Organisation : Welfare & Rehabilitation Board (WARB), Ministry of Home Affairs
Portal Name : National Scholarship Portal
Scholarship Name : Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For Central Armed Police Forces & Assam Rifles 2018-19
Applicable For : CAPFs & AR
Applicable States/ UTs : All Over India
Verification Date : 31/12/2018 (Date is Extended)
Application Deadline : 31-10-2018
Website/Apply Online : https://scholarships.gov.in/
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NSP Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme
Online applications are invited from the WARB, Ministry of Home Affairs for Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For Central Armed Police Forces & Assam Rifles 2018-19.
Related : National Scholarships Portal : www.scholarships.net.in/national-scholarships-portal
Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme (PMSS) to encourage higher technical & professional education for the dependent wards & widows of Central Armed Police Forces & Assam Rifles (CAPFs & AR) Personnel.
** Wards/widows of deceased CAPFs & AR personnel died in harness/election duty, wards of personnel disabled due to causes attributable to Government service and Wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel in receipt of Gallantry Awards.
Update : The verification dates have been extended for PMSS (WARB) till 31/12/2018 for both institution and WCs.
** Pursuing first professional degree programme in the field of Engineering, Medicine, Dental, Veterinary, BBA, BCA, B. Pharma, B.SC (Nursing, Agriculture, etc.), MBA and MCA etc
** Having minimum 60% marks in Minimum Entry Qualification (MEQ) i.e. 10+2/Diploma/Graduation or equivalent in case of new applicant.
Number of Scholarship
Total 2000 of Scholarship to be sanctioned equally for both girls & boys under PMSS. Shortfall in fresh cases shall not be adjusted from girls/boys, if applicants (Boys/Girls) are selected less than 1000.
How to Apply?
The scheme is apply through National Scholarship Portal (NSP). Just follow the below steps to apply for the Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme 2018-19.
Step 1 : Go to the official website of National Scholarship Portal through the URL provided above.
Step 2 : Then Select Central Schemes tab and Click on WARB, Ministry of Home Affairs link in the drop down list.
Step 3 : After that Click Apply link in the Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For Central Armed Police Forces & Assam Rifles
Step 4 : It will redirect to the Login Page. Enter your Application Id, Password and Captcha for Login.
Step 5 : After Login to your account select the Scholarship scheme and fill the required details to apply for the scholarship.
Step 6 : If you are a New User then Click on the Register link in the Login Page.
Step 7 : Enter all required details for registration to get your user id and password. After register your account you can Login and apply the scholarship.
Step 8 : After complete your application you will get a confirmation message to your registered email id & mobile number.
Following documents in the respective category are mandatorily required to be submitted/ uploaded by the applicant for applying under PMSS
For Fresh Applicant :
I) Service Certificate to be issued by the H.O.O in case of serving personnel as per Annexure- A.
II) Applicants are required to upload duly attested scanned copy of the Mark sheet MEQ i.e. XII/Diploma/Graduation or equivalent is mandatory along with following certificate which are applicable
a) PPO/Discharge Certificate/Book (Mandatory for category A to F)
b) Disability Certificate (Mandatory for category B & D)
c) Death Certificate (Mandatory for category A & C) d) Certificate of Gallantry award (Mandatory for category E)
For Renewal :
I) Service Certificate to be issued by the H.O.O in case of serving personnel as per Annexure-A
Order of Preference
|I)||Category-A||Wards/Widows of CAPFs & AR personnel killed in action.|
|II)||Category-B||Wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel disabled in action.|
|III)||Category-C||Wards/Widows of deceased CAPFs & AR personnel died for causes attributable to Government service including casualties during conduct of Election.|
|IV)||Category-D||Wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel disabled while in service with disability attributable to Government Service.|
|V)||Category-E||Wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel in receipt of Gallantry Awards.|
|VI)||Category-F||Wards of Ex- CAPFs & AR personnel (PBOR).|
|VII)||Category-G||Wards of serving CAPFs & AR personnel (PBOR) subject to availability of scholarship.|
Amount of Scholarship
I. Rs. 2250/-per month for girls. To be paid annually after selection.
II. Rs. 2000/- per month for boys
Note : To be paid annually after selection @ Rs 27000/- to each girl& Rs 24000/- to each boy
Letter from Honorable Prime Minister :
All applicants selected under new category will be given personal letters from Honorable Prime Minister in appropriate language.
Duration of Scholarship :
Upto five years (depending upon the duration of the course being pursued by the applicant and as approved by the respective regulatory body).
Last Date to complete your online application under Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For Central Armed Police Forces & Assam Rifles is 31-10-2018.
Candidates can contact the Help Desk for resolution of the technical problems
Call : 0120 – 6619540
Mail : helpdesk-nsp [AT] gov.in