MKG Chess Scholarship

MKG Chess Scholarship is offered by the ChessBase India Foundation for girls chess players below 18 years of age who have achieved something significant in the last one year. The main objective of the scholarship is to become a one-stop solution for the chess players.

  • The selected scholar will get INR 50,000 in one year.
  • The scholarship amount of INR 6,000 will be provided for the first month and INR 4,000 for the rest of the 11 months.
  • The disbursement of the scholarship will start from 1st of August and after that will be provided on the first of every month.

MKG Chess Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

The candidate must adhere to the following requirement while applying:
  • Candidate must be a girl of age below 18 years.
  • Candidate must be a chess player.
  • Candidate must belong to a family having low family income.
  • Candidate must have achieved something significant in the last one year.

MKG Chess Scholarship Application Process

Eligible candidates can apply through following steps:
  • Step 1: For latest application dates and deadlines see our latest notification; log on to
  • Step 2: Provide personal details such as name, email, phone, DoB, FIDE id and current rating.
  • Step 3: Occupation of father and mother is a must.
  • Step 4: Provide the monthly details of parents.
  • Step 5: Provide bank details and what are the exhibition.
  • Step 6: How to manage funds if selected.

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