Sitaram Jindal Scholarship 2021 – Online Application Form, Last Date & Eligibility Criteria

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship was launched by Sitaram Jindal Foundation for the students pursuing higher education. The selected students are offered various financial benefits under Sitaram Jindal Scholarship 2021. The students pursuing class 11th, 12th, ITI, Diploma, Graduation courses and Post-graduation courses are eligible under this scholarship. The applicant students are divided into categories depending on the level of their education. The rewards offered to selected candidates vary according to these categories.

Sitaram Jindal Foundation is a Bangalore based Charitable Trust. The aim of this trust is to provide financial support the education of deserving students. The objective of the scholarships offered under by this foundation is to give a helping hand to students and help them in creating a bright and stable future for themselves. The students pursuing higher education (11th to PG level) are eligible to apply for the Jindal Scholarship 2021.

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship 2021 – Comprehensive Details

Financial aid is provided to meritorious students through the Sitaram Jindal Scholarship started by Sitaram Jindal Foundation. Its main objective is to help disadvantaged students financially to make their future bright. Through this, an amount of INR 2,500 per month is distributed to the students every year. The course of this scholarship also includes technical polytechnic and diploma technical education, students who want technical education can also avail this by applying for it.

Through this article, we will provide you complete information related to the Sitaram Jindal Scholarship. In this article, we will talk about this scholarship and its features. In this article, we will discuss about this Scholarship. What are the eligibility Criteria for this scholarship? Which documents must be submitted during application? What is the procedure for online application? The answers to all your questions and more are given in the article given below.

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship – Highlights

Scheme NameSitaram Jindal Scholarship
Launched BySitaram Jindal Foundation
BeneficiariesStudents
Registration ProcessOnline/Offline
ObjectiveTo provide scholarship
BenefitsMonetary benefits
CategoryScholarship
Official Websitehttps://www.sitaramjindalfoundation.org/

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Sitaram Jindal Scholarship – Last Date

The application for Jindal Scholarship continues throughout the year. The students who fulfil the eligibility criteria can apply for this scholarship by offline or offline mode. This scholarship comes under the category of round the year scholarship. The students can apply for this scholarship only once in the duration of their course.

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship – Eligibility Criteria

The candidates who want to apply for this scholarship need to fulfil certain eligibility conditions. You can refer to the list given below to know about minimum percentage required, family annual income, courses you should be pursuing etc. to apply for Sitaram Jindal Scholarship.

Category

Details

Category ‘A’

  • The applicant must be pursuing class 11th or 12th.
  • The male applicants must have secured minimum 65% marks and the female applicants must have secured minimum 60% in the previous exam.
  • The students who are domicile of Karnataka must have secured 75% marks (males) and 70% marks (females).
  • The students who are domicile of West Bengal must have secured 70% marks (males) and 65% marks (females).
  • The family income of the candidate whose family has employment should be less than Rs.4 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The family income of the other candidates should be less than Rs.2.5 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The applicant must be less than 30 years in age.

Category ‘B’

  • The applicant must be studying a ITI course from any government or private institute.
  • The male applicants must have secured minimum 50% marks to be eligible to apply for this scholarship.
  • The female applicants must have secured minimum 40% marks to be eligible to apply for this scholarship.
  • The family income of the candidate whose family has employment should be less than Rs.4 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The family income of the other candidates should be less than Rs.2.5 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The applicant must be less than 30 years in age.

Category ‘C’

For Graduate Courses

  • The applicant must be pursuing Graduation courses from any institute.
  • The male applicants must have secured minimum 60% marks and the female applicants must have secured minimum 55% in the previous exam.
  • The students who are domicile of Karnataka must have secured 70% marks (males) and 65% marks (females).
  • The students who are domicile of West Bengal must have secured 65% marks (males) and 60% marks (females).
  • The family income of the candidate whose family has employment should be less than Rs.4 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The family income of the other candidates should be less than Rs.2.5 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The applicant must be less than 30 years in age.

