PG Scholarships was awarded under the head of University Grant Commission. This scholarship is provided to those candidates who belong to schedule caste and schedule tribes for the professional courses in the main subjects like Engineering along with Technology, Management and Pharmacy in Indian universities. This scholarship scheme is set up for those students who are from week background in financial term, but want to carry the higher studies.
Candidates who are eligible for scholarship and fulfills the basic conditions and belongs to schedule caste and schedule tribes should apply for scholarship scheme by looking the advertisement which is published by the UGC after when the candidates has taken admission in the reputed university. Applicants should fill the application form in full respect in a prescribed format and send it to the concerned address mentioned in the application form within a specified time.
When the candidate have sent application form along with necessary documents, then in this case UGC will release the first installment of the grant which is payable to the institution. Then the next grant will be released by the receipt of last grant which is Utilization certificate along with the statement of expenditure. After when the scholarship is completed, utilized certificate which is audited should be submitted by the institution or college from which student have completed their post graduate program.
In PG scholarship program students are also required to submit a report based on progress which is to be signed by the Head of Department. The scholarship will come to an end in the last year of the program.
There are some cases in which Scholarship scheme can be cancelled are listed below:-
Application form of scholarship contains all the details of the candidates with regard to necessary information which is required by U.G.C. It also include admission certificate along with utilization certificate. It also includes form of contingency grant which is also required to fill up by the candidates. In last students are allowed to submit the progress report at the end of the year.