College Board India Scholars Program 2020: Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

Last Modified: 14 Jun 2024

The College Board India Scholarship Program 2020 is an initiative taken by the College Board, a nonprofit organization in India. Every year the foundation conducts its entrance exam named as SAT College Entrance Exam for the students who wants to take admission in various Undergraduate courses across the nation. Once again, the institution opens up the door of an opportunity for the top rankers in SAT exam and offers them a fulltime scholarship award worth of 100% tuition fee waiver.

As per the recent release, candidates can apply the authorized scholarship portal to apply for the SAT exam. More than this, they can actually get a fair chance to apply for the SAT fee discount which is up to ₹ 6149. To know more details check the comprehensive article to know various aspects of the scheme.

College Board India Scholars Program: Quick Overview

Deadline 31 Jan 2020
Class / Course Class 12
Scholarship Type School
Awarded Amount Selected students will get a 100% tuition fee waiver
Age Limit N/A
Gender All
Religion All
State All
Country India

The College Board Foundation mutually collaborates with the India Alliance Members with the motive to distribute awards for the meritorious students in India. The scholarship is available for students who are currently enrolled in Class 12th. Candidates who are interested in this fellowship scheme are advised to read this article and get more information regarding its selection process, eligibility criteria, steps to apply and other important details.

About the Fellowship Program:

Under this program, meritorious students who done really well in SAT entrance test and achieve a certain level of scoring in the exam (which is up to 1350 or more out of 1600) will be honoured as College Board India Scholars 2020. The last date to apply online for the scholarship exam is 31st December 2020. Those 12th students who have a dream to get admission in the reputed organization across the country, this is an outstanding opportunity to get your dreams to come true.

Highlights of the Scholarship Scheme:

  • The reputable foundation collaborates with India Alliance Members and offers scholarship rewards to the brilliant scorer in SAT exam.
  • Winners will get a scholarship award in the form of a 100% tuition fee waiver.
  • The scholarship program is available for class 12th students who appear and sit in SAT exam and score with the best marks.
  • For the forthcoming session, students can enroll their entries till 31st December 2020.

Important Dates:

View the necessary dates of the College Board India Scholarship Program 2020:

Important Events


Commencement of online application form

22nd July 2020

Closing date to submit application form

31st December 2020

Commencement of the SAT exam

January 2021 (no official date has been out now)

Declaration of result

February 2021

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Scholarship Amount:

The winners will get a grant in the form of a 100% tuition fee waiver. The duration of this benefit will last long as much as you complete the degree. As per the officials, the grant up to ₹ 1,60,000 will be enclosed by the College Board Foundation and the rest will be enclosed by the Indian India Alliance Members.

Important Note: The top rankers will receive the same scholarship amount every year until completion of their degree.

Essential Information:


Complete Information

Offered By

The College Board and Alliance Members of India

Scholarship name

College Board India Scholars Program 2020


Available for

The fellowship program is available for the studying students of class 12th who appears in the SAT exam and score with the best marks.


In the form of 100% tuition fee waiver

Total number of scholarships

As per the funds of the foundations

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Eligibility Criteria:

Interested candidates need to qualify the eligibility criteria designed by the College Board.

S. No


Eligibility Criteria



  • An applicant must be the permanent resident of India


Educational Qualifications

  • He/she must be a studying student of class 12th for session 2018-19 from the UGC recognized schools across the nation.
  • An applicant must qualify his or her previous year class without any grace marks.
  • Must have a family income less than ₹ 400,000 annually.


Additional Details

  • This scholarship scheme is available for students who perform really well in SAT Entrance Exam.
  • It is compulsory to achieve a minimum score of 1350 out of 1600.
  • This scholarship is only applicable in the Indian universities which come under this fellowship program.
  • Interested candidates only need to enroll themselves at the participating Indian university.

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Steps to Apply for College Board India Scholars Program 2020:

  • Visit the official website of buddy4studdy and send a request for SAT fee reduction voucher.
  • Register yourself first by using your Gmail, Facebook or Google account.
  • Enter all the required information and upload a copy of essential documents.
  • Now, you will get a voucher code in your registered Email Id.
  • Next step is to open the authorized website of SAT exam.
  • Signup to apply for the scholarship scheme.
  • Enter the discount voucher code while paying the registration charges.
  • Next step is to upload a copy of SAT confirmation email to buddy4study.
  • Take a print out of confirmation page for future reference.

Selection Criteria:

The selection of the scholars will be purely basis on their performance in the SAT Entrance Test. SAT is a globally available college entrance exam accepted by many international colleges and universities.

Necessary Documents:

S. No



Last year academically qualified mark sheets or certificates


A copy of address proof


Candidate’s passport size photograph   


Identity proof         


Income certificate/Proof


Caste certificate (if applicable)

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Colleges/ Universities under Scholarship program:

S. No

List of Indian Colleges or Universities


FLAME University


Azim Premji University


Ahmadabad University


Ashoka University


Bennett University


Manav Rachna University


BML Munjal University


Manipal University




SRM Institute of Science and Technology

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Cities where SAT Exam Organized:

This year the exam will be conducted on different states across India i.e. Amritsar, Ajmer,  Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Bhilwara, Chandigarh, Cochin, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi NCR, Dehradun, Guwahati, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Indore, Kolkata, Kodaikanal, Lucknow, Lonavala,  Madurai, Pune, Nagpur, Mohali, Mussoorie, Mumbai,  Nashik, Noida, New Delhi, Goa, Raipur, Ranchi Jharkhand, Rajkot, Sohna (Haryana), Suri, Surat, Trivandrum, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada.


Shivani bharti , August 5, 2019

When this scholarships form should be fill

Exams Planner, August 13, 2019

The application process for 2019 is over. Now you must wait for 2020 forms.