TNEA CODE - 1325

Scholarship

A scholarship is an award of financial aid for a student to further their education. Scholarships are awarded based upon various criteria, which usually reflect the values and purposes of the donor or founder of the award.

Name of ScholarshipSanctioning AuthorityApproximate amount of the scholarship for the yearEligibility Particulars
National Merit ScholarshipCommissioner of Collegiate education, Chennai.Varying ratesOn merit basis
Govt. of India Scholarship to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe studentsDistrict Harijan Welfare officeVarying ratesTo students of Scheduled caste and Tribes
State Scholarship for backward Classes(BC).District Backward Classes Welfare OfficeVarying ratesTo students of all B.C. provided the income of the parents does not exceed Rs . 50,000.
Scholarship for Most Backward Classes(MBC).Dist. Backward Classes Welfare OfficerVarying ratesTo all M.B.C.. students irrespective of parents’ income
Adi-Dravidar Welfare LoanDIRECTOR OF Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare, ChennaiVarying ratesFor the students of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe.
Scholarship to Children of Defence ServicesCommissioner of Education, Chennai.Varying ratesStudents Who Are Children Of Defence Service. Personnel Are Eligible For Fees Concession Only.
Scholarship to children of Freedom FightersCommissioner of Collegiate Education, Chennai.Varying ratesTo students who are children of freedom fighters.