This scholarship is being offered by the Department of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
Who can apply for this scholarship ?^The scholarship is applicable for students of class 9 and their continuation/renewal in class 10 to 12 for study in State Government/Government-aided/Local body schools. Students should have secured a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in class 8 exam (relaxable by 5% for SC/ST) The student shall have a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in class 7 examination for appearing in the selection test for the award of scholarship (relaxable by 5% for SC/ST)The family income should not be more than INR 1.50 Lac per annum,What are the benefits ?^A total of one lakh scholarships will be provided to students all over the country. The students selected for the scholarship program will be awarded an amount of INR 6000 per annum (INR 500 per month). The scholarship will be eligible for continuation/renewal from class 10 to 12.100% of the funds for this scholarship will be provided by the Central Government.,How can you apply ?^Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarsh