Narotam Sekhsaria Scholarship Application procedure, eligibility criteria, deadlines

The Narotam Sekhsaria Scholarship for Higher Studies is an interest-free loan by the Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation, a prominent non-profit organization in India. Awarded to meritorious students who secure admission to reputed universities in India and abroad, this postgraduate scholarship is restricted to selected fields of study. Repayment of the loan starts from the second year of study and must be completed by the fourth year. 

Scholarship details

Offered by 

Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation

Amount granted 

Up to INR 20 Lakhs

Type of scholarship


Level of program



March 19, 2023


One-time loan scholarship

International students

Indian students

Official URL


The beneficiaries will get guidance from mentors on becoming successful professionals in their fields. An orientation program is conducted every year that will help students with networking and professional growth. Those who receive the scholarship are expected to be future mentors too. It creates a scholarly community that will benefit society in general.

Eligibility criteria

  • The applicant must be an Indian citizen.
  • Age must be less than 30 years as of 31st January.
  • Graduation from an accredited Indian university. Students in their final year of graduation can also apply. 
  • Awaiting to pursue postgraduate courses at top-ranking institutions abroad from fall intake.

Application process

Application for the scholarship is strictly online only. To apply for the Narotam Sekhsaria scholarship, visit the official website and follow the steps mentioned below: 

  1. Register on the website and login using the email address and password.
  2. Go to the application form. There will be a fee of INR 500. 
  3. Fill out the application form. Applicants will get an email if selected for the next phase of the application.
  4. If the applicant is shortlisted for the next phase of the application, they are required to submit/upload the documents. 

Apply here for Narotam Sekhsaria Scholarship.

Selection process

The selection process comprises shortlisting of applicants and in-person interviews. Shortlisted candidates will have interviews between April - June. Clearing the interview is crucial to winning the scholarship. After all the interviews, an orientation program is conducted for the new beneficiaries in which they will meet mentors and experts in their fields of study. One of this program's aims is to give the beneficiaries networking opportunities. The program is scheduled for July, and attendance is mandatory for those who have cleared the interview.

Contact details


1st Floor,
Nirmal Building,
Nariman Point,
Mumbai – 400 021.

Tel. : 022 61326200.

Email id:

Disclaimer: All the information on this page is sourced from the website of the Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation. Go to the official website for concerns like a change of dates, content updations, etc.

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