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Organisation : Department of Higher Education
Scholarship Name : NSP Central Sector Scheme Of Scholarship For College & University Students 2022
Applicable For : College and University Students
Last Date : 15th April 2022
Website : https://scholarships.gov.in/home
What is NSP Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship?
The “Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students” is implemented by the Department of Higher Education. The objective of the scheme is to provide financial assistance to the meritorious students, to meet a part of their day-to-day expenses while pursuing higher studies. Last date of scholarship application is 15th April 2022. Visit the official website of National Scholarship Portal (NSP) to apply online.
Related / Similar Scholarship : CBSE Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students CSSS 2023-24
Eligibility of Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship
NSP Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students is a merit-cum-means scholarship scheme.
** Students who are above 80th percentile of successful candidates in the relevant stream from a particular Board of Examination in Class XII
** Pursuing regular course (not correspondence or distance mode)
** Having family income of less than Rs.8 lakh per annum
** Not receiving any other scholarship and fee reimbursement of any kind
** Diploma students not eligible under the scheme
Rate of Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship
The rate of NSP Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship is Rs. 10000/- per annum at Graduation level for first three years of College and University courses and Rs. 20000/- per annum at Post-Graduation level. Students pursuing technical courses are paid Rs. 20,000/- per annum in the 4th and 5th year. Applicant has to apply for renewal scholarship on NSP every subsequent year. Students pursing B.Tech/BE would get 4 installment of scholarship only i.e Rs. 10000/- per annum for first three years and Rs. 20,000/- per annum in the 4th year
How To Apply For NSP Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship?
Class XII pass out students of the current Academic Year, who are above 80th percentile of the respective State Education Boards (SEBs) are eligible under the scheme and can apply on National Scholarship Portal (www.scholarship.gov.in), before the cut-off date. Physical application would not be accepted.
Renewal of Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship
Student will be eligible for the NSP Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for a total duration not exceeding 5 years. A Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship is renewable on year to year basis up to Post Graduate level in the same stream (except for the students pursuing technical courses leading to degree at graduation level).
FAQ On Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship
Frequently Asked Questions FAQ On NSP Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship
Which fields I can edit?
You can edit all details except the details entered in “Personal Details” tab. It may be noted that once you click on “Confirm and Submit” button your application will be forwarded to the next level and then you cannot edit further
Do I have to fill up the online application in one sitting?
No. You can fill the online application in many sittings, until you are satisfied that you have entered all desirable fields correctly. The software provides facility to save your application at every stage until you click on ‘Confirm & Submit’ button
What is UID number/Aadhaar Number?
UID number otherwise known as ‘Aadhaar’ number is Unique Identification Number given by Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). The Aadhaar Number should be seeded with the Bank Account in which Scholarship Amount is desired to be transferred. For this the concerned Bank may be contacted with a copy of the Aadhaar card
What is a Temporary ID?
Temporary ID (TID) is only a reference number provided to the applicants as a token of their registration in the online database.
How should I check the status of my application online?
You have to login under the option ‘Student Login’ by entering your Permanent ID and Password. After login, you will be able to view the option ‘Check Your Status’. Under this option you can check your online application status.
How do I know the name and address of the Nodal Officers my State Education Board/ CBSE/ CISCE?
The name and contact details of the Nodal Officer of the State Education Boards/ CBSE/ CISCE are available under the link of “Services”on the home page of National Scholarship Portal (NSP).
What is the Last Date of Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship?
Last Date of NSP Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship is 15th April 2022.