SJVN Silver Jubilee Merit Scholarship Scheme 2020 | Application Process, Eligibility

SJVN Scholarship

SJVN Scholarship 2020: SJVN, a Mini Ratna and Schedule ‘A’ Central Govt. Public Sector Undertaking has been implementing its Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable plans to make a meaningful contribution towards sustainable socio-economic development of communities. In this series, SJVN has originated “SJVN SILVER JUBILEE MERIT SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME” for the worthy students who have passed class 12th Examinations in 2019 which points at teaching competitive spirit among students and to develop their academic capacity. The Scheme is being implemented through HIMCON on behalf of the SJVN Foundation.

In 2019 Total of 150 students will be awarded a scholarship of Rs. 2000/-(Rs. Two Thousand only) per month for the whole duration of next higher course after class 12th like Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Medical, Arts/Science/ Commerce/Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Veterinary/ Business Administration/ Computer Applications/LLB/MBBS, etc.

Latest Update:

Notification for SJVN Scholarship 2020 will be released soon.

SJVN Scholarship Dates

SJVN has started “SJVN SILVER JUBILEE MERIT SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME” for the worthy students who have passed the class 12th exam in the year 2019 which aims at implanting competitive spirit among students and to sustain their academic talent. Get the details of important dates related to this scholarship.

SJVN Scholarship Form Last Date 20th October 2020
Documents verification November 2020
Result December 2020
Release of amount January 2021

SJVN Scholarship Eligibility

  • The students who have secured minimum 60% or its equivalent grade in 12th class examination in any discipline from a school under State Education Board, CBSE or ICSE in the immediately preceding academic session in the States of Himachal Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Bihar, Maharashtra and Gujrat. Eligibility for a percentage of marks for BPL will be 50% and for PWD pass marks.
  • There will be no domicile restriction for the students for eligibility for the scheme.
  • Beneficiaries of any other scholarship will not be acceptable for getting this SJVN scholarship.

SJVN Eligible Courses

SJVN Scholarship is provided to students for higher studies after the 12th. Students undergoing Bachelors degree in the following programs will be suitable for the SJVN Merit Scholarship:

  1. Engineering
  2. Medical
  3. Arts
  4. Science
  5. Commerce
  6. Agriculture
  7. Horticulture
  8. Veterinary
  9. Business Administration
  10. Computer Applications
  11. LLB
  12. MBBS

SJVN Scholarship Merit List

In the states of Uttarakhand, Bihar and Maharashtra the first 50% seats will be reserved for the students studying in the schools situated under the Project Affected Area (PAA) villages. The remaining 50% seats will be reserved for the districts in which the project is located. The state-wise SJVN scholarship allotment is given below:

State-wise SJVN Scholarship Category/State State Board CBSE/ISC Board Total
SJVN Himachal Scholarship
(All districts)
General 34 17 51
BPL 19 8 27
PwD 6 3 9
Total 59 28 87
Uttrakhand
(Uttarkashi & Chamoli only)
General 9 4 13
BPL 4 2 6
PwD 1 1 2
Total 14 7 21
Bihar (District Buxar only) General 10 4 14
BPL 4 2 6
PwD 1 1 2
Total 15 7 22
Maharashtra (District Ahmednagar only) General 4 2 6
BPL 2 1 3
PwD 1 0 1
Total 7 3 10
Gujarat (District Sundernagar & Patan only) General 4 2 6
BPL 2 1 3
PwD 1 0 1
Total 7 3 10

SJVN Scholarship Rewards

  • 150 students will be awarded a scholarship of Rs. 2000/- (Rs. two thousands only) per month for pursuing the regular course for the whole duration of next higher course after class 12th like bachelors degree in Engineering, Medical, Arts/ Science/ Commerce/ Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Veterinary/ Business Administration/ Computer Applications/ LLB (5 years course)/ CA, etc.
  • In the states of Bihar, Maharashtra, Uttrakhand and Gujrat, the first 50% seats will be earmarked for the students studying in the schools situated under Project Affected Area (PAA) villages and then rest 50% for the district in which the Project is established. However, the vacant seats in one category will be considered for the other category.
  • The list of PAA villages will be provided by the respective projects to the implementing agency.

SJVN Scholarship Online Registration – How to Apply?

