Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Scheme 2020-21 | Apply Online

Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship : The social welfare minister of Karnataka has announced a scholarship scheme. The scholarship scheme is related to the education of the youth of Karnataka. When Youth Becomes Powerful and educated every state becomes strong. The scholarship scheme aims to provide financial assistance to the students belonging to scheduled Class (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) students willing to pursue Graduation, Masters level courses and Ph.D. abroad in the Universities /Institutions.

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Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Scheme

Brief Details of Karnataka Prabuddha Education Scheme:
Scheme Name  Karnataka Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Scheme
Ministry  Social Welfare Dept of Karnataka
Launched By  Mr. Priyank Kharge
Application Start Date December 2020
Last Date  Available Soon
Official Website  https://sw.kar.nic.in/foreignstudies/

National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme

Karnataka government has released the guidelines for SC/ST students to apply for the Prabuddha scholarship online and avail the financial assistance. The SC/ST students who are willing to pursue Graduation, Masters’s level courses, and Ph.D. abroad in the specified fields of study can apply. The specified fields of study are:
  • Engineering and Management
  • Pure Sciences and Applied Sciences
  • Agriculture Sciences and Medicine
  • International Commerce, Economics, Accounting Finance
  • Humanities, Social Science, Fine Arts, and Law

Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Scheme Perks- 

The Karnataka Prabuddha scheme will cover student’s course fees, living expenditure, and airfare to the country in which the student is pursuing their studies. Moreover, there will be a 33 percent reservation for scholarships catering to women candidates and a four percent reservation for differently-abled students every year.
  • Students whose family annual income is below Rs 8 lakh will get 100% coverage.
  • Selected candidates whose family annual income is between Rs 8 to 15 lakh will get 50% coverage.
  • The student whose family annual income is above Rs 15 lakh will get 33% coverage.

Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Scheme Eligibility Criteria

The Karnataka Government defines the eligibility criteria to be eligible for the scholarship scheme and the eligibility criteria are as follows:
  • The candidate shall be a citizen of India and a permanent resident of Karnataka.
  • Students should belong to SC, ST, and other vulnerable communities in Karnataka.
  • Educational Qualification
    • Ph.D.:- 55% marks or equivalent grade in relevant qualifying master’s Degree
    • FMasters’s Degree:- 55% marks or equivalent grade in relevant qualifying Bachelor’s Degree exams.
    • Bachelor’s Degree (UG):- 80% marks or equivalent grade in relevant qualifying exams (PUC/ 12th classes). Preference will be given to the students who studied in Social Welfare Department Hostels/ KARNATAKA RESIDENTIAL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS SOCIETY hostels/students of Government Colleges. 
    • Additional Qualification For Ph.D./ Master’s Degree Course: The candidate should score the minimum no. of marks in one of the following tests.
      1. Graduate Record Examinations (GRE)
      2. Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
      3. Scholastic Aptitude/Assessment Test (SAT)
    • USA-

Engineering and all other courses:-

GRE – 295 out of 340 and

TOEFL – 80 out of 120 marks

                   OR

IELTS- 06 out of 09 marks.

Management

GMAT- 400 out of 800 and

TOEFL- 80 out of 120 marks

                    OR

IELTS- 06 out of 09 marks.

  • Other Countries:-

Engineering and all other courses:-

GRE – 295 out of 340 and

IELTS – 06 out of 09 marks

                      OR

TOEFL- 80 out of 120 marks

Management

GMAT – 400 out of 800 and

IELTS – 06 out of 09 marks

OR

TOEFL- 80 out of 120 marks.

  • For UG course, the UG study is allowed in all the field of study except medicine

The candidates should also clear SAT/TOEFL/IELTS with minimum marks/ score as follows.

SAT – 1000 out of 1600 and 

IELTS- 06 out of 09 marks

OR

TOEFL – 80 out of 120 marks.

Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Documents Required –

Copy of the following documents is required for applying for the Karnataka Prabuddha scheme.
  • Birth certificate of the Applican
  • SC/ST Caste certificate to prove the eligibility
  • Offer letter from university obtained
  • Last 2 years IT returns(upload the details with self-attestation)
  • passport pages(together)
  • Tuition fee and maintenance fee as sent by the university
  • Scan and upload I20 (I twenty) Form/ CAS number if obtained

How to Apply Online-

  • Click on the “Online Application” link present on the window.
  • Fill in your credentials.
  • Print your application form and preserve it for future purposes.
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What are the benefits of the Karnataka Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Scheme?

To provide financial help to the scheduled Class (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) students.

How to Apply Online for  Karnataka Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Scheme?

Interested Candidates can apply for the Scholarship through the https://sw.kar.nic.in/foreignstudies/.

What is Karnataka Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Scheme?

The scholarship scheme aims to provide financial assistance to the students belonging to scheduled Class (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) students willing to pursue Graduation, Masters level courses and Ph.D. abroad in the Universities /Institutions.
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