Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access
The objective of Scholarship Program of FAEA is to secure social justice for
students belonging to socially and economically disadvantaged sections of the
society. It emphasizes equality of opportunity to help students become what they
would like to be so that they have a choice and are not dictated by economic and
social necessity. It enables economically and socially disadvantaged students to
study in the institutions, which provide academic excellence, access to
structures of power and economic opportunity. For this the Program will provide
bursaries, scholarships and fellowships to these students for their study. It
will also supplement this with creation of an institutional framework in which
concerns for the disadvantaged are addressed.
Applicants should be an Indian and a permanent resident of India.
Should have passed Class XII examination from a recognized Indian Board.
The final selection will, however, be subject to the student securing
certain minimum scores in Class XII examinations and interview results.
Meet the necessary language proficiency requirements of the host institution
Scholarship Program will provide support to the students selected for up to
three years in the first instance. This can be extended for another two years
for postgraduate study depending upon the student's performance in the graduate
exams as well as availability of funds.
The number of scholarships to be given each year will be announced by
May/June every year.
Students will be selected on the basis of their academic excellence, social
and economic background.
Students selected can pursue any academic discipline in any
University/College in India as long as it is consistent to the objective of FAEA
How To Apply:
All applications must be submitted to only the FAEA office in New Delhi.
The level and duration of award will be determined as part of the placement
Last Date: 27.08.2011