Kashmir Education Initiative (KEI) is offering postgraduate scholarship for students currently registered in any of the following Universities/ Institutes: University of Kashmir, Central University of Kashmir, SK University of Agricultural science and Technology, Islamic University of Science and Technology and NIT Srinagar can apply for this scholarship.
Kashmir Education Initiative (KEI), a non-profit, non-political charitable educational organization. Their mission is to provide students in Kashmir a supportive environment that promotes discipline, motivation, achievement and excellence in learning.
Scholarship program is designed to support students at various stages in their academic life all the way from foundation-building high school to graduate programs. They come with financial support to cover the students various expenses.
If English is not applicant’s first language, then they will need to meet the university’s English language requirements for postgraduate courses.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing postgraduate programme.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded for studying the subjects offered by the university.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship will offer an annual financial aid of Rs 20,000/- for an initial period of one year.
Scholarship can be taken at: India
Eligibility: In order to apply for scholarship, applicant must follow the given criteria:
-Students must be currently registered in any of the following Universities/ Institutes: University of Kashmir, Central University of Kashmir, SK University of Agricultural science and Technology, Islamic University of Science and Technology and NIT Srinagar
-Must have secured more than 60% marks in all Board and University examinations. Students in the 1st semester only (in Kashmir University, NIT) and in 1st or 2nd semester only (in Central University, SKUAST and IUST) of their postgraduate courses (M.A/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ M.Tech), are eligible to apply. Students in various integrated courses (BBA-MBA, BCA-MCA, LLB-LLM etc) must be in the postgraduate part of their respective courses (7th semester onwards).
-Total annual household income should not exceed INR 2, 00,000 (KEI shall verify this information using multiple sources, so please be accurate). Students furnishing wrong information and availing our scholarship will face disqualification and disciplinary action. Students receiving financial aid/ scholarships from any other source (government or private) are not eligible.
Nationality: Kashmiri students (India) can apply for this scholarship.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Students must have secured more than 60% marks in all Board and University examinations.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: If English is not applicant’s first language, then they will need to meet the university’s English language requirements for postgraduate courses.
Supporting Material: Documents to be submitted:
-A document stating that the candidate is currently enrolled in their respective course and semester, duly attested by the HOD/ Principal of the Department/ College where the applicant is currently pursuing his/ her post graduation
-Copy of marks certificates of all Board (10th and 12th classes) and University examinations (scanned).
-Proof of their household income (as shown in the application form)
How to Apply: Application forms can be submitted online.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 8th April, 2016.