Financial Aid

Chevalier T Thomas Elizabeth College for Women, offers several avenues where a student can seek & avail financial aid for her education. Apart from regular scholarships that government offers, a long list of individual sponsors & charitable organizations believe in our mission & offer financial aid to our students.

Scholarships Sources

SC/ST Government Scholarship

Students Benefited since 2015

Central Sector Scholarship

Students Benefited since 2015

Institutional Scholarship & Vice Chancellor's Quota

Students Benefited since 2015

Minority Scholarship

Students Benefited since 2015

SC Scholarship Award from University of Madras

Students Benefited since 2015

Corporate Scholarships

Scholarships are available from the various corporate companies to financially assist the needy students of our college to continue their education.

Justice J. Kanagaraj Support Scheme (JJK SS)


Student Scholarship Support Scheme (SSSS)

Sponsorship Sources

CTTEWC has had the privilege of receiving sponsorships from benevolent & generous individuals & organizations alike. Chevalier T Thomas Elizabeth Trust, a public trust accepts donations contributing towards education expenses of our wards, we appreciate & recognize such acts of thoughtful generosity.

Sponsor Statistics

Over the years, people involved in supporting our students in need of Financial aid has grown many fold. Corporate Organizations, Charitable Trusts, Welfare Foundations & Generous and kind Individuals have contributed towards educating the women of our country and we are grateful as an institution to be bestowed with responsibility & trust.

Total Number of Private Sponsors

Welfare Foundations | Charitable Trusts & Individual Sponsors

Our Sponsors

A.S.S.E.T Foundation

Anandam Educational Assistance fund

Anjuman – E-Himayath-E-Islam

Anna Nagar Western Extension Baithulmal Society

Arulmigu Selva Vinayagar Pvt. Charitable Trust

Avvai Home Orphanage

Bafna Brothers Charitable Trust

BSA Crescent Alumni Zakat fund

C.S.I. St.James Church General Fund

Cassim Maricar Asma Beevi Trust

Charminar Baithulmal

Chennai Community Connection Trust

Chetpet Lions Charitable Trust


Deepam Trust


Dr. Murarilal Goel Shakuntala Devi Charitable Trust

Dr.Pari Medical & Educational Trust

Eagai Charitable Trust

ESSA Ahmed Sait & Rukiya Bai Memorial trust


Flat Fish

Welfare Foundations | Charitable Trusts & Individual Sponsors

Our Sponsors

Gnyan Prabodh

Gold Foundation Social Welfare & Rehabilitation Centre

H.D.S.D.Charitable Trust REGD

Healing Touch Initiatives

Home of Love Charitable Trust

International Kingdom Evengelical Mission

Jai Gurudev Charitable Trust

Kaar Arakattalai

Krishna Murthy.P

Lions Club, Annanagar

Majestic Abdulkareem Trust

Martin Charitable Trust

MCKS Yoga Vidya Pranic Healing Foundation Trust

Mr Pachampettai Krishnamurthy Kendhari Sundaram

Mukandilal Lekhram Gupta Charitable Trust

Neeta Memorial Charitable Trust

Pehchaan Charitable Trust

Prajaithathvam people Dev sys wel Trust

Rajasthani Association

Sakthi Seeds

Shantha (Cecilia)Ramchander Charitable Trust

Sharath Chandran

Welfare Foundations | Charitable Trusts & Individual Sponsors

Our Sponsors

Shine Child & Women Welfare Trust

Shree Sarita Jain Foundation Trust

Shreyans Jain Charitable Trust

Little Lamps Educational Trust

Shri Meghraj Narendra Sakariya Jain Charitable Trust

SI Chennai Charitable Trust

Smile Care

Sohan Kanwar Mangilal Tater Charitable Trust

SPR Trust

Sri Ganapatram Laxmibai Charitable Trust

Sri Mahalakshmi Welfare Trust

Sun Foundation

The Ameerunnisa Begum Sahiba’s


The Chemists & Druggists Trust

The Hobart Alumni Foundation

The Mahalakshmi Temple & Kalyana Mandapam Assn.

Thiyagarajan Chidambaram Charities

Udhavum Ullangal Public Charitable Trust

Umbrella Foundation

United Welfare and Charitable Trust

United Welfare Organisation

Vine Charitable Trust

Zenith Foundation

Sponsorship Requirements

Sponsorship is different from scholarship, Sponsorship is financial aid offered by an individual or welfare organization to students meeting certain criteria, which may or may not include a measure of merit.

Applicable only to students who have successfully secured admission in our College, some basic guidelines for availing sponsorship are as follows. Reach out to our office for further inquiries.

  • You have to be a full-time student.
  • You have to apply for financial aid within stipulated deadlines.
  • You have to meet the Satisfactory Academic Progress standards.
  • Apart from general guidelines, you have to meet the specific criteria outlined by the welfare organization / sponsor, if applicable.

Government Scholarships, Guidance & Advice

Government & Institutional Scholarships are applied through the college, after admissions.

Unlike sponsorship, scholarships are offered to students who meet predefined criteria applicable for the Scholarship Quota.

Get in touch with your Class teacher or Visit our office, to find out more on the available government scholarships you might be eligible for.

Contact For Financial Aid Guidance

We are open on Monday – Friday at 10 a.m and 2 p.m, except holidays.

Dr. Elizabeth Thomas Block

No:16, St. Mary’s Road, Maryland,

Sembiyam, Perambur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600011

Phone : 044 - 2537 5753

Frequently Asked Questions

How long will the scholarships take to get activated ?

Government scholarships are typically available for application once your admission is completed, by the end of first semester your scholarship application wold be approved and will take effect from the following semester. Students are advised to be financially prepared for paying first term fees during admission.

What costs does my scholarship / sponsorship cover ?

In general expenses towards your education, such as college fees are covered by financial aid. Extra expenses like transportation costs, canteen expenses of the student, etc are borne by the student & is not covered.

In some cases, stationery & book expenses are covered, get in touch with office for further clarification on your specific case.

Does scholarship / sponsorship cover for entire course duration ?

It depends on the sponsorship program, usually if selected for a program your course fees is paid by the organization / individual, whenever it is due. Some sponsorships stipulate conditions to be met, like academic performance, attendance, etc for the sponsorship to continue the full duration of the course.

Government scholarships that are based on quotas, do not carry such conditions, and typically cover fee expenses for the entire course duration, unless stated otherwise.