Talent-based scholarships

There are scholarships that fund your education if you have special talent such as in Music, Dance or any other arts.

On this page we have listed all the talent based scholarships in India.

List of talent-based scholarships in India
#Scholarship NameApplicable ForApplication Period*
1.GEMS Genius Scholarship School studentsJuly to August
2.Cultural Talent Search Scholarship SchemeStudents in the age group of 10-14 yearsNovember to January
3.Toto Music AwardYoung and talented applicants under 30 years of ageJune to August
4.National Child Award for Exceptional AchievementStudents between 5 to 18 years of ageJune to August
5.Kalakriti FellowshipYoung artists of age 25 to 40 yearsRuns all through the year
6.Madhobi Chatterji Memorial FellowshipYoung artists from any genre of Indian Classical Music or DanceRuns all through the year
7.Mani Mann FellowshipYoung musicians of 25 to 40 yearsRuns all through the year
8.Young Artistes ScholarshipYoung artists between 18 and 25 years of ageSeptember to November
9.Inlaks Fellowships for Indian Classical MusicYoung vocal musiciansSeptember to October
10.Lalit Kala Akademi Scholarship21 years to 35 years artists.February to March
11.Sahitya Akademi Yuva PuraskarYoung Indian authors of age 35 years or belowJune to August
12.FICA Emerging Artist AwardYoung artists (age 18 to 35 years)July to August
13.New India Foundation Fellowships 2018Scholars and writersApril to June
14.Comix competition (International)Comic creatorsDecember to January
15.The Hindu Playwright AwardPlaywrights above the age of 18 yearsMarch to May