Economy Muslim students bag 80% of government scholarships Updated : June 15, 2019 11:57 AM IST Among the students who received scholarships, 88 lakh were Muslims, 8.26 lakh Christians, 5.45 lakh Sikhs and 5.2 lakh Hindus. More than 1.4 crore applications were received in 2018-19, of which 1.08 crore were verified. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.