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IGNOU Scholarship

The Indira Gandhi National Open University is going to start registration process for IGNOU Scholarship. Applications are invited by university from willing and skilled students for the award of IGNOU-Research Fellowship (IGNOU-RF). Keen contenders, who are studying full time M.Phil and Ph.D Courses from this University and require financial aid for their further studies, can now apply for IGNOU Scholarship 2018 by filling and submit the application form before the last date.

Indira Gandhi National Open University offers the marvelous opportunity to the students who are brilliant in studies but financially week. By providing this IGNOU Scholarship scheme, students can do their further studies without worrying about financial situation. Students who wish to get advantage of IGNOU-RF scheme they can follow below steps. You may attain more information by scrolling down this page which is customized for your ease by the team members of www.recruitmentinboxx.com.

IGNOU Scholarship

Objective of providing IGNOU Scholarship:

The core objective of offering this Scholarship is to provide a financial support for pursuing M.Phil/Ph.D courses from recognized institutes and get employed/self-employed. These schemes assist to support and improve the skills of disable applicants. Organization awarding Research Fellowships (IGNOU–RF) to full-time research students who are enrolled in M.Phil/Ph.D Progamme of IGNOU:

  1. ‘Baba Saheb Bhim Rao Ambedkar Fellowship’ for male scholars.
  2. ‘Savitribai Phule Fellowship’ for female scholars.

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IGNOU Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates who are pursuing M.Phil/Ph.D Programme in Indira Gandhi National Open University on full time basis only those applicants can avail this opportunity.

Age Limit:

To avail Indira Gandhi National Open University Scholarship, Interested students need to be below 35 years in age.

IGNOU-RF Honorarium:

  • Applicants will get Fellowship @ Rs. 5,000/- p.m. for M.Phil scholars and @Rs.8,000/- pm for Ph.D scholars every month, during the period of the award of IGNOU-RF.
  • No other grants or allowances e.g. house rent allowance etc., will be admissible to the candidate.
  • Apart from the fellowship each scholar availing fellowship will be paid a contingency grant of Rs.8000/- per annum.

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Medical Expenses:

No separate medical claim or allowance will be given to scholar. On the other hand IGNOU-RF awardee may avail medical facilities at the IGNOU Health Centre.

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Procedure For Award Of IGNOU-RF:

  • First of all the concerned authority of the organization will screening the application form and sent it to Vice-Chancellor for approval.
  • IGNOU-RF will be made available to the selected candidates on annual basis beginning from admission cycle to Research Degree Programme.
  • Government of India policy on reservation will be strictly adhered to in the selection of applicants for awards.
  • Two fellowships, one each for male & female candidates are reserved for the children of Group B and C employees of IGNOU, pursuing Ph.D degree on full time basis.
  • In case there are no applicants in this category, the fellowships will be made open and decision of award will be made accordingly by the Selection Committee.

Terms & Conditions:

  • A candidate who is awarded fellowship for one course, after its completion will be eligible for another course too. However, the awardees will not be eligible for a similar or equivalent course.
  • No separate medical claim or allowance is admissible. However IGNOU-RF awardee may avail medical facilities at the IGNOU Health Centre
  • Fellowship will be awarded for only one course at a time.
  • He/She should not be availing fellowship from any agency/source during the same period/should have not availed fellowship from any agency/source for three or more years for his/her research degree work.

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Steps to Fill IGNOU Scholarship 2018???

  • Willing candidates need to visit the official website that is www.ignou.ac.in
  • After this candidates must move their cursor to the “About IGNOU” section and then the drop down list will be opened you need to select the “Institutes/Centres/Cells/Units” link.
  • On the next page candidates must select the “Research Unit (RU)” link.
  • Now you need to select the “Scholarship” tab which is visible left side of the page.
  • Then applicants are required to hit on the “Guidelines and Terms & Conditions of IGNOU-RF” link.
  • Candidates are required to read the complete IGNOU Scholarship Notification carefully.
  • After that you need to press on the “Application Form of IGNOU-RF-Annexure-A” and download the format of application form.
  • Then candidates must fill all the relevant details in IGNOU Scholarship Application Form.
  • After this candidates should attach photograph and other essential documents/certificates with the application form.
  • Now you need to put the application form in an envelope and send it in a below stated address.

