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JM Sethia Charitable Trust Merit Scholarship

JM Sethia Charitable Trust
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J.M Sethia Charitable trust introduced merit scholarship scheme in the year 1997. Since then every year the trust grants scholarship to 50 students on the basis of their academic performace in the previous year. The Scholarship scheme is categorised in four groups:

Category A- For pursuing class 9 & 10
Category B -For pursuing class 11& 12
Category C- For pursuing any undergraduate course
Category D- For pursuing any post-graduate course. 

The amount of scholarship and duration differs with each category. Application for J.M. Sethia scholarship scheme can be made online as well as offline. The selection panel, constituted by Trust Management scrutinizes the application on the basis of academic performance and income criterion and awards scholarships to deserving candidate.



1. All Indian students studying from class 8 to post-graduation are eligible forJM Sethia Scholarships.
2. The students shoul have passed the qualifying exam in the previous year i.e. If the students wants to apply for 2017 scholarship then
    he should have passed his exam in the year 2016.  
3.Academic Qualification: The scholarship is offered in 4 categories and the qualifying academic qualification differs for each category.

Category A - 75% aggregatein class 8th
Category B - 75% aggregatein class10th
Category C - 75% aggregate (Science and commerce), 65% aggregate in (Humanities/Arts) in class 12th or equivalent
Category D - 60% aggregate (ScienceandCommerce), 50% aggregate in (Humanities/Arts) at graduate degree level.

Note: Those students receiving scholarship from ay other source are not eligible for this Scholarship



Deadline Details
  • JM Sethia Charitable Trust Merit Scholarship is open for application now.
  • The alst date of submitting application is 31st July 2017


Scholarship Amount Details

Since JM Sethia Schlarship is categorised in four categories the scholarship amounts for each category differs:

For Category A(No. o Scholarships 15) -Rs. 400 p.m. for two years 
For Category B(No. o Scholarships 15) -Rs. 500 p.m. for two years 
For Category C(No. o Scholarships 10) -Rs. 600 p.m. for three years as applicable
For Category D(No. o Scholarships 10) -Rs. 500 p.m. for two or three years as applicable


  • The application form for JM  Sethia scholarship can be filled online or offline.
  • The offline application form should be addressed to Chief Trustee and sent to JM SETHIA CHARITABLE TRUST, at its Regd. & Head Office at 133, Biplabi Rash Behari Basu road, 3rd Floor No. 15, Kolkata – 700 001, or at its Admn. Office at Gandhi House, 5th Floor, 16, Ganesh Chandra Avenue, Kolkata


J. M. Sethia Charitable Trust

Regd. & Head Office:
133, Biplabi Rash Behari Basu Road,
3rd Floor No. 15,
Kolkata - 700001, West Bengal, INDIA
Phone: +91 33 2242 1250 / 4485, (M) +91 93397 93153
E mail:

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