INDIAN AIR FORCE BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION

This site has been hosted for the welfare of
serving and retired Air Force personnel and their families.
Scholarships for children of AF personnel
  • Scholarships for children of AF personnel
  • Merit Based Scholarships are provided to the children of AF personnel (Serving, Retired & deceased). The scholarship is provided on a yearly basis. Currently there are 2723(including 44 Sports Scholarships) vacancies. The application form duly completed in all respect is to be sent to "The Secretary, IAF Benevolent Association, AFGIS Bhawan, Subroto Park, New Delhi - 110010" so as to reach this office by 30 Sep (R) 30 Sep. However, application for Under Graduate Professional courses (MBBS/BE/BTech) only can be submitted upto 31 Oct (R) 31 Oct each year.

    The scholarship gets finalised by Jan/Feb every year and the cheques of scholarship are issued in the name of awardees (Serving personnel in case of Physically Handicaped/ Mentally Challenged children). The cheques are annexed with the payslip for the month of Jan/Feb every year.

  • SUBROTO MEMORIAL SPORTS SCHOLARSHIP

    IAFBA awards scholarships to forty four (44) school/ college going children of serving IAF personnel who excel in sports on the recommendation of Air Force Sports Control Board at the rate of Rs. 3,000/-per annum. The applications of sports scholarship can be obtained from and submitted to AFSCB.

  • Cut-off List for the year 2013-2014
    Scholarship
    Category
    Personnel
    Category
    Rate
    Scholarship for the year 13-14
    Old Scholarship to be continued
    Cut-Off %
    Meritlist
    List
    School
    Serving NC(E)s
    VI to X
    1500
    83.60
    Serving NC(E)s
    XI to XII
    3000
    87.40
     
    School XI & XII
    Officer (Serving)
    3000
    95.00
    Airmen (Serving)
    3000
    95.00
    Officer (Retired)
    3000
    95.00
    Airmen (Retired)
    3000
    95.00
    Officer(Deceased)
    3000
    --
    --
    --
    Airmen(Deceased)
    3000
    --
    --
     
    Under Graduate
    (B Sc, B Com, BA, BBA, BBM)
    Officer (Serving)
    3600
    95.80
    Airmen (Serving)
    3600
    85.80
    Officer (Retired)
    3600
    85.00
    Airmen (Retired)
    3600
    87.33
    Officer(Deceased)
    3600
    --
    --
    --
    Airmen(Deceased)
    3600
    --
    --
     
    Under Graduate Professional
    (BE, B Tech, MBBS)
    Officer (Serving)
    6000
    92.80
    Airmen (Serving)
    6000
    88.20
    Officer (Retired)
    6000
    94.00
    Airmen (Retired)
    6000
    91.00
    Officer(Deceased)
    6000
    --
    --
    Airmen(Deceased)
    6000
    --
    --
     
    Post Graduate
    (M Sc, M Com,
    M Tech, MBA, MCA)
    Officer (Serving)
    6000
    89.90
    Airmen (Serving)
    6000
    80.17
    Officer (Retired)
    6000
    70.20
    --
    Airmen (Retired)
    6000
    82.16
    Officer(Deceased)
    6000
    --
    --
    --
    Airmen(Deceased)
    6000
    --
    --
     
    Physically Handicapped/
    Mentally Challenged (% of Disability < 70%)
    Serving Cases
    6000
    50.0
    Retired Cases
    6000
    50.00
    Deceased Cases
    6000
    --
    --
    --
     
  • Eligibility for further Grant
  • 1.    Receipt of the following documents:
          (a) Cheque Receipt
          (b) Certificate from School
          (c) Mark sheet (in case of merit-based scholarship)
          (d) Study Certificate (in case of scholarships for Physically Handicapped/ Mentally       Challenged cases)

    2.    In case of merit based scholarships, further grant will be released only in case the student possesses the qualifying marks (45% in Serving NC(E)s School category and 60% in all other categories).
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Q. What procedure should be undertaken if the cheque gets lost/ torn?
    A. If the cheque gets lost or torn, an indemnity bond should be filled and sent to this organization, mentioning the cheque details.


    Q. Is the cheque is issued in Child's name or personnel's name?
    A. The cheque is issued in Child's name in case of wards of serving, retired or deceased personnel and in NoK's name in cases of wards(who are physically Handicapped/ Mentally Challenged) of deceased personnel.
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