ONGC Scholarship 2020 | Apply Online, Eligibility & Important Dates

Apply Online ONGC Scholarship 2020 for the first year Engineering, MBBS, MBA etc course students. Know the complete online application process of ONGC Scholarship 2020. Learn about the Eligibility Criteria, Scholarship Selection Process, & Documents of ONGC Scholarship.

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ONGC Scholarship 2020

ONGC (Oil and Natural Gas Corporation) Foundation provide Scholarship scheme to the Economically weaker General Category, OBC & meritorious SC/ST students. Students, who are pursuing the 1st-year course of Engineering, MBBS, MBA or Master in Geophysics / Geology programme can apply for ONGC Foundation Scholarship 2020 online.

The main aim of this scholarship scheme is the help the meritorious but financially weak students to continue their higher education. ONGC Foundation will distribute approx 2000 Scholarships to the students. The scholarship amount will be Rs. 48,000 per year.

ONGC Scholarship 2020 Info Chart

Scholarship NameONGC Scholarship
Scholarship ByOil and Natural Gas Corporation Foundation
Total No of Scholarships2000
Scholarship amountINR 48000 per annum
Eligible CoursesEngineering, MBBS, MBA, Masters in Geology/Geophysics
Application ModeOnline

ONGC Foundation Scholarship Categories

ONGC Foundation divided the scholarship scheme into three categories.

  1. ONGC Foundation Scholarship for Economically weaker General Category Students
  2. ONGC Foundation Scholarship for OBC Category Students
  3. ONGC Foundation Scholarship for meritorious SC/ST Category Students

The eligibility criteria for all of these Scholarship categories are almost the same. The division has done only the basis of reservation category.

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Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for ONGC Scholarship 2020 is described below as per the official notification published on the official website of ONGC Foundation.

  • The applicant must be an Indian national and studying in India only.
  • Candidate should be a student of 1st year of Graduate Engineering or MBBS courses or 1st year of Master’s degree in Geology/Geophysics or MBA.
  • The scholarship shall be admissible only for pursuing full-time regular courses.
  • Have secured a minimum 60% marks in class 12 for Engineering / MBBS course.
  • Minimum of 60% marks in graduation for PG courses in Geology / Geophysics/MBA.
  • Have a gross family income of less than INR 4.50 Lakhs per annum from all sources. (for SC/ST Category)
  • Have a gross family income of less than INR 2 Lakhs per annum from all sources. (for General Category)
  • Not be more than 30 years of age as on 1 October 2020
  • The candidates should not be availing or intend to avail any other financial assistance/scholarship from any other source.

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Number of ONGC Scholarships

ONGC Foundation providing total 2000 Scholarships to the students. Category wise and zone wise number of Scholarships are described below.

  • Economical Weaker General Category Scholarship – 500
  • OBC Category Scholarship Scheme – 500
  • Scholarship for SC/ST students – 1000

ONGC Foundation categories all the States in 5 zones and distributed the number of Scholarships amounts these zones.

Scholarship NameGeneral CategoryOBC CategorySC/ST Category
J&K, Delhi, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Chandigarh, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh (Zone-1)100100200
Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Goa, Daman & Diu, Dadar & Nagar Havel (Zone-2)100100200
Assam, Sikkim, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya, Tripura (Zone-3)100100200
Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal (Zone-4)100100200
Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Pudducherry, Lakshadweep, Andaman & Nicobar Islands (Zone-5)100100200

Important Dates – ONGC Scholarship

ONGC Foundation announces the Scholarship scheme every year. Know the important dates of this scholarship scheme. When the Online application will start, the last date application & the date of merit list will publish.

Online Application StartSeptember 2020
Online Application Last DateOctober 2020
Final Merit list PublishDecember 2020

Scholarship Amount

Selected candidates for ONGC Scholarship 2020 will receive Rs. 48,000 per year as scholarship amount directly on their bank account. Engineering (B.E, B.Tech), MBBS students will receive the scholarship amount for 4 years and  MBA, Masters in Geology/Geophysics students will receive the scholarship amount for 2 years.

Students have to renew their scholarship application online to receive the amount till the end of their course.

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How to Apply for ONGC Scholarship 2020

Eligible students can apply online for the ONGC Foundation Scholarship scheme through online mode only at website.

Know about the steps to apply online for ONGC Scholarship scheme for Engineering, MBBS, MBA & Masters in Geology/Geophysics students.

  • Visit the official website of ONGC Foundation i.e.
  • Click on the ‘Apply for Scholarship‘ option from the menu bar.
  • Select the Scholarship Scheme for which you are eligible from the list of General Category, OBC Category & SC/ST category students.
  • Read the official notification carefully before filling the application form.
  • Fill the Online Application Form carefully with all your details.
  • Upload the supportive documents online.
  • Download the system generated Application Form with all the details.
  • Attach supportive documents with the application form.
  • Send the application form through speed post at the respective ONGC office (will be mentioned on the Application Form).

Required Documents

Candidates have to attach the following supportive documents with the Application Form duly certified and attested by their Head/Principal/Dean of the Institution/College/University. Here are the list of required documents for ONGC Scholarship 2020 scheme.

