India’s largest downstream (refining & marketing of petroleum crude oil) oil company, IndianOil has announced the Sports Scholarship Scheme for promising juniors in golf and nine other sports.
The objective of this scheme to award IndianOil Sports Scholarships to promising young players with a
view to encourage talent and create a pool of sportspersons from whom to select sport appointees to
Eligibility Criteria –
For junior golfers (boys), the selection criteria mandates – Players with rankings 1 to 10 from sub-juniors and junior levels as per the Indian Amateurs Golf Union rankings.
Age Requirements –
The scholarship will be given to upcoming junior players in the age group of 15 – 18 years except in case
of potential / talented players below 15 years but above 14 years. In team games, it is given to the State
level players in the team and in other games based on national ranking in the respective category.
The duration of sports scholarship shall be for a period of 3 years. After the completion of one year duration period of sports scholarship; the performance of the players will be reviewed based on his
performance/achievements in the State level / National level and All India Ranking tournaments, for
junior / sub-juniors. Based on the same, sports scholarship will be extended for the second year. The
extension for the third year will be based on the performance in the 2nd year of sports scholarship.
In case, the performance of a player in the 1st year is not up to the mark, Management may terminate
the scholarship granted to the upcoming sports scholar. A fresh sports scholar will be selected in lieu of
In the event, while availing the scholarship the scholar attains 18 years of age, then the extension of the
scholarship beyond the 1st year or 2nd year as the case may be shall be considered on merit, on a
CONDITIONS FOR AWARD OF SCHOLARSHIP –
The sports scholarship player will not be entitled to draw any other scholarship / financial aid/stipend
from any other source whatsoever for sporting activity.
There is no obligation on the part of IOC to give employment to the IndianOil Sports Scholars.
The application will be routed through and recommended by Appropriate Authority / Institution (such as
Head / Principal of Institution / School) along with a certified copy of standing of sports scholar inappropriate National / State level issued by concerned Sports Authority.
All sports scholarships will be for a period of three years with no extension and will be discontinued in
case the performance of the player is not found satisfactory.
The sports scholars will have to submit their performance report immediately after the completion of a
tournament with necessary press clipping through the Head of Institution / Principal or from their
National / State Association.
How To Apply –
The Sportsperson will be required to send their resume along with passport size photograph as per the
format given in the Website and also the family details. The sportsperson will also be required to attach
with the applications the Xerox copies of the press cuttings and the certificates, duly authenticated by
their respective State Association or the Principal of their school/college.
The duly completed and signed applications should be sent at the following address:
MR. D. V. PRASAD
DY. MANAGER (ADMN)
INDIAN OIL BHAVAN
INDIAN OIL CORPORATION LTD.
G-9 ALI YAVAR JUNG MARG
MUMBAI – 400 051
In, the case for any queries, you may please contacts Mr D. V. PRASAD on 022-26447341 or write to
him at email@example.com