M.Sc. Scholarships for Students of Maharashtra

Marathi Vidnyan Parishad (MVP) is happy to invite applications for its scholarship scheme for M.Sc. (in Physics, Chemistry, Biology {Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Life Sciences, Bio-chemistry}, Mathematics/Statistics), M.A. (in Mathematics/ Statistics) students studying in Maharashtra. The aim of this scholarship scheme is to support and motivate students pursuing their higher studies in pure science. The scheme details are as follows.

  1. Scheme is open only to students who have taken admission either for M.Sc. Part I in Physics, Chemistry, Biology {Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Life Sciences, Bio-chemistry} or M.Sc./M.A. Part I in Mathematics/ Statistics, in the academic year 2020-21. Scholarship will be awarded to two students each of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics/ Statistics (M.Sc. or M.A) discipline.
  2. Each scholarship is worth Rs. 10,000/- (Rs. Ten Thousand only) per year. Candidate winning the scholarship in M.Sc./M.A.Part I will be automatically eligible for the scholarship for M.Sc./M.A.Part II only if he/she gets aggregate 60% or more marks in M.Sc./M.A.Part I.
  3. Scheme is open to all candidates (irrespective of race, religion, caste and gender) who are residing in Maharashtra and are enrolled for M.Sc./M.A. (M.A. only in Mathematics/ Statistics) in a college/university or recognised institute in Maharashtra (Only “Regular” students will be considered).
  4. Candidates winning the scholarship will be expected to contribute at least 60 hours per year for both the years of their M.Sc./M.A., to further MVP’s mission of spreading awareness of science in the community. This contribution can be in the form of conducting workshops, delivering lectures, using the social media for science popularisation, writing science articles for MVP etc. The Awarded candidates will need to coordinate with the corresponding MVP Vibhag, which is closest to where they are pursuing their M.Sc./M.A.

 

  • Eligibility for applying for the scholarship is as follows:
    1. Candidate must have scored at least 70% marks in the science subject namely Physics, Chemistry, Biology {Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Life Sciences, Bio-chemistry} or Mathematics/ Statistics (as selected for M.Sc./M.A.) in 10th, 12th and T.Y. B.Sc./T.Y.B.A.
    2. Candidate must have scored at least 80% overall marks in 10th exam
    3. Candidate must have scored at least 70% overall marks in 12th exam
    4. Candidate must have scored at least 60% overall marks in B.Sc./B.A. (all three years combined)

Application Form for applying for this scholarship can be downloaded from MVP website or can be collected from MVP office address mentioned below. Candidates can also send an email to MVP to get the soft copy of the application form. Candidates should print and fill the form completely, sign it and post/courier it to MVP address given below. Alternatively, candidates can scan the filled and signed form and email it to below mentioned email id. MVP should receive completed and signed form on or before 28/02/2021. Forms received after the 28/02/2021 or incomplete forms will not be considered for awarding the scholarship.

Contact : Marathi Vidnyan Parishad, Vidnyan Bhavan, V. N. Purav Marg, Sion, Chunabhatti, Mumbai 400022.

Tel. Nos.: 022-2405 4714, 022-2405 7268

Email: office@mavipamumbai.org / anagha.vidnyan@mavipamumbai.org

(Office timings are 10:30 am to 5:30 pm. Tuesday is weekly off for MVP office)

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