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23rd Nationwide Education and Scholarship Test - NEST Junior 2020 Notification

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NEST Junior Scholarships 2020 - Applications are invited from Indian students of all schools/colleges of Class 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th (Science Stream only) and Diploma Engineering (1st and 2nd Year) for the award of several scholarships worth Rs.25000/- to Rs.50,000/- each.

Registrations are open now for NEST-JUNIOR SCHOLARSHIPS for class 09th, 10th, 11th, 12th (Sci.) & Diploma Engineering (1st & 2nd Yr.). Read on for more details on NEST Junior Scholarships 2020

 

NEST Junior Scholarships 2020 Important Dates

Last Date to Apply extended

30th June 2020

Date of Exam

26th July 2020 (Sunday)

 

Amount of Scholarship

NEST-JUNIOR-I Category

Rs. 35,000/- each to the top 10 scorers (with Rs. 75,000/- to Rank #1)

NEST-JUNIOR-II Category

Rs. 40,000/- each to the top 10 scorers (with Rs.1 lakh to Rank #1)

*In a Category / Group of Minimum 1000+ candidates all over India. Thereafter, there is at least one scholarship in every 200 candidates on average.

 

Eligibility Criteria for NEST Junior Scholarships 2020

Only those students, who are currently studying in Class IX, X, XI & XII (Science) and 1st & 2nd Year of Diploma Engineering are eligible to apply for NEST-Junior Scholarship Test-2020

NEST-JR I

Students whose appearing/ Passing out class 9th/ 10th in 2020

NEST-JR II

Students whose appearing/ Passing out class 11th/ 12th in 2020

Medium of Test

The medium of test is Simply English Language

Certificate

Certificate of Appreciation shall be awarded to all candidates who score aggregate of 40% and above of all the sections put together in the test.

 

NEST Junior Scholarships 2020 Application Process

Just follow the below steps to apply for the NEST Senior 2020.

Online Application

Step 1

Go to the official website of NEST through the URL http://www.nest.net.in/

Step 2

Click on the Application Form link and Select ‘Apply Online’ in the drop down list

Step 3

Read the instructions carefully and Click Proceed for Registration button available in the bottom of the page

Step 4

Fill the required fields to complete your Registration

Offline Application

Step 1

Go to the link below to Download the Application Form

Step 2

Fill up the application form correctly and paste your latest photograph in the space provided on it.

Step 3

Send your filled up application form attached with a DD in favour of SEMCI INDIA payable at MUMBAI at the following address SEMCI INDIA, B-1, Piccadilly Flats, 57-J, Clare Road, Byculla, Mumbai-400008

 

Participation Fee

NEST-I

Rs. 600/- (Rupees Six Hundred only). Thereafter, there is late fee of Rs.100/- and Rs. 200/-

NEST-II

Rs. 700/- (Rupees Seven Hundred only). Thereafter, there is late fee of Rs. 100/- and Rs. 200/-.

 

strong>Exam Pattern

Section

Subject

No. of Questions

Marks

I

NEST-I: Physics & Chemistry (or) NEST-II: Technical Aptitude - Choose any one Group A/B/C/D

50

50

II

Mathematics or Biology

50

50

III

Verbal Aptitude (English Language)

50

50

IV

Logical Thinking (Reasoning) & General Knowledge

50

50

Total

All sections/subjects in 2 hours

200

200

 

Syllabus for NEST Junior Scholarships 2020

NEST-Junior-I

General based on class 8th & 9th books as prescribed by the NCERT of India. However, it may also include questions based on class 6th & 7th.

NEST-Junior-II

 Generally based on SSC and HSC books as prescribed by the CBSE, ICSE and other State Boards in India. However, the main focus will be on class 10th and 11th books.

 

Test Centres

In all State Capitals and other major cities of India as given are

Agra

Ahmedabad

Allahabad

Amritsar

Aurangabad

Bangalore

Bhopal

Bhubaneshwar

Chandigarh

Chennai

Coimbatore

Cuttack

Dehradun

Delhi & NCR

Dhanbad

Durgapur

Ernakulam (Cochin)

Gangtok

Goa

Gorakhpur

Guwahati

Gwalior

Hubli

Hyderabad

Indore

Itanagar

Jabalpur

Jaipur

Jammu

Jamshedpur

Jhansi

Kanpur

Kolhapur

Kolkata

Kozhikode

Latur

Lucknow

Ludhiana

Madurai

Mangalore

Meerut

Mumbai and Suburbs

Mysore

Nagpur

Nashik

Nellore

Patna

Pondicherry

Pune

Rajahmundry

Rajkot

Ranchi

Rohtak

Rourkela

Shimla

Srinagar

Trichy

Trivandrum

Vadodara

Varanasi

Vijayawada

Visakhapatnam

 

 

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website