1 Adi-Dravidar & Tribal Welfare Scholarship – State
This scholarship is sanctioned by the State Government. For SC/ST Hindu students whose parents’ annual income is up to Rs.2,50,000/- are eligible for this scholarship. For SCC (SC converted Christian) students whose parents’ annual income is up to Rs.2,00,000/- are eligible for this scholarship. The Students are eligible to get Free Education. Students who are not in receipt of the Central Government Scholarship are entitled to get the State Government Scholarship.
1 (a) Higher Education Scholarship
This scholarship is applicable for SC/ST Hindu Hostel students whose parents’ annual income is up to Rs.2,50,000/- and for SCC (SC converted Christian) Hostel students whose parents’ annual income is up to Rs.2,00,000/-.
2 Department of Backward Classes Welfare Scholarship –
State Government Scholarship
State Government Scholarship is awarded to BC/MBC/DNC students whose parents’ annual income is up to Rs.2,00,000.
2 (a) First Graduate State Government Scholarship
The students, if he/she is a first graduate from the family, he/she is entitled to receive this scholarship without any other restrictions.
3 Farmer’s Scholarship
Scholarship under this scheme is awarded to the wards of farmers sanctioned under Farmer Social Security Scheme. The details, of the scholarship amounts, are given below:
Scholarship Amount in Rs.
4 Minority cum Merit Scholarship
This Scholarship is awarded to Christian or Muslim students whose parents’ annual income is up to Rs.2,50,000. Only 2 members in a family can receive this scholarship. A minimum of fifty percent marks with no arrears is must to obtain this scholarship.
5 State Loan
State Loan is given to SC/ST students irrespective of parents’ annual income, which is to be repaid after the employment of the concerned students. Special Scholarship for Higher Education is given to SC/ST students who stay in hostel and whose parents’ annual income is below Rs.1,00,000/-.
6 Chief Minister’s Award
SC/ST students who have secured meritorious marks in +2 examinations at the state level are eligible for the Chief Minister’s Award. Under this scheme, the eligible students will receive a grant of Rs.1500/- per year till the completion of their college studies.
7 Bank Loan Facility
Students who want to avail this loan facility are required to get the prior approval of the Bank Manager. A certificate of approximate expenditure details for the entire course of study will be issued by the Principal on request. The bank will thereafter sanction the loan. The decision of the bank is final in this regard.
8 Chief Minister Fund
An amount of Rs.5,000/- per year is granted to all the students of Arunthathiar Community under this scheme.
9 Central sector Scheme of Scholarship
All the students whose parents’ income is below Rs.4,50,000/- are eligible to receive this scholarship provided the mark criteria given by the Scheme is met. An amount of Rs.1,000/- per month is granted during the first 3 years of the course and Rs.2,000/- per month during the Final year of the course of study.
10 Tamil Nadu Trust Scholarship
This scholarship is granted to students with a minimum of sixty percent marks and whose parents’ income is below Rs.50,000/-. Under this scheme
Rs.5,000/- is granted for U.G. students and 4,500/- for P.G. students.
11 Beedi & Limestone Workers Scholarship
This Scholarship is granted only to the children of Beedi & Limestone Workers. The total family income should not exceed Rs.10,000 /-per month and the student is not in receipt of any other scholarship. The eligible students receive a grant of Rs.8,000/-per year.