Scholarship for students of Assam belonging to tea garden tribes

In order to increase literacy in Assam tea garden tribal students every year scholarship is announced for higher studies for these students. See details the eligibility criteria, terms and conditions for this scholarship. The article also describes how to apply and for what courses scholarship to students of tea garden tribes is offered.

Like every year Assam Government announced scholarship for students of Tea garden tribes. This scholarship is given to the tea garden and ex tea garden tribal student for higher studies in certain disciplines. there are some defined courses and certain eligibility criteria to get this scholarship.

Courses for which Tea Garden Tribes Scholarshipsn are awarded

There are certain courses which is mainly technical studies or higher studies for which Assam Government award scholarship to students belonging to Assam tea garden tribes. These courses are
Management or Public Administration courses
Research Work in any specialized institutes
Post Graduate Studies in any discipline
Student getting admission through IIT for any course at any place.
MBBS, BAMS or BDS course
BE, BBA, BCA (IT) courses
Study in B.Ed, LL.B, Hotel/Hospitality Management Sectors

What are the eligibility criteria and terms and conditions to get scholarship for Assam tea garden tribal students

A student applying for scholarship for financial assistance from Assam Government for higher studies or studying above mentioned courses should meet following eligibility criteria

1. Student should be a tea or ex-tea garden tribes and and not economically sound enough to pursue the above mentioned courses.

2. Students not getting any other scholarship or financial assistance from Assam Government are only eligible.

3. Students should apply through the head of institution where he is going to pursue his course and should not submit application directly. all grants will be released by their head of institutions.

4. The grant or scholarship amount will be flat and fixed for each courses.

5. The institution where the student is taking admission should be recognized one.

6. Any financial assistance received under this scheme in previous years should be mentioned.

How to apply and last date of application for scholarship to students of tea garden tribes by Assam Government

A student fulfilling the eligibility criteria mentioned above can apply for grant given by Assam Government. An application with detail information given below should be sent to
Director, Welfare of Tea & Ex-Tea Garden Tribes,
Guwahati-32, Assam
through their Head of Institutions.

The detail information required in application form are as follows
1. Name and age of candidate
2. Father,s name
3. Permanent address
4. Correspondence address
5. Telephone number
6. Aggregate percentage of marks in HSLC or HSSLC or above
7. Name and duration of undergoing course
8. Name and address of the Institution
9. Annual course fee
10. Fathers or Guardians annual income
11. Caste certificate

The last date to apply for scholarship for students of tea garden tribes of Assam is 11th July 2011.


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