(Notification) ONGC Scholarships Programme - 2016-17
(Scholarships Worth 48,000/- Per Annum)
*50 % SCHOLARSHIPS ARE RESERVED FOR GIRL STUDENTS
ZONEWISE SEAT DISTRIBUTION
- The scholarships are open for students studying in India and for Indian
- Student should be belonging to economically backward general and OBC
categories pursuing 1 st year of Graduate in Engineering or MBBS course or
1st year of Master’s Degree in Geology/Geophysics or MBA. The scholarship
scheme shall be admissible only for pursuing full-time regular courses
approved by the required statutory authority(ies) such as UGC/MCI/AICTE etc.
- Students pursuing four years Engineering/MBBS courses/Two years Masters
courses in Business Administration and Two years Master’s Degree in
Geology/Geophysics are only eligible
- Candidate should have obtained minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA/OGPA
in 12th class for Engineering and MBBS disciplines. Similarly, 60% marks
(average marks of all the years) or equivalent CGPA/OGPA are necessary in
graduation for P.G. Courses i.e. Geology/Geophysics/MBA. In the case of CGPA/OGPA,
the conversion certificate from the College/University must be provided.
Where the College/University certify that they do not have any such
conversion methodology/ formula, the ratio of CGPA/OGPA will be converted
into a percentage.
- The specific zone for a student shall be decided on the basis of the
location of School/University/College/Institute in which the student was
studying for the qualifying examination (i.e. 12th class for Graduate
courses and Graduation degree for Post Graduate courses) irrespective of the
domicile of the student.
- The gross joint family income of the student shall not exceed Rs. 2.00
lakhs (Rupees Two lakhs) per year from all sources. Income certificate must
be issued from the Competent District Revenue Authority not below the rank
of Tehsildar. Translated copy of Income certificate is required in case the
issued certificate is not in Hindi or English and should be duly certified
by the legal authority.
- The age limit of the applicant is maximum 30 years as on 1st September
2016 for the academic session.
Selection of the candidate will be made on the basis of merit
in the qualifying examination prescribed for each eligible course of study. In
case of students having equal percentage in the qualifying examination, students
with lower family income shall be selected.
Preference will be given to students from Below Poverty Line
(BPL) families. Other students shall be considered only if sufficient numbers of
students from Below Poverty Line (BPL) families fulfilling the eligibility
criteria are not available.
Disbursement of Scholarship
The scholarship will cover lump sum amount of Rs. 4000/- per month, i.e. Rs.
48,000/- per annum.
The amount shall be paid on yearly basis after completion of
the academic year. The amount of scholarship will be deposited directly in the
bank account of the student through ECS facility. It is mandatory to fill up the
ECS format and get it certified by the Bank authority. Also, PAN card would be
compulsorily required before release of scholarship amount. Students may apply
and obtain their PAN cards on priority.
Once awarded the scholarship shall be continued every year
till the completion of the course subject to promotion of the student to the
next year of his/her course. Scholarship shall be discontinued if the candidate
is not promoted to next year by their respective Institute/ College/ University.
For continuation of the scholarship, the student will have to send an
‘Application for renewal’ in the prescribed format. The student shall have to
log on to www.ongcindia.com for applying online for the renewal process.
In case the student opts for any different scholarship subsequently after
award of ONGC scholarship. He/ She should have to refund the entire scholarship
amount received from ONGC.
HOW TO APPLY:
The candidate fulfilling the above criteria may apply Online on ONGC’s
website www.ongcindia.com (under CSR section)
Candidates must write “ONGC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR
ECONOMICALLY BACKWARD GENERAL AND OBC CATEGORY STUDENTS” on the envelope.
Application forms with all supporting documents needs to be sent to below
Post Box No-2091
Chennai- 600 020
Tamil Nadu (INDIA)
Date of start of online applications : 1st September 2016
Last date for online applications : 10th October 2016
91-7550004136 – Hindi Support
91-7550004137 – English Support
Help desk support time: 9:30am to 5:30 pm (Monday to Friday except Government