Department of Higher Education of MHRD invites online application for the Central Sector Scholarship Scheme for College and University Students.
NSP Portal is open for AY 2019-20 from 15th July 2019.
who apply for Central Sector Scholarship?
- Students who are above the 80th percentile of successful candidates in the relevant
stream from a particular Board of Examination in Class 12
- Pursuing a regular course
- Having a family income of less than Rs.8 lakh per annum
- Not receiving any other scholarship
The rate of scholarship is Rs. 10000/- per annum at Graduation level for the first three years of College and University courses and Rs. 20000/- per annum at the Post-Graduation level. Students pursuing professional courses are paid Rs. 20,000/- per annum in the 4th and 5th year.
- Bank Passbook for filling bank details
- Aadhaar card
- Class 12th mark sheet
- Parental income certificate
Scholarship announcement date: 15 July 2019
Scholarship closing date: 31 October 2019
Last date for defective verification: 15 November 2019
Last date for institute verification: 15 November 2019
Official Website: scholarships.gov.in
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National Scholarship Portal Registration:
Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship through following steps –
- Visit the homepage of the National Scholarship Portal and click on ‘New Registration‘.
- Read the guidelines carefully, select the undertaking and ‘Continue‘.
- Fill All Details.
- Click on the ‘Register’ button.
- The mobile number will be verified and an OTP will be generated.
- Now, log in using OTP and fill the form.
- An application ID and password will be generated. Use that for future references.
About National Scholarship Portal
National Scholarship Portal is a one-stop solution through which various services starting from student application, application receipt, processing, sanction and disbursal of various scholarships to Students are enabled. National Scholarships Portal is taken as Mission Mode Project under National e-Governance Plan (NeGP).
Central Sector Scholarship
Central Sector Scholarship Scheme for college and university is given by MHRD, Govt. of India to meritorious students who have passed Class 12. This scheme is also known as “Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students“.
Scholarship Applications for the Academic year 2018-19 is Open.
Scholarship Applications (Renewal) for the Academic year 2018-19 is Open.
Direct Link – https://scholarships.gov.in
Guidelines for Registration on National Scholarship Portal
Students applying for a scholarship for the first time need to “Register” on the portal as a fresh applicant by providing accurate and authenticated information as printed on their documents in “Student Registration Form.”
Before initiating the registration process, students are advised to keep their Educational and other documents such as Aadhar number, Enrollment number, Bank passbook, etc. in hand.
Students are advised to provide “Annual Family Income” as per the Income Certificate issued by a competent authority in their scholarship application.
Scholarship schemes are divided into four major categories. Students need to select the relevant category based on their class/course in which they are studying. These categories are detailed below:
Pre – Matric Scholarship Scheme – This scholarship scheme is for students studying from Class 1st to Class 10th.
Post – Matric Scholarship Scheme – This scholarship scheme is for students studying from Class 11th, 12th and above which includes Courses like ITI, B.SC, B. Com., B. Tech, Medical, etc.
Top Class Scholarship Scheme – This scholarship scheme is for students studying in Top Level colleges across India such as IITs and IIMs.
Merit cum Means (MCM) Scholarship Scheme – This scholarship scheme is for students doing Technical and Professional courses at graduation and post-graduation level.
Things to keep ready for National Scholarship Portal online application
- Name of Student
- Date of Birth (DOB)
- Mobile Number
- Email Id
- Identification Details – Aadhar Number, Bank Account