HDFC Scholarship 2021: Apply Online School & College Students

HDFC Bank provides HDFC Scholarship 2021 for economically poor students. Students who cannot afford their educational cost or dropping out due to personal or family crisis can apply for HDFC Bank Educational Crisis Scholarship 2021. Students from Class 6th to 12th, Diploma, ITI, Undergraduate, Postgraduate and PhD can apply for this HDFC Educational Crisis Scholarship (ECS) Scholarship online.

The complete Online Application Process, Eligibility criteria and Scholarship Reward information are given below. Know the complete information about HDFC Scholarship Programme.

HDFC scholarship 2019 ECSS

Every year on the first week of May, the application starts for this ECS Scholarship. The last date of apply online for HDFC Scholarship 2021 is July 2021. Under this scholarship scheme, students will receive Rs. 35,000 to Rs. 75,000 according to their course and financial condition.

HDFC Scholarship 2020 Information Chart

Scholarship NameHDFC Educational Crisis Scholarship (ECS)
ProviderHDFC Bank
Application ModeOnline
Eligible CoursesClass 6th to 12th, ITI, Diploma, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Ph.D
Last Date of Application31st July 2021
Scholarship AmountRs. 35,000 to Rs. 75,000

HDFC Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

Students, who are economically weak, can apply for HDFC Bank Educational Crisis Scholarship (ECS) 2021. The complete eligibility guidelines described below. Learn who can apply for HDFC Scholarship.

  1. Students who are currently studying in Class 6th to 12th from any Government Aided or Private school can apply for HDFC Bank ECS Scholarship Scheme.
  2. Students who are pursuing ITI, Diploma, Undergraduate, Postgraduate or PhD course from AICTE/UGC/State/Central Government recognised colleges/universities, are eligible for this scholarship.
  3. Students must have passed the previous qualifying examination with at least 55% marks. 
  4. Annual family income must be less than or equal to INR 2.5 lakh (2,50,000).
  5. Students, who are economically very poor and can’t afford their educational cost or dropping out due to any person or family crisis, can apply for HDFC Scholarship Scheme. In that case, there is no minimum marks requirement.

Here the Crisis refer to the following categories. If the students falls under this, can apply.

  • Death of Earning Member
  • Job loss of Earning Member
  • Orphans/Deserted Children
  • Self-employment Failures
  • Expenditure on Medical Treatments

HDFC ECSS Scholarship Amount

This scholarship will provide to the needy and meritorious students. The HDFC ECS Scholarship will cover the annual course fee for the students. There is also a pre-defined scholarship amount for students. HDFC bank under the Parivartan scheme will provide the scholarships.

For school students₹ 35,000
For college/university students₹ 55,000
For Diploma/ITI/Polytechnic students₹ 75,000

The scholarship amount will depend upon the Annual Course fees of the students. HDFC Bank will provide the scholarship amount or the annual course fees, which is lower.

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The scholarship amount will be directly sent in the form of Demand Draft to the School / College / University of the selected candidates only.

Documents Required for HDFC ECS Scholarship

At the time of online application for the HDFC ECS scholarship scheme, students have to upload the following scanned documents on the website. The list of required documents is given here.

  • Passport size photograph.
  • Last year’s marksheets (2019-20) (In case, you don’t have a marksheet for 2019-20  session, please upload the marksheet of 2018-19 session.)
  • Identity proof (Aadhaar Card/Voter ID/Driving License).
  • Current Year Admission Proof (Fee Receipt/Admission Letter/Institution ID Card/Bonafide Certificate).
  • Applicant Bank Passbook/Cancelled Cheque.
  • Income Certificate (Gram Panchayat/Ward Counsellor/Sarpanch/BDO/SDO/SDM/Affidavit).
  • Proof of family/personal crisis (if any)

Application procedure for HDFC Scholarship

Application for HDFC ECS 2021 Scholarship can be done only Online. Eligible candidates can easily apply for this scholarship from the HDFC scholarship portal. Follow the steps to apply online.

Step 1: At first visit the HDFC Bank Scholarship Website (link is given below) and read carefully the information from this page. This is the official website for scholarship application. The last date of Application is 31st July 2021.

Step 2: On the Scholarship Page there is an option, mentioning Click Here to apply for HDFC Scholarship 2021 Online.

