Know all details as to G. P. Birla Scholarship 2018 for the college students of West Bengal. Know the process of online application, eligibility criteria, important documents to be enclosed.

The Trust is established to carry forward the dreams of the Late G.P. Birla. It intends to promote education, develop human resources. This trust provides grant scholarships to meritorious students, male or female, from West Bengal who have passed class XII Examination with 80% marks or more from State Board or 85% marks or more from Central Board or have secured rank in top 15000 in AIEE/JEE/AIPMT in tests and are in need for financial support for higher education.

Scholarship Amount:

The amount of Scholarship (a ceilling of Rs.50,000) will be given to cover Tuition fees and Hostel fees to a student per year.

65 students will be granted at a time for one year. It is to be continued upon satisfactory performance by the student in the preceding year as evaluated by the Trust, up to the competition of the course to a ceiling of 4 years.

An additional onetime payment of Rs.7000 will be given to a student to buy books for s year.

Selection Process:

An Expert Psnel of the Trust will review the Applications received and will take interview of the shortlisted prospective candidates. The Expert Panel will take the final decision.
Applications will be sent to the Head of the Institution from where the student has passed XII Examination or where he has taken admission.

Eligibility criteria:

Students who have passed class XII Examination or any equivalent with at least 80% marks from any recognised board or council of West Bengal are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Students who have passed Higher Secondary Examination from Central Board with at least 85% of marks are eligible to apply.

Students who sat for any Admission Entrance Examination such as JEE, AIPMT, WBJEE, AIEEE, NEET etc and ranked in top 15000 are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

The candidate must be a permanent resident of West Bengal to apply for this scholarship .

Students taking admission in courses like Science, Engineering, Humities, Medicine, Architecture, Commerce,Law, Chartered Accountant snd Company Secretaryship will be provided with the scholarship and Cost Accountancy course.

Application Procedure for GP Birla Scholarship:

It is an offline application process. Students who meet all the criteria and need financial support for higher education can apply for this scholarship.
 To apply for this scholarship download the form from the official website of the foundation -

Students can also get the Application Form by post. To get through by post they have to send an application letter to the Foundation requesting an Application Form. Students also have to send An Empty Envelope writing Address and a Stamp Card with the application.

The application should be sent by speed post to the following address:

G. P. Birla Educational Foundation, Attn: Radha Tamal Goswami / Anil Kumar Sharma, 1582 Rajdanga Main Road, Southend Conclave, 4th Floor, Kolkata - 700107.

The last date of Application - 15.07.18 (15th July, 2018)

Documents to be attached

*A completely and correctly filled in copy of the form attested by the Head of the Institution from which the student has passed XII Examination or he has taken admission.
*A copy of passport size photograph to be attached to the specific space of the form.
*A copy of admission receipt of college or university for the current course.
*A copy of Mark Sheet of Higher Secondary or equivalent exam.
*Extra curricular certificate, if any.
*Income certificate of parents.  A copy  of Form 16 or Salary Certificate if the parents are in employment in Government or private sector.

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