Prime Minister's Scholarship Scheme For RPF/RPSF

Government Of India

Government

Category

UG/PG

Eligibility

INR 2000 Per Month

Benefits

Nov. 30, 2020

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About the Scholarship

A total number of 150 students (from academic session 2015-16) have been earmarked to RPF for an academic session. Half of the scholarships are reserved for female candidates i.e. 75. Shortfall in fresh cases shall not be adjusted from girls/boys, if applicants (boys/girls) are available less than 75. It is also mentioned that un-allocated quota in any gender may not be utilized for other category(boys/girls).

COURSES ELIGIBLE FOR THE PMSS:

Professional Degree Courses like BE, B.Tech, BDS, MBBS, BEd, BBS, BCA, MCA B. Pharma, etc. duly recognized by the respective Government Regulatory Bodies, such as All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Medical Council of India(MCI), University Grants Commission (UGC), National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) etc. (Master Degree Courses are not eligible for PMSS except MBA, MCA). Detailed list of courses is enclosed as Annexure-I. Students studying abroad are not eligible for this scheme. No distance learning course is permitted under this scheme. PMSS can be availed for one course only.

STUDENTS ELIGIBLE FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP:

Students who have taken regular admission in 2017-18 are only eligible for PMSS 2017-18. Students should have secured 60% and above in Minimum Educational Qualification (MEQ) i.e. 12thStd., Diploma/Graduation.The scholarship is admissible for only two wards per family and should be ensured by the beneficiaries as well as bythe concerned zonal railways/RPSF.

AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP:

(a) The amount of scholarship would be as follows: (i)2000/-per month for male students(ii)2250/-per month for female students(b) The payment of scholarship will be granted after approval of the DG/RPF as per order of merit in each year.


How to Apply ?

1. Click on Apply Now

2. Login/Register at National Scholarship Portal

3. Fill the required details

4. Submit the form


Important Dates :

Nov. 1, 2020

Start Date

Nov. 30, 2020

End Date


Important Links:

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

Organisers' Contact:

Government Of India