15 April 2019
KC Mahindra Scholarship 2019 is given by KC Mahindra Trust and is a loan scholarship that is provided to the students for pursuing higher studies outside India. KC Mahindra Scholarship is conducted by KC Mahindra Education Trust. The application process has been started and the last date to apply has been extended to 15 April 2019.
Last year, 59 students were awarded K.C. Mahindra Scholarships for Postgraduate Studies Abroad. Top 3 recipients were awarded Rs. 8 lakh each as interest- free loan scholarship and 56 students received Rs 4 lakh of interest-free loan scholarships each.
KC Mahindra Education trust was established by Mr KC Mahindra in 1953 with the view of ensuring literacy and higher learning in India. The Trust has the vision to transform the lives of the people of India through imparting education and knowledge. They have three initiatives as of now:
|KC Mahindra Scholarship Application Starts||28 January 2019|
|KC Mahindra Scholarship Application Form last date||15 April 2019|
|Final Interviews of the Shortlisted Candidates||July 2019|
|Class/ Age||Completed Graduation|
Admission Offer: The candidate must have secured admission or, at least, have applied for admission to a reputable university or institution abroad commencing from August 2019, but not later than February 2020 at the time of submission of the KC Mahindra Scholarship application form.
Academic Qualification: Possess a First Class degree or equivalent diploma of the same standard from a recognized university.
Not Eligible for Scholarship
Students going abroad for undergraduate studies, seminars & conferences are not eligible for this scholarship.
KC Mahindra will offer scholarships as given below:
Duration of the study
Duration of studies abroad would be for a maximum of two years unless specific approval of the Trust is obtained by the scholar to extend studies exceeding this period.
Repayment of Loan
The candidate shall repay the scholarship amount to the Trust within 24 months of completing the course or 48 months of receiving the scholarship, whichever is earlier, or such other expiry period as the Trust may in its sole discretion determine.
Employment after completing the course
After completing the course, the candidate will be free to serve any firm or institution of his / her choice. There will not be any obligation on the part of the Trustees to provide employment.
The Application process of KC Mahindra Scholarship 2019 has been started. Interested candidates can fill the online application form. The last date to fill the application form is 15 April 2019.
Click here to apply online for KC Mahindra Scholarship
Steps to fill KC Mahindra Scholarship Form
Step 1: Add Personal Details
Step 2: Add Education Details, Employment Details, Examination name and score, Name of Universities where the candidate has applied for admission
Step 3: Details of the guarantor for repayment of the loan
Step 4: Add the details of 3 referee
Step 5: Upload Documents
Photocopies of the following documents have to be uploaded with the filled application form. List of documents required for the K. C. Mahindra Scholarship for Post Graduate Studies Abroad along with the way the files need to be named.
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 for the KC Mahindra Scholarship.
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.
K.C. Mahindra Education Trust
Cecil Court, 3rd Floor, Near Regal Cinema,
Mahakavi Bhushan Marg,
Colaba, Mumbai – 400 001
022 2289 5526 / 2289 5500
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