Scholarship

Jain University offers six categories of scholarship with an objective to encourage extraordinary talent in academics, sports, music, dance and literary categories. Apart from this, the university also admits candidates with visual, auditory or other significant physical disabilities to all the courses.

  • Scholarship is offered to Indian Nationals and is awarded to students of Jain University only
  • Scholarships will be reviewed on a regular basis by the Jain University Scholarship Committee (JUSC). The committee reserves the right to introduce new scholarships or to cease the award of scholarships at any time
  • The eligibility criteria for each scholarship and agreement on the number of scholarships to be awarded annually are approved by JUSC. The Committee also approves the selection and renewal process
  • Scholarship within each category will be awarded on the basis of merit (subject to the number of scholarships available in each category for that year) and will not by any means be tested or otherwise influenced by any other award / grant etc held by the scholarship applicant
  • Scholarship is not transferable

Scholarship Categories

Medha Scholarship Title Medha
Category Academics
No. of Scholarships Open
Mandatory requirements Should be an Indian Citizen
Year of Award The scholarship will be awarded for the first year and will be provided for the subsequent year if the continuation requirements are met

ekalavya Scholarship Title Ekalavaya
Category Sports
No. of Scholarships Open
Mandatory requirements Candidates should have a pass class marks in the qualifying examination
Should be an Indian Citizen
Age Group 17 years – 21 years
Year of Award

The sports scholarship shall be for a period of 3 years. After the completion of one year, the performance of the players will be reviewed, based on his performance / achievements in the State level / National level and All India Ranking tournaments. Based on the same, sports scholarship will be extended for the second year. The extension for the third year will be based on the performance in the 2nd year of sports scholarship

In case the performance of a player in the 1st year is not up to the mark, JUSC may terminate the scholarship granted to the upcoming sport scholar


Natyaswara Scholarship Title Natyaswara
Category Music and Dance
No. of Scholarships Open
Mandatory requirements Candidates should have a pass class marks in the qualifying examination
Should be an Indian Citizen
Year of Award

The scholarship will be awarded for the first year and will be provided for the subsequent year if the continuation requirements are met


Atharva Scholarship Title Atharva
Category Literary
No. of Scholarships Open
Mandatory requirements Candidates should have a first class marks in the qualifying examination
Should be an Indian Citizen

Year of Award

The scholarship will be awarded for the first year and will be provided for the subsequent year if the continuation requirements are met


Dyumna Scholarship Title Dyumna
Category Specially Challenged
No. of Scholarships Open

Year of Award

First class marks in the qualifying examination
Should be an Indian Citizen
Applicants who have visual, auditory or other significant physical disabilities
A medical certificate should be produced in support of the disability


Samasti Scholarship Title Samasti
Category Community Service
No. of Scholarships Open
Mandatory requirements Candidates should have a first class marks in the qualifying examination
Should be an Indian Citizen

 

Scholarship Application Process

  • Scholarship applicants can obtain Scholarship Application form from Jain University Admissions Office
  • A student may apply for a scholarship in any ONE of the scholarship categories listed. No student may hold more than ONE scholarship
  • Duly filled scholarship application form should be submitted at the Jain University Admissions Office
  • Consideration will be given to applications that meet the eligibility criteria for each scholarship category provided the application is received before the specified deadline
  • Applications for Academic Achievement Scholarships received after the deadline will not be considered
  • Applications will be ranked on the basis of the merit

Scholarship Selection Process

All applications received under academics, sports, literary, music & dance, specially challenged, community service categories will be scrutinized and presented to the University Scholarship Committee. Selected students will receive a Scholarship Offer Letter along with a Scholarship Acceptance Form.
Students must accept or decline their scholarship within the time frame indicated on the Scholarship Acceptance Form. Failure to do so will render the scholarship offer invalid and the scholarship will no longer be available.

Scholarship Disbursement Process

Once student accepts his / her scholarship offer, the Jain University Scholarship Committee will intimate the date, time and venue of awarding the scholarship.