J N Tata Endowment Loan Scholarships 2018-19 by J N Tata Endowment for Higher Education of Indians

Post Graduation

A scholarship worth INR (Scholarship loan and gift scholarships up to INR 10 Lac)

What is J N Tata Endowment Loan Scholarships 2018?

The J N Tata Endowment for Higher Education of Indians invites applications for J N Tata Endowment Loan Scholarships 2018-19 from students who are willing to pursue full-time Postgraduate/Ph.D./Postdoctoral studies abroad in all fields. 


Who can apply for this scholarship ?

To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant must -

  • Be an Indian national.
  • Be a graduate of a recognized Indian University. (Note: Students in their final year of degree program are also eligible along with those who have results awaited). 
  • Have obtained consistently good record in academics and other achievements. 
  • Be a mid-career professional up to 45 years of age having a good experience and academic record in respective fields of research, training or specialization. 


Note: Scholars who are going abroad for conferences, seminars or undergraduate studies are not eligible to apply. Moreover, the applicants are not required to provide any admission/offer letter from Universities at the time of applications. 


How can you apply ?

Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship online through following steps -

  • Step 1: Click here to register for the scholarship after reading all important details. 
  • Step 2: Once registered, log in using registered email id and a one-time password that applicants will receive on their registered email id. (Note: Make sure to change the password within the 48 hours). 
  • Step 3: Fill in all required details. 
  • Step 4: Upload required documents. 
  • Step 5: Finally submit the application form.  



Q. What is loan scholarship? 

A. The loan scholarship is available at a lower interest rate of 2 percent per annum that can also be waived by the Trustee if the student repays the loan within the specified time between third and seventh year. 

Q. When the interviews will be held? 

A. The interviews may be held between April and June. 


Terms and Conditions


Award Details

  • Based on the distinctive norms laid down for the purpose, the selected scholars will receive scholarship amount ranging between INR 1,00,000 and INR 10,00,000. 
  • Besides this, the selected students also qualify for travel assistance of up to INR 50,000 and gift scholarship of up to INR 7,50,000.


Documents Required

  • Statement of purpose (in not more than 800 words). 
  • Scanned copy of recommendation letter addressed to the Trustee of J N Tata Endowment on respective letterhead with important details like mobile number, full address, and email address. 


Selection Criteria

The selection of candidates is based on the following criterion -

  • Consistent academic performance in both curricular and extra-curricular activities. 
  • Scores in GRE/TOEFL/GMAT/IELTS. 
  • Statement of purpose
  • Initial application screening
  • Online test (Note: The date and time of online test will be informed to students at a later stage). 
  • Interview



Contact details

The JN Tata Endowment for the Higher Education of Indians Mulla House, Fourth Floor, 51, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Fort, Mumbai 400 001. India. Phone: +91 22 66657774, 66657198, 66657681 Email: jnte@tatatrusts.org, jntealumni@tatatrusts.org



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Up to INR (Scholarship loan and gift scholarships up to INR 10 Lac)


Post Graduation



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