Nehru Centenary British Fellowships Awards External Scholarship Division - MHRD

Scholarship For:

Degree in abroad, Research in abroad.

Scholarship Field:

  • Small Business Development
  • Energy Conservation
  • Economics
  • English Language
  • International Relations

Scholarship Sponsor:

External Scholarships Division of the Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Govt. of India.

Eligibility For Nehru Centenary British Fellowships/ Awards:

The eligibility criterion for the Nehru Centenary British Fellowships/ Awards are as follows:

  • Applicants must not be more than 34 years of age.
  • Acceptable SC/ST applicant age limit is of 36 years.
  • Applicants must be Indian nationals resident in India at the time of applying for the scholarship
  • Applicants must have a consistently good academic record with post graduation in the relevant field of study
  • Applicants must have a fair degree of knowledge in the geography, culture and heritage of the United Kingdom.
  • Applicants must stay in India for 2 years just after they return from the United Kingdom

Duration For Nehru Centenary British Fellowships/ Awards:

  1. Fifteen (15) Nehru Centenary British Fellowships are offered for a period of 3 years Value of Scholarship
  2. Full financial assistance under the fellowship scheme are provided by the British Government and covers the following
  • Tuition fees
  • Staying and living expenses
  • International air fare

How to Apply For Nehru Centenary British Fellowships/ Awards:

  • Applicant must send applications on plain paper along with requisite documents to Director (Scholarship), Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department. Of Education, External Scholarship, within the fixed date:
  • The notification is part of the General Information Notification published every year during the month of December.


Director (Scholarship),
Ministry of Human Resource
Shastri Bhawan,
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road,
New Delhi - 110001
Phone No: 011- 3384501

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