DCT Scholarship Scheme 2018-2019


Every year the Dempo Charities Trust shall earmark a special scholarship fund for disbursement to meritorious students pursuing higher and professional education.

The objective of the Merit-cum-Means Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to meritorious but financially weak Goan students, to help them pursue postgraduate or professional education in Goa or in eminent institutions located in other states of India.


  1. The applicant must have obtained admission to any postgraduate or professional programme in Goa or in any institution of repute in India during the academic year 2021-22.
  2. The applicant should not be a recipient of any other scholarship/freeship from the Central/State government or from any other source.
  3. Only those applicants whose family income from all sources is less than Rs. 4 lakhs per annum shall be eligible to apply for the scholarship.


  1. The Scheme shall be notified on the institutional website www.dempos.com and in local dailies on 08-11-2021. Applications shall be received online during the period from 08-11-2021 to 27-11-2021.
  2. The candidates shall be required to submit the application online and submit a print copy of the application to Dempo Charities Trust, Dempo House, Campal, Panaji-Goa 403001, along with the following documents:
    1. Copy of letter of admission to the postgraduate/professional programme.
    2. Copy of receipt towards tuition fee, other fees, hostel fees, etc. (excluding deposits) paid by the student for the academic year 2021-22.
    3. Copy of statement of marks of the preceding Board/University examination.
    4. Valid family income certificate for the preceding year, issued by competent government authority.
    5. IT returns of both parents for the preceding two years.


  1. A Committee appointed by the Trust shall scrutinize the applications and shall recommend to the Trustees a list of candidates for award of the merit-cum-means scholarship for the year 2021-22.
  2. Up to 50% of the scholarships shall be earmarked for girl students.
  3. The amount of scholarship shall cover tuition fee and other fees/charges including hostel fees as approved by the University/Institution concerned, either in full or in part, as per the recommendations of the Committee, subject to maximum of Rs. 25,000 per student.
  4. The decision of the Trust in determining the total amount to be disbursed every year by way of scholarship, in selection of the candidates, and the quantum of scholarship per candidate, shall be final and binding.
  5. The list of candidates selected for award of DCT Scholarships 2021 shall be displayed on the institutional website.
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