Fully Funded Awards in the Arts and Heritage Conservation 2011 by CWIT

In 1981, following an agreement between the Indian and British governments, CWIT was established as an English charity. In nearly 30 years CWIT has made around 2500 grants. British Council India advises on CWIT’s work and gives administrative support including guidance on applying for a visa.


Applicants should be Indian citizens living in India.

Applicants should be aged between 25 and 38.

Applicants should have a first degree or diploma or professional qualification in their specialization. CWIT prefers applicants with significant working experience.

Applicants should not have received a CWIT grant within the last 5 years.


Applications should be made to your nearest British Council office by 16 November 2010 and should include

Completed application form including a Statement of Purpose ( not more than 2 pages) stating clearly what you want to do in the UK or which course you plan to follow and how you plan to put this to use on returning to India the application form can be downloaded.

The Statement of Purpose is important and should be as clear and explicit as possible.

Evidence that you have been accepted unconditionally on the course, programme, attachment or internship for which you have applied, or that progress towards acceptance has been made.

Evidence of a good working knowledge of English.

Portfolio submission in either CD/DVD or hard copy format.

Submit your application before the relevant deadline -to British Council India for fully funded awards in arts, heritage conservation.

For details visit http://www.britishcouncil.org/india-scholarships-cwit-listing-full.htm

CBSE Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship

Central Board Of Secondary Education, Delhi provides instructions for submitting online application for  central sector scheme of scholarships for college and university students-2010


The applicant should be an Indian national

The applicant should have passed the Senior School Certificate Examination  2010 conducted by CBSE and  have secured the total aggregate marks (in first five subjects) equal or above the following minimum marks as per the stream opted by the applicant:

Science                   408/500

Commerce               380/500

Others                      334/500

The applicant should be pursuing higher studies and have taken admission in Under Graduation regular course (not correspondence or distance mode) from  recognized  Educational Institutions in India.

The applicant should not be availing any other scholarship.

Total Annual Income of parents of the applicant from all sources should not exceed Rs 4.5 lakh per annum.

The applicant should not belong to creamy layer as defined by DoP&T from time to time.

Scholarship amount and duration

Course            Graduation

Amount          Rs.1000/- per month* for three years

Disbursal         To be disbursed lump sum Amount of  Rs.10,000/- at end of academic


For 4th and 5th year of Professional Courses @ Rs 2000/- per month.

Course           Post Graduation

(Other than that of the professional courses)

Amount        Rs 2000/- per month for two years after Graduation

Disbursal       To be disbursed lump sum Amount of Rs.20,000/-  at end of academic year.


Application form and Joining report will be generated online and these may be printed on A4 size paper.

Printout of Online Form bearing Registration No. and other documents be sent to “Section Officer (Scholarship), 7th floor, CBSE, Shiksha Kendra, 2, Community Centre, Preet Vihar, Delhi- 110092” by ordinary post superscribing “ Online CSSS-2010” on top left.

Last Date of Receipt of Online Application for CSSS-2010  31st Dec, 2010

For further details visit http://www.cbserod.net.in/scholarship/instructions.htm