NHFDC Scholarship Scheme provided by the  National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation  for Differently Abled Students is an initiative to promote the differently abled students in education.

 

  • Organization Name: National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC)
  • Scholarship Name: NHFDC Scholarship Scheme for Differently Abled Students
  • Website: www.nhfdc.nic.in
  • Last Date:  Not released,
  • Number of Scholarships: NHFDC 2500 scholarships every year to the differently abled students in all over and 30% (thirty percent) scholarships will be earmarked for female students, which can be be transferable to boy candidates in case of non-availability of girl students.

 

–  Scholarship Rates:

CourseMaintenance allowancesStationery allowances
Professional Graduate CoursesRs. 2500/- pmRs. 6000/-
Professional Post Graduate coursesRs. 3000/- pmRs. 10000/-


– Visually Handicapped:

Aids and ApplianceEstimated cost up toRemarks
Brallier or Braille TypewriterRs.10,000/-For blind
Laptop/Desktop with Screen Reading SoftwareRs.40,000/-For blind
Laptop/Desktop with Screen Reading & Magnification SoftwareRs.60,000/-For low vision


Orthopedic Handicapped:

Aids and ApplianceEstimated cost up to
Laptop / Desktop ComputerRs.40,000/-


– Hearing Handicapped:

Aids and ApplianceEstimated cost up to
Binaural digital programmable hearing aid with annual provision of button cellsRs.50,000/- + Rs.3600/- per annum
Mobile phone with SIM cardRs.5,000/-
Laptop/Desktop with WIFI technology (Bluetooth) facilityRs.70,000/-

 

–  Eligibility Criteria for NHFDC Scholarship 2021-22:

1.Financial supports will be provide to complete degree and PG level professional and technical level courses from any recognized institutes.
2.Maintenance allowances, books allowances and award for purchase of adaptive devices will be credited directly into the scholarship holder account.
3.Scholarship grant will be given for only one particular course at a time.
4.Candidates who admitted to pursue technical or professional level courses on the basis of a competitive exam will be eligible for NHFDC scholarship.
5.Students who admitted to without writing competitive exam will also be eligible for NHFDC scholarship. But the students must secure at least 50% marks at graduation level.
6.Selection will be done strictly merit-based.
7.In case of girls she must secure minimum 45% marks at graduation level.
8.Correspondence students are also eligible for the national scholarship.
9.A student who was awarded scholarship for a single course after the completion of that course he/she will be eligible to apply for another course too. But they are not eligible for a same course.
10.The beneficiary under this scholarship scheme shall not avail any other stipend from any other source to purse the same course.
11.The annual income of the parents should not be more than 3.00 lakh rupees from all sources.
12.A scholarship shall be cancelled if the students changes the subject or the Institution.
13.The scholarship award will not be given for an internship or a houseman-ship in the MBBS course.
14.

 

–  How to Apply NHFDC Scholarship 2021-22:

A prescribed application form shall be submitted to the National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC), Red Cross Bhawan, Sector-12, Faridabad, Haryana-121007 or PHD House, 4/2, 3rd Floor, Siri Institutional Area August Kranti Marg, New Delhi-110016 anytime during the academic year.
A soft copy of the application form should also be submitted through online from the NHFDC official website www.nhfdc.nic.in.

–  Required Documents:

  • Mark sheets
  • Income proof certificate
  • The disability certificate
  • Receipt of course fee
  • Receipt /bill of assistive devices

Contact Address: Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC)
Red Cross Bhawan, Sector-12, Faridabad, Haryana-121007, PHD House,
4/2, 3rd Floor, Siri Institutional Area, August Kranti Marg, New Delhi-110016

Last Date:  Not released

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