Scholarship Policy

The purpose of this policy is to provide means to deserving students to study at The Doon Global School. This policy covers two categories of scholarship/freeship:

Category 1: Those who are unable to afford the school fee but have done well in one of the criteria below. The goal here is to support completion of study for a deserving candidate.

Category 2: Those who have the capacity to pay but are being awarded a scholarship in recognition of their achievements. The goal here is to further the pursuit of excellence.

No CRITERIA 1 2 3 4 5
IT Skills
Collaboration & Teamwork

(1 is the lowest and 5 is the highest.)

Conditions of Scholarship/Freeships
  1. The student must not be a fee defaulter at The fees must be paid on time and by the due date.
  2. The student must conform/adhere to the School.
  3. The Scholarship/Freeship will only continue if the student continues to meet the criteria under which the Scholarship/Freeship was The scholarship will be available for the current academic year only. A student may apply for a continued scholarship on a condition of an annual review / evaluation of the student.
  4. Siblings/members of the same family will be treated individually and must qualify as above.
  5. The scholarship will not apply to any other head like transport.
  6. The candidate must have recommendations from at least 4 teachers, 3 representing – Class Teacher, Subject Teacher, Sports The 4th (final) must be the Section Coordinator. The final recommendation lies with the Principal.
  7. Scholarships will be accompanied by a certificate stating the amount and
  8. The candidate must score a minimum 24 points with at least 5 in Academics or Sports or Co-Curricular or IT Skills, and not less than 3 in any of the above criteria).
Kinds of Scholarship/Freeship:
  1. A percentage deduction of the school fee.
  2. Special Scholarship for meritorious students of Grade 10 students wishing to continue their study in Grade 11 at DGS.
  3. A one – time annual waiver not exceeding Rs 5000 for a day scholar, adjusted appropriately at the end of the term.
  4. For those seeking admission, documented proof of the above Criteria needs to be submitted for review. Kindly however, note that there is no rebate on Registration and Admission Fee.
  5. For students opting for boarding, the Scholarship/Freeship policy as applicable for Day Scholars remains the same.
  6. 10% Sibling Concession is offered on the Tuition Fee, for the younger sibling, as long as both children are students in the School.
  7. Scholarship/Freeship under more than one category will not be permitted to run concurrently. Wherever the student qualifies under more than one category approval is to be taken from the School Director.
Benefits of Scholarship/Freeship:
  1. A scholarship certificate speaks volumes for a student seeking admission to another Educational Institute or an Institute of Higher Learning, whether in India or overseas.
  2. A scholarship certificate enhances a student’s CV when applying for jobs because it is based on Academic, Sports and other Skills required for the workplace.