Scholarships for Indian College Students

This is that time of the year majority of scholarships for college students opens. The Deadline is near and you sure don’t want to miss this once in a life time opportunities. The below mentioned scholarships can be applied by Any Indian college students. Make sure you see the Eligibility Criteria of Scholarships that have deadlines in June 2018.

Here are the top Scholarships Engineering and every college students alike can apply to. If I missed any or you know any in the list. Feel free to recommend them on our Facebook group.[ We have over 400 students from different parts of country looking towards same direction]

Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship [AKA Google Scholarship!]

One of the only and best Scholarships Google provides students of India every year. Since it’s inception two years before Google has only selected 12 students from India! That is 6 each year. So what is this Scholarship all about and how you can win them before it’s deadline on June 15th, 2018? We have been fortunate to Interview the previous winners of this prestigious Scholarship on our Facebook community. Before getting into that let’s talk about benefits of winnning this Scholarship.

It is as follows-

  1. A financial award of 750 USD towards tuition and education related expenses
  2. An invitation to visit the YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California, USA.[ Full expense paid ]
  3. An opportunity to submit a proposal, and potentially receive a funding of up to 225 USD to spend on growing computer science in the local community.

How cool is it to get a reasonable amount that you can do things you love and to visit Google and Youtube HQ while in College?

I know.

What is the eligibility you ask?

Every College student interested in Computer Science are invited to apply!

Yes! You don’t need to be pursuing Computer Science degree to receive this one.

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Deadline- June 15th [Please visit Website below to know more details]

Update- Date has been extended to July 6th.

You can read more about this here along with Tips from Previous year students who won this last and year before that.

GHC Scholarship [Facebook Scholarship]

Grace Hopper is International conference for Women in Computing. This unique scholarship program gives 50 women excelling in Computer Science the opportunity not only to attend the Celebration [In Houston, from September 26-28, 2018] , but to spend valuable days before the conference with Facebook engineers learning, collaborating, and preparing for the conference.

* Paid registration for the Grace Hopper Celebration

* Paid travel and lodging, including a pre\-Grace Hopper Celebration program in Houston that includes tech talks, mentoring sessions and networking events from September 23\-29, 2018.

* An invitation to a private reception with Facebook’s Engineering Team during the Grace Hopper Celebration.

* Additional meal stipend

* The scholarship is open to all women currently enrolled in a University CS degree program.

* You have to currently be enrolled at an educational institution in order to qualify for the scholarship \(1st year college through post\-doc students are eligible\).

* Students who have accepted offers \(2018\-2019\) at Facebook are ineligible.

* For international applicants: If you are selected, you would be responsible for your own travel visa. Facebook would cover travel expenses.

Say no more. Tell me the link!

Deadline- Friday, June 29th [Please visit Website below to know more details]

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GHCI Scholarship [by Anita Borg]

GHCI Stands for Grace Hopper Celebration India (GHCI). The Scholarship gives the recipient the opportunity to attend the GHCI conference and includes the full conference registration fee and meals! GHCI Awards 200+ Female students from Different Colleges in India. We will be doing Interview with them on our Facebook group. I personally know students who attended the conference and which eventually led to placements in Top companies like Amazon and Microsoft.

Deadline- Friday, June 30th [Please visit Website below to know more details]

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Summer camp with Google

Enough about aged people;P We are not that old. Have a sibling or know someone aged between 13-18? Someone who recently passed 10th or 12th Standard. Google is hosting competitions for this age group where finalists in competition would be invited to Google Office in India. They will also receive a certificate of Achievement and a goody bag of Google merchandise.

Here is a blog I found of 15 year old who got invited to Amazon Office in India. With the exposure at a very young age, the kid is rocking and shipping products that many around globe are using. Don’t you want your Sibling/Friends/People you know to reach similar heights? Pretty sure exposure at very young age would positively to child’s dreams. ( Still not Shared this post to people on Whatsapp yet? )

Time frame- 28th May, 2018 to 24th June, 2018

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Bristol-India Scholarship 2018

I don’t want to study masters. I want to study law. I want to attend following programs abroad.

Is there any opportunity for me? Opcollege to the rescue. You get to win Scholarships worth £5,000 to learn above programs in University of Bristol.

Deadline- Friday, June 29th [Please visit Website below to know more details]

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Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship

Reliance a very familiar company to every aged student in India. With the advent of Jio Internet India is enjoying the Internet like never before. One reading this blog(Yes, You) most probably be accessing Internet via Jio. Stanford one of the top B-Schools in the world. What happens when Jio along with good grace of internet fund your education to Stanford? That too 80% funded? We are talking about lakhs of rupees to be paid for Tuition education in US!

We would be interviewing winners of this too on our Facebook group. But here is the sad part. The deadline for this was on 29th of May:(

This was one hell of an opportunity for Indian Students. Join our Facebook group/ Telegram Channel to know more opportunities on time or subscribe us on email

Btw I was one of winners(One among 6 selected last year) of Venkat Panchapakesan Scholarship by Google. You would need to submit a one minute video talking about why you would like to get this Scholarship. You can search “Felix Josemon” on Youtube/Google to view it.

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