For Post-Graduation Courses

  • The applicant must be pursuing Post-Graduation courses from any institute.
  • The male applicants must have secured minimum 60% marks and the female applicants must have secured minimum 55% in the previous exam.
  • The students who are domicile of Karnataka must have secured 70% marks (males) and 65% marks (females).
  • The students who are domicile of West Bengal must have secured 65% marks (males) and 60% marks (females).
  • The family income of the candidate whose family has employment should be less than Rs.4 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The family income of the other candidates should be less than Rs.2.5 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The applicant must be less than 30 years in age.

Category ‘D’

  • The applicants must be pursuing Diploma in courses like Computer Science, Civil Engg., Automobile Tech., Chemical, Nursing, Pharmacy & Physiotherapy and environment-related courses.
  • The male applicants must have secured minimum 60% marks and the female applicants must have secured minimum 55% in the previous exam.
  • The family income of the candidate whose family has employment should be less than Rs.4 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The family income of the other candidates should be less than Rs.2.5 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The applicant must be less than 30 years in age.

Category ‘E’

  • The applicants must be pursuing medicine, engineering and architecture courses.
  • The students pursuing MDS are not eligible under this scholarship.
  • The male applicants must have secured minimum 70% marks and the female applicants must have secured minimum 65% in the previous exam.
  • The students who are domicile of Karnataka must have secured 75% marks (males) and 70% marks (females).
  • The students who are domicile of West Bengal must have secured 75% marks (males) and 70% marks (females).
  • The family income of the candidate whose family has employment should be less than Rs.4 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The family income of the other candidates should be less than Rs.2.5 Lakhs from all sources.
  • The applicant must be less than 30 years in age.

Some other eligibility requirements:

  • In all the categories, the eligibility marks for a differently-abled person are passing marks.
  • The differently-abled students will be given 5% relaxation on the minimum marks requirement for the continuation of the Jindal Scholarship 2020

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship – Documents Required

The absence of any of these documents may lead to the rejection of the form. The documents you will need is given below –

  • Copy of the last examination mark-sheet
  • Income certificate
  • Copy of SSLC/HSC mark-sheet
  • Copy of merit certificate (applicable for Engineering, Medical, Diploma and MBA students)
  • Certificate from the hostel warden (for hostellers)
  • A copy of the certificate will be required regarding the fees paid in the main document. (Applicable for Medical, Engineering, Diploma and MBA students)
  • It is necessary to have PPO, Relationship Dependency Certificate and widow I-card of Ex-servicemen. (For widows and ex-servicemen)
  • Disability certificate from a competent authority (if applicable)
  • Copy of certificate regarding fees paid (applicable to medical, engineering, diploma and MBA students)

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship – Application Procedure

The students who fulfil the eligibility criteria and want to apply for Jindal Scholarship can follow the steps given below. You can apply for this scholarship both online and offline.

Online

  • First of all, you have to visit the official website of Jindal Scholarship Application, where the homepage of website will open on your screen.
Sitaram Jindal Scholarship
  • On the homepage, you have to click on the “Sign up” link to register yourself.
  • Once, you have registered yourself go back to the homepage and click on “Login” tab.
  • Now, login using your registered user ID and Password.
  • After this, a new application page will open. Enter all the valid information in the application form.
  • Lastly, you have to click on “Submit” button to submit the Application form.

Note: Jindal Scholarship Application 2020 is available in following areas only.