  • The SJVN Scholarship Application form can be downloaded from the SJVN website or from the outsourced agency’s website or can be obtained from other sources also as notified in newspapers.
  • The filled-in application should be accompanied by a photograph of the student and mark sheet of Class 12th examination.
  • The duly filled in application should be attested by the Principal of the school/ institute from which the student is pursuing a higher course after passing the 12th class.
  • The filled-in application must be submitted/ sent to SJVN or the outsourced agency by the last date as notified. No application will be accepted after the last date under any circumstances.

Documents Required for SJVN Scholarship

The duly filled in SJVN Scholarship application form should be submitted along with the following documents:

  • Affixed by two passport size photographs of the student
  • Attested Class 12 Marksheet
  • BPL and PWD certificate (if applicable)

SJVN Scholarship Selection Procedure

Duly filled application forms will be screened by the agency engaged by SJVN. The committee/ agency will shortlist the candidates on the following criteria:

  • Rank secured by the student with respect to marks or equivalent grade secured in class 12th Board Examination.
  • In the case of a tie of the ranking, the candidate of higher age will be preferred.
  • The shortlisted candidates will be called for the screening with all original academic certificates and testimonials.
  • Mere submission of the application will not guarantee eligibility for the scholarship.
  • SJVN will have the power to accept or refuse the candidature of any applicant at any stage without specifying reasons.
  • If sufficient applications are not received in a particular board/ category then the vacant seats can be filled by other boards with the approval of Chairman SJVN Foundation.

Release of SJVN Scholarship

The scholarship will be provided annually subject to the passing of the previous year/ session examination successfully. The scholarship will be terminated for the succeeding year/session if a student fails in the examination or pass the exam through the supplementary exam. The student will be asked to submit a designated requisition form for a scholarship for the discharge of the scholarship. The first installment of scholarship to the students will be provided on some special occasions like SJVN Raising day, Republic day, Teachers’ day, etc.

Definition of Project Affected Area

Project Affected Area indicates declaration by the Appropriate Government of an area of villages or region under a plan for which the land is being procured under Land Acquisition Act, 1894 or any other Act in force or a region that comes under submergence due to enclosing of water in the storage of the project or area located over the underground component of the project. It also involves areas as reported by project authority. The system for measuring the project-affected zone shall be Panchayat.

SJVN Scholarship Contact Number

Address: Managing Director,
Himachal Consultancy Organization Ltd.
1st Floor Shree Niketan,
Mehli-Shoghi Road,
Lower Panthaghati (Near IT Bhawan),
Shimla-171013.

Phone Number: 0-98170-60241, 0-98176-86510, 0-98166-14240.

FAQ’s On SJVN Scholarship

Question 1.
What is SJVN Scholarship?

Answer:
SJVN Silver Jubilee Merit Scholarship Scheme 2019 is for the exemplary students who have qualified Class 12th Examinations in 2019. The scheme aims at implanting the competitive spirit amongst the students and to foster their academic talent

Question 2.
Who is granting this scholarship?

Answer:
SJVN Merit Scholarship Scheme is being implemented through HIMCON on the behalf of SJVN Foundation.

Question 3.
Who is eligible for SJVN Scholarship?

Answer:
The students of Himachal Pradesh, Bihar, Uttarakhand, Gujarat and Maharashtra who have passed their Class 12 in any discipline from a school under the State Education Board or Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE Board) or ICSE Board with 60% marks are fit to apply for the SJVN Scholarship 2019.

Question 4.
What is the reward amount given under SJVN Scholarship?

Answer:
A total of 150 students will be awarded a scholarship of Rs. 2000 per month for the whole term of the regular program after class 12.

  • For the 3-year course, Total Scholarship Amount = Rs. 72,000
  • For the 4-year course, Total Scholarship Amount = Rs. 96,000
  • For the 5-year course, Total Scholarship Amount = Rs. 1,20,000

Question 5.
When is the last date to apply?

Answer:
The last date for the submission of the SJVN Silver Jubilee Merit Scholarship Scheme 2019 Form is 20 October 2019.

ICAI Scholarship for CA Students 2020 | Need and Merit Based Scholarships

ICAI Scholarship 2020: Get the details about the ICAI Scholarship for CA candidates 2019 (Merit and Need-based Scholarships). ICAI welcomes applications for the remuneration of Scholarships to the chosen candidates to be funded each year. The qualified candidates are required to apply in the designated Scholarship application.

