Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child 2017-18 Apply Now

University Grants Commision (UGC) invites online applications for Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child. Eligible candidates can apply online from the National Scholarship Portal Girl students who are studying a full time Master’s Course from a recognized university are eligible for PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship.

Under the scheme UGC gives monthly charges to girls for their education and other purposes. The scheme encourages girl students to pursue higher education in Post-graduate by supporting them financially. Check out the eligibility criteria, amount of scholarship, duration, course and other details here

India Gandhi Scholarship 2017-18 for Post Graduate

  • Visit the National Scholarship portal at
  • Now, click on the UGC schemes tab on the scholarship section
  • Click on Apply button for PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship
  • If you are already registered then login with Application ID and password
  • If not, then click on Register Here and complete registration
  • Login and submit the India Gandhi Scholarship 2017-18 application form for Post Graduate

national scholarship portal login

Eligibility for Indira Gandhi Scholarship

  • Student should be a single girl child to parents in her family
  • Applicant should be studying in first year of her class in post-graduate courses
  • She should have taken admission in full time regular Master’s degree program
  • Students pursuing distance education in PG courses are not eligible
  • Age of the applicant should not be more than 30 years

Amount of Scholarship and Benefits

  • The institution in which the applicant studying will not charge tution fees for the entire course I.e. 2 years
  • Selected student will get Rs.2000 per month for 2 years (10 months in a year)
  • Selected girl child may receive fellowship amount of Rs. 3100/- per month from the institute she is studying

The number of scholarships depends upon the applications received by UGC. The selection committee will under go correct applications received online and decide the applicants. You can apply for PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child 2017-18 directly from here

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