Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship 2017 for SC/ST Candidates application form fee eligibility criteria

By | February 4, 2015

Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship 2017 for SC/ST Candidates, application form fee eligibility criteria

The Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship for SC/ST Candidates was taken up by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment for providing the people from the schedule caste and schedule tribe communities to get higher education. It provides opportunity to 2000 schedule caste and 667 schedule tribes. The main reward is financial assistance to the people from SC and ST community for higher studies.

Eligibility criteria
The candidates must be citizen of India and must be from SC or ST community for applying for the Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship for SC/ST Candidates. The candidates should have cleared their post graduate exams and they must get themselves registered for M. Phil or Ph. D at the first opportunity and it should not be later than 2 years from receiving the award letter. Both male and female are eligible for the Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship for SC/ST Candidates.

Application procedure
For applying for the fellowship, the candidates must visit the website and get themselves registered online.

For details on UGC Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship for SC/ST Candidates application form fee eligibility criteria etc visit www.ugc.ac.in/rgnf/