National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC), Government of India offers Scholarship Scheme for graduate and postgraduate Students with Disabilities for pursuing professional courses, India 2012-2013
Study Subjects: Professional courses
Course Level: Graduate and postgraduate
Scholarship Provider: National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC), Government of India
Scholarship can be taken at: India
- Scholarships will be awarded to eligible students with disabilities for pursuing higher academic/professional or technical qualification
- Financial assistance can be given for computer with editing software for blind/deaf graduate and post graduate students pursuing professional courses and for support access software for cerebral palsy students
- Monthly income of the beneficiary/parent or guardian should not be more than Rs.15,000/ – (Rs. 1.80 Lakh p.a.) from all sources. Family income includes income of parent/guardian
- Scholarship holder under this scheme will not concurrently hold any other scholarship/stipend. If already any other scholarship/stipend awarded, the student is required to exercise his/her option for choosing the scholarship that he/she proposes to avail and inform awarding authority about the same.
Scholarship Open for International Students: No
Scholarship Description: National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC), for and on behalf of Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India, invites applications from Students with Disabilities for award of Scholarship Scheme (National Fund).Under this scheme, 500 National Scholarships will be awarded to eligible students with disabilities for pursuing higher academic/professional or technical qualification. Students applying will want to double check for qualifying programs; other programs may qualify, such as a deaf and hard of hearing certification program for potential educators.
Apply: By Online
Deadline: Aug. 31, 2012
Further Scholarship Information and Application: http://www.nhfdc.nic.in/site/Scholarship(NF)2012-13.pdf