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Dateline extended for Indian High Com scholarship applications


indian-high-commission-Kuala Lumpur – The High Commission of India, Kuala Lumpur is inviting applications from Malaysian students of Indian origin pursuing full-time courses in Universities, Colleges, Polytechnics and other Institutions in Malaysia for one-time financial assistance from the ‘Indian Scholarship & Trust Fund (ISTF)’. The last date to apply for the ISTF has been extended till 04.08.2017.

Who are eligible:

  • Students meeting above criteria may send their applications with required enclosures by post at the following address:

High Commission of India,


Education Wing (ISTF Scholarship),

Level 28, Menara 1 Mon’t Kiara,

No. 1, Jalan Kiara, Mon’t Kiara,

50480 Kuala Lumpur.

Tel: 03 6205 2350 ext 203.

  • Only one student from a family may apply for financial assistance from the ISTF in 2017-18.

Applications received after 04.08.2017 will not be considered for evaluation.

Who are not eligible:

  • Students pursuing Masters and higher level courses
  • Students pursuing part-time courses
  • Past recipients of financial assistance from ISTF

Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview in September 2017 and those found suitable, would be awarded financial assistance in October 2017.