  • Caste Certificate (SC/ST/OBC, in English or Hindi)
  • Age Proof Certificate (birth certificate/10th Admit Card)
  • Copy of Graduation mark sheet in case of MBA/Master’s in Geology/Geophysics students
  • Certified copy of annual income certificate of the family in Hindi/English language
  • Bank details of the applicant in the ECS form as prescribed
  • Copy of PAN card or the tentative date for submission of PAN card copy (in case it is not available)
  • Certified copy of annual income certificate of the family in Hindi/English language.

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ONGC Scholarship – Selection Procedure

ONGC Foundation will select the eligible applicants on the basis of various factors like; 

  • Selection of the candidate will be made on the basis of aggregate marks obtained in the qualifying examination prescribed for each eligible course of study.
  • In case of students having equal marks in the qualifying examination students with lower family income will be selected.
  • Preference shall be given to students from below poverty line (BPL) families and other students shall be considered only if the sufficient number of students from BPL families fulfilling the eligibility criteria is not available.

ONGC Foundation will send an email to the students, if he/she will become selected for the scholarship scheme.

Terms & Conditions of ONGC Scholarship

As per the official notification of this scholarship scheme, ONGC Foundation mentioned some important terms and conditions for this National Scholarship Scheme. Here are some important T&C about this scholarship.

  1. 50% scholarships are reserved for girl students.
  2. Students belonging to other categories (General, SC/ST) shall apply in their respective schemes as and when announced and not under this scheme.
  3. OBC caste certificate issued by competent government authorities is to be furnished.
  4. The scholarship is admissible for full-time regular courses only.
  5. Students must ensure they provide the active bank account details which should not likely to be changed later after selection.
  6. Students need to maintain a minimum of 60% or 6 grade points out of 10 in each year’s semester examination to ensure the continuation of the scholarship.
  7. The selected candidate must not be availing the benefits of any other scholarship or financial assistance from any other source.

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Contact Information

Students can contact to ONGC Foundation with any query related to ONGC Scholarship Scheme 2020. The official address of this foundation is; ONGC Foundation, 3012, 3rd Floor, Deen Dayal Urja Bhavan, 5, Nelson Mandela Marg, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi 110070.

The helpline email is, and students can also contact through 011-26753125 or 011-26753132 phone number.

Frequently Asked Question

Who can apply for ONGC Scholarship scheme?

Students, who are pursuing the 1st-year course of Engineering, MBBS, MBA or Master in Geophysics / Geology programme can apply for ONGC Foundation Scholarship.

What is the Scholarship amount?

The maximum scholarship amount is INR 48,000 per annum.

What is the duration of ONGC Scholarship scheme?

ONGC Foundation will provide the scholarship, till the end of your current course. 4 years for Engineering & MBBS and 2 years for MBA and Masters.

What is the Total Number of Scholarship?

The total number of scholarships are 2000 with all the categories.

When the Online Application will start?

ONGC Scholarship 2020 Online Application will start from September 2020.

How can I apply for ONGC Scholarship Renewal?

Students can apply online for renewal scholarship using their Login id and password.

If you have any other query or doubt you can post it in the below comment box.

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19 thoughts on “ONGC Scholarship 2020 | Apply Online, Eligibility & Important Dates”

  1. Sir I have received scholarship amount of 1st year.But now I am in the final year of my MBA.How can avail scholarship for second year? Shall I renew the scholarship ? Please help me sir

    • Hello Sneha, visit to the ONGC scholarship portal and there you can easily apply online for renewal for this scholarship scheme.

  2. Hello sir,i didnt know my acknowledgement number or login id and password to renewaly scholarship sir….any possible way to get it?

  3. Hii sir my name is V.Vani i applied for the ongc scholarship and i have to renewal the scholarship but unfortunately i forgot my login id and password now what i have to do sir

    • Hello Valaparla, you have to contact to the ONGC Scholarship team, they will help you to retrieve your application id.

    • Hello Asha, visit the official website of ONGC scholarship and login with your application id and password. Then you can easily renew your scholarship.

  4. Hello sir
    I have got selected for ONGC scholarship 2019-2020 in the Engg/EWS category but till now i did not get any scholarship amount and i have been sending emails to gendoverify and pm@ongc but no one is responding properly
    I need to pay the amount for my next semester I am totally confused with whom to contact please help.

  5. i got scholarship for academic year 2019-2020.they have send a mail to sent some documents if sent earlier, but i was mildly effected by i didn’t sent those at that there any problem for it for renewing the scholarship. Can i send it now. Please reply.

    • Hello mulagani, yes you can send the documents now. But before that contact with them through phone call or email and say your past situation to them. I hope they will accept your application/documents.

    • Hello Matoori, currently there is no official notification published from ONGC regarding the scholarship applications on 2020-21.

    • Income certificate from any Gazetted officer (BDO or higher rank authority). If your parents are an employee of any Govt. or Private Institution, then you can use Form-16 or ITR Acknowledgement as income proof.


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