Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students

Government Of India

Government

Category

College/University Student

Eligibility

Upto Rs.20000/-per annum

Benefits

Oct. 31, 2020

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About the Scholarship

OBJECTIVE:

To provide financial assistance to meritorious students from low income families to meet a part of their day-to-day expenses while pursuing higher studies.

SCOPE:

The scholarships are awarded on the basis of the results of Senior Secondary Examination. 82000 fresh scholarships per annum [41000 for boys and 41000 for girls] are awarded for pursuing graduate / postgraduate studies in colleges and universities and for professional courses, such as Medical, Engineering etc.

RATE OF SCHOLARSHIPS:

The rate of scholarship is Rs.10000/-per annum at Graduation level for first three years of College and University courses and Rs.20000/-per annum at Post-Graduation level. Students pursuing professional courses, in case, where the duration of course is five (5) years/Integrated course would get Rs.20000/-per annum in the 4th and 5thyear. However, students pursuing technical courses such as B.Tech., B.Engg would get scholarship up to graduation level.

PARENTAL INCOME CEILING:

The parental/family income ceiling is Rs. 8 lakh per annum for all categories under the scheme and would be applicable from the Academic Session 2018-19. Income certificate would be required for the fresh applicants only.

DURATION OF SCHOLARSHIPS AND ITS RENEWAL:

A student will be eligible for the scholarship for a total duration not exceeding 5 years.A scholarship under the scheme is renewable on year to year basis upto Post Graduate level in the same stream(except for the students pursuing technical courses leading to degree at graduation level).


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 :

Aug. 20, 2020

Start Date

Oct. 31, 2020

End Date


Important Links:

Guidelines: https://scholarships.gov.in/public/schemeGuidelines/Guidelines_DOHE_CSSS.pdf

Organisers' Contact:

Government Of India

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