. The scheme is applicable to such single girl child who has taken admission in regular, full-time first year Masters Degree course in any designated university or a post graduate college. 
4. Admission to PG Course in Distance education mode is not covered under the scheme.

How can you apply ?

Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship through following steps -

Step 1:Visit the homepage of the National Scholarship Portal and click on 'New Registration'.

Step 2: Read the guidelines carefully, select the undertaking and 'Continue'.

Step 3: Select the state of domicile, scholarship category, scheme type, gender, write the applicant's name, date of birth, mobile number, email ID.

Step 4: Provide the bank details (Bank name, IFSC Code, Account Number)

Step 5: Select Aadhaar or Bank Account Number as identification detail and click on the 'Register' button.

Step 6: The mobile number will be verified and an OTP will be generated.

Step 7: Now, log in using OTP and fill the form.

Step 8: An application ID and password will be generated. Use that for future references.

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