Andhra University (AU), Visakhapatnam Scholarships
Andhra University Scholarships
Andhra University scholarship is provided with an objective that the meritorious students who lack financial aid can continue their higher education at the university.
Andhra University offers several scholarship schemes, that are available via both tuition fees and hostel fees. Apart from institute’s own scholarships, other different departments of the Andhra Pradesh Government and other private organisations also offer scholarships on the basis of various factors.
Some of the popular scholarships of Andhra Pradesh are provided by the authorities like Andhra Pradesh Brahmin Welfare Corporation, Andhra Pradesh State Minorities Finance Corporation, Sarojini Damodaran Foundation, Combined Counselling Board and more.
Some of the most popular financial aids provided by the university are:
- Post-Matric Scholarship for Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe or Backward Class and Disabled Welfare Students – These scholarships are provided by the government of Andhra Pradesh for the economically backward students of Andhra Pradesh. In order to get the scholarship, the applicant’s annual family income must be less than two Lakhs per annum for schedule caste and scheduled tribe and one lakh per annum for BC, EBC & Disabled candidates. Alongside, the candidates must have 75% attendance at the end of every quarter of the scholarship.
- Post-Matric Scholarship for Minority Community Students of Andhra Pradesh –This scholarship is provided by the government of Andhra Pradesh for the students belonging to minority communities. All applicant’s family income should be less than one lakh per annum to be eligible to apply for the scholarship. Also, candidates should require 75% attendance to be eligible for the course.