UGC Invites Applications for Indira Gandhi PG Scholarship for Single Girl Child 2015

The University Grants Commission (UGC) publishes the Post Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child. All applicants are requested to fill their application form in a prescribed manner to apply for the same before the due date. The main motive of this scholarship is to compensate direct costs of girl education to all the levels especially for those girls who are single girl child of their family.
Fellowship Details:

  • The total value of scholarship is Rs.3,100/- per month for 2 years period only (10 months in the year) i.e. full duration of a PG course.
  • There will be no tuition fees will be charged by the institute from girl students to pursue the PostGraduate degree course in Universities/Colleges/Institutions.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Any girl child who is a single girl child of her family or twin daughter or fraternal daughter in the family is eligible to apply for this scholarship, if there will be only one son and one daughter is present in a family then the girl child will not be considered for scholarship under this scheme.
  • The scholarship is applicable for a single girl child who has taken admission in full time , regular 1st year Masters Degree course in any recognized university or a post graduate college.
  • This scholarship is available to PG-I year student only.
  • Those students who are pursuing in PG 2 year will not be considered for this scheme.

Age Limit: The eligible Girl students who are up to the age of 30 years  maximum at the time of admission in Post Graduate courses are eligible to apply for this scholarship scheme.

How to Apply:

Last date to apply : 30th August, 2015

For more details, please visit:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.