About Us Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children 2018-2019

Consulate General of India 
Hambantota

Ministry of External Affairs is executing Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children (SPDC scheme) for pursuing undergraduate courses.

Scholarships are given to children of PIO/NRIs, children of workers working in ECR countries studying in India and children of workers working in ECR countries but the children are studying in India. 

The partial financial assistance to the extent of 75% of the total institutional economic cost (IEC) subject to a maximum of $ 4500 per annum would be borne by the Government of India under this scheme. 

Eligible candidate may be urged to take admission in the Indian Institutes and apply for the scholarship on the SPDC portal http://www.spdcindia.gov.in

The last date for receiving applications is 30th September 2018

Guidelines are available here.