DRDO Girls Scholarship 2023-24: Scholarship For Girls: The Defense Research and Development Organization, DRDO is giving scholarship (DRDO Girls Scholarship 2023) to undergraduate and postgraduate girl students. The application process starts on February 2023, and for the scholarship, girl students can submit the online application till 31 March 2023. To apply, girl students have to visit the official website of RAC, rac.gov.in.
Under the DRDO Girls Scholarship 2023, scholarship up to Rs. 1,20,000 per year will be given to undergraduate girls, and Rs. 1,86,000 per year to postgraduate girls. A total of 30 scholarships are available, out of which 20 are for undergraduates and 10 for postgraduate.
DRDO (Defence Research and Development Organization) offers a scholarship program exclusively for girls who are pursuing their education in engineering and other technical fields. The scholarship program is aimed at encouraging and supporting girls to pursue careers in the field of science and technology.
Here are some details about the DRDO Girls Scholarship:
- Eligibility criteria: To be eligible for the DRDO Girls Scholarship, applicants must be Indian citizens, and they must be enrolled in the first year of a four-year engineering or five-year integrated technical course in a recognized educational institution. Additionally, applicants must have a minimum of 70% marks in their 12th standard board examination in the science stream.
- Scholarship amount: The DRDO Girls Scholarship provides financial assistance of up to Rs. 1.25 lakhs per year to cover the cost of tuition fees, hostel fees, and other educational expenses. The scholarship is awarded for a maximum of four years for engineering courses and five years for integrated courses, subject to the satisfactory academic performance of the recipient.
- Application process: The application process for the DRDO Girls Scholarship is usually done online, and interested applicants can apply through the official website of DRDO. The application form must be filled with all the necessary details, and the required documents, including the mark sheets, caste certificate, and income certificate, must be uploaded online. After the submission of the application, the scholarship selection committee will verify the details and select the eligible candidates.
First-year girl students of BE/ME, BTech/M Tech, or BSc/MSc in Aerospace Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Aircraft Engineering, Space Engineering or Rocketry are eligible for this scholarship program. Also, a post-graduate candidate must have a good GATE score with a minimum of 60% marks in graduation, and the same undergraduate candidate should have a valid JEE Main score. Interested candidates can visit the official website of RAC at rac.gov.in for more details. Apart from this, click on the link given below for official scholarship notification.