JM Sethia Merit Scholarship Scheme 2017 Application, Dates

JM Sethia Merit Scholarship Scheme 2017 Eligibility, Application, Dates, Scholarship Details, Application Procedure and more details

J.M. Sethia Charitable Trust, Kolkata has invited applications for J.M. Sethia Charitable Trust Scholarships 2017 from brilliant Students who belong to economically weaker sections of Society.

Scholarship Details

Number of Scholarships:

Shall be granted on the basis of merit of the marks and reservation factor

Category A: 15

Category B: 15

Category C: 10

Category D: 10

Scholarship Amount

Category A: Rs.400/- per month for two years.

Category B: Rs.500/- per month for two years.

Category C: Rs.600/- per month for two or three years as applicable.

Category D: Rs.700/- per month for two or three years as applicable.

JM Sethia Merit Scholarship Scheme 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Scholarship can be availed for students enrolled for full-time courses only:

Category A: for doing 9th – 10th class course.

Category B: for doing 11th – 12th class course

Category C: for doing Graduation course.

Category D: for doing the Postgraduate course.

Scholarship should be used by the students on themselves and on their studies only.

Eligibility for Merit Scholarship Scheme 2017

Applicants should have passed the qualifying examination in the current year i.e., 2017 (in the first attempt) only.

Category A: 75% aggregate in 8th class or equivalent.

Category B: 75% aggregate in 10th class or equivalent.

Category C: 75% aggregate (Science & Commerce), 65% aggregate (Humanities/ Arts) in 12th class.

Category D: 60% aggregate (Science & Commerce), 50% aggregate (Humanities/ Arts) in Graduate Degree.

JM Sethia Merit Scholarship Scheme 2017 Selection Process

Reservation: 20% of the scholarship in each category is reserved for

Special category- Handicapped.

Excellent extra-curricular activities like sports, NCC ‘B’ Certificate holders.

III. Economically weaker section- for students whose Annual Family Income is less than 120,000; minimum qualification criteria not applicable to the applicants mentioned above.

The decision regarding the allotment of the scholarship will be based on the merit list prepared.

JM Sethia Merit Scholarship Scheme 2017 Application Procedure

Applicants can apply through online at

The duly filled in printed copy of the submitted online application form along with relevant documents should be addressed to Chief Trustee and sent to J.M. Sethia Charitable Trust, Regd. & Head Office: 133, Biplabi Rash Behari Basu road, 3rd Floor No.15, Kolkata-700001.

The application must reach our office on or before July 31st 2017.

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