Applications invited for Azad Scholarship
Applications have been invited for the Maulana Azad National Scholarship for Girls belonging to minority communities given away by the Maulana Azad Education Foundation.
Six hundred and ninety two students from Tamil Nadu would be given the Maulana Azad National Scholarship for girls belonging to minority communities for the current year.
Meritorious girl students currently studying standard XI from minority communities are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
The selected candidates would be given a scholarship of 12,000 to be released in two instalments, Collector T.Soundiah said in a release.
Applicants, studying in recognised schools, should have secured at least 55 per cent marks in SSLC.
Their annual family income should be below 1 lakh.
Application forms can be downloaded from http://maef.nic.in.
Filled-in applications with relevant supporting documents should be sent to the mentioned :
Maulana Azad Education Foundation (Ministry of Minority Affairs),
Chelms Ford Road,
New Delhi – 110 055.
The Applications must reach the mentioned on or before 31st August, 2010.
The list of candidates who have been sanctioned the scholarship for 2009-10 has been released in the foundation’s website, the release added.