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Required Documents:

  • Academic record – attested copies of relevant certificates/mark sheets for the qualifying examination.
  • Proof of annual income – Proof of income shall include last salary slip of parent/guardian, acknowledgement of income tax/income certificate e from revenue official/gazetted officer/public representative e.g. MP, MLA, MLC, Panchayat officials etc.;
  • Course fee receipt if any, duly paid during the academic session;
  • Attested copy of Aadhar Card
  • In case of continuation of scholarship in a succeeding year, a copy of the mark sheet of the preceding year.

Postal Address:

Director, Research Unit

CAB Building, Maidan Garhi,

New Delhi-110068

Important date:

Last date to send application form: September 2018


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  1. given link didn’t work ( http://www.ignou.ac.in) it displays message that link not correct

    • Hii Amol Kamble,
      The server is busy this time, may be that’s why the site is not opening. You can try again later on.

  2. Sir,
    I have already apply for the scholarship of IGNOU in MSO2017 July-2018 January session, But I have not received yet. So PLease help me and give me the web address whch I can check the status of the Scholarship.
    Thank u.

    Mukesh Kumar Jal

  3. I am ma history 1st year student .Sir please help me to get scholarship from for me

  4. i am studen of m.a. previous pls help me i want scholarship pls sir reply me

  5. Dear sir i am a student of ba 2nd year. I want to fill scholarship for 2nd year. So sir plz suggest me , how i can get 2017-2018 scholarship for 2nd year.

  6. Hi sir I want to apply for m com scholarship pls help me out

  7. Fabian Darminthang Sankhil

    hello.sir im a fresher enrolled this year only on july 2017. I wanted to apply for this scholarship for MPS so if you could help me out how to apply for it i tried out but its kind of congestion and abit viral as confused in what link to enter n i tried out but its not helping me get trough the main form ….
    i will be thankful if you could help me out.

  8. Sir l want to apply 1st year bsc scholarship please sir informed me

  9. sir can I fill my schplarship form now my admission date is 2010 may

  10. Anoj Kumar Choudhary

    and how??

  11. Anoj Kumar Choudhary

    sir, I want to apply sc scholarship of this year 2017..
    But i don’t now the actual date to submit..somebody kindly assist me..
    I will be very great full to you

    Thank you


    Hello…I m a Student of BA i have enrolled in 2016 in BA bt i could not submit scollership form due to some document reson.now i m a Able to submit this form .so i want to know that am i able to submit this form now ?
    I came under OBC. so please reply……am i Able or not ?


    sir plz inform me prerana scholarship
    [email protected]
    i am belongs to sc student

  14. Naresh Badgujjar

    How many scholarships for sc category and how many fees for m.com.?????

  15. Naresh Badgujjar

    How many scholarships for sc category.???????

  16. Please inform me about scholarship

      The last date of scholarship is expire now. When new scholarships are available by the university, we will inform you by immediately updating this page. So, bookmark it by pressing Ctrl+D.

  17. ,Sir iam student 2ndyrs iam not a do for online scholarship SC form please ican help u for doingform

  18. good morning sir, i am study mca 2nd sem . i inform for scolorship

  19. Good afternoon sir. I am student of msw 1st year OBC. Sir plz tell me how to fill form for scholarship and last date of filling the form. Plz reply

  20. Plz.tell me the last date of 2016-2017 scholarship form submission ignou

  21. sir mera eco13 ka assingment number ni aaya abhi tak plz sir thoda dhyan dijiye ye mera last year hai mujhe next year form apply krna h

  22. Sir good morning.I am a BA 1st sem student from Assam .this scholarship only handicap student?

  23. Sir please send me assignment for session jan 2016-2018

  24. syed rahamattullah

    Plz.tell me the last date of 2016-2017 scholarship form submission ignou

  25. Am a BE 3rd yr mechanical student so plz help me to get scholarship for me….

  26. I am a BA 2nd year in sociology student so sir please help me to get scholarship form for me

  27. Prabhavathi angadi

    Sir, good afternoon, plz send intimations about assignments and scholarship


    Respected sir, i am a student of history honours ,IGNOU , and am pursuing 1st semester. As a schedule cast student, can iregister or claim for my scholarship ? If so, please remind me all the procedure regarding my above statement.

    Thanking you

    Yours truely,

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