Step 3: On this application, page enter your email address, a password will be sent to your email. Then log in with that password and fill the application form for HDFC ECS 2021 Scholarship. Upload all the required documents in pdf/jpg format.

Step 4: Now click on the Submit bottom. Your application form will be submitted successfully. No need to send any hard copy to the authority. You will receive an SMS/Email regarding your Submission of the Scholarship application form.

Please ensure that the bank details of the institute are mentioned correctly. Fresh DDs will not be issued if the details are found to be incorrect

HDFC Bank ECS Scholarship 2021 Online Application – Click Here

Important Dates

The important dates for HDFC Scholarship 2021 are mentioned below. Every year HDFC Bank will start the online application from the first week of May. The last date for application is September 2020.

Application StartMarch 2021
Last Date of Application31st July 2021
List AnnouncementSeptember 2021
Scholarship DistributionSeptember 2021

Read More, List of Scholarships for Indian School, College and University Students.

Selection Process

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their Economical Condition, Crisis Situation and Merit for the HDFC Bank Scholarship. After receiving all the application on 31st July 2021 the HDFC Bank’s Management will select the candidates within various parameters, like Merit, financial conditions etc.

The list of selected candidates for the HDFC ECS 2021 Scholarship will be published in the middle week of September 2021 on their official website. Selected candidates will be awarded the scholarship amount through Bank NEFT directly to their Bank account.

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Contact Information

Students can contact to this email or to this Phone Number 011-43092248 (Ext: 116) for any help regarding HDFC Scholarship 2021. Only one person per family can apply for this scholarship.

If you have any query about HDFC ECS 2021 Scholarship Scheme, post it in the comment section or visit the official website of HDFC Bank.

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81 thoughts on “HDFC Scholarship 2021: Apply Online School & College Students”

  1. Sir,iam not getting proper application form sir
    So can u please share a link through which we can apply.
    Please sir reply as fast as possible.

    • Hello Sadvika, application for HDFC Scholarship can be done through buddy4study scholarship portal. So, at first you have to register on that portal and then apply for this scholarship.

  2. Hi Sir
    My name is Nivedhitha , I am pursuing my BE final year , am i elgilable for this scholarship , kindly reply

    • Hello Manika, this is complete scholarship scheme. So you don’t need to return any amount to the scholarship provider.

  3. Hello! Respected sir, I am Anisha Daimari . I am eligible to apply for this post which I have passed with good percentage. So one of my question is would we apply 2 students from one family?? Sir please give me a feedback of this. Waiting for your information.

  4. I am a student of Bsc Agriculture .Can I apply for hdfc bank parivartan ecs ?If yes,then in which group professional or non professional course?

  5. sir.
    what is meaning of CGPA number?
    in my school gradewise marks they will give us quite cofusing abt this sir kindly help me

  6. Respected Sir, I am a student of Bsc first semester . I have read the eligliblity criteria and also see the application form. But sir,in merit based scholarship for ba,bcom,bsc,etc there is a option of postgraduation fees so how we know that untill we complete our graduation level. but in need based schlorship of ba,bcom,etc there is yearly fee option instead of postgraduation. sir, my query is that in which part ,merit based or need based i have to apply??…please rply . waiting for your answer. Thanking you.

    • Hello Afsana, as you said that, you are eligible for HDFC Merit-based scholarship scheme, then apply for it. Just mention your current course (graduation) fees in that specific field.

  7. Respected sir, I am Jeba Rahat. I passed the madhyomik exam in 2020 with a Mark’s of 499 and a percentage of 70. My family income is yearly 60000Rs. I study now class 11. I want to apply for the HDFC scholarship. Sir can I apply this scholarship? please reply me as soon as possible.

      • sir because of financial crisis my child haven’t completed his 5th class yet which was supposed to be complete this year by March .Due to this he is also not able to get admission in 6th class.We are still not able to pay the pending fee .

        So in this case how can i upload current year admission proof when he didn’t get admission ?
        What to do sir ? please reply …need urgent help

  8. Respected Sir ,
    I didn’t received any reply yet .Please reply, do we have to undergo telephonic interview or not , if I apply for merit based or need based scholarship.

  9. Hello Sir,
    Myself Namrata, a final year student pursuing English Honours from Calcutta University. I went through the eligibility criteria of HDFC ecs scholarship. If I choose merit based or need based….do we have to go under telephonic interview or not?
    Please let me know

    • Last year’s marksheets (2019-20) (NOTE: In case, you don’t have a marksheet for 2019-20 session, please upload the marksheet of 2018-19 session.)

