Scholarships

The University Scholarships

Category: General

CENTRAL SCHEMES
SCHEME  1: Central Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students.
Agency: Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development
Eligibility: Students in the non-creamy layer category (annual household income less than INR 4.5 lakhs) having above 80th percentile of successful candidates in class XII or equivalent, and pursuing Graduation.
What benefits you can get: INR 1000/ month for Graduation level for first 3 years, (only for 10 months in a year)
Scholarship for PG is only provided upon continuation of studies in same stream. Reservation will be of the order of 15 %, 7.5 % and 27 % for SC, ST and OBC respectively. 50% Scholarships are earmarked for Girls, 3 % Reservation for PwDs.
For more information: http://mhrd.gov.in/sites/upload_files/mhrd/files/HE/ Scholarship/Guidelines-Collegestdnts.pdf
For Filling Application: http://mhrd.gov.in/National Scholarship

SCHEME  2: INSPIRE Scholarship
Agency: Department of Science and Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India
Eligibility: Any Student in the age group of 17 to 22 years and having marks in the top 1% level of the Class 12th Examinations in any of the State or Central Boards.
What benefits you can get: The Selected Student will get INR 80,000/year for a duration of 5 years
For more information: http://www.inspire-dst.gov.in/INSPIRE_Brochure.pdf

 

SCHEME 3: Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana
Agency: Department of Science and Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India
Eligibility: Students enrolled in the 1st year of BSc./MSc and having secured a minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in science subjects in Class 12 Board Examination.
What benefits you can get: A monthly stipend of INR 5000 and Annual Contingency Grant of INR 20000.
For more information: http://www.kvpy.org.in/main/about.html

STATE SCHEMES

SCHEME  1: State Merit Scholarship
Agency: Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Kerala
Eligibility: First year graduate student not having a family income of more than INR 1 Lakh/annum.
What benefits you can get: Graduation students will get INR 1250/annum.
Top 3 students in the UG level are awarded scholarships without considering income criterion.
For more information: http://www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in/dce/main/ index.php#dialog

 

SCHEME  2: Merit Scholarship to the Children of School Teachers
Agency: Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Kerala
Eligibility: Student doing Under Graduate Course in Arts and Science can apply. What benefits you can get: Under-Graduate Students will receive INR 50/Month Student must be the Son/Daughter of a Primary/Secondary School Teacher.
For more information: http://www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in/dce/main/ index.php#dialog

 

SCHEME 3: Our students are presently not eligible for these
For more information: http://www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in/dce/main/ index.php#dialog

 

SCHEME  4: Suvarna Jubilee Merit Scholarship
Agency: Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Kerala
Eligibility: Students in the BPL category having scored 50% or more in the qualifying examination, and is in first year of an Under Graduate or Graduate course.
What benefits you can get: The Candidate will receive an amount of INR 10,000/ -annum.
For more information: http://www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in/dce/main/ index.php#dialog

 

SCHEME  5:  Snehapoorvam Scholarship
Agency: Kerala Social Security Mission, Govt. of Kerala
Eligibility: Father/Mother expired graduate and post graduarte students having family annual income not morethan INR 23,000/-
What benefits you can get: The Candidate will receive an amount of INR 10,000/ -annum.
For more information: http://http://www.socialsecuritymission.gov.in

 

SCHEME  6:  C.H. Muhammed Koya Scholarship
Agency: Department of Minority Welfare, Govt. of Kerala
Eligibility: Applicant should be girl student permanently settled in Kerala and belonging to the Muslim or Latin Catholic or Converted Christians (Scheduled Caste Velar) Community. Applicant should have secured at least 50% marks in the qualifying Examination. The family Annual income should not exceed 4.50 Lakhs.
For more information: www.minoritywelfare.kerala.gov.in

 

Category: Girls

Central Scheme
SCHEME  1:  Single Girl Child Scholarship Scheme for Under Graduate Studies
Agency: Department of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development
Eligibility: Single girl child with 60% or more marks in Class XII examinations/ Graduation pursuing regular undergraduate/post graduate course.
What benefits you can get: Graduation: INR 500/month. for a period of three years.
Post Graduation: INR 2000/- per month for two years Scholarship to be renewed subject to eligibility. For more information: http://cbse.nic.in/Scholarship/Webpages/ Guidelines%20and%20AF.html

 

STATE SCHEMES

SCHEME  1: Muslim Nadar Girls Scholarship
Agency: Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Kerala
Eligibility: Girls (not having a family income of more than INR 18000/annum) who belong to BPL families and are first year students of under graduate course.
What benefits you can get: The Student will receive an amount of INR 1250/ annum.
For more details:http://www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in/dce/main/ index.php#dialog

 

