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INSPIRE Scholarship Online Form 2014 : 2015

Ministry of Science and Technology

Department of Science and Technology

Submission of Application for the

Scholarship for Higher Education (SHE)

A component of Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research INSPIRE

Important Dates:

Form Start : 01 August 2014

Last Date : 31 October 2014 at 05:00 PM

Eligibility Criteria:

The eligibility of candidates will be based on a) performance in Board Examinations within the cut-off threshold (top 1%) for each State or Central Board Examination in the year 2014 at Class XII level as listed in Table 1 and/ or b) performance in any of the specified Competitive Examinations within stipulated cut off ranks and recipient of various scholarships and medals (Table 2 & Table 3). The eligible candidate must be already enrolled into a valid degree level course in natural / basic sciences within the scope of INSPIRE Scholarship (Table 4) at any UGC recognized College or University or National Institute in India.

Application Fees:

NO Application Fees to Pay (Free Form)

All Category : General, OBC, SC, ST, Female

Important Document for Upload in Online Form:

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Category Certificate

High School Marksheet

Intermediate Marksheet

Rank Card for JEEMain / NEET or Other Exam Only if the candidate is eligible under this criteria

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Any other supporting documents

Value and Type of Support:

Each eligible candidate will receive scholarship valued at Rs.80000 annually. The cash value payable to the SHE scholarship holder is Rs.60000 per annum along with a summer time attachment fee of Rs.20000 which will be paid for undertaking summer time research project.

Duration of the Support:

Selected candidates will be supported for a maximum period of five years starting from 1st year course in B.Sc., B.Sc. (Hons), BS and integrated course leading to M.S. or M.Sc. or till completion of the course, whichever is earlier. Continuation of the scholarship for selected candidates is based on performance in the examinations conducted and certified by the institution imparting education.

Important Note:

After the On-line submission of application, the applicant must obtain a print out of the submitted application for his/her records. Please do not send the application or any other documents by Post

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