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Scholarships

Scholarship Name 1: Piaggio "Shiksha Se Samriddhi" Scholarship for Class 10th/12th Passed Students 2020-21
Description: Piaggio Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. invites applications from children/wards of Drivers/Owners of three-wheeler community who have passed Class 10/12. The scholarship supports the study of students studying in Class 11/12/ITI/Polytechnic/Diploma/Undergraduate courses.
Eligibility: The scholarship is open for children/wards of Drivers/Owners of three-wheeler community. The applicants must have passed Class 10/12 with at least 55% marks (60% marks for studies in Class 11/12). They must be studying in Class 11/12/ITI/Polytechnic/Diploma/Undergraduate courses at recognized institutions in India. The annual family income must be less than or equal to INR 3 lakh (3,00,000).
Prizes & Rewards: 80% of total fee reimbursement or maximum up to INR 20,000 per year
Last Date to Apply: 31-01-2021
Application mode: Online applications only
Short Url: www.b4s.in/SE/PSD1
Scholarship Name 2: Dr Abdul Kalam Scholarship for Medical/Engineering Aspirants
Description: Buddy4Study India Foundation invites scholarship applications from students appearing for medical/engineering entrance exams. The scholarship programme is meant to support the higher education of meritorious students who need financial support.
Eligibility: The scholarship is open for students from the Economically Weaker Sections, who are appearing for national/state level engineering/medical entrance exams. The applicant must have passed Class 12 examination with minimum 55% marks. Students appearing for the Class 12 exam in 2021 can also apply. However, they will have to present the result-sheet after their results are announced. The annual income of the family should be less than INR 3 lakh from all sources.
Prizes & Rewards: INR 20,000
Last Date to Apply: 15-02-2021
Application mode: Online applications only
Short Url: www.b4s.in/SE/AKS2
Scholarship Name 3: Keep India Smiling Foundational Scholarship Programme
Description: Colgate-Palmolive (India) Ltd. is giving young students an opportunity to pursue their academic/career aspirations by providing them with scholarships for education. This scholarship program provides financial aid to students pursuing studies at various post-matric and undergraduate levels to continue their education and proceed towards a career of their choice.
Eligibility: Students who have passed Class 10 with at least 75% marks or Class 12 with at least 60% marks in 2019 board exams are eligible to apply for the scholarship program for pursuing their higher secondary, 3-year graduation, 4-year engineering, Diploma programme and 1-year vocational course studies respectively. Annual Family income of all applicants must be less than INR 5 Lakhs per annum.
Prizes & Rewards: Selected scholars can avail scholarship award of up to INR 30,000 per year for up to 3 years of studies depending on their current level of education
Last Date to Apply: 28-02-2021
Application mode: Apply online
Short Url: www.b4s.in/SE/KISSP01
Scholarship Name 4: DRDO-NSTL Visakhapatnam Junior Research Fellowship 2020
Description: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) invites applications for DRDO-NSTL Visakhapatnam Junior Research Fellowship 2020 from Graduate/Postgraduate degree holders.
Eligibility: The fellowship is open for candidates below 28 years of age who hold a Graduate degree in a professional course BE/BTech (Mechanical Engg.) in first division with a valid NET/GATE score or Postgraduate degree in professional course ME/MTech (Mechanical Engg.) in first division both at Graduate and Postgraduate level.
NET/GATE score is essential for BE/BTech candidates.
Prizes & Rewards: INR 31,000 per month plus HRA
Last Date to Apply: 15-01-2021
Application mode: By post to the Director, NSTL, Vigyan Nagar, Visakhapatnam–530027
Short Url: www.b4s.in/se/TLF6
Scholarship Name 5: The Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) Fellowship 2020
Description: The Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) invites applications for The Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) Fellowship 2020 from Masters of Arts in History/Sanskrit/Philosophy degree holders. The fellowship has been announced in the memory of Shri Devendra Swaroop to study “Bhartiya Gyan Parampara” (Indian Knowledge Tradition).
Eligibility: The fellowship is open for candidates below 40 years of age who hold a Master's of Arts in History/Sanskrit/Philosophy degree. They must have minimum 3 years of research experience working with an Institution conducting Research in a similar field or Published work of High Standard (at least 5 Papers in reputed Research Journals on the subject).
Prizes & Rewards: INR 50,000 per month
Last Date to Apply: 15-01-2021
Application mode: Via email only
Short Url: www.b4s.in/se/GNF5
Scholarship Name 6: Nikon Scholarship Program 2020
Description: Nikon India Private Limited invites scholarship applications from students (Class 12 passed onwards) pursuing photography courses. The scholarship program is meant to support students facing financial problems in pursuing their programme.
Eligibility: The scholarship is open for Class 12 passed onwards students pursuing photography courses with a duration of 3 months or more. The annual income of the family should be less than INR 6 lakhs per annum.
Prizes & Rewards: Selected students will get award up to INR 1 lakh.
Last Date to Apply: 15-01-2021
Application mode: Online application only
Short Url: www.b4s.in/SE/NSP3


Sikkim at a Glance

  • Area: 7096 Sq Kms
  • Capital: Gangtok
  • Altitude: 5,840 ft
  • Population: 6.10 Lakhs
  • Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 to over 28,509 ft above sea level
  • Climate:
  • Summer: Min- 13°C - Max 21°C
  • Winter: Min- 0.48°C - Max 13°C
  • Rainfall: 325 cms per annum
  • Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi