Lady Meherbai D. Tata Education Trust Scholarships

Level of study
Any Postgraduate
Subject area
Health and Population Sciences, Education, International Development, Social Studies, Social Work
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
None. Open all year.

Award Description

The Lady Meherbai D. Tata Education Trust awards scholarships to Indian women graduates from recognised Indian universities who wish to pursue higher education abroad. 

The Trust invites applications for the following fields of study:

  • Social work
  • Social Science
  • Education
  • Education and Welfare of Children with Special Needs
  • Status – Health and Empowerment of Women
  • Gender Studies
  • Child Health, Development and Nutrition
  • Health Policy and Health Education
  • Public Health – Community Health Services, Reproductive Health
  • Rural Development Work (with a focus on women and children)
  • Communication for Development (with a focus on women’s issues)
  • Development Studies

Value of Award

Various, depending on personal circumstances. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Indian women graduates from a recognised Indian University.
  • Have a consistently remarkable academic record.
  • Must have applied for admission / secured admission to reputed accredited universities or institutions in the United States, UK or Europe for the year 2016-2017.
  • Work experience in the requisite fields will be considered an added qualification.

Please note: Candidates applying for part-time, short term or correspondence courses are not eligible to apply.

How to Apply

Application to the scholarship is via college recommendation only, please contact your department to make an application. 


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