Scholarships are financial help for underprivileged students. The best way to attain a good scholarship is to keep your grades up, be skillful in presenting your portfolio, and showcase your talents and aspirations in the interview.
List of scholarships available in 2019 for fashion students in India:
National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) is India’s best institute of fashion studies. NIFT offers a subsidized academic fee to students from deserving backgrounds at every campus. This can be availed through two programs – ‘SARTHAK’ NIFT Financial Assistance Scheme and ‘UDAAN’ Nift Means – Cum – Merit Scheme For Foreign Studies. For more information on these scholarships, visit: https://nift.ac.in/scholorships
National Institute of Design (NID) is considered amongst the most reputed institutions of design in India. NID provides a limited number of scholarships to financially deserving candidates. the total income of earning members of your family should be less than a prescribed figure to be eligible for this scholarship.
Pearl Academy is the most popular name among private institutions in fashion. They offer quality education and campus placements. Currently, they have two scholarships for their undergraduate and post-graduate programs. The ‘Who’s Next?’ scholarship is available for 25 students based on the assessment of their application and the ‘Merit-cum-Means Scholarship’ is offered to new entrants in all programs at the time of admission, based on their financial background, for the first year only. The merit-cum-means scholarship provides a partial waiver of tuition fees.
For more information, visit: https://pearlacademy.com/admissions/dates-and-guidelines/
Apart from these, there are a number of scholarships in India and abroad that you can apply to. Here’s a handy list to begin your search: