Tata Scholarship

Awarded By: Cornell University and the Tata Trust Partnership
Updated on Mar 1, 2024
Sri Dubey
Sri Dubey
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Jan 2, 2024
Amount: Not Specified
United States of AmericaUSA

Scholarship Overview

Cornell University and the Tata Trust partnership provide students with a wide range of scholarships to pursue a professional degree program. Indian students who are enrolled in the Graduate Degree Program at the Cornell University of New York are eligible to enroll and can fill out the application form for the Tata Scholarship- at Cornell University. Tata Group is providing scholarships and inviting applications from interested candidates. Most suitable Indian students are selected for the Tata Scholarship and will be provided with the scholarship for the duration of their complete duration of undergraduate studies at Cornell, NY.

Applicable course, university, and country

The scholarship is applicable for all the undergraduate courses offered by Cornell University. Some of the programs include:

  • Bachelors in Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelors in Engineering Physics
  • Bachelors in Archaeology
  • Bachelors in Economics
  • Bachelors in Information Science
  • Bachelors in Mathematics
  • Bachelors in Statistical Science

Scholarship amount details

  • The scholarship will be awarded annually; recipients will receive the scholarship for the duration of their undergraduate studies at Cornell
  • With the exception of the five-year program in architecture, which requires ten semesters of full-time enrollment, it provides up to eight semesters of funding only
  • Funding for additional semesters due to double majors or dual degrees is not available
  • The scholarship amount is not specified by the university

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable to students from India.

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • Applicants must have applied to an Undergraduate program and have completed the admission application
  • The applicants should also have applied for financial aid at the portal College Scholarship Service (CSS) PROFILE: https://cssprofile.collegeboard.org/

Scholarship Application:

Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship Deadline January 2, 2024
Scholarship Decision date Not Available
FAQ Link: https://finaid.cornell.edu/FAQs-international-financial-aid
Contact email: intl-finaid@cornell.edu

Scholarship Eligibility


Applicants must be a citizen of India and have attended secondary school in India. Applicants must have offered admission to Cornell as an undergraduate student. Also, he/she must be eligible for need-based financial aid.

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 100
IELTS Required (minimum score 7)
12th Required

Additional Information:

Preference will be given to qualified students accepted to the:

  • College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
  • College of Engineering
  • Cornell SC Johnson College of Business – Applied Economics and Management major
  • Majors across colleges in the biological sciences, physical sciences, the social sciences

iSchoolConnect Rating

The rating is done considering various factors

Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?

The recipient must be a citizen of India who has attended secondary school in India.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?

The students must have completed their 12th or equivalent degree from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?

Undergraduate applicants eligible for the Tata Scholarship will be considered if they complete the admission application and apply for financial aid. All applicants must apply for financial aid by completing the CSS Profile.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?

There is no separate documentation required.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?

Cornell awards this scholarships annually, and recipients receive the scholarship for the duration of their undergraduate studies at Cornell.