SAARC-FRI Scholarship 2014

Forest Research Institute is one of the esteemed institutions of Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education (ICFRE). It is playing an important role in the promoting and developing research in forestry and education in South Asia.

About the scholarship

The ministry of External Affairs and the Government of India join hands to award ten scholarships every year.

  • This scholarship is only for the SAARC countries.
  • The candidate can take up post graduate courses at Forest Research Institute, Dehradun, India.
  • During the course the candidates also are given an opportunity to visit the regional office in Thimpu, Bhutan.
  • The candidate will be offered a $ 4230 for the full time course.
  • This fee covers the following
    • Tuition
    • Sports
    • Games
    • Tours
    • Teaching Aids
    • Library
    • Hostel
    • Degree fees
    • The candidates have to take care of the mess charges themselves.
    • The candidate is eligible for a caution amount of $50, which has to be repaid by the candidate after finishing the course.
    • The scholarship is valid for two years.
    • The candidate can take up any of the following courses that are available.
      • Forestry
      • Wood Science and Technology
      • Cellulose and paper technology
      • Environment management


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SCAR Fellowship Scheme 2014

The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, a body of the ICSU, facilitates and coordinates research in detail about the Antarctic region to make it clear for the policy makers. Its main objective is to develop, initiate and co-ordinate the international research with other organization who share a common interest in the earth system’s polar region.

About the fellowship

The fellowship is intended to do the following.

  • Involve young scientists and engineers in the Antarctic research.
  • Build new relationships through this fellowship, with other nations.
  • The fellowship provides international visits to international laboratories that are members in tie up with SCAR.
  • The candidate has to take up research in a country that he/she does not belong to or does not live currently.
  • There are around 4 awards that are presented every year.
  • Every selected candidate will receive a grant of approximately $15000.
  • The fellowship bears the domestic costs like travel, visa, etc.,
  • The fellowship also helps to waive bench fees in case there are any.

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Surrey Country Scholarships

The University of Surrey offers scholarships for overseas students, to pursue education through any course that is available in the University of Surrey.

About the scholarship

The scholarship is for pursuing under graduate and post graduate courses in any course that is offered in the University. The scholarship is entitled to be taken at UK. The scholarship provides 3000 pounds in the first year in the form of fee waiver. The University has a great bunch of global students. You can find all possible variety of cultures in the University. No just this Scholarship University of Surrey joins hand with other institutions to sponsor students and entrepreneurship initiatives.


The eligibility criteria for this scholarship are given below.

  • The candidate should have an equivalent of A level if he/she wants to get into under graduation.
  • The candidates cannot take up under graduation in the following situations
    • A- Level
    • Scottish higher
    • Irish higher
    • International baccalaureate
    • Cambridge pre-u
    • A foundation year
    • An access course
    • BTEC QCF extended diploma
    • He candidate should posses a UK equivalent of first-class honors, in order to get into taught post graduate courses.
    • The candidate must not posses any other scholarships.
    • The candidate must be self-funding.
    • The candidate must be willing to become the ambassador of the University in their home country.
    • The candidate must be ready to contribute to the diversities that they will see in many forms in the university like culture, nationality, subject and so on.

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Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access Scholarships

The Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access Scholarships established this scholarships to support candidates to do their under graduation or post graduation in any recognized university in India. BHEL is the sponsor or this scholarship.

About the scholarship

There are around 50 candidates selected for this scholarship every year. The duration depends upon the course the candidate wants to take up. The scholarship provides the following grant benefits to the scholars who get selected.

  • The candidate is provided with complete fees for the course.
  • The candidate is provided with the maintenance allowance if the candidate does not stay in the hostel.
  • The candidate is also entitled to books allowance.
  • The candidate receives a clothing allowance.
  • The candidate can also get travel allowance.
  • The candidate can also get misc allowance for other necessary expenses that are not covered in the list.

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National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation Scholarships 2014

The National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation Scholarships are a boon to the Differently Abled, who have the desire and force to grow up in knowledge and career, but don’t have enough financial status to achieve that. Through this scholarship, such candidates can do graduate courses from any recognized university in India and begin their own career or through employment.

About the scholarship

The Differently Abled candidates face lots of problems in every possible way. This scholarship paves a way for them to ignore or handle all these problems through a quality education and a challenging career that will help them lead a normal and a happy life.

The Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai MBA Fellowship Program

The Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai MBA Fellowship Program was established by Reliance Industries to support students from India, to pursue their MBS degree from Stanford.  The fellowship is created mainly to support the budding leaders of India who are going to make difference to the Indian Society.

About the Scholarship

Stanford plays a great role in management education worldwide. Through this fellowship, many Indian students have been given opportunities to pursue management studies from the same.  Stanford is happy to support all the Indian students who play a great role in helping the college know more about world economy and who were not able to take up MBA for financial reasons.

Five candidates are selected for the fellowship every year. Details of the fellowship are given below.

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Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search Exam

The Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search Exam enables the Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search society to select appropriate students for their scholarship. This is one of the most respected scholarships in India. This scholarship offers funding for doing graduate courses in any college/university or Institution in West Bengal.

About the scholarship

The scholarship is mainly for undergraduate and postgraduate programs to be done in west Bengal. The scholarship provides financial help to the candidates along with along with opportunities like seminars, tour, placements, guidance and colloquia. The candidates can get scholarship in the following areas of study.

  • Basic Science
  • Engineering
  • Medicine

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Central Seat Allocation Board 2014

The Central Counseling Board, CCB has been renamed as Central Seat Allocation Board, CSAB.  This board is what conducts the main process that happens after the plus two results are out, till the candidates get seats allocated in their desired colleges.

The overall process

The overall process that happens from the beginning till the end of the counseling is given below as an overview.

  • Online registration
  • Online choice filling and locking
  • Seat allocation and verification
  • Upgradation
  • Spot round
  • Extra spot round

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