AICTE - PRAGATI SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR GIRL STUDENTS ( TECHNICAL DEGREE)Government Of India
Girl / WomenCategory
Girl Student of Technical Degree CourseEligibility
Oct. 31, 2020Apply before
About the Scholarship
OBJECTIVE OF THE SCHEME:
Scheme being implemented by AICTE aimed at providing assistance for advancement of Girls pursuing technical education. Education is one of the most important means of empowering women with the knowledge, skill and self-confidence necessary to participate fully in the development process. This is an attempt to give young women the opportunity to further her education and prepare for a successful future by “Empowering Women through Technical Education”.
ELIGIBILITY FOR SCHOLARSHIP:
1)The girl candidate should be admitted to First year of Degree level course OR Second year of Degree level course through lateral entry in any of the AICTE approved Institution of respective year.
2)Maximum two girl child per family are eligible.3)Family income from all sources should not be more than Rs. 8 lakh per annum during the current financial year. A valid income certificate issued by State/UTGovernment need to be enclosed.
NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS:
1)A total of 5,000 scholarships are earmarked per annum under this scheme for pursuing First year of Degree level course OR Second year of Degree level course through lateral entry in any of the AICTE approved Institutions. The number of scholarships are transferred into AICTE –PRAGATI SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR GIRL STUDENTS (DIPLOMA), if sufficient number of online applications are not received.
2)State/Union Territory wise distribution of 5,000 scholarships is as per Annexure A.
3)In addition to 5,000 scholarships at point number 2, all eligible girls who submit online scholarship form, from following13Union Territories and North Eastern States i.e. Andaman and Nicobar Islands (UT), Jammu and Kashmir (UT), Ladakh (UT), Dadra and Nagar Haveli & Daman and Diu (UT), Lakshadweep (UT), Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim & Tripura will be given scholarship by AICTE.
AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP:
1)Rs.50,000/-per annum for every year of study i.e. maximum 4 years for first year admitted students and maximum 3 years for second year admitted students through lateral entry as lump sum amount towards payment of college fee, purchase of computer, stationeries, books, equipments , softwares etc. No other additional grant will be payable in lieu of hostel charges and medical charges etc.2)No documentary proof need to be attached for the above while availing benefits.
How to Apply ?
To Apply for this Scholarship Candidate needs to:
1. Go to official Portal by Clicking on Apply Now Button
2. Click on 'New Registration' Tab (For new user)
3. Complete the Registration
4. Apply for the Scholarship
Important Dates :
Sept. 1, 2020
Oct. 31, 2020