G.P Birla Scholarship Scheme For Deserving Students For year 2014

Birla Scholarship Scheme For Deserving Students For year 2014:

To get the admission into an institution globally renowned as the Birla Institute of Technology is a dream cherished by many aspiring students in diverse fields of study. BIT truly understands the importance of attracting the best and brightest talent to its campus in order to meet and then surpass its own standards of distinction. For that reason it also has to ensure that deserving candidates are not challenged by financial constraints or other inhibiting factors. To this end, the Institute has developed several welfare schemes and academic scholarships for students as part of its continuous effort to encourage excellence and perseverance in academics. 

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Scholarship For Meritorious and Needy Students :
1: The Trust has been came into existence to carry forward the cherished dream of Late Shri G.P. Birla, the renowned Industrialist and Philanthropist, to promote education, develop human resources and empower the youth of the Country. With this objective, the Trust proposes to grant Scholarships to meritorious students, male or , who have in the year 2014, passed class XII examination and have secured 80% marks or more from State Board or 85% or more from Central Board or have secured rank in top 15000 in AIEEE/JEE/AIPMT Tests and are in need of financial help to pursue further studies.

2: Further studies may be in Science, Humanities, Engineering, Medicine, Architecture, Commerce or Law streams in any recognized University in India.

3: Scholarship amount will be to cover Tuition Fees and Hostel Fees, [where applicable], subject to a ceiling of Rs. 50,000/- per student per year. In deserving cases, at the discretion of the Trustees the Scholarship amount may be increased. The Scholarship will be granted for one year at a time, to be continued till completion of the Course on yearly basis, subject to satisfactory performance by the Student in the preceding year, as evaluated by the Trust. The Scholarship amount will be disbursed through the Institute where the Student will be pursuing his/her higher studies.

Selection Process :
1: For selection of Students for Scholarship, an Expert Panel will be appointed by the Trust to review the applications received. Preference will be given to applicant domiciled in West Bengal. The decision of the Expert Panel of the Trust will be final. Applications may be forwarded through the Head of the Institution from which the Student has passed Class XII or where he/she has taken admission. It is expected that financial support of GP Birla Educational Foundation will help produce future leaders of the country.
2: Students who meet the above criteria of merit, and need financial assistance for pursuing further studies, may apply in the prescribed Proforma, available in download section.


Those who want Application Form sent to them by post, may send a stamped self-addressed envelope to :-

Postal Address :
“G.P. Birla Educational Foundation,
1582, Rajdanga Main Road,
Southend Conclave, 4 Floor,
Kolkata-700 017”.

Guidelines for Application of Scholarship :

The following documents must be submitted to the address mentioned above:
1. A complete copy of this application form attested by the Head of the Institution from which the Student has passed Class XII or where he has taken admission.
2. Proof of admission (if admission has been taken) at a university or college in which the applicant shall pursue higher studies.
3. Copy of academic certificates and grade reports for the last examinations.
4. Copy of any other certificates for extracurricular achievements, etc.

Last Date :
Complete Application Form should reach us on or before 31.07.2014.

Contact Us :
Phone No : 033-24414542 / 24424456

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