Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment invites applications for Top Class Education Scholarship Scheme 2021 for SC Students. The last date of application is 30 November 2021.
- The Scheme aims at recognizing and promoting quality education amongst students belonging to SCs, by providing full financial support. The Scheme will cover SC students for pursuing studies beyond 12th class.
- The Scheme will operate in all the institutions notified by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment for FY 2020-21 only, subject to extension of the Scheme beyond the indicated period.
- The scholarship, once awarded, will continue till the completion of the course, subject to satisfactory performance of the student.
Those SC students having total annual family income from all sources up to Rs. 8.00 lakh and having secured admission in a full-time prescribed course in any of the notified institutions according to the general selection criteria prescribed by the concerned institution, will be eligible for scholarship under the Scheme to the extent of the number of scholarships (slots) allocated to the institution for the
No. of Scholarships
The overall number of fresh scholarships would be capped at 4200. The enhanced number of slots are valid for 2020-21 only. These 4200 slots in the year 2020-21shall be distributed among types of institutions as per Annexure-1 of the Scheme.
The SC students, who secure admission in the notified institutions, will be awarded scholarship to meet the requirements for (i) full tuition fee and non-refundable charges (there will be a ceiling of Rs. 2.00 lakh per annum per student for private sector institutions and Rs. 3.72 lakhs per annum per student for the private sector flying clubs for Commercial Pilot Training and Type Rating Courses) (ii) living expenses to the beneficiary @ Rs. 3000/- per month per student (iii) books and stationery @ Rs. 5000/- per annum per student and (iv) a latest computer/laptop of reputed brand with accessories like UPS and printer limited to Rs. 45000/- per student as one time assistance during the course.
Interested candidates can click here for the application.
Click here to view the official notification of Top Class Education Scholarship Scheme 2021 for SC Students.
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