Students to register for Scholarship on National Scholarship Portal
NEW DELHI: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in a latest notification said that the online application for "Central Sector Scheme for Scholarship for College and university students" for the year 2018, first renewal for the year 2017, second renewal for the year 2016 and third renewal for 2015 is available on National Scholarship Portal (http://scholarships.gov.in). Interested parents, guardian or students may visit the National Scholarship Portal to apply for fresh & renewal of scholarship.
The last date for submission of online application form for renewal and fresh scholarship is October 31, 2018.
According to CBSE, "All the candidates are advised to apply online within the stipulated time and get their online applications verified by the institutions (if required show the original documents to institute) else the application would be treated as INVALID.
- Students who are above the 80th percentile of successful candidates in the relevant stream from a particular Board of Examination in Class XII.
- Pursuing a regular course
- Having a family income of less than Rs.6 lakh per annum
- Not receiving any other scholarship
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 are paid Rs. 20,000/- per annum in the 4th and 5th year.
For national scholarship registration, new candidates can click here.
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