Sitaram Jindal Scholarship 2021, Eligibility, Rewards, Deadline, Application

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship is a merit-cum-means scholarship scheme provided by Sitaram Jindal Foundation for those who deserve it. Sitaram Jindal Scholarships provided to more than 12000 students around the year.

The student who is studying in 11th, 12th, Diploma, Graduation or Post-Graduation can apply for the Sitaram Jindal Scholarship.

the selected candidate can get up to INR 2,500 per month scholarship amount under this scheme.

In this article, You get detailed information about Sitaram Jindal Scholarship 2021 and get to know about eligibility, rewards, deadline, application process and various other details.

Below we mentioned the complete details of the Sitaram Jindal Scholarship, Please have a look.

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship 2021 Eligibility, Rewards, Deadline, Application

Eligibility Criteria

Scholarship provided to economically weak students from Class 11 to Postgraduate level in Sitaram Jindal Scholarship. The general criteria to be met by the candidate to get a scholarship are:

  • All candidates applying for the scholarship should not exceed the age limit of 30.
  • For an employed family, the annual family income of the applicant should not exceed INR 4,00,000.
  • For others, the annual family income of the candidate should not exceed INR 2,50,000.

The category wise eligibility criteria for the Sitaram Jindal Scholarship are listed below:

CategoryEligibility Criteria
A- Class 11 and 12Applicants should be studying in 11th-12th Grade.
Male candidates should score at least 65% in the previous qualifying exam.
Female candidates should score at least 60% in the previous qualifying exam.
Karnataka students should score at least 75% for boys and 70% for girls to be eligible.
West Bengal students should score a minimum of 70% for boys and 65% for girls to avail the scholarship.
B- ITI studentsThe candidate should be an ITI student from any Private / Government college.
Male applicants should have scored at least 50% and female applicants should have scored at least 40% in the last qualifying examination.
C- GraduatesThe candidate should be studying any Graduate course in the field of agriculture, hospitality, etc to be eligible.
Male applicants should have scored at least 60% and female applicants should have scored at least 55% in the last qualifying examination.
Karnataka students should score at least 70% for boys and 65% for girls to be eligible.
West Bengal students should score a minimum of 65% for boys and 60% for girls to avail the scholarship.
C- PostgraduatesThe candidate should be studying any Postgraduate course in the field of agriculture, hospitality, etc to be eligible.
Male applicants should have scored at least 65% and female applicants should have scored at least 60% in the last qualifying examination.
Karnataka students should score at least 70% for boys and 65% for girls to be eligible.
D- DiplomaThe candidate should be studying any Diploma course in the field of agriculture, hospitality, nursing, pharmacy, etc to be eligible.
Male applicants should have scored at least 60% and female applicants should have scored at least 55% in the last qualifying examination.
E- Engineering and MedicineCandidates studying any Graduate or Postgraduate course in the field of engineering or medicine (except MDS students) are eligible.
Male applicants should have scored at least 70% and female applicants should have scored at least 65% in the last qualifying examination.

 Note:

  • For all the physically challenged or handicaps, the eligibility percentage of marks is minimum pass marks.
  • For the continuation of the scholarship, the minimum percentage of marks is relaxed by 5%.

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship – Rewards

The Rewards and Benefits of the Sitaram Jindal scholarship are different for types of categories based on the courses pursued by the student. The detailed Rewards and Benefits are given below:

CategoryScholarship Amount(per month)
A- Class 11 and 12INR 500/-
B- ITI StudentsINR 500/- for Government ITIsINR 700/- for Private ITIs
C- GraduatesINR 1000 for General category girlsINR 800 for General category boysINR 1000 for physically challengedINR 1200 for Widows and unmarried wards of Ex-servicemen
C- PostgraduatesINR 1200 for General category girlsINR 1000 for General category boysINR 1200 for physically challengedINR 1500 for Widows and unmarried wards of Ex-servicemen
D- DiplomaINR 1200 for girlsINR 1000 for boys
E- Engineering and MedicineINR 1700 for girls pursuing EngineeringINR 1500 for boys pursuing EngineeringINR 2000 for girls pursuing MedicineINR 1800 for boys pursuing MedicineINR 2500 for girls pursuing Postgraduation in Engineering or MedicineINR 2300 for boys pursuing Postgraduation in Engineering or Medicine
For students staying in hostelsINR 800 for students studying ITI/ Diploma/ Graduation/ PG coursesINR 1200 for students studying Graduation/ Postgraduation in Engineering/ Medicine

Sitaram Jindal Scholarship Application Process

The Sitaram Jindal Scholarship application form is available online on the Official Website. The important points to note while filling the application are below:

  • The Sitaram Jindal scholarship application form can be submitted online or offline. 
  • Eligible students can apply for the scholarship at any time as it remains open whole the year.
  • The students can apply for the scholarship whenever required but only once during the duration of the course.
  • The Sitaram Jindal scholarship application form should be filled completely with all valid details and attached with all the required documents before submission.

Form Submission address:

Students who belong to different states have to submit their form at a different address. the details are given below:

  • Students from Andhra Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Island, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Gujarat, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadeep, Maharashtra, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, Telangana should send the completed form with all the supporting documents to: 

       The Trustee, Sitaram Jindal Foundation, Jindal Nagar, Tumkur Road, Bengaluru 560073.

  • Students from  Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Jammu & Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal should send the completed form with all the supporting documents to:

       The Trustee, Sitaram Jindal Foundation 11, Green Avenue, Behind Sector D-3Vasant Kunj, New Delhi 110070.

Documents Required for the Sitaram Jindal Scholarship

  • Passport size photo
  • Copy of marks sheet of the last examination
  • Copy of SSLC/ HSC marks card
  • Copy of BPL card and income certificate for PUC/ ITI students
  • Copy of income certificate for Graduate/ Postgraduate/ Diploma/ Engineering/ Medicine students
  • Certificate regarding annual fees paid
  • Declaration about not getting scholarship from any other source
  • Certificate regarding admission under Government merit quota
  • Certificate from warden/ accommodation owners regarding stay
  • For physically disabled students, a certificate of physical disability from the concerned authority
  • PPO, Ex-servicemen widow I-card, and Relationship dependency card for widows and Ex-servicemen.

 Contact Details

  • For students located in Southern and Western India:
  •  For students located in Northern and Eastern India:
    • Email Id[email protected]
    • Address: “NATURELLE”, No.11, Green Avenue, Behind Sector D III,, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi – 110 070

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