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It's time to apply for Scholarships

Updated: Jul 4, 2023


Scholarship Type


Scholarships for Foreign Studies


Scholarships aided by Indian Government


Scholarships that are Well -Known


Scholarships that are Lesser -Known



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Fully Funded Scholarships in Asia 2023

List of Documents Required for The Scholarships Application 2023


Government of India:

Central Government:

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Uttar Pradesh:

West Bengal:


Ratan Tata Foundation Scholarship

To know more about Ratan Tata Foundation Scholarship, Click here

Government of India- Minority Scholarships

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INLAKS scholarship

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ZFI Fellowship for civil services

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K. C. Mahindra Scholarships for Post-Graduate Studies Abroad

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Scholarships offered by the French Government

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El Rehma charity foundation

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Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarship

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British Council Scholarships for women in STEM

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Scholarships for English Teachers in India

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Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) Scholarships

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USIEF Fellowships

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The following (relatively lesser-known) organizations provide scholarships; some to Indian Muslims exclusively. To approach scholarships, some of them need to be approached directly.

Waqf Women Foundation (Exclusively for Indian Muslim Women)

No. 530, 5th Floor, M.S. Building, Vidhan Vidhi, Bangalore, Karnataka

  • Scheme: Scholarships for female Muslim students for medical courses (MBBS, BUMS), dental engineering, and Ded (TCH).

Aamir Mustafa Kidwai Trust (Minorities)

Contact Person: Mrs. Aziza Kidwai B­28, West End Colony, New Delhi ­ 110021;

Tel. 011­24670009, Mob: 09868679107

  • Scheme: Financial assistance for pursuing higher studies to needy and meritorious persons belonging to educationally backward minorities.

Agha Khan Program for Islamic Architecture

For the study of architecture at MIT and Harvard, Web:

  • Scheme: Three scholarships are awarded every year for research & investigation into the Architecture of the Muslim world

Al ­Ameen Welfare Society (Assamese Muslim students)

Zakat scholarships to deserving poor Assamese Muslim students. Deserving post-matriculation students already admitted to educational institutions are eligible.

No last date for application as these is given as long as the funds last.

Contact: K.Z.N.AHMED, 21 Bagharbari Road, Panjabari, Guwahati­781037, Assam

Aligarh Alumni Scholarships

Application Forms can be downloaded from the Federation's Website


Address: Express Building, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi – 110002

Scholarship for Photography & Journalism

The amount covers Rs 1,00,000/­ each and a Citation

BSA Zakat Foundation Scholarship in Tamil Nadu (Muslim-specific)

Buhari Building 4, Moores Road, Chennai ­600 006

Phone:+91­44­42261133, Fax: +91­44­28231950

AMP Scholarship Fund - 2022 More details:

  • The Scholarship applications will be filled as a ‘Cause’ on portal by the needy students.

  • These causes will be promoted by IndiaZakat on Social Media

  • Meritorious students will be shortlisted based on the credentials submitted by students and evaluation by AMP Team. Minimum top 300+ meritorious and needy students will be given a minimum of Rs 10,000 as a scholarship for their studies.

Central Wakf Council

14/173, Jam Nagar House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi­110011

Tel. 23384465; Fax. 23070881; Email:


  • Criteria: Father's Annual income not more than Rs 75000.00 per annum.

  • Scheme: Scholarship to students of B.E., M.B.B.S, B.D.S, B.Sc., A.M.D.Sc (Alig), M.B.A., M.Sc., L.L.B., Scholarship Rs 6000.00 per annum

Debesh-­Kamal Scholarships

Indian students who wish to pursue higher studies or research abroad. The scholarship is for a maximum period of 1 year and the amount is approximately rupees 1 lakh.

  • Eligibility: Not be more than 30 years of age and should have a good academic record with a first-class graduate degree. They should also have been offered a place in a university program before they apply for the scholarship.

  • Application: For application forms apply to The Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Gol Park, Kolkata – 700 029 West Bengal

  • Phone: 033 2464 1303, 2466 1235; Email:

Dr. Ambedkar Foundation

Scholarship for Overseas Fellowships for Postgraduates, Doctoral, Research in Law, Economics, Sociology, International Relations

  • Eligibility: Bachelor/Master Degree in the relevant field

  • Address: Dr. Ambedkar Foundation, 25, Ashoka Road, New Delhi – 110001

Foundation for economic and educational development

Gives scholarships for Higher education 1­8­353 to 355, Begumpet, Besides HUDA Office, Secunderabad – 500 003, A.P., India

Phone Nos. (++91) (40) 27907680 / 27901426 Fax: (++91) (40) 27901239

Foundation for Social Care

Director, Scholarship program: Zia ur ­Rahman Siddiqui 185/A Johari Farm, Jamia Nagar, New Delhi 110 025. Tel.: (011) 26317311;

Human Welfare Trust

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Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) (Muslim-exclusive)

Post­ Matric scholarship for Muslim students of Maharashtra


Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi­110002; Ph. 23311455, 3317729

  • Criteria: Needy and meritorious students

  • Scheme: Mujahid Millat Educational Scholarship to meritorious students seeking admission to Engineering (civil, Elec., Electronics, Computer), M.C.A, Chartered Accountant.

Karnataka State Minorities Commission: for Karanataka residents

Scholarships are given to students studying Technical or Professional courses at Undergraduate (BE, B.Tech, B.Arch, BTech (Agri), BSc (Agri), BVSc&AH, MBBS, BDS, BUMS, BAMS, BHMS, BNYS,) / Postgraduate (ME, MTech, MD, MS, MDS, MCA, MBA, MSc (Agri), MVSc&AH ) in a recognized institution.

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M.P. Backward and Minorities Welfare Department

Click here to know more,

Ministry of Human Resource & Development

Education support in India (Government of India)

Ministry of Minority Affairs (Government of India)

Various schemes for minority students from all states of India. Click here to know more,

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