The Board of Studies (BOS), Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) compensates several Scholarships to candidates, specifically, Merit, Merit-cum-Need based and Need-based and Weaker Sections two times a year. It is given in the month of April and October. Candidates may obtain the CA Scholarship related publications in the candidate’s Journal “The Chartered Accountant Student” inviting applications for rewarding the scholarships.

ICAI Scholarship Dates

The application form filled and signed in the preferred formats needed to be sent to the following address:

Director, Board of Studies,
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India,
ICAI Bhawan, A-29, Sector-62,
NOIDA-201309.

ICAI Scholarship last date to receive the application form is 31st March for April term and 30th September for the October term as per the announcement made at the ICAI Website.

  • Scholarship From April 2019 – 2nd April 2019 (For November 2018 Toppers)
  • Scholarship From October 2019 – 30th September 2019 (For May 2019 Toppers)
  • Scholarship from April 2020 – 31st March 2020

List of CA Scholarships

Scholarships for CA candidates at Rs 1250 Per Month

Scholarship Category Number of Scholarships Eligibility Criteria
Need-Based and Weaker Sections 125 candidates of Intermediate (IPC) Course whose parents/ guardians total annual income does not surpass Rs 1,00,000/-
150 candidates of Final Course whose parents/ guardians total annual income does not surpass Rs 1,00,000/-
As per eligibility criteria The candidates pursuing Intermediate (IPC) or Final Course of the deceased members of ICAI where monetary support is granted to spouses of the deceased members from the Chartered Accountants Benevolent Fund (CABF) shall also be qualified for the scholarship.
Sri Dhanraj Kanhaiyalal Dudheria Scholarships 5 candidates of Intermediate (IPC)/Final year from Karnataka State under Need-Based and Weaker Sections criteria
R.K. Khanna Memorial Scholarships 1 candidates of Intermediate (IPC)/Final year under Need-Based and Weaker Sections criteria
J.S. Lodha Memorial Scholarships 2 candidates of Intermediate (IPC)/Final year under Need-Based and Weaker Sections criteria
J.M. Sethia Charitable Trust Scholarships 1 candidates of Intermediate (IPC)/Final year under Need-Based and Weaker Sections criteria
BCCO Foundation Scholarships 1 candidates of Intermediate (IPC)/Final year under Need-Based and Weaker Sections criteria
Out of Joint Corpus formed by Donors 5 candidates of Intermediate (IPC)/Final year under Need-Based and Weaker Sections criteria

ICAI Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

If Candidates want to get off the scholarship, then they have to meet conditions for the reward of Scholarships. Aspirants shall be the enrolled candidates of Intermediate (IPC) or Final Course of ICAI.

Income certificate / Category certification is a necessity avail of the scholarship. Income Certificate to be presented on the letterhead of the Principal by the Student getting experience of Articleship or on the letterhead of any member of ICAI by the Student not pursuing Articleship.

ICAI Scholarship Application Procedure

All the candidates who come under the eligibility requirement can get financial assistance. The eligibility criteria state that the candidates must have a legitimate registration in the CA course/ currently pursuing articled/ industrial practice as per the CA regulations. The yearly income of parents must be less than 3 lakh from all sources of income.  All the candidates who need to avail of the scholarship must address the filled-up application form to the address specified in the notice before the last date, i.e., December 15, 2019.

  • Visit the official ICAI website.
  • Click on ‘Scheme of Financial support/Scholarship to candidates of CA Course, the Year 2019-20 link’.
  • Click on the application.
  • Fill in all the needed information and recommend it from any Central Council Member.
  • Send the filled up application to the specified address in the official notification.

ICAI Scholarship Rewards

Merit Scholarship (For Final candidates)

  • Eligibility: The candidates whose names exist at Serial Number 1 to 10 and in case the rank at Serial Number 10 continues to Serial Number 11 or to Serial Number 12 or so on are all rank holders of Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate Examinations.
  • Scholarship Period (months): 30 or remaining period of articleship whichever is less.
  • Amount: Rs.2000/-

MERIT-CUM-NEED Based (For Final candidates)

  • Eligibility: All candidates (other than candidates covered under Merit Scholarship) whose names exist in the Merit list of Rank holders of the Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate Examinations.
  • Scholarship Period (months): 30 or remaining period of articleship whichever is less
  • Amount: Rs.1500/-

NEED-BASED and WEAKER SECTIONS

  • Number of Scholarships: 1000 (600 for Inter. 400 for Final)
  • Eligibility: The candidates pursuing Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate or Final Course of the deceased members of ICAI where financial assistance is provided to spouses of the deceased members from the Chartered Accountants Benevolent Fund (CABF) are also eligible for the scholarship.

For Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate candidates

Period of Scholarships 18 months
Amount Rs.1250/- (per month)

For Final Candidates

Period of Scholarships 30 months or the remaining period of articleship whichever is less
Amount Rs.1250/- (per month)

ICAI Merit Scholarship

The candidates whose names appear at SerialNumber1 to 10 (in case the rank at Serial Number 10 continues to Serial Number 11 or to Serial Number 12 or so on, all such rank holders) of the Merit lists of Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate Examination held in May/November each year are rewarded Merit Scholarship of Rs. 2000/- per month. Rank possessors of Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate registered for Final Course will get Scholarship for 30 months maximum or the remaining period of their ICAI Scholarship for articleship whichever is less. Hence they are not required to apply.

ICAI Merit-cum-Need-Based Scholarship

All candidates (apart from covered under Merit Scholarship) whose names exist in the Merit list of Rank holders of the Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate Examination and their parent’s total income is not more than Rs.2,50,000 per annum are qualified to apply for compensation of Merit-cum-Need scholarship. The candidates who would be chosen for a reward of scholarship falling in this category will be granted at Rs. 1500 per month for a maximum period of 30 months or the remaining duration of articleship whichever is less on being enrolled for Final Course.

Need-Based and Weaker Sections ICAI Scholarship

Candidates of Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate and Final Course are qualified to appeal for a reward of Need-based Scholarships. The annual income of their parents should not be more than Rs.2,00,000 per annum. The candidates who would be chosen for the reward of the scholarship will be given at Rs. 1250 per month for 18 months to Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate students and for a maximum period of 30 months or remaining duration of articleship whichever is less to Final candidates.

A total of 1000 scholarships are rewarded to candidates each year under this category: 600 for Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate and 400 for Final Course. Two scholarships are held each year for physically disabled candidates. For SC/ST/OBC class candidates, an additional price of Rs.100 per month will be paid on the assent of a certificate/ documentary evidence duly attested by a member of the Institute.

While choosing candidates the execution of their CPT/Foundation/ Graduation / Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate, as well as parents’ income is taken into concern. Physically disabled candidates or those who do not have any earning person in their family are given preference.

Over and above the whole of scholarships under this section, the children undergoing Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate or Final Course of the deceased members of ICAI where financial assistance is given to spouses of the deceased members from the Chartered Accountants Benevolent Fund (CABF) shall also be qualified for the scholarship.

The amount of scholarship is likely to be stopped in each category in case the beneficiary does not pass the Intermediate (IPC)/ Intermediate/Final Examination in the first two qualified chances.

FAQ’s On ICAI Scholarship

Question 1.
How can I get a scholarship from ICAI?

Answer: 

  • Step – 1: Visit the official ICAI website.
  • Step – 2: Click on ‘Scheme of Financial Assistance Scholarship to candidates of CA Course, the Year 2019-20 link’.
  • Step – 3: Click on the application.
  • Step – 4: Fill in all the needed information and recommend it from any Central Council Member.
  • Step – 5: Send the filled up application to the mentioned address in the official notification.

Question 2.
Where to submit the application?

Answer:
The appropriately completed Scholarship application form should approach to:

The Director,
Board of Studies,
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India,
ICAl BHAWAN, A-29, Sector – 62,
NOIDA- 201 309,

The form should be submitted before the last date i.e 31st March for April session and 30th September for October session as per the advertisement received at the ICAI Website and announced in the candidate’s Journal “The Chartered Accountant Student” in March and September respectively.

DST INSPIRE Scholarship Eligibility, Application, Selection Procedure

DST INSPIRE Scholarship

DST INSPIRE Scholarship: DST INSPIRE Scholarship for Higher Education is a scholarship course presented by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) which is regulated by the Government of India. It is a scholarship plan that appears under Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE), a flagship course of DST. Intended for exemplary students commencing bachelor’s and master’s courses in Natural and Basic Sciences, DST INSPIRE Scholarship grants 10,000 scholarships each year. Under this Scholarship, each selected student gets INR 80,000 yearly for seeking any subject of Natural or Basic Sciences.

DST INSPIRE Scholarship Rewards

Under the DST INSPIRE Scholarship, each selected student receives a scholarship amount of INR 80,000 per year for the course of Science and Technology and persevere research as a career. Students can avail of this scholarship benefits for a maximum time period of five years or till the end of the course. Let us know the reward amount available for eligible students.

Total Scholarship Amount Benefits
INR 80,000 per year The amount payable to chosen students is INR 60,000 per year
INR 20,000 as summer time attachment fee is paid to those students who undergo summer time research project

Note: All the selected students need to engage with summer research projects under the supervision of an active researcher in a recognised research center of India.

DST INSPIRE Scholarship Important Dates

The scholarship is declared each year during the mid of October and ends at the end of December. DST INSPIRE Scholarship for Higher Education 2019 has been published on the official website. Here are the tentative dates related to this scholarship.

Event Important Dates
Online application Commencement 1st November 2019
Online application procedure ends on 31st December 2019
Declaration of shortlisted students April/May 2020 (Extended)

Note: The dates mentioned above are tentative and subject to change on the choice of DST.

DST INSPIRE Scholarship – Eligibility Criteria

To apply for DST INSPIRE Scholarship, the student should have qualified class 12th and seeking courses in Natural Sciences at the B.Sc. or Integrated M.Sc. level. Here is the complete information about the eligibility guidelines of this scholarship.

  • The student should come under the age group of 17-22 years.
  • The student should be among the top one percent of the victorious students in terms of marks obtained by them in class 12th board exam.
  • The student should be registered in courses of Natural and Basic Sciences at the BSc, BS, and Integrated MSc/MS level in the same year of passing class 12.
  • The students who are among the top 10,000 rankers in Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) IIT, top 20,000 rankers of AIEEE and have cleared CBSE-Medical (AIPTM) and have chosen to study Natural/Basic Sciences are eligible.
  • The students who are admitted to Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER), National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Basic Sciences (DAE-CBS) at the University of Mumbai for seeking courses in Natural/Basic Sciences leading to B.Sc. and M.Sc. degree are also eligible.
  • The students who are scholars of KVPY (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojna), National Talent Search Examination (NTSE), Olympiad Medallists and Jagadish Bose National Science Talent Search (JBNSTS) and are seeking courses in Natural/Basic Sciences leading to B.Sc. and M.Sc. degree are eligible.

Subjects under DST INSPIRE Scholarship

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Statistics
  • Geology
  • Astrophysics
  • Astronomy
  • Electronics
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Biochemistry
  • Anthropology
  • Microbiology
  • Geophysics
  • Geochemistry
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Oceanic Sciences
  • Ecology
  • Marine Biology
  • Genetics
  • BioPhysics

DST INSPIRE Scholarship Application Process

The application forms for DST INSPIRE Scholarship for Higher Education are received online through the official website of the INSPIRE course. Below are the steps to be followed for the application procedure.

  • Students need to register first on the DST INSPIRE Scholarship portal. The students should enter their details such as name, gender, date of birth, email, password, eligibility norms and verification code for successful registration.
  • Students will receive the user ID and password on their designated email ID where they have to click on the activation link to activate their account.
  • Students should hold the scanned copies of all the needed documents as separate files before they start filling the application form.
  • Students should log in to the DST INSPIRE Scholarship portal using their username and password.
  • Now they should fill in all the items like personal details, enrolment data at B.Sc. and Integrated M.Sc. level, senior secondary educational details, national level competitive exam details, contact information in the scholarship application form.
  • Students also need to upload all the required documents during filling the application form.
    Students need to analyse the listed details before the submission of the form by clicking on the ‘Print Preview’ button.
  • Students should make sure that all the information and provided documents are accurate.
  • Now, click on the ‘Submit’ button.
  • After the final submission of the application, the student can take the print out of the application form for their reference.

