K. C. Mahindra Scholarships for Post-Graduate Studies Abroad

K. C. Mahindra Scholarships for Post-Graduate Studies Abroad

K. C. Mahindra Scholarships for Post-Graduate Studies Abroad

K.C.MAHINDRA SCHOLARSHIP FOR POST-GRADUATE STUDIES ABROAD - GENERAL INFORMATION & RULES

In the year 1953, late Mr. K. C. Mahindra established this Trust for promoting education among Indian nationals in Engineering, Natural Sciences, Humanities, Medicine and Business Management including the study of Military, Naval and Aviation Sciences.

Interest-free loan scholarships for higher education abroad are being awarded since the year 1956. Announcements offering scholarship appear every year in all leading newspapers of the country. In the year 2010, the trust announced the KC Mahindra Fellows Fund where the 3 most deserving candidates selected are awarded an interest free loan scholarship where the maximum amount will be Rs. 8 lakhs per scholar, based on merit and need.

Govt. and Quasi-Govt. officers with a creditable academic record, going abroad for specialised qualification are also eligible to apply.

Preference will be given to students who are interested to pursue their studies in subjects important for the development of the country, such as Survey and Prospecting of the mineral resources of the country, alternate Sources of Energy, like Solar, Wind and Tidal Energy, and Bio-Gas Technology for rural areas, Oceanography, Off-shore Drilling, Harvesting of ocean wealth, like Sea-bed Mining, Fisheries and Exploration of other oceanic products, Water Management, Agricultural Research and Engineering, Transportation Economics, High-Tech. Electronics and any other emerging areas and industry.

The decision of the Trustees, with regard to the annual awards is based on the recommendation made by the Selection Committee. These recommendations are made on the basis of merit, but the character, aptitude and ambition of each individual candidate are also the guiding factors while making the selection.

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K. C. Mahindra Scholarships for Post-Graduate Studies Abroad