SAI College Scholarships

Location : All India

Category : Sports

Important Dates

Application deadline: All

National Institute of Sports, is now the Academic Wing of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) was established by the Government of India with the objective of developing sports in the country on Scientific lines and to train the Coaches in different sports disciplines. The Institute has enormous facilities for academic programmes & sports training. In its aim to promote sports in the country, Institute introduced a new scheme of providing scholarships for talented sports person.

Website :


The sports disciplines covered under the scheme for scholarships are Priority Disciplines Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Cycling, Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Kabaddi, Kho-kho, Tennis, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Weight lifting, Wrestling.Other Disciplines – Ball Badminton, Baseball, Billiards&Snookers, Bowing, Carrom, Chess, Cricket, Equestrian, Fencing, Golf, Kayaking& Canoeing, Karate, Power lifting, Rowing, Softball, Squash, Teakwood, Wushu, Yachting.

Scholarship Amount : The value of each scholarship will be Rs.10,200/- per annum.


Selection Criteria :

There will be a duly constituted Selection Committee to scrutinize the applications and select candidates for these scholarships on the basis of performance and merit. The decision of the Committee will be final and abiding and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained. The payments of scholarship will be made through the Regional Centres of the SAI and the head of the Institution in which the awardees studies.

Eligibility :

  • 1.
  • The scholarships will be given to those performer in recognized competitions held in previous calendar year.
  • 2.
  • Does not take up any job.
  • 3.
  • A scholarship holder shall not receive any other sports scholarship from any other source and should not be inmate of sports hostel of SAI / State Govt.
  • In case the scholarship holder is already in receipt of any such award / facility, he/she will have to surrender that in order to avail himself/herself of the benefits of this scholarship.
  • 4.
  • A selected candidate may however, enjoy merit scholarship for studies other than sports scholarship and /or fee concession if given by the school in which he/she studies.
  • 5.
  • The applicant shall apply only in one discipline in which he/she has achieved highest performance between the previous calendar year.

Details about the exam :

1.The applicant should be eligible for selection in the combined university team and his/her performance should meet the minimum qualifying standard laid down for measurable events. 2.The scholarships will be decided on the basis of performance / participation in major recognized International sports events like Olympic Games, World Cup championships, Commonwealth Games / Championships, Asian Games/Championships as a member of the national team . 3.In case of individual events, students attaining first, second or third position in the National Level competitions organized by National Sports Federations and All India Inter-University competitions organized by Association of Indian

Similar Scholarship



Recommended books will be updated soon.

Previous year Questions

Previous question papers will soon be updated.


Tutorials are not available yet.

Direct Interviews

Direct interviews will be added soon.

Comments Section