Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for SC/ST Candidate

Scheme Name  Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for SC/ST Candidate
Purpose The objective of this award is to provide fellowships in the form of financial
assistance to unemployed students belonging to SC/ST to pursue higher studies leading to M.Phil
and Ph.D degrees (full-time) in Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences and Engineering &
Agency UGC
Govt/PVT Govt
Website  http://www.ugc.ac.in/rgnf/
Address Secretary
(SA-II/SR-III), University Grants Commission, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg,
New Delhi- 110 002
Eligibility The candidate should belong to SC/ST and should have passed the Post Graduate
examination and candidate must have register for Mphil or Phd
Last date  30-06-2015
Amount  192000 to 216000 bifurcated monthly
Number of Awards  2000 slots for Scheduled Caste and 667 slots for Scheduled Tribe
Procedure Online Application to be submitted