Program: The J.N.Tata Endowment Scholarships 2008-2009 (Website)
Offered By: J.N. Tata Endowment
Application Deadline: February 15, 2008
Loan scholarship for pursuing higher studies at the best universities in the world
Indian nationals who are graduates of a recognised Indian university or students in the final year of degree course or mid-career professionals planning to go abroad for further research, specialisation or training
About the award:
The J.N Tata Endowment has been helping scholars of merit to realize their dreams of a world class education through its loan scholarship program. The scholarships are awarded for higher studies abroad in all disciplines and subjects. Annually, the Endowment selects around 120 meritorious scholars through a rigorous selection process, for the award of the prestigious JN Tata Endowment scholarships for higher studies abroad. Over the years several JN Tata scholars have distinguished themselves in various walks of life.
The Endowment awards only loan scholarships. However, the selected scholars may also qualify for a gift award. The amount to be awarded to each scholar by way of loan and gift scholarship is determined on the basis of norms laid down for the purpose, and ranges from Rs 0.1 million (1 lakh) to Rs 0.4 million (4 lakhs)