SCHEME 2:  Muslim Girls Scholarship (Paloli Committee Scholarship)
Agency: Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Kerala
Eligibility: First year graduate students having family annual income less than INR 4.5 lakhs.
What benefits you can get: Student will receive an amount of INR 4,000/-annum.
The hostel stipend is equal to INR 12,000/annum.
The student should belong to Muslim, Latin or Converted Christian Community and be a native of Kerala. Also it should be noted that those who are eligible for hostel stipend will not be eligible for the scholarship.
For more details: http://www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in/dce/main/index.php#dialog

 

Category: SC/ST/OBC
Central Schemes

SCHEME  1:  Board Merit Scholarship Scheme for SC/ST Candidates
Agency: Department of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development
Eligibility: SC/ ST student at Graduation level
What benefits you can get: At Graduation level the scholarship will be provided for the first three years,
For more details: http://cbse.nic.in/Scholarship/Webpages/Guidelines%20and%20AF.html

 

SCHEME  2: Central Sector Scholarship of Top Class Education for SC students
Agency: Provided By Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
Eligibility: SC students with a monthly household income of not more than INR 16,667, looking to pursue their graduation/ post graduation.
What benefits you can get: Full tuition fee and non-refundable charges up to INR 2.00 lakhs/annum. It also provides living expenses of INR 2220/month. For more details: http://socialjustice.nic.in/topclass.php

 

SCHEME  3:  Post Matric Scholarship for ST Students
Agency: Provided By Ministry of Tribal Affairs
Eligibility: ST students with a monthly household income of not more than INR 16667, who wish to pursue post matric studies in Science.
What benefits you can get: For hostellers INR 380 to 1200/month and for Day Scholars: INR 230 to 550/month depending on area and level of study. Additional provisions are available for students with disabilities.
For more details: http://tribal.nic.in/writereaddata/mainlinkFile/File728.pdf

 

SCHEME  4: Central Sector Scholarship of Top Class Education for ST students
Agency: Ministry of Tribal Affairs
Eligibility: ST students with a monthly household income of not more than INR 16667, who wish to pursue their graduation/post graduation
What benefits you can get: Full tuition fee and non-refundable charges up to INR 2.00 lakhs/annum. It also provides living expenses – INR 2220/month.
For more details: http://tribal.nic.in/writereaddata/mainlinkFile/File732.pdf

 

SCHEME 5: Post Matric Scholarship for OBC Students
Agency: Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
Eligibility: OBC students with a monthly household income of not more than INR 8333, who wish to pursue post matric studies in science.
What benefits you can get: For Hostellers: INR 260 to 750/month and for Day
Scholars: INR160 to 350/ depending on area and level of study.
For more details: http://socialjustice.nic.in/topclass.php

 

SCHEME  6: Available for students doing professional courses

 

SCHEME  7: Blind/PH Scholarship
Agency: Provided By Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Kerala Eligibility: Blind graduate/post graduate students (having a family income of less than INR 2.5 lakhs/annum.
What benefits you can get: Blind Students will get an amount equal to the fee charges. For more details: http://www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in/dce/main/ index.php#dialog

SCHEME 8: Scheme of Post-Matric Scholarship for Students Belonging to the Minority Communities
Agency: Provided By Ministry of Minority Affairs
Eligibility: Minority community students with a monthly household income of not more than INR 16,667, who wish to pursue graduation and have secured at least 50% marks in previous examination.
What benefits you can get: For Graduation: a) Admission and, tuition fee up to INR 3,000/annum. Maintenance allowance (for 10 months in an academic year): INR 355/month for Hostellers and INR 185/month for Day scholars.
30% of scholarship will be earmarked for girl students. Students from BPL families, having the lowest income shall be given preference in the ascending order.
For more details: http://www.minorityaffairs.gov.in/sites/upload_files/moma/files/ pdfs/sch_details0708.pdf

 

