‘Minority students deprived of higher education scholarships’

Students from religious minorities seeking higher education are entitled to scholarships from the state’s Minorities Development department, but not all of them are getting it. This was the contention of the Opposition during proceedings of the Legislative Council. Raising the Calling Attention Motion on the floor of the House, Congress’s Sunil Tambe alleged that hundreds of eligible students are being deprived of the benefit. Replying to the motion, Minister of State (Minorities Development) Dilip Kamble argued that the state’s scheme receives less than desired response due to the existence of…

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Govt triples scholarship amount of Minority communities

Bhopal: With the aim of promoting education among Minority communities, the Centre has tripled the scholarship amount for them in Madhya Pradesh and a total of Rs 20 crore would be distributed among the Minority students of pre-matric, post-matric and merit-cum means. Giving this information, the Madhya Pradesh Commissioner for Backward classes and Minorities welfare, Jabbar Dhakwala said that the students of minority communities will be benefitted with the increased tripled amount to be given for them by the centre. Dhakwala said that about 67,375 students of pre-matric, post-matric and…

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Cong MLA`s question on minority students` scholarship omitted

Ahmedabad: A Congress MLA on Wednesday alleged that his question on Union government`s scholarship to pre-matric minority students was omitted from the list of questions in the state Assembly as the Gujarat government did not want upliftment of the minority communities. Congress MLA from Shahpur, Gyasuddin Sheikh`s question on utilisation of funds under Union government`s scholarship to pre-matric minority students was dropped at the last moment from the list of questions in the Assembly yesterday. “The government does not want betterment of the minority community in the state,” Sheikh alleged.…

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Scholarships for girl students from minority communities

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Thursday announced scholarships to be given to meritorious girl students from minority communities, who score above sixty per cent marks in examinations. The announcement formed part of his message to the people of the state on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr. Greeting people of the state on the eve of the festival, Bahuguna said meritorious girl students from minority communities who score above sixty per cent marks in their examinations will get Rs 15,000 as scholarship for school education and Rs 25,000 for higher…

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Minority welfare scholarship

Government of India offers merit-cum-means based scholarships in the field of engineering & technology (BTech/ BE/ MTech), cement technology, fashion technology (National Institute of Fashion Technology), management, pharmacy, architecture and town planning (under graduate and post graduate level courses only), hotel management and catering technology (under graduate and post graduate level courses only), applied arts and crafts (under graduate and post graduate level courses only), MCA, design (degree from National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad), medical and para medical courses, veterinary sciences and animal husbandry, chartered accountancy/ cost and work accountancy/…

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Scholarships for girl students from minority communities

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Thursday announced scholarships to be given to meritorious girl students from minority communities, who score above sixty per cent marks in examinations. The announcement formed part of his message to the people of the state on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr. Greeting people of the state on the eve of the festival, Bahuguna said meritorious girl students from minority communities who score above sixty per cent marks in their examinations will get Rs 15,000 as scholarship for school education and Rs 25,000 for higher…

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Minority welfare scholarship

Government of India offers merit-cum-means based scholarships in the field of engineering & technology (BTech/ BE/ MTech), cement technology, fashion technology (National Institute of Fashion Technology), management, pharmacy, architecture and town planning (under graduate and post graduate level courses only), hotel management and catering technology (under graduate and post graduate level courses only), applied arts and crafts (under graduate and post graduate level courses only), MCA, design (degree from National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad), medical and para medical courses, veterinary sciences and animal husbandry, chartered accountancy/ cost and work accountancy/…

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