Ishan Uday Scholarship 2017-18The Ministry of Human Resources Development & University Grants Commission has finally released the notification for Ishan Uday Scholarship 2017-18 to promote higher education and to encourage children belonging to economically weaker North East Region (NER) section. Now candidates very keen for getting the studentship money reward to continue their study. Candidates you need to stay tuned to this page for getting the most detailed info in this regard.
The Ishan Uday Scholarship is the special scholarship scheme by Ministry of Human Resources and (UGC). It is the government organization with a provision to grant 10,000 scholarships to students from the Northeast whose parental income is below Rs. 4.5 lakhs per annum. The main objective of this Scholarship is to promote the higher education and to encourage the children belonging to economically weaker and also to provide equal opportunities for higher education in Northeast regions.
An amount of Rs.5400/- p.m. for General Degree courses and Rs. 7800/- p.m. for Technical & Professional courses (including Medical & Paramedical courses) will be given through Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT) to the beneficiary student.
Eligibility Criteria for Ishan Uday Scholarship 2017-18
- Applicants who want to apply for the Ishan Uday Scholarship they should have domicile of NER and have passed Class XII or equivalent exam from a school situated within NER through any recognized Board of Education, including Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE), National institute of open Schooling (NIOS) within NER only,
- and have secured admission in general degree course, technical and professional courses including medical and para-medical courses (Integrated courses included) in Universities/Colleges/ Institutions recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) of UGC Act, within and outside the States of NER.
- For availing scholarship under this scheme, the income of the parents of the student should not exceed Rs.4.5 lakh per annum.
How to apply for Ishan Uday Scholarship 2017-18
Firstly candidate goes to the official website “www.ugc.ac.in”. Read the important instruction given on the web page. Check and open the online application form link. Enter the necessary details in the application form. Upload the required documents. Submit the complete application form. Save the application number for further use. Take the print out the hard copy.
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