Eligibility for the Maulana Azad National Scholarship
Given below are the pre-requisites of Maulana Azad Scholarship, the following students can apply only
(i) Students belonging to SC/ST/OBC/Girls or students from minority communities – Muslim, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist, Parsi & Jain notified under Section 2 (c) of the National Commission for Minorities Act, 1992.
(ii) The candidate has to submit duly attested and signed by a proper authority, minority community certificate on an actionable and legally valid affidavit, until the State Government/Union Territory administration starts to issue the minority community certificate.
(iii) Candidate must be pursuing a regular/ full-time M.Phil/ Ph.D. courses in University/Academic Institution by fulfilling conditions of admission of that University/Institution.
(iv) The annual income of the beneficiary/parents or guardian of the beneficiary must not exceed Rs. 2.5 lakh from all sources. Candidate should submit his/her income or his/her parent’s/guardian’s income certificate duly signed and issued by the appropriate Authority.
(v) The candidate should have secured a minimum score of 50% at Post Graduate level.
(vi) Scholarship form should be duly attested and signed by concerned School/College.
(vii) Candidate should produce his/her income certificate issued by Tehsildar, Block officer or Notary Public of the concerned area/Block/Dist.
(vi) Transgender candidates are eligible to apply under the scheme. The reservation followed is as per Government of India norms.