The SC/ST department offers fee concession to students studying in plus two, degree, post graduation, polytechnic courses belonging to OBC, KPCR with annual income below 1 lakh. There is no income limit for SC/ST, OEC students for receiving fee concession. The students should apply online for the E grants from the Akshya Centers and the copy of the same along with income certificate, community certificate, copy of the savings bank passbook and Aadhar card should be submitted to the head of the institution.
HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
Every year Kerala State Higher Education council offers scholarships for 1000 talented students studying in Ist year degree in Govt. or Aided colleges. Selected students will receive Rs 1,54,000 within 5 years from the Ist year degree programme till completing post graduation. Applications are invited in the month of Nov-Dec. For details visit www.kshec.gov.in.
CENTRAL SECTOR SCHOLARSHIP
Under the ministry of Human Resource Development the Central Government offers scholarships for students who scored above 80% marks in plus two exams. The applications are invited in July-Aug. The first year degree students with annual income below 6 lakh are eligible to apply. For details visit www.scholarship.gov.in
SUVARNA JUBILEE MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
The application for the Suvarna Jubilee Merit Scholarship will be invited in Nov-Dec. This is offered by Govt. of Kerala for the BPL students studying in first year UG/PG courses in Govt., aided colleges. Students with 50% marks are eligible to apply. For details visit www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in.
C.H. MUHAMMED KOYA MUSLIM GIRLS SCHOLARSHIP
The State Government of Kerala offers C H Muhammed Koya Muslim Girls Scholarship for the first year degree, PG students and also the students admitted to self financing professional colleges under merit quota. This is for female students belonging to Muslim, Latin, and converted Christians with annual income below 6 lakhs. Students who scored above 50%marks in the final exam are eligible to apply. Applications will be invited in Nov-Dec. For further details please visit www.minoritywelfare.kerala.gov.in.
POST METRIC SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship is offered by the central government, Ministry of Minority Welfare for Muslim, Christian students studying degree, PG, Mphil, Phd courses. The applications will be invited in July –August month. Students with the annual income below 2 lakhs and having marks above 50% are eligible to apply. For details please visit www.scholarships.gov.in.
This scholarship is offered by the Fisheries Department of Kerala for the recognized children of fishermen. The degree students will be granted an amount of 950 and P.G students will receive Rs 1000 apart from the course fee. The application should be submitted to the head of the institution which will be forwarded to the district fisheries director. The form is available in the fisheries department.
This scholarship is offered by the Social Welfare Department of Kerala for the students who do not have a mother, father or both and whose guardians are not able to protect them due to ill health or financial reasons. The applications should be submitted to the head of the institutions. After the necessary verification the same will be uploaded in www.ikm.in/kssm.
The application for fee concession and free hostel stay for blind, deaf and physically challenged students will be invited in Nov-Dec. The scholarship is offered by the State Government of Kerala. For details visit www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in.
This scholarship is offered for students who scored more than 60 % marks in Plus Two under Kerala State Syllabus and opted Hindi as a subject in Degree courses. Students who receive other scholarships are also considered for the same. Please visit www.dcesholarship.kerala.gov.in. for details.
INDIRA GANDHI SINGLE GIRL CHILD SCHOLARSHIP
The applications for the Single Girl Child scholarship offered by the U.G.C will be invited in July-Aug. This scholarship is offered for the single girl child in a family studying in P.G. programmes. For details visit www.ugc.ac.in.
P.G. MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
The application for P.G. Merit Scholarship will be invited in July-Aug. This scholarship is offered for the first and second rank holders and for the students who secure top grade points in the universities. For details visit www.ugc.ac.in.