A.M.M Murugappa Chettiar Centenary Scholarship

What is A.M.M Murugappa Chettiar Centenary Scholarship ?

The AMM Foundation has launched a special scholarship from the year 2013-2014. This Scholarship reaches out to poor, meritorious students pursuing professional courses in Government and Government aided colleges. This is a full-fee scholarship and supports the students through the course.

The main objective of the scholarship is

  • To extend financial support throughout the course for the selected scholars
  • To provide them with opportunities to hone the skill and attitudes required for a successful career and life.

What is Eligibility Criteria ?

  • Applicable only for Engineering/Medical Courses Students and from other disciplines in exceptional cases
  • Academic criteria - Marks 80% in the qualifying examination
  • Economic criteria ā€“ Monthly Family income not to exceed Rs 10,000
  • Social status
  • First-generation Learners
  • Single parent/No parents
  • A parent suffering from a disability
  • Students suffering from Disability
  • Alcoholic father
  • Children who are doing part-time jobs to support their studies

Victim of natural disaster (within Three years of the disaster


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How to Apply?

Step 1: Visit the link http://www.ammfoundation.org/Scholarship/CentenaryScholarship.html to download the application form.

Step 2: Fill required details.

Step 3: Attach documents.

Step 4: Submit the application form to below address:

A.M.M. Foundation

New No.3(Old # 2),

Sriram Nagar North Street, Alwarpet,

Chennai ā€“ 600 018.

Phone : 2434 1668, 2432 0347, 2433 0128

Fax : 2434 4515


What are Terms & Conditions ?

  • Students pursuing their higher studies in Government/Government aided and educational institutions of high reputation only are eligible for the scholarship
  • The student should be referred by the Educational Institution
  • HOD/Principal needs to certify in the application form the academic performance /character and socio-economic background of the student
  • The application must be certified by the Head of the Institution
  • The received applications would be shortlisted based on the eligibility criteria
  • The shortlisted applicants and their parents would be called for an interview with a panel of experts. The expenditure for the travel and stay will be reimbursed by the Foundation
  • Based on the recommendation of the panel the student would be considered for the scholarship

Short Info
Eligible Course
B.D.S.-Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) B.E/B.Tech Bachelor of Engineering/Technology B.H.M.S.-Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS) B.U.M.S.-Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (BUMS) M.B.B.S.-Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Scholarship Amount
Up-to 100000
Deadline