Sikh Human Development Foundation Scholarships 2020-21: Apply by Sep 30

About the Organisation

About the Organisation

NISHKAM is an independent, non-governmental and non-profit organization working for the upliftment and inclusive development of underprivileged and vulnerable humanity. Founded in 1984 by likeminded people Nishkam is currently working in 7 states in India while reaching out to downtrodden and impacting lives irrespective of Caste, Creed and Religion through various welfare schemes. Our only aim is to empower human dignity so that they become the catalyst for social change.

About the Competition/Event/Opportunity

About the Scholarship

Nishkam Sikh Welfare Council (Regd.), New Delhi in association with Sikh Human Development Foundation, U.S.A. (SHDF) invites Applications for Scholarships from regular students studying in recognized Colleges and Universities for Professional Degree/Diploma Courses.



Students who have appeared in Class X & XII Examination in March 2020 and want to pursue Diploma/Degree Courses during 2020-21 can also apply for this scholarship.

The applicant must have obtained at least 60% marks in the previous two examinations.

The gross family income of the applicant must not exceed an average of Rs. 20800/- per month (i.e. Rs. 2,50,000 per year).

The applicant must maintain an active e-mail account for correspondence with Nishkam. He/she must mention a Mobile and alternative telephone number for easy communication

Important Dates

Application Deadline

Sep 30, 2020

Registration Process

How to Apply?

Duly filled-in Application Form along-with attachment must reach at Nishkam Sikh Welfare Council (Regd.), Nishkam Bhawan, B-Block, TilakVihar, New Delhi –110018 by post or scanned copy through email latest by 30/09/2020.

The renewal form is available here.


Scholarship Amount

The scholarship will be calculated as per our norms and the maximum amount of scholarship will be Rs. 33000/

Other Details

Important Instructions

Completed College Report with all Enclosures as stated above should be sent to “Nishkam Sikh Welfare Council (Regd.), Nishkam Bhawan, B-Block, Tilak Vihar, Tilak Nagar, New Delhi-110018” by speed/registered post or courier marking, “SHDF Scholarships- 2020” on the top of the envelope containing the Report and must reach Nishkam Office by 30th September 2020 (1700 Hrs.). College Report received after the last date will be summarily rejected.

Always state your SHDF Roll No. and Contact Number while communicating with Nishkam and also inform immediately about any change in your postal address or e-mail ID or phone number.

Give TRUE & CORRECT information. Giving false information or suppression of any fact will result in termination of scholarship if already granted besides other legal action can be initiated. STUDENTS BELONGING TO ONLY NEEDY FAMILIES SHOULD APPLY.

If the applicant has received financial assistance (either on account of SC/ ST/ OBC/ Any other category OR from any other source) during the previous year, full information must be provided at the appropriate place in the College Report.

Management reserves the right to reject any application without assigning any reason. The decision of management for scholarships shall be final and binding. No correspondence will be entertained in this regard.

Note that Transport charges, Hostel Charges and refundable charges will not be considered while calculating scholarship.

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For any other query, please contact at 011- 28333842/28334477 or send e-mail to [email protected]