Shri Brihad Bharatiya Samaj invites applications in the prescribed forms for Scholarships for the Academic Year 2008-09 from Indian students and overseas students of Indian origin, undergoing full-time Degree courses in Indian Universities and IIT's in Medicine (MBBS, BDS, Ayurved and Homeopathy), Engineering, Technology, Pharmacy, Computer Science, Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nursing, Education and Post-Graduate Courses in these faculties.
First Year students with a minimum of 70% marks and others with minimum 60% marks in their last University examination and female students studying in First Year and above for Nursing and Education with a minimum of 45% marks are eligible.
Guardian's total annual income should not exceed Rs.60,000/-. About 200 students will be selected for the award of scholarships on the basis of merit.
Students in receipt of scholarships from the Central and/or the State Government or from their University / Colleges / institutions will not be eligible.
Application Forms and Copies of Rules will be available from the office of the Samaj at NK Mehta International House, 178, Backbay Reclamation, Babubhai M. Chinai Marg, (Behind LIC 'Yogakshema') Mumbai-400 020 and may also be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped (Rs.10/-) large-sized envelope to the Samaj Office.
The last date for returning the duly filled-in application forms to the Samaj Office is 15th September, 2008.