Merit-Based Scholarships

1) High School Scholarship Exam
Purpose– It is meant for providing financial aid to students for pursuing 7th standard in high schools of Maharashtra.
Award– Different awards according to the score in the test conducted for the scholarship
Eligibility– Resident of Maharashtra for more than 15 years. The student should be studying in a government approved aided, unAided, Granted, Not Granted School.
Apply– Online
Application– November- December

2) 11th All India Maths Science (AIMS) Talent Examination 2018-19
Purpose– To promote mathematical and scientific skills among school going children. For the same, an exam in MCQ format is conducted in the school of the applicants.
Award- It varies from Rs.2,000/- to Rs.8,000/- along with a medal, depending on the rank in the exam.
Eligibility- School students from classes 1st to 10th following CBSE/ICSE/IGSE/ state board
Apply- Fill the application form. The fee for the exam is Rs.100/- per applicant.
Application- For the 2019 exam date, applicants should apply by August 2018. The dates for the same are revised every year.
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3) SOF- International General Knowledge Olympiad (IGKO) 2018-19
Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF) is an educational organization that encourages healthy competition among school children in the field of Science, Mathematics, Computer Education, General Knowledge, English.
Purpose– The scholarship is one of the many scholarships offered by SOF. It is initiated to encourage competition among the school children and increase their General Knowledge.
Award– International level awards between the range of Rs. 50,000 to Rs. 10,000. Zonal level awards between the range of Rs. 5,000 to Rs. 1,000.
Eligibility– Students from classes 1st to 10th studying in a recognized school.
Apply– Through school by filing the application form with a fee of Rs. 125 per applicant.
Application– till August 31, 2018. Exam to be held in September 2018. However, every year the dates are revised.

4) Annual CGTrader Scholarship
Purpose– This scholarship is undertaken to ensure the availability of fair market conditions for 3D designers.
Eligibility High-school senior student/ graduate/ undergraduate students from all countries.
Apply– Submitting an original 100-500 words essay on the topics that are updated every year (online). 2018 essay topic is “Our life on a spaceship: the future of mankind”.
Application– December 14, 2018. The date varies every year.