Applications are now being invited for Tata Housing Scholarship from meritorious girl students studying in Civil Engineering, Architecture or Construction Project Management courses.
The objective is to recognize, promote and financially assist the meritorious girl students belonging to economically weaker sections, so that they are able to complete higher education in civil engineering, architecture and construction project management and be a part of the flourishing real estate industry. This prestigious much sought after national scholarship was instituted in the year 2014-15.
Who can apply: Girls applying for these Tata Housing scholarships must be fulfilling all the three conditions mentioned below to be eligible for consideration for the award of the scholarship. The scholarships will be awarded based on competitive merit and need. All other things being equal, preference will be given to students belonging to scheduled caste (SC) and scheduled tribe (ST) communities.
The scholarship is open to girls studying 2nd year of Civil Engineering/Architecture in any 4 years-degree course such as BE/B.Tech/B.Arch in any institute located in India and affiliated to any university recognised by law in India. Girl students studying 1st year of full-time 2 years MBA course in Construction Project Management in any institute located in India and affiliated to any University, recognised by law in India, are also eligible to apply for this scholarship.
The applicant must have secured at least 50 percent marks in aggregate in the first year of Engineering/Architecture course. In case of MBA in Construction Project Management, she should have secured at least 50 percent marks in aggregate in the qualifying degree examination.
- The total annual family income of the parents/guardians (in case parents are not alive) must not be more than Rs. 3 lakhs from all sources in the preceding financial year.
Scholarship Amount: The expenditure towards payment of admission fees, tuition fees, library fees, examination fees, purchase of books etc will be reimbursed on submission of appropriate proofs, subject to a maximum limit of Rs. 60,000 only.
In case the student is in receipt of any other scholarships, the differential amount (cost incurred and scholarship received from other source) will only be reimbursed.
A student who gets the scholarship will continue to receive scholarship in the 3rd and 4th year of Engineering/Architecture and 2nd year of MBA, subject to the condition that she secures at least 60 percent of marks in aggregate in the preceding academic year.
Your applications should reach them latest by December 20, 2015.
For more details and to download the application form, visit this Tata Housing Scholarships’page.
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