Scholarship Scheme

This is an initiative of the Department of School Education and Literacy, Government of India, for students enrolled in Class 9 in Government, Government-aided, and local body schools. Eligibility: Open to candidates who are enrolled in Class 9 in government, government-aided, and local body schools. Candidates must have secured at least 55% of marks or equivalent grade in the Class 8 exam (Note: Relaxable by 5% for SC/ST students) with an annual family income of less than ₹3.50 lakh from all sources. Prizes and rewards: ₹12,000 per annum Application: Online Deadline: September 30