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Applications invited for Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship 2016-17

Forms may be collected from and submitted in the office of the Dean, Students’ Welfare, Scholarship Section, (Dr. M. A. Ansari Auditorium, Gate No. 13) by February 28, 2017. Forms can also be downloaded from the University website,

Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Scholarship” from ‘Central Scholarship Fund’, for undergraduate/post-graduate students of Jamia from economically weak families. The scholarship will be available to students of under graduate/postgraduate full time regular courses offered by Jamia.

Eligibility conditions for Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Scholarship:
i. The Scholarships are open to citizens of India;
ii. Candidates must be bonafide student of Jamia Millia Islamia’s under-graduate/ post-graduate regular course and bearing good conduct;
iii. Applicant must have at least 75% of attendance;
iv. Candidates must have passed either class XII examination OR undergraduate degree to be eligible for the scholarship;
v. Candidates must be from economically weak family whose income should not be more than Rs.2.0 Lac (Rs. Two Lacs only) per annum;
vi. 50% of the scholarship will be reserved for female students of Jamia Millia Islamia;
vii. The students, who have been awarded Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Scholarship by the University, are entitled to receive stipend or any financial assistance from any other source. However, if the student is awarded any stipend or financial assistance from any other source, s/he shall immediately communicate the same to Dean, Students’ Welfare (DSW).

Eligible students of Jamia are invited to apply for the scholarship in the prescribed format along with self attested copies of the following documents:
i. ASchool-leaving certificate as proof of age;
ii. Identity card issued by the University;
iii. Family / Parent’s Income Certificate issued by the competent authority;
iv. Death Certificate of Mother / Father (in death cases);
v. Awrite-up on justification for getting scholarship (in not more than 300 words).
vi. Application is to be forwarded by the Dean of Faculty / Head of Dept. / Director of Centre;
vii. Mark-sheet of last examination passed.

Last date for applying for the scholarship is February 28, 2017

Female student will be given preference and at least 50% of the total number of Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Scholarship will be available for female students. The Scholarship will be available for 75 students in the academic year 2016-17. Under this scheme gross fee charged by JMI will be reimbursed to the student subject to the maximum limit of Rs. 10,000 per student per annum.

This scheme will not be available for students of self-finance courses.
The Scholarship for which application is to be made for particular year will be tenable from the concerned academic year. Scholarship will be given for one academic year, which may be extended to the subsequent year subject always to satisfactory academic performance and personal conduct; however, student has to apply afresh for continuation of the scholarship.

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  1. i want to apply for Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship Kindly Share us the Application form. and procedure to apply the same

  2. I want to apply for Dr. apj Abdul Kalam
    Scholarship kindly share us the application form. And procedure to apply the same

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