Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowships for Indian Students in USA, 2014/15

Applications are invited form Indian candidates wishing to pursue Masters in Business Administration at Stanford University. The Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship aims at providing assistance to Indian students who wish to pursue The Stanford University MBA programme with the fellowship provided by the Reliance Industries. The Reliance group of Industries generously started the initiative to provide the students with the intention of making their aspirations come true.

Scholarship Details

The course for which this fellowship offered is at the level of Master’s degree. The Masters programme is Business Administration at Stanford University, USA. The scholarship can be taken at the Stanford University, United States of America.The fellowship is exclusively open for the Indian students desirous of pursuing the programme of MBA at the prestigious University at USA. The applicant once selected can pursue business administration at the Stanford Graduate School of Business at USA.

Criteria of Eligibility

The eligibility criteria for the following fellowship are given below.

The Reliance Industries aims to assist future Indian leaders with financial assistance to take u the Prestigious MBA program at Stanford University, USA and lead the developing organizations and help in the growth of the Indian economy. The Indian nationals who cannot afford to take up the burden of such huge financial amount towards the cost of the course can get benefitted from the scholarship.

Scholarship Amount

The scholarship amount of approximately 145,000 US dollars in total is provided as part the annual fees for each of the year to the student to pursue the two-year MBA at Stanford University. It covers the tuition fees plus the associated fees involved towards the cost of the fees.

Application Process

The application for the Stanford University fellowship is available on the official website.

The mode of application is through online mode.

Last date for the fellowship to be submitted

The final date for the application forms to be submitted by the candidate is 21st June, 2014. The selected students will be notified by the 2nd week of July, 2014.

The initial level of screening involves the selection of around 50 fellows on the basis of

  1. The candidates financial need
  2. The merit with which he/she has secured the academic qualifications including 10th, 12th, and under-graduation.
  3. The scholarship providers strongly expect the goals and ideas from the students who wish to take up the MBA programme. The intention for developing India in terms of economy is also expected out of the candidate.

Almost 50 dhirubhai Stanford Fellows will be selected as finalists and among them, few candidates get to the top list getting them an award of joining the Stanford University, USA. Every year the scholarships announced will be around five.