These scholarships were meant for UG & PG students who does not have sufficient financial support to meet their day to day expenses for to continue studies in India. Under this program Central Government Human Resources Development (HRD) Department helps 82000 students every year. This programs main object is to support bright students not to dropout from the studies. 50% of the scholarships are meant for only Girl students.
41000 scholarships are kept for Girls/Women and remaining 41000 are given to Boys / Men. For BTech students this scholarship is available for 4 years, and for MBBS it will be 5 years.
Under Graduation to Post Graduation available for 5 years. Whose application is approved will get Rs.10,000 per annum for first 3 years and Rs.20,000 per annum for 2 years for PG course.
Selection will be conducted as per the merit obtained in Inter / 10+2, schedule of reservations. Students should have good attendance and need to perform well in college exams during scholarship period.
18-25 years age all Indian students can avail this opportunity. 5413 scholarships are meant for CBSE curriculum. 577 are meant for ICSE curriculum. 3527 scholarships are given to Board of Intermediate students of Andhra Pradesh state, 2570 scholarships are given to Board of Intermediate students of Telangana state. These are distributed in the pattern of 3:2:1 ratio for Science, Commerce and Humanities.
Last date of application for online is 31st October, 2019.