  • Andaman & Nicobar
  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Daman and Diu
  • Goa
  • Gujrat
  • Karnataka
  • Kerala
  • Lakshadweep
  • Maharashtra
  • Odisha
  • Punjab
  • Pondicherry
  • Tamil Nadu

Offline

  • First of all, you have to visit the official website of Jindal Scholarship Application, where the homepage of website will open on your screen.
  • On the homepage, you have to click on the “Jindal Scholarship Application” tab.
  • Now, the application form will open on your screen.
  • After this, you must download the application form and take a printout.
Sitaram Jindal Scholarship
  • In the next step, you have to download the income certificate from the website in the prescribed format.
  • Fill the application form with valid information and attach a passport-size along with following documents:
  • Income Certificate from BDO, SDO, Gazetted officer, retired IAS, IPS officer etc.
  • Photocopy of BPL card (if applicable).
  • Photocopy of the previous year mark sheet
  • Certificate regarding annual fees.
  • Disability certificate (if applicable).
  • Declaration about not getting scholarship from Govt / any other source.
  • For hostellers, a certificate from the Warden or owner of private accommodation.
  • If you are domiciles of the following states Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Manipur, Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Odisha, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal state then you have to send your application to this address:
    • Sitaram Jindal Foundation “NATURELLE” No.11, Green Avenue, Behind Sector D III, Bhatta Road, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi- 110 070
  • If you are domiciles of the following states Andaman & Nicobar Island, Andhra Pradesh, Daman & Diu, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Goa, Gujarat, Kerala, Karnataka, Lakshadweep, Maharashtra, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, Telangana state then you have to send your application to this address:
    • Sitaram Jindal Foundation Jindal Nagar, Tumkur Road, Bangalore- 560-07

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship – Rewards

Under this Scholarship the selected students are given many benefits along with financial assistance to encourage the students. Students can refer to the list given below to find out about the rewards a student receives under this scholarship.

Category

Rewards

Category ‘A’

  • The students who get selected under this category will receive Rs.500.

Category ‘B’

  • The students who get selected under this category will receive following benefits:
    • For Government ITIs: Rs.500
    • For Private ITIs: Rs.700

Category ‘C’

For Graduates Courses:

  • The students who get selected under this category will receive following benefits:
    • For Females of General Category: Rs.1000
    • For Males of General Category: Rs.800
    • For Physically Challenged Students: Rs.1000
    • Widow and Unmarried Wards of Ex-Servicemen: Rs.1200

For Post-Graduate Courses:

  • The students who get selected under this category will receive following benefits:
    • For Females of General Category: Rs.1200
    • For Males of General Category: Rs.1000
    • For Physically Challenged Students: Rs.1200
    • Widow and Unmarried Wards of Ex-Servicemen: Rs.1500

Category ‘D’

  • The students who get selected under this category will receive following benefits:
    • For Females: Rs.1200
    • For Males: Rs.1000

Category ‘E’

  • The students who get selected under this category will receive following benefits:
    • For female pursuing medicine courses: Rs.2000
    •  For male pursuing medicine courses: Rs.1800
    • For female pursuing PG courses in engineering & medicine courses: Rs.2500
    • For male pursuing PG courses in engineering & medicine courses: Rs.2300

For students staying in hostel

  • The students who get selected under this category will receive following benefits:
    • Additional amount for hosteller pursuing ITI/Diploma, Graduate/PG courses: Rs.800
    • Additional amount for hosteller pursuing Medical, Engineering courses including PG courses: Rs.1200

Contact Us –

If you want any kind of information regarding this scholarship, you can contact on the email given below –

  • The Trustee, Sitaram Jindal Foundation, Jindal Nagar, Tumkur Road, Bangalore – 560 073
  • Email –
    • Scholarship Department – scholarship.blr@sitaramjindalfoundation.org
    • Donation/Aid Department – donation.blr@sitaramjindalfoundation.org
    • General/Allied Queries – info@sitaramjindalfoundation.org

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FAQ’s

Which Students Are eligible for Sitaram Jindal Scholarship?

The students pursuing class 11th, 12th, ITI, Diploma, Graduation courses and Post-graduation courses are eligible under this scholarship.

What is the main objective of Sitaram Jindal Scholarship?

The aim of this trust is to provide financial support the education of deserving students. The objective of the scholarships offered under by this foundation is to give a helping hand to students and help them in creating a bright and stable future for themselves.

At what time interval can students apply for Sitaram Jindal Scholarship?

The application for Jindal scholarship continues throughout the year. That is why students can apply for this scholarship throughout the year.

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