PRIME MINISTER’S SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR CENTRAL ARMED POLICE FORCES & ASSAM RIFLES

PRIME MINISTER’S SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR CENTRAL ARMED POLICE FORCES & ASSAM RIFLES:- Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme is to encourage higher technical and professional education for the dependent ward and window of Central Armed Polices Forces (CAPFs) & Assam Rifles (AR) Personnel. Online application form is available for this scheme, for the comfort of applicants. Online applications are invited under Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme forwards/widows of deceased Central Armed Police Forces & Assam Rifles personnel died in harness/election duty. This scholarship was introduced from the academic year 2006-07. Here through this article, we are providing more information regarding the scheme which may help you to proceed.

Name of the Scholarship PRIME MINISTER’S SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR CENTRAL ARMED POLICE FORCES & ASSAM RIFLES
Sponsored By Central Government of India
Duration of Scholarship One to Five year
Date of application 31 December of every year
Date of Launch Academic Year 2006-07
Websites 1.       National Scholarship Portal (NSP)

2.       Welfare and Rehabilitation Board (WARB)

3.       Central Armed Police Forces & Assam Rifle ( CAPFs & AR)

4.       Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)

Number of Scholarship

Total numbers of scholarships are 2000 equally for both girls and boys.

Amount of Scholarship

  1. For Girls Rs. 2250/- per month
  2. For Boys Rs. 2000/- per month

After selection annually paid amount

  1. For girls Rs. 27000/- each girl annually
  2. For Boys Rs. 24000/- each boy annually

Eligibility Criteria

  • Wards/widows of deceased CAPFs & AR personnel died in harness/election duty.
  • Wards/widows of retired and serving CAPFs & AR Personnel. (Personnel below Officer Rank)
  • Pursuing first professional Degree program in the field of Engineering, Medicine. Dental, Veterinary.
  • Having minimum 60% marks in Minimum Entry Qualification (MEQ) for example 10+2/Diploma/Graduation or equivalent in the case of a 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
  • A grace period of 1 year only for cases, where there is a delay on part of candidate for submission of application for renewal of scholarship may be entertained

Documents Required

Here below we are providing you the name of documents which required for this scheme.

For Fresh Applicant

  • Service Certificate to be issued by the H.O.O in case of serving personnel in the Assigned format
  • Bonafide certificate to be issued by the Registrar/Dean/Principal of the College/ Institution / University in the Assigned format
  • A canceled leaflet of a blank crossed cheque and copy of the pass book clearly showing the account number and name of the account holder
  • The Applicants are required to upload the duly attested scanned copy of the 10th Marks Sheet and MEQ mandatorily along with the describe certificate which is applicable
  1. Certificate of passing 10th or equivalent examination for verification of date of birth
  2. Mark sheet of 12th/Diploma/Graduation or equivalent as per MEQ
  3. PPO/discharge certificate/book (mandatory for category A to F)
  4. Disability Certificate (mandatory for category B & D)
  5. Dependent Certificate (mandatory for category A to F)
  6. Death Certificate (mandatory for category A & C)
  7. Certificate of Gallantry award (mandatory for category)

For Renewal

  • Service Certificate to be issued by the H.O.O in case of serving personnel as per description
  • Bonafide certificate to be issued by the Registrar/Dean/Principal of the College/ Institution / University/ as per description
  • A canceled leaflet of a blank crossed cheque and copy of the pass book clearly showing the account number and name of the account holder
  • Applicants are required to upload scanned copy of Mark Sheet of the previous academic year passed duly attested by the Principal of respective college/ institute.

Application procedure

  • All the eligible candidates need to apply for this scheme through online portal which is National Scholarship Portal (NSP) i.e. scholarship.gov.in
  • In case you want to apply offline then the offline application may be accepted up to 15 January for the academic year.

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