The Coal India Scholarship 2023, administered through its subsidiary, the Coal India Foundation Trust, is dedicated to providing scholarships to exceptional students. The program aims to offer financial support to deserving students pursuing higher education across various disciplines. The EWS Scholarship 2023, presented by Coal India Limited, specifically targets undergraduate students pursuing degrees in Engineering and Medical courses.
The primary goal of this scholarship is to facilitate the accessibility of quality professional education for meritorious students belonging to the Below Poverty Line (BPL) category. By offering financial assistance, it seeks to nurture their talents and pave the way for successful careers.
The chosen candidates will be granted a comprehensive coverage of their course fees throughout the entire duration of their program. This includes the reimbursement of tuition fees, accommodation charges (hostel fees/mess charges), and an additional incidental fee of INR 10,000.
Coal India Scholarship 2023 Eligibility Requirements
The Coal India Scholarship program has certain eligibility criteria that applicants need to fulfill. To qualify for the scholarship, the following conditions must be met:
- Citizenship: Applicants must be Indian citizens.
- Education: Candidates should have completed their secondary education (class 12) and be enrolled in recognized institutions for higher education.
- Age Limit: As of the first of November in the current academic session, applicants should be 25 years old or below.
- Course: Applicants must be pursuing a full-time degree course in Engineering in specific disciplines at institutions recognized by the Central or State Government. The eligible Engineering disciplines include:
- Computer IT
- Electronics and Telecommunications
- Medical disciplines
- Below Poverty Line (BPL): Candidates must belong to the Below Poverty Line (BPL) category.
- Entrance Examination: Applicants should have obtained a rank in the qualifying entrance examination for their chosen course.
Coal India Scholarship 2023 Benefits The selected candidates for the Coal India Scholarship will enjoy the following benefits throughout the entire duration of their course:
- Total Course Fee Coverage: The scholarship covers the total course fee for the entire period of the program.
- Tuition Fee Reimbursement: The full tuition fees paid by the students will be reimbursed.
- Hostel Fees/Mess Charges: Accommodation charges, including hostel fees and mess charges, will be reimbursed.
- Incidental Fee: Additionally, an incidental fee of INR 10,000 will be provided to the recipients.
- Marksheet/certificates Class 12 onwards
- Birth certificate
- BPL card
- Photo identity proof of candidate (voter id, driving license) etc.
- Residential proof of applicants’ father/legal guardian – Telephone bill, electricity bill
- Proof of rank in the qualifying examination
- Proof of admission
- Proof of annual financial expenditure for the course
- Caste certificate (if required)
- Disability certificate (if required)
How can you apply?
- Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship by following the steps mentioned below –
- Step 1: Click on the ‘APPLY NOW‘ button.
- Step 2: Click on the ‘Register’ button and fill in the required details to register. (Note – If already registered, log in using Gmail/Mobile number/Email Id.)
- Step 3: Read the details carefully and download the application form.
- Step 4: Fill in the application form, attach the scanned copies of the necessary documents and submit it to the following address:
- Chief General Manager (Welfare),
- Coal India Limited,
- Coal Bhawan, 10, Netaji Subhash Road,
- Kolkata – 700001
- Phone Number – (033)-22488099
- Fax Number – (033)-22313875/22135778
The main objective of this scholarship is to spread quality professional education among meritorious (BPL) students with merit to nurture successful careers. Good Luck!!!