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AMM Murugappa Chettiar Centenary Scholarship Full Fees

The AMM Foundation has launched a special scholarship from the year 2013-2014. This Scholarship reaches out to poor, meritorious students pursuing professional courses in Government and Government aided colleges. This is a full fee scholarship and supports the students through the course.

The main objective of the scholarship is

  • To extend financial support throughout the course for the selected scholars
  • To provide them with opportunities to hone their skill and attitude require for a successful career and life.
Eligiblity Criteria
  • Applicable only for Engineering/Medical Courses Students and from other disciplines in exceptional cases
  • Academic criteria - Marks 80% in the qualifying examination
  • Economic criteria – Monthly Family income not to exceed Rs 10,000
  • Social status
    • First generation Learners
    • Single parent/No parents
    • Parent suffering from disability
    • Student suffering from Disability
    • Alcoholic father
    • Children who are doing part time job to support their studies
    • Victim of natural disaster (within Three years of the disaster
Processing of Application
  • Students pursuing their higher studies in Government/Government aided and educational institutions of high reputation only are eligible for the scholarship
  • The student should be referred by the Educational Institution
  • HOD/Principal needs to certify in the application form on the academic performance /character and socio economic background of the student
  • The application must be certified by the Head of Institution
  • The received applications would be shortlisted based on the eligibility criteria
  • The shortlisted applicants and their parents would be called for an interview with a panel of experts. The expenditure for the travel and stay will be reimbursed by the Foundation
  • Based on recommendation of the panel the student would be considered for the scholarship
Scholars Meet

The Scholars would undergo two training programmes in a year

  • A one day training programme in the month of November /December
  • A two day training programme in the month o May/June

The scholars would also be monitored through various assignments throughout the year. A training and management consultancy firm has been selected to handle the training programmes.