Fair and Lovely Scholarship 2017
Fair and Lovely Foundation awards under the Project Saraswati Scholarships to women students for perusing graduation, post-graduation and doctorate studies plus diplomas in the fields ranging from Medicine, Computer Applications, Business Administration, Journalism, Technology, Engineering, Psychology and Veterinary Science among others.. This scholarship is given in order to largely benefit a larger number of needy and deserving women. This particular scholarship gives young women the determination to overcome certain situations, circumstances conditions plus tremendous courage in their quest for higher education for better personal and professional life. It is to be noted that Project Saraswati is amongst the several projects undertaken by the Foundation for empowerment of women.
This scholarship carries an amount of Rs. 1 lakh per annum. The rural women students are given an additional amount of Rs.3000 per year in order to meet their other expenses related to education.
Eligibility for Award of Project Saraswati Scholarships
Deserving Women students who have passed with distinction or high percentage of marks and wish to pursue their higher education are eligible for this scholarship.
Candidates should be below the age of 30 years for applying for the scholarships. A special relaxation of 2 years is given for SC or ST candidates.
The enthusiastic and meritorious women students who wish to apply for fair and lovely scholarship can avail the application form by downloading it from the official website or can be obtained from the concerned authorities by sending them a request for the application form in a self addressed envelope affixed with a stamp of appropriate value before the last date for obtaining the said application form. Incomplete application form will to be considered for scholarship. The women students are advised to read all the rules and regulations plus instructions given in the official notification before applying for the said scholarship.
On the basis of their academic performance, drive to achieve and economic need, the women candidates were short-listed. These selected candidates were then invited for personal interviews. The final lists of candidates are chosen after personal interviews by a panel of experts and specialists. It is to be remembered that the panelists are eminent personalities from the fields of education, corporate world and media social work.
Fee for Application
Application fee is not required. The application form can be downloaded from the official website or can be filled online.
• The official notification is released in the month of May 2017
• The last date for submission of application form in the second week of July 2017.
The application should be sent to the given address below:
Fair & Lovely Foundation
P.O.Box No. 11281
Marine Lines Post Office
Mumbai – 400 020
• The notification related to Project Saraswati Scholarships is released in all the leading national and vernacular newspaper and employment bulletin. The important dates mentioned in the notification should be strictly followed
• Fair & Lovely Foundation perfectly reserves the right to alter or change the terms and conditions of the said Scholarships at any time without prior notice.
Fair & Lovely Foundation Scholarship Official website: www.fairandlovely.in