These top 5 scholarships provided by the Government of India are not only prestigious but also quite helpful for Indian students aspiring to study abroad. 

1. Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships

These prestigious merit and need-based fellowships are offered by the United States-India Educational Foundation. The scholarship amount is variable and can be renewed every year!

2. Great Wall Program 

This scholarship is for students wishing to pursue their higher education in China. The scholarship amount includes a stipend, accommodation, medical insurance, & tuition fee.

3. The JN Tata Endowment Scholarship

This popular scholarship is applicable if you are seeking higher education in international universities anywhere in the world! The amount can range from INR 1-10 Lakhs.

4. Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship 

This scholarship is applicable to students studying in France, Portugal, the UK, Canada, and the US. The award is split into a 50% loan and a 50% grant amount.

5. Fulbright-Kalam Climate Fellowship 

This scholarship is awarded to researchers working on climate change. The scholarship amount includes J-1 visa support, monthly stipend, sickness, travel, housing, & professional allowance.

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