(1) Preferred areas of studies
(A) Boys and Girls: Those who have got admitted into any of the following regular full-time courses: (a) coaching classes for Civil Services Exam at reputed institutes like Hamdard Study Circle or Rau's; (b) Diploma level or Graduation level Medical Courses, Engineering Courses in any of the government-owned college anywhere in India; (c) any level Mass Communications/Journalism (Media) or (d) M.B.A in any of the IIMs in India, XLRI (Jamshedpur), Indian School of Business (Hyderabad), FMS (Delhi University), Jamnalal Bajaj, Mumbai (JBIMS), S. P. Jain, Mumbai (SPJIMR) Schools of Management, IIT (Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Management Development Institute, Gurgaon (MDI)
(B) Girls only: all of the above cited in (A) + 11th and 12th grade
(2) Scholarship Amount
The amount of support varies from Rs. 1,000 to Rs. 2,000 pr month, subject to the bare minimum living expenses required at the location of the institute. Apart from the above, no other amount is paid to the beneficiaries
(3) Mode of payment
Monthly transfers, in any acceptable form, directly by the contributor to the beneficiary, without any intermediary from the Anjuman.
(4) Eligibility Criteria
All of the conditions prescribed in (1) above, and
Shall have excellent track record of academic performance.
Shall belong to the economically weaker section of the Muslim community. The Selection Committee shall be free to decide on the income level of the family.
Shall be practicing Muslim with satisfactory Islamic knowledge, bearing good moral character.
Shall have keen interest and zeal to serve the community and the nation.
Shall be domicile of Bihar or Jharkhand, and preferably belong to under privileged and less educated areas.
Shall be interested to actively participate in Anjuman's anti-dowry campaign and other such campaigns launched from time to time. The male scholarship beneficiary will have to promise that he will not allow dowry to be exchanged in any form, and marry as per Islamic norms only.
(5) Place of Study
An institution of repute anywhere in India.
(6) Duration of support
Students preparing for Civil Services examination: Maximum 2 years
Medical and Engineering students: Until completion of the course
Journalism or MBA students – Maximum 2 years
Notes: 1. BANEE scholarship will continue as long as the student's performance meets Anjuman's expectations.
2. Students receiving the scholarship are expected to repay the full amount to Bihar Anjuman (within 5 to7 years after employment) to enable recycling of the amount for sustained growth of the scheme. The returned amount never goes back to the donor, in any form.
(7) Selection Committee
The approval committee consists of the moderators Bihar Anjuman's Yahoo Group, who base their decisions on recommendation from representatives of the local chapters of Anjuman. In AMU, a committee of 8 professors and 2 students evaluate applications by conducting written tests and interviews (maximum 5 beneficiaries, Rs. 1,200 per month). In Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology (MIT), a committee of students, Bazm-e-Adab, evaluates the applicants (maximum 4 beneficiaries, Rs. 1,500 per month). In Mass Communications Department of Jamia Millia Islamia [http://jmi.nic.in/OtherInstitut es/MCRC.htm], the Director's committee selects the most deserving beneficiaries. We would like to have similar committees in every institution - can you help us form one in your college/ university? Write to us, if you can.
(8) List of the Beneficiaries
Click here, to view the full list of sponsored students.
(9) BANEE application form
Online Application Form: Interested and deserving candidates are requested to complete an online application and submit by one click.
In case of any problems, write to email@example.com. Emails can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org only if you are registered as a member of the Yahoo! Group.