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Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child For PG Programs

This topic provides information about Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child For PG Programs


The objectives of the proposed scheme are

  • To support post graduate education of single girl child in non-professional courses only.
  • To recognize the value of observance of small family norm


  • Any single girl child who happen to be a only child or twin daughter or fraternal daughter in the family, if one son and one daughter is available then girl child will not be considered for scholarship under the scheme.
  • The scheme is applicable to such a single girl child who has taken admission in regular, full-time 1st year Master’s Degree course in any recognized university or a post graduate college.
  • This scholarship is available to PG-I year student only.
  • Admission to PG Course in distance education mode is not covered under the scheme.

Age: Girl students up to the age of 30 years at the time of admission in PG courses are eligible.

Amount of Fellowship

The financial assistance available under the scheme is as follows

Scholarship @Rs.3100/-per month

Related resources

Source: University Grants Commission

INDHU KRISHNA C U Nov 15, 2018 07:26 PM


After completing all the details called for, at the bottom of the form, I get a message as given below:

I want to apply for SCHOLARSHIP FOR SINGLE GIRL CHILD. Is there any other site for applying for the said scholarship?

Please guide me in this regard.


xavier Nov 15, 2018 06:41 PM

is it closed ? the last date was till nov 30 2018 right?

mahesh Nov 15, 2018 11:34 AM

My niece applied for 5his scheme. but at final stage it says " For your submitted information there is no scheme". she is completely eligible in all respect.

Pooja bhogle Nov 14, 2018 10:35 AM

sir, that site is showing message likeonline submission has been closed.

Mirna Mathew Nov 13, 2018 08:58 AM

I am currently pursuing M.tech course and is receiving a monthly stipend from the central givt. Am i eligible to apply for the single daughter scholarship. If in that case my monthly stipend get stopped?

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