  10. sir, i am in chemical engineering(B.E.) 1st yaer 1st sam .so that sir which catagory i apply??professnal course or beyoned school progra?

  11. Sir would there be any application fee
    I am studying 1st year BSc can I apply on the basis of my 2nd puc marks as I have secured 88.5%

  12. Sir I am Basavaraj Hiremath studying 3rd year BE .2nd year result 71%. can apply the scholarship HDFC ECCS SIR

  13. Respected Sir,
    I’m Diya Dey. I Passed the H.S.Exam this year with 77% marks. I got admission in the bachelor degree course under Calcutta University. But still now I can’t apply for this Scholarship. In future the scholarship will starts again? Please give me the reply.

    • Hello Diya, currently no updates available about HDFC Scholarship for this year. If there will any updates, we will inform you.

    • I’m also in the sasme batch. Admitted in Techno International Newtown for B.Tech in CSE. I think we can apply in the next year..

  14. Sir, I am Rabindranath nandi. I passed hs with obtain 97 percentage marks. I am eligible but I didn’t find the application online form. Please give me the application form.

  15. Sir mai hindi medium me padta hu aur es baar (2020) madhyamik me 88.42% paaya hu. kya mai es scholarship me apply kar sakta hu.

  16. Sir, ami madhamik 2020 ta 87.5 parcent payachi. Ami jodi onno kono scholarship ar jonno apply Kori taholao ki ami ae scholarship tar jonno apply korta parbo?

  17. Respected sir,
    My name is Avipray Bose. I got 92% marks in the MADHYAMIK EXAMINATION,2020. So can I apply for this scholarship????
    I am eagerly looking forward for an reply from you…

  18. Sir,ami hs aei 82.84% number peye chi kintu collage aea bhorti hoi ni west bengal aei ami ki apply korte parbo

  19. Sir , I got 82.75% in madhyamik examination 2020, so can I apply for this scholarship ?. It would be very grateful for me….

  20. Sir I passed madhayamik west Bengal at a percentage of 95 in 2020 when can I apply this scholarship in 2020?

      • Sir I am malapati Varuntaja I applied the scholarship.iam studdying Sri balayogi gurukula patasala at pamarru(andhra Pradesh) this year I am studying 8th class. My father was so poor I am eligible or not please send me the details. Thanking you sir.

  21. Dear sir, I am somapti mondal.l am passed in madhyamik exam in this year with the percentage of 68.89.Now my wish i am read in 11 with bioscience, But my home economically so week so i am not success to full fill my wish because financial condition of my home. sir can I apply this scholarship? Sir replied to me as soon as possible please sir and help me sir, please.

  22. Sir,
    I am pallavi. I am passed my technical course 2018 with I am read in 2nd year engineering honours. Sir can i apply this scholarship or not?

  23. Sir ami ebar H.S e 85% peyechi. Ami ekhno kono college e admission nini ami kivabe college er account number dibo.plzz sir kindly bolben.

  24. Drar sir, l am puja Bhunia .lam passed in higher secondary in 2019 with percentage of i am read in1st year with Bengali honours.sir i apply this scholarship?

  25. কতো শতাংশ নম্বর পেলে অ্যাপ্লিকেশন করতে পারবো….?

  26. Sir ami ai year a H.S a 86%marks paya6i… BT sir apply korar last date pariya ga6a… Sir r ki konovabei apply kora jba na????apply korte parle khub vlo hoto….asole sir amra khub poor…

  27. Respected sir.
    Ami Jani na ai scholarship ar bapara are apply date paria geche tobe smiling apply korte Pari. Ami madhamik exam a 85.14% score korechi amra khub poor.

  28. Dear sir,
    I am Baidyanath Kisku .l am passed in higher secondary in 2017 with percentage of 74.4 .Now i am read in 1st year with Geography honours.Sir can I apply this scholarship ?sir please replied me as soon as possible.

    • My name is Soumadip Biswas. I passed the madhyamik examination in 2020 with the percentage of 89.60 and my score is 627 out of 700…so can I apply for this Scholar ship…. Please inform me as Soon as possible…… Thank you

        • Respected sir, I am soumyadip pal . I passed the madhyamik exam ln 2020 with the marks of 630 .I want to apply for the scholarship. Is it possible. Please reply me.


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