CII Food and Agriculture Centre of Excellence – Surakshit Khadya Abhiyan (CII FACE – SKA) Merit – cum – Means Scholarship Scheme 2018 for Undergraduate Students.

CII FACE-SKA Scholarship Scheme 2018 – CII Surakshit Khadya Abhiyan (SKA) Announcing the CII-SKA Merit-cum-Means Scholarship for Undergraduate Students of Food Technology/ Microbiology, Nutrition and Home Science 2018


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Scholarship Details

  • The Surakshit Khadya Abhiyan (SKA), is a pan-India initiative of CII to promote Food Safety through Awareness & Capacity Building of stake holders connected with food products

3 activities have been initiated under SKA for the year 2018:

  • 3 short term courses in Food Safety areas have been designed and have been forwarded by FSSAI to the Universities for introduction in their curriculum
  • Grant Scholarship to students pursuing in these areas of Food Science at the undergraduate level



  • The aim of the Scholarship is to:
  • ** Promote Food Safety amongst the future generation
  • ** Facilitate education for needy and meritorious students in the field of Food Technology/ Microbiology, Nutrition and Home Science
  • ** Strengthen the student connect with SKA


Eligibility Criteria

  • Indian students who have taken new admission /pursuing Undergraduate Degree program in Food Technology/ Microbiology, Nutrition and Home Science are eligible for the scholarship
  • Student must have completed without any break
  • The student should have cleared all the courses of the concerned semester in the first attempt;
  • All papers must have been cleared with a 60% score or B grade; 6. The annual gross income of parents of student from all sources does not exceed Rs. 2,50,000/-;
  • Calculation of merit-cum-means scores;
  • The merit cum means scores will be calculated by giving weight-age to parental income and merit of student as follows
  • ** Weight-age of parental income – 40%
  • ** Weight-age of merit of student – 60%
  • The merit will be considered for last examination;
  • Parents’ income weight-age will be calculated as under
  • **Annual income below Rs.1,00,000 – 100 marks
  • ** Rs. 1,00,000 to 1,50,000 – 95 marks
  • ** Rs. 1,50,000 to 2,00,000 – 90 marks
  • ** Rs. 2,00,000 to 2,50,000 – 85 marks


Amount of Scholarship

  • Actual Tuition fees of the Institute / College / Course;
  • Allowance for purchase of books / study material;
  • Allowance for Hostel accommodation and other related incidental subsistence allowance;
  • The number of scholarship to be given will be based upon the number of available funds



  • Students must fill the attached form and submit to the Principal / Director / HOD / Professor In- charge for verification. You can download the Application Form from official website or directly download it from below mentioned PDF link
  • Candidates may be required to produce all documents in original. The committee will finalize students list based upon the number of available scholarships
  • Application Form:


Important Dates

  • Last Date for Submission of the completed Application Form along with the Verification Certificate is as under
  • Continuing Students – 31st July 2018
  • New Students – 31st August 2018
  • Scrutiny by CII Secretariat – September 2018
  • Decision by Jury – September 2018
  • Communication to Students – October 2018


CII-Jubilant Bhartia Food and Agriculture Centre of Excellence (FACE)

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