External Scholarships



External Scholarships

The Institute helps its students in applying for various external scholarships. This page provides the information about some external scholarships that IIT Kanpur students have applied for or availed of in the past; however, the list provided below is not complete and there may be other external scholarships for which you may be eligible/ interested in. As part of the Prime Minister's Digital India program, the Government of India (GoI) has created the National Scholarship Portal (NSP) for students across the country for detailed information about various GoI scholarships. A student interested in learning more about these scholarships should visit: http://scholarships.gov.in/.

                                                   List of Academic Excellence Awards

S. No.

Name of Scholarship




Pratibha Eaton Awards/Scholarships

M.Tech Students

For details contact to SSPC (DOSA) office


Aditya Birla Scholarships

1st Year UG Students

For details contact to SSPC (DOSA) office


OPJEMS Scholarships

All UG Students

For details contact to SSPC (DOSA) office


National Handicapped Finance and Development Coorporation

For all UG Students
(PH Category)

Please visit at www.nhfdc.nic.in

5. (a)

Post Metric Scholarship for Minorities

Please visit at www.scholarships.gov.in


Top Class Education Scheme for SC Students


Central Sector Scheme of Top Class Education for ST Students

Please visit at www.tribal.nic.in/education


Marga Schulze Merit Scholarship for Visually Impaired Girls

Please visit at www.aicb.org.in


All States Scholarships

Details available at your
State's Scholarships Portal