Scholarship Cell

The central and state governments focus in providing a hustle-free platform for scholarships through variety of schemes to students for their higher education. The Scholarship Cell functioning in the Office of the Dean (Agricultural College and Research Institute), TNAU, Coimbatore in order to strengthen the bridge between the government providing scholarship schemes and students. The scholarship cell coordinates with all the constituent and affiliated colleges of TNAU with the undergraduate, Diploma and post graduate scholarships & fellowship governed activities.

Mission of Scholarship Cell

To conduct orientation on various community scholarships of State and Union Government to the Institute Nodal Officers (INOs), administrative staff and all UG, Diploma & PG students in the commencement of each academic year.

To ensure that all admitted eligible students are enrolled for the post matric scholarships in National scholarship portal (NSP)

To instruct the Institute Nodal Officers (INO) and administrative staff of all the institutes in monitoring timely submission, verification & processing of fresh & renewal scholarship applications.

To assist students of all communities in improving their academic performance and receiving government benefits

The cell also focuses on ensuring that the reservation policy is strictly followed according to UGC norms

Role of an Institute Nodal Officer (INO)

Bridge the gap between the scholarship providers and students

Encouraging all eligible students to apply

Ensure timely submission of application in portal

Documentation of scholarship holder’s database

Verification of online applications in the NSP as Institute Nodal Officer

Minimize Duplication of application

Various Scholarships/Fellowships for under graduate students

Post Matric Scholarships

Community Scholarships (BC,MBC & DNC, SC & ST)

SC & ST Higher Education Scholarship

National Scholarship (Minority scholarships)

Chief Minister public Relief Fund

Moovalur Ramamiratham Ammaiyar Higher education Assurance scheme

National Talent Scholarship-ICAR

Student Ready RAWE (Rural Agricultural Work Experience)- ICAR

Endowment scholarships/other fellowships

Sl. No

Name of the Endowment


Vedavalli Endowment


T. R. Krishnan Endowment


Periyar Endowment


Selvi. V. Kokilavani, Selvi. V. Gayathiri & Selvi. V. Hemalatha Endowment


Thiru. T. K. Ramasamy, (Late) and Tmt. R. Rangammal (Late) Endowments Scholarship


Rukmani Chinnammal Endowment


Chandran’s poultry farm Fellowship


Mugavari Foundation


ESFT, Hyderabad


Tamil Nadu Agricultural University Pensioners Association Fellowship


Baroda Achievers Award

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