Organisation : Welfare & Rehabilitation Board (WARB), Ministry of Home Affairs
Portal Name : National Scholarship Portal
Scholarship Name : Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme 2019-20
Applicable For : Wards Of States/UTs Police Personnel Martyred during Terror/Naxal Attacks
Applicable States/ UTs : All Over India
Application Last Date : 15-12-2019
Website/Apply Online : https://scholarships.gov.in/
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NSP Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme
Online Applications are invited for Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme for Wards Of States/UTs Police Personnel Martyred during Terror/Naxal Attacks for the year 2019-20.
Related : National Scholarships Portal : www.scholarships.net.in/national-scholarships-portal
From the academic session 2019-20, Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme has further been extended for the dependent wards of State Police Personnel who are martyred during Terrori Naxal attacks.
Number of Scholarship
Total 500 scholarships will be given to the wards of State Police Personnel who are martyred during Terror/ Naxal attacks in equal number to the Boys and Girls (i.e. 250 for boys and 250 for girls).
Dependent wards of State Police Personnel who are martyred during Terror/ Naxal attacks are eligible under this category subject to the following-
i) 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. in accordance with the guidelines as mentioned in Para-8 (B).
ii) Having minimum 60% marks in Minimum Entry Qualification (MEQ) i.e. 10+2/Diploma/Graduation or equivalent in case of new applicant. Or
For applicants applying under renewal category, it is mandatory to pass the each subsequent academic year of the professional courses being pursued by them with minimum 50% marks.
iii) A grace period of one year only for cases, where there is a delay on part of candidate for submission of application for renewal of scholarship may be entertained.
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 2019-20.
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 Wards Of States/UTs Police Personnel Martyred during Terror/Naxal Attacks.
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 on line under PMSS:
For Fresh Applicant under category mentioned in para 4(i) above :
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 Fresh Applicant under category mentioned in para 4(ii) above :
A certificate issued by the State Govt. concerned indicating thai the state police personnel was killed in terror/naxal violence is required to be uploaded. This is a mandatory requirement for applying scholarship under PMSS.
For Renewal :
Service Certificate to be issued by the H.O.O in case of serving personnel of category mentioned in para 4(1) above as per Annexure-A. For the applicants under category 4 (ii) above the certificate issued by the educational institution is sufficient.
Scheme Guidelines :
Amount of Scholarship
I. Rs. 3000/-per month for girls.
II. Rs. 2500/- per month for boys
Note : To be paid annually after selection @ Rs 36000/- to each girl & Rs 30000/ to each boy
** Last Date to complete your online application under Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For Wards Of States/UTs Police Personnel Martyred during Terror/Naxal Attacks is 15-12-2019.
** Defective Verification is Open till 31-12-2019
** Institute Verification is Open till 31-12-2019
Candidates can contact the Help Desk for resolution of the technical problems
Call : 0120 – 6619540
Mail : helpdesk-nsp [AT] gov.in