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India Bangladesh Maitree Muktijoddha Sontan Scholarship Scheme 2019-2020

 India Bangladesh Maitree Muktijoddha Sontan Scholarship Scheme 2019-2020

Applications to MuktiJoddha Sontan Scholarship 2019-2020 is now open!

  • 2000 scholarships to be awarded this academic year (1000 each for Higher Secondary and Undergraduate levels). Selected Undergraduate students and Higher Secondary students will be awarded a onetime amount of Taka 50,000 and Taka 20,000 respectively.
  • For this scheme that began in 2017-18, Government of India has sanctioned 10,000 scholarships for the heirs of Muktijoddhas to be awarded over five years.
  •  Ministry of Liberation War Affairs, Government of Bangladesh has partnered with Indian High Commission to select deserving students for the academic year 2019-20 covering all districts of Bangladesh.
  •  Advertisement has been placed by the Ministry in their official web site ( and in the local news papers ‘The Daily Janakantha’ and ‘The Bangladesh Pratidin’ on 21 July 2019.
  •  Applicants are advised to visit the website for details and submit their application as per prescribed application format before 22 August 2019 directly to Ministry of Liberation War Affairs.