CBSE UDAAN Scholarship 2017 for Girls - eligibility, application, dates

CBSE UDAAN Scholarship 2017 for 1000 Girl Students (Class 11 & 12) preparation to Engg Colleges

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) invites application from girls students studying in KVs/JNVs/Government schools of any recognized Board in India/CBSE affiliated Private Schools to join

 

Central Board of University has invited an application form for Udaan Scholarship 2017 from all eligible and willing aspirants. All students who fullfill their the criteria must fill their Udaan Registration Form Online through the official link which is mention on this page

 

Special Features

Udaan is designed to provide a comprehensive platform to deserving girl students who aspire to pursue higher education in engineering and support them to prepare for the entrance examinations while studying in Classes XI and XII.

 

Programme of mentoring for selected 1000 girl students to compete for admission at Premier Engineering Colleges in India. Selection of students on merit basis

 

Free of cost comprehensive course in an online and offline format. The students will be provided tutorials, lectures and study material as well tablet / financial assistance for purchasing the tablet.

 

Periodic counseling to motivate students and parents

 

Financial assistance in the form of admission fee, tuition fee, and hostel charges shall be provided to those students who will be able to give minimum 75% attendance during Udaan classes and get admission into IITs/ NITs/ other centrally funded Engineering College/ Technical Institutes

 

Who can join the CBSE Udaan Programme for Girls 2017?

The programme is open to Indian citizens residing in India only. All girl students studying in classes XI only from KVs/ NVs/ other Govt. run schools affiliated to any Board in India are eligible to apply based on criteria given above.

 

The selection of the students will be based on merit and will be considered against the city option made by the candidate

 

Eligibility

Girl students currently enrolled in Class XI in PCM stream.

 

Minimum 70% marks in Class X overall and 80% marks in Science and Mathematics; for Boards, which follow CGPA, a minimum CGPA of 8 and a GPA of 9 in Science and Mathematics.

 

The annual family income should be less than 6 lakh per annum

 

Reservation as per JEE (Advanced)

i) OBC (NCL) - 27%, SC-15%, ST-7.5%

 

ii) PWD-3% of seats in every category

 

For Class XII students, a minimum of 75% marks in PCM in Class XI in addition to the Class X requirements

 

The selection of the students will be based on merit and will be considered against the city chosen by the candidate for the weekly virtual contact classes.

 

Preference will be given to girl students from economically disadvantaged background

 

Selection Criteria

i. The program is open for citizens of India residing in India only

 

ii. All girl students studying in classes XI only from KVs/ NVs/ other Government run Schools affiliated to any Board in India are eligible to apply based on criteria given above

 

iii. The selection of the students will be based on merit and will be considered against the city option made by the candidate for the weekly personal contact classes

 

iv. 1000 girl students enrolled in Class XI and XII in the current session will be selected; 500 girl students selected will be from Open category and 500 will belong to SC/ST/Backward Class

 

v) Preference will be given to girl students from financially weaker section where the combined family income should be less than INR 600000 per annum for General and Backward Class candidates

 

Application

All interested Girls who want to fill application form for UDAAN scheme they are required to apply online at the official website of CBSE which is www.cbse.nic.in or www.cbseacademic.in

 

You can also apply online at our website www.cbseacademic.in or submit a copy of the application to anyone of the CBSE City Coordinators in the list of cities given

 

You can call 011-23214737 or write to udaan.cbse@gmail.com for any queries. For more information regarding Udaan, you can visit www.cbseacademic.in

 

Important Dates

 

Date of Applying Online 18th July to 31st July 2017 extended to 7th August 2017

 

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

(UDAAN - A PROGRAM TO GIVE WINGS TO GIRL STUDENTS), (An Autonomous Organization under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India), Central Board of Secondary Education, Shiksha Sadan, 17 Rouse Avenue, New Delhi-110002, Website www.cbse.nic.in or www.cbseacademic.in

 

For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

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