Dr. Manmohan Singh Scholarship - 2021

Scholarship of the week -

Dr. Manmohan Singh Scholarship is awarded by St. John’s College, University of Cambridge. The scholarship is managed by the British Council and sponsored by the Tata Group.

Scholarship Highlights -

Scholarship Launched by -
St. John’s College, University of Cambridge

Scholarship type -
Merit-based, College-specific

Method of application -

Applicable for -
Indian students

Last date to apply for the scholarship -
15 January

Interview dates -
Between April and June

Declaration of result -

No. of Awards -

Eligibility criteria for the scholarship

  1. Age of the candidate should be below 35.
  2. Candidates must have obtained a first-class award in UG and PG in a relevant field or subject.
  3. Fluency in written and spoken English.
  4. Must give proof of financial incapacity to fund their studies.
  5. Must also fulfill the admission criteria of the university.

Eligible programs and subjects
Programs -
Undergraduate and Doctorate

Subjects -

  • Science and Technology
  • Economics
  • Social Sciences
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Marine Engineering
  • Energy Studies

Documents required

  1. Transcripts
  2. Two academic or professional references
  3. Resume
  4. Personal essay

Application procedure

  1. Go to the university website and apply for your target course.
  2. While registering for the university, mark St. John’s College as your first choice college on the application form.
  3. If asked, indicate on the form that you are applying for the Dr. Manmohan Singh Scholarship.
  4. Once you receive an offer from the university, fill the scholarship form and submit it before the deadline.

Scholarship award

  1. Academic fees
  2. UK Visa
  3. International airfare
  4. A monthly stipend for covering the living expenses

If you have any further queries regarding the scholarship, post them on this thread.
All the best!