National Girl Child Secondary Education Scholarship 2017-18

National Girl Child Secondary Education Scholarship Scheme 2017-18, Govt of India

National Girl Child Secondary Education Scholarship Scheme 2017-18 is organized by Government of India. It invites application for students studying in class 9 girl students belonging to SC/ST communities

 

The objective of this scheme is to establish an enabling environment to reduce the drop-outs and to promote the enrolment of girl children

 

The selected students will receive INR 3000 along with interest after passing class 10 and attaining age 18 years.

 

Eligibility

All girls belonging to SC/ST communities who pass class VIII and

 

All girls who pass VIII examination from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas (irrespective of whether they belong to SC/ST) and enrol in class IX in a State Government, Government-aided and Local Body schools

 

To be eligible for the benefit under the scheme, the girl should be unmarried and should be below 16 years of age (as on 31st March) on joining class IX

 

Application Procedure

The Application Performa has been made available to District Education Officers/Principals of the schools in hard copy

 

It can also be downloaded from National Scholarship Portal www.scholarship.gov.in by the District Education Officer; the performa can be filled up by the student/school in excel sheet

 

The information of all the students of a school will be compiled in excel sheet and verified by the Principal of the school, which will then be sent to District Education Officers either through mail or in CD and hard copy

 

The District Education Officer (DEO) will login with user ID and Password generated by the State Nodal Officer and sent on registered mobile number of DEO

 

Aadhaar Enrolment ID (EID) can be used in case Aadhaar number of the student is not available. However, Aadhaar seeded Bank Account number is to be provided latest by 31st October for making disbursement of scholarship

 

National Scheme of Incentive to Girls for Secondary Education (NSIGSE) falls within the category of pre-metric scholarship.

 

Important Dates

 

Deadline Application is 30th September 2017

 

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

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