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DRDO Scholarship Scheme for Girls 2019

DRDO Scholarship Scheme for Girls 2019

Under Graduation

A scholarship worth INR Up to INR 1,86,000 per annum

What is DRDO Scholarship Scheme for Girls 2019?

RAC (Recruitment and Assessment Centre) of DRDO, Government of India is inviting applications from girls/women students studying in first-year under-graduate (B.E/B.Tech, full time) and first-year postgraduate (M.Tech/M.E, full time) courses for DRDO Scholarship Scheme for Girls 2019. The selected students will get a financial award of up to INR 1,86,000 per annum.

 

Who is offering this scholarship ?

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Ministry of Defence, Government of India is offering this scholarship through the Aeronautics Research and Development Board (AR&DB).

 

Who can apply for this scholarship ?

To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be an Indian national.
  • Be a girl/women student pursuing UG/PG courses in Aerospace Engineering/ Aeronautical Engineering/ Space Engineering & Rocketry/ Aircraft Engineering/ Avionics.
  • Fulfil the following conditions (for UG students): 
  • Applicant must be enrolled in the first year of the relevant B.E./ B. Tech./B.Sc Engineering course at the time of application.
  • Applicant must have cleared JEE (Mains) and have a valid score for the same. 
  • Fulfil the following conditions (for PG students): 
  • Applicant must be enrolled in the first year of the relevant ME/M.TECH / M.Sc Engg. course at the time of application.A pplicant must have scored 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 6.75  in graduation.
  • Applicant must have a valid GATE score.

 

What are the benefits ?

The selected students will get the following benefits:

  • For UG students: A total of 20 scholarships will be given that include INR 1,20,000 per annum or annual fees, whichever is less for a maximum period of four years.
  • For PG students: A total of 10 scholarships will be given that include INR 1,86,000 per year for a maximum period of two years.

 

How can you apply ?

Follow the steps to apply:

Step 1: Click here and visit the online application page.

Step 2: Click on "Online Application Form".

Step 3: Fill in all the details and click on "Register"

Step 4: Click on "Log In" and log in with registered email ID

Step 5: Fill in all the details in the "Personal details" tab.

Step 6: Upload all the documents and photograph.

Step 7: Submit and lock the form.

 

What are the documents required for the DRDO Scholarship Scheme for Girls 2019?

Following documents are required to apply:

  • Scanned copy of each of the requisite certificates with the online scholarship application. 
  • Recent passport size colour photograph (max. size 50 KB)
  • Aadhaar Card (max 500 KB) 
  • Proof of admission (max 500 KB) 
  • Fees details (max 500 KB)
  • Certificate from Institute (max 500 KB)  
  • A printout of the finally submitted/Locked online application for reference.

 

What are the selection criteria ?

The selection for UG students will be done on the basis of merit obtained by them in JEE (Mains). However, the selection for PG students will be made on the basis of merit obtained in GATE examination.

 

What are the important dates ?

  • Online application starts: 25 July 2019
  • Application deadline: 10 September 2019

 

Terms and Conditions

  • It is mandatory for students to maintain a cumulative grade point of 7.0 or 70% marks during the course and must pass all the exams and tests in order to receive the scholarship in the following years. 
  • Those students who won't be able to pass one or more subjects, will not be given the scholarship anymore.
  • Once a student is disqualified from the scholarship, she will not be accepted again, even if she qualifies again.

 

Contact details

ardb@hqr.drdo.in

Deadline

2019-09-10

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Award

Up to INR Up to INR 1,86,000 per annum


Eligibility

Under Graduation


Region

India

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