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SHILLONG | AUG 20, 2020:
Applications are invited from students who are permanent residents of Meghalaya for the Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University students (Fresh & Renewal) for the year 2020-21, to be awarded by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of Higher Education, Government of India (GOI).
Application forms for students are to be submitted online in the dedicated National Scholarship Portal (NSP) under URL: https://scholarships.gov.in.
a) The student should be an Indian National.
b) The Applicant should have passed in Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate Examination (HSSLC) 2020 conducted by MBOSE and be above 80th percentile of successful candidates in the relevant stream.
c) The renewal will depend on promotion to the next class provided the scholar secures 50% or more marks or equivalent Grade Point Average in aggregate for the two preceding semesters or of the annual examination which determines his/her promotion to the next class. Renewal is subject to discipline and maintenance of attendance of at least 75% by the scholar.
d) Pursuing a regular Course (not Correspondence or distance mode) from a recognised institution.
e) The income of both parents from all sources should not exceed ₹. 8.0 (Lakh) per annum.
GOI has opened the scheme on NSP from September 18, 2020, and the last date for submitting an online application is October 31, 2020.