The College Scholarships and Cash Prizes
1. Bishop Michael Arattukulam Episcopal silver jubilee memorial cash prize to one final year degree student and two final semester post graduate students.
2. Rt. Rev. Msgr. Joseph Thekkepalakal memorial cash prize to a final year degree student in Economics who scores the highest mark in Economics at the first and second year examinations put together.
3. Rev. Fr. Jacob Kalayil Memorial (Former Principal) cash prize to a final year B.Sc. Zoology student who scores the highest mark in Zool-ogy at the first and second year examinations put together.
4. Prof. P.J. Augustine Memorial (Former Principal) cash prize to a final year degree student who scores the highest mark in part I English at the second year examination.
5. Prof. P.J. Augustine Memorial merit-cum means cash prize instituted by the non – teaching staff of the college to a first year degree student, on a merit cum means basis, merit being assessed based on the perfomance in the Second Language in the mid sessional examina-tion in the college.
6. P.L. Sextus memorial scholarship to a degree student on merit cum means basis donated by Smt. Lila Sextus, former lecturer of this College.
7. Koyilparambil Cherian Mappillai and Beatrice Cherian Mappillai me-morial cash prize to one second year degree student from the Dio-cese of Alleppey, on the basis of marks received in English at the first year University Examination.
8. Kurisinkal Anicleth Joseph memorial gold medal (K.A.J.M.G.M) to the best outgoing student of B.Sc. (Chemistry) degree class instituted by Prof. K.J. Augustine, former Head of the Department of Chemistry, St. Michael’s College with the annual interest on a sum of Rs. 5000/-deposited for the purpose.
9. Bishop Michael Arattukulam sacerdotal golden jubilee endowment in-stituted by the Teaching and the Non-teaching staff of the College to a first year M.A. student who scores the highest marks at the first semester Examination, donated by the PTA.
10. Prof. Abraham Arakal (Former Principal) cash prize to the best outgoing student among B.Sc Physics students.
11. Philomina Devasia, Chockamthayil memorial scholarship to the sec-ond year B.Com degree meritorious student from a poor financial background out of the interest on a sum of Rs. 5000/- only donated by Mr. Joseph Chockamthayil.
12. Mathew Jose Thengumpallil memorial merit scholarship each to 3 outgoing degree students (B.Sc. Chemistry, B.Sc Physics and B.A. Economics) donated by Smt. Luminamma Mathew, Ass. Prof. and HOD of Mathematics.
13. Preethimol memorial merit Scholarship instituted by the students of B.A. Economics 2004-2007 batch to the Second Year B.A. degree student who scores the highest marks in Economics at the Second Year Examination.
14. Fr. Sebastian L.C. Presentation memorial scholarship instituted by the Regional Superior, Holy Family Visitation Regional House, Cherthala, in the name of the founder of Visitation Congregation awarded to the final year B.Com. student who scores the highest marks.
15. Kattoor Palliparambil Rockey George and Euphresiamma George Memorial Scholarship instituted by Mr. Roland P. George and Sr. Mettilda P.G. ( Librarian Rtd.) St. Michael’s College Cherthala awarded to a Second Year B.A. Degree Student belonging to Alappuzha Diocese, who scores the highest marks in English for the First Year University Examination from the annual interest of Rs.5000/- deposited for the purpose.
16. Polayil John Kuriakose Memorial General Proficiency Prize instituted by Sri. Antony Kuriakose P., Asst. Professor Deparment of Econom-ics to the best outgoing student of final B.A. Economics, selected from among the meritorious students with proven records in social service.
17. Veliyathu Abraham Memorial Merit cum Means Scholarship instituted by Prof. V.A. Marykutty, former Principal, to a student who secures the highest percentage of marks for history in the II year B.A. Degree Examination.
18. Sri. Xavier Joseph Koilparambil Memorial Merit Scholarship for the best outgoing student of B.Sc Zoology instituted by Prof. Annie Jose K, HoD Department of Zoology
20. Fr. Wilson Odathakkal Memorial Merit Scholarship instituted by Sri. Sanju C. Odathakkal and Smt. Seena Elizabeth George, Asst. Professor of Department of Chemistry for three PG students belong-ing to LC community who got the highest marks in their degree examination.
21. Arattukulam Augustine Benchamin and Felcita Benjamin Memorial merit cum service scholarship of Rs. 2000/- instituted by Prof. A.B. John Joseph to the best NSS volunteer.
22. Emmanuel Memorial Award of Rs. 2000/-, instituted by the Depart-ment of English, for an undergraduate student of any stream for cur-ricular and extra curricular overall performance.
23. Chullickal Sebastian Thomas Golden Jubilee Scholarship with a cash prize for the top scorer in complementary Electronics of B.Sc Phys-ics instituted by Prof. Raju Xavier, former Principal and HoD Depart-ment of Physics.
22. Kurisunkal Michael Josekunju memorial Golden Jubilee Scholarship with a cash prize instituted by Mrs. Philomina Balahariharan for the top scorer in complementary Botany of B.Sc. Zoology.
23. Golden Jubilee memorial cash prize instituted by Prof. Shyla Madona, former HoD, Department of English for a poor meritorious student from the department of English for 3 years
24. Rev. Dr. Dominic Koilparambil memorial merit cum means scholar-ship instituted by Mr. Xavier John Koilparambil for BSc Zoology student belonging to Alappuzha Diocese.
25. Manakkil Paily and Cicily Paily memorial scholarship to the best outgoing MSc Chemistry student instituted by Smt. Liya Jose M, Department of Chemistry
26. Msgr. Varghese Puthenpurackal memorial Golden Jubilee merit cum means cash prize for two degree students instituted by Sri. P.R. Yesudas Puthenpurackal
27. APJ Abdul Kalam memorial Golden Jubilee NSS scholarship for the best volunteer who excel in academics instituted by NSS Unit 2017-18.
28. Golden Jubilee NSS Social Service Award instituted by National Ser-vice Scheme 2017-2018