Documents Required

  • Student ’s passport size photograph in JPEG format (File Size:50KB)
  • Community/caste certificate in case the student belongs to OBC/SC/ST category in PDF format (File size: 1MB)
  • Eligibility note or advisory note if provided by the State/Central Board in PDF format (File size: 1MB)
  • Class 12th mark sheet in PDF format (File size: 1MB)
  • Class 10th mark sheet or certificate (for proof of Date of Birth) in PDF format. (File size: 1MB)
  • Certificate specifying rank/award in JEE (Main)/ JEE (Advanced)/ NEET/ KVPY /JBNSTS/ NTSE / International
  • Olympic Medallists (if the student is eligible under this criterion) in PDF format. (File size: 1MB)
  • Approval Form signed by the Principal of the College/Director of the Institute/Registrar of the University in PDF format. (File size: 1MB)
  • First page of student ’s SBI bank passbook in PDF format. (File size: 1MB)

DST INSPIRE Scholarship Selection Process

  • All the scholarship application forms sent by the potential INSPIRE scholars are evaluated based on the designated eligibility criteria. Based on this evaluation, a list of shortlisted candidates is prepared.
  • The list of shortlisted scholars will be declared on the online portal of DST INSPIRE.
  • The elected scholars require to download their temporary offer letter from the online portal.
  • The shortlisted scholars also need to upload the required documents on the INSPIRE portal within the detailed timeline for further evidence.
  • The selected scholars will get their scholarship rewards straight into their State Bank of India (SBI) bank account through DBT (Direct Bank Transfer).

DST INSPIRE Scholarship Renewal

  • To continue with the DST INSPIRE Scholarship in the succeeding years, INSPIRE scholars have to fulfil the criteria specified below.
  • The scholars applying for renewal of scholarship need to score at least 60% marks or 7.0 GPA on a 10.0-point scale in the annual exams each year (or two semesters).
  • If the candidates fails to score the required marks in their B.Sc/BS/Int. M.Sc/Int. MS exam, the scholarship for that academic year will get dropped. The scholarship is continued in the next academic year if the student’s educational performance is satisfying.
  • Terms and Conditions
  • Students need to follow specific terms and conditions to apply for this scholarship.
  • DST INSPIRE scholarship is bestowed to students for five years, starting from the 1st year B.Sc., BS, Integrated
  • M.Sc/MS or until the course is completed by students (whichever comes earlier).
  • Students should submit a completely filled application form else the form will be rejected.
  • Subjects such as Engineering, Medicine, Military Science, Defence Studies, Home Science, Geography,
  • Economics, Agriculture, Psychology, Seed Technology, Anthropology, Education (including B.Sc.-B.Ed. dual
  • degree course), Biotechnology, Instrumentation, Information Technology, Physical Education, Computer Science, Computer application forms, Bioinformatics, courses in Distance Education mode at the Open
  • Universities and other professional courses are not supported under this scholarship.
  • The INSPIRE scholar should open a regular Savings Bank Account in any branch of the State Bank of India (SBI) only. The account should be in the name of the student and it should not be a joint account.
  • The shortlisted students should submit their year-wise performance report (signed by the Head of the Institution) and mark sheet of their BSc, BS, Int. MSc/MS course for the release of the scholarship. Head of the Institution refers to Vice-Chancellor/Registrar/Dean of Science in case of Universities and Principal/Vice-Principal/Proctor/Officer-in-Charge in case of colleges.
  • The Head of the Institution should mention in the performance report if the scholarship were continued or not in that academic year.
  • For the first time, the scholarship is released only after the approval of the performance report and mark sheet of 1st year B.Sc, BS, Int. M.Sc/MS. If the academic performance of the student is satisfactory, two years of scholarship, i.e., INR 1,20,000 is released during the student ’s 2nd year of B.Sc, BS, Int. M.Sc/MS.
  • Students availing any other scholarship from other sources are not eligible to receive this scholarship.

Frequently Asked Questions on DST INSPIRE Scholarship

Question 1.
Who is eligible to apply for the DST INSPIRE Scholarship?

Answer:
Candidates who come under the top one percent of class 12th examination of any State or Central Board and students who are seeking courses in Basic & Natural Sciences at the BSc, BS, and Int. MSc/MS level are eligible. The student should fall within the age group of 17 to 22 years.

Question 2.
How much is the scholarship amount disbursed each year among students?
Answer:
10,000 scholarships at the rate of INR 80,000 per student are disbursed each year.

Question 3.
When should a student apply for the DST INSPIRE Scholarship?

Answer:
The students should apply for DST INSPIRE Scholarship in the same year in which they have passed class 12th exam and have registered themselves in BSc, BS, Int. MSc/MS degrees, in Natural and Basic Sciences.