UGC has introduced this scholarship with an aim to support direct costs of girl education in master-level courses.
Eligibility: Any single girl child of age less than 30 years, who happens to be the only child or twin daughter or fraternal daughter who has taken admission in a regular, full-time first-year master’s degree course from any recognised university.
Application: Online only.
Prizes and rewards: Rs. 3,100 per month as stipend for two years.
Deadline: September 15
Source: The Hindu