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Sitaram Jindal Foundation Scholarship

Sitaram Jindal Foundation
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The Sitaram Jindal Foundation(SJF), formerly known as S.J. Jindal Trust, was established in 1969 with a sole objective of serving the underprivileged  and poor in various sections of society in different fields including education, healthcare and rural development with discrimination on the basis of caste or creed.

The foundation through its Flagship scholarship program viz., Sitaram Jindal Foundation Scholarship awards scholarship to more than 12000 students of class IX to Class XII every year throughout the nation so that they can unleash their talent in highly competitive situation. Till date over 5,00,000 students have been benefitted through Sitaram Jindal Scholarship.

Interested and eligible candidate can download the application form for Sitaram Jindal Scholarship from the website and submit it along with all requisite documents to Sitaram Jindal Foundation’s office before the due date.



Eligibility criterion for Sitaram Jindal Scholarship has been tabulated below:

Category Courses Income criterion Minimum % required
Category 'A' Student of class 11-12 BPL Category Boys@60%
Category 'B' ITI Students
(As per SJF Trade List)

Govt. & Govt. Aided ITIsPrivate ITIs

No Income certificate required

Pass marks

Category 'C'

Pursuing graduation or
Post graduation course

If employed salary
should not be more than Rs. 4 Lacs per year
Category 'D' Diploma courses Annual Income should not be more than Rs. 2.5 lacs Boys@65%
Category 'E' Pursuing Graduation or Post Graduation in Medical or Engineering Annual Income should not be more than 2.5 lacs Boys@72%

Note: i) For students with a physical disability, required percentage of marks will be pass marks in all categories.
        ii) Minimum percentage of marks for continuation will be relaxed by 5% at the time of continuation of Sitaram Jindal Scholarship in all categories



Deadline Details

Every year the last date for submitting an application for Sitaram Jindal Foundation scholarship is 31st October 2017.

Scholarship Amount Details

Scholarship amount for Sitaram Jindal Scholarship 2017-18

Category Description  Scholarship Amount
A Student of class 11-12 Rs.500 per month
B ITI Students Govt. ITI Rs.500 per month
C Pursuing Graduation or Post Graduation Course General Girls-Rs.800 per month
General Boys Rs.600 per month
Physically Challenged Rs.800 p.m. 
Widows and unmarried wards of ex-servicemen-Rs.1000 p.m
Note: For post graduation courses candidates will get Rs.200 p.m.
D Diploma Courses (Including Mech., Chemical, Environment, Nursing, Pharmacy & Physiotheraphy) Girls Rs.1000 p.m.
Boys Rs.800 p.m.
E Pursuing Graduation or Post Graduation in Medical Or Engineering U.G. Course Girls Rs. 1500 p.m.
U.G. Course Boys Rs.1300 p.m.
P.G. Course Girls Rs. 2000 p.m.
P.G. Course Boys Rs.1800 p.m.
Extra Scholarship Amount for Hostellers:
ITI Graduate/Post Graduate Courses Rs.5000 p.m.
Medical and Engineering Courses Rs.1000 p.m.


The application procedure for Sitaram Jindal Foundation scholarships is as mentioned below:

1. First, you have to download the application form from the website.
2. You have to  attach  following documents issued by the competent authority and duly attested  by the Principal /Authorized Professor or Lecturer along with the application form;
a) Photocopy of 10th/12th Marks sheet
b) Photocopy of the mark sheet of the last exam Passed
c) Photocopy of Income Certificate (The Income certificate should be less than 3 years old as on the date of submission of application subject to that its validity is in force.)
d) Photocopy of Merit Certificate is to be enclosed as per Annexure VII ( in case of Engg , Medical, Diploma & MBA students )
e) For Hostellers, a certificate issued by the warden or owner of the private accommodation as per Annexure VIII downloadable from our website.
f) Certificate of disability for physically challenged students – issued by competent authority.
g) For ex-servicemen/widows :
i)  Pension Payment Order (PPO)
ii) Identity Card for Ex-servicemen & Widows issued by competent authority
iii) Relationship Dependency Certificate

Fully completed applications form in all respects should be sent to the address given below along with the requisite documents:
(i) For those, located in the following states: Andhra Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Island, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Gujarat, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadeep, Maharashtra, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, Telangana. 

The Trustee,
Sitaram Jindal Foundation,
Jindal Nagar,
Tumkur Road,
Bangalore – 560 073

(ii) For the States of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Jammu & Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal.

The Trustee,
Sitaram Jindal Foundation 11,
Green Avenue,
Behind Sector D-3Vasant Kunj
New Delhi – 110 070



The Trustee Sitaram Jindal Foundation
Green Avenue,
Behind Sector D III,
Vasant Kunj,
New Delhi 110 070

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