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Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment Scholarships 2019

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National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation ( NHFDC ), for and on behalf of Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India, invites applications from Students with Disabilities for award of Scholarships under the Scholarship Scheme ( Trust Fund ) :

NHFDC Scholarship Eligibility 2019 :

  • Under this scheme, 1000 Scholarships will be awarded to eligible students with disabilities for degree and post graduate level professional and technical courses from recognized institutions in India.
  • 30% scholarships will be reserved for girls, which will be transferable to male students in case of nonavailability of female candidates.

NHFDC Scholarship Application Form 2019 :

  • The applicant has to apply online ( and the printed application form along with requisite documents duly countersigned and recommended by the head of the institution, where they are studying, should reach to :
    National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation ( NHFDC ),
    Red Cross Bhawan,
    Sector – 12, Faridabad – 121 007.
  • It is to be noted that without a hard copy of application, a candidate’s application in soft copy will not be entertained.

General Instructions :

  • Reimbursement of Non-Refundable fees restricted to the limit of fee of similar courses in Government / Government –aided institutions. Maintenance allowance will be paid to the students for 10 months @ ₹ 2500/ per month for Professional Graduate Courses and ₹ 3000/- per month for Professional Post – Graduate Courses in one academic year.
  • Books / Stationery allowance will be paid to students pursuing Professional Graduate Courses @ ₹ 6,000/ per annum and ₹ 10,000/- per annum for pursuing Professional Post-Graduate Courses.
  • Visual and hearing impaired students in addition will be provided financial assistance for purchase of aids & appliances ( only once during life time ).
  • Monthly income of the beneficiary / parent or guardian should not be more than ₹ 25,000/- ( ₹ 3.00 Lakh p.a.) from all sources. Family income includes income of parent / guardian.
  • A Scholarship holder under this scheme will not avail any other scholarship / stipend for pursuing the course.

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Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.