What is National Scholarship Portal?
National Scholarships Portal is an online website of Indian government to help students with a range of services including online application for national scholarship, receipt, processing, sanction and disbursal of different government scholarships. National Scholarships Portal has been launched under National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) to simplify the process of applying and availing scholarships for students.
Purpose of National Scholarship Portal
Benefits of National Scholarship Portal
The national scholarship portal not just simplify the process of scholarship, but offers a number of benefits for both, the applicants and the scholarship department of Indian government.
Eligibility Criteria for National Scholarship Scheme
Visit Eligibility Criteria Page and you can check the eligibility by selecting Domicile State, Course Level, Religion, Caste/Gender Category, Gender, and Parent Annual Income.
Guidelines for Registration on National Scholarship Portal
If students are applying first time then they need to register on the portal as fresh applicant by providing accurate information as mentioned on their documents in the Student Registration Form.
Documents to keep before initiating registration process on National Scholarship Portal
Mandatory fields in online application form on National Scholarship Portal
Below mentioned fields are the mandatory fields in online application form –
How to Register Online on National Scholarship Portal?
The process of registration for national scholarship is simple. Below is step-wise process to apply for student scholarship online -
Step: 1 – Visit the official website of National Scholarship portal.
Step: 2 – If you are a new user applying for scholarship for the first time, you need to "Register" yourself on the website as fresh applicant by submitting accurate and authenticated information in form as per the valid documents.
Step: 3 – Submit registration form with details mentioned in “Guidelines for Registration on National Scholarship Portal” section.
Step: 4 – After submitting the application, the default login id and password to log into NSP portal will be sent to the provided mobile number. In case the password is not received, you can use the “forgot password” option at login page.
Step: 5 – Once all steps are done, you can click on “Submit” button to complete or finish the registration process.
Step: 6 – On successfully completing the registration process, students will be provided with a Permanent ID. You need to keep the record of this ID as it will be used for further communication as well as to check the status of your application.
National Scholarship Renewal
Step 1 - You can login to your account AY: 2019-20 for renewal of your national scholarship using link: https://scholarships.gov.in/renewal/loginPage.action
Step 2 - Your application ID will remain same as your student registration ID to login using above link. Enter Application ID, Password and Captcha to Login to your account.
National Scholarship Scheme Allowance
|Type of Financial Assistance||Rate for hosteller||Rate for Day Scholar|
|Maintenance Allowance||Rs. 10,000/- Per Annum||Rs. 5000/- Per Annum|
|Course Fee||Rs. 20,000/- Per Annum||Rs. 20,000/- Per Annum|
|Total||Rs. 30,000/-||Rs. 25,000/-|
Important dates for National Scholarship Scheme 2019-20
Ministry of Minority Affairs
|Scheme||Scheme Closing Date||Defective Verification||Institute Verification|
|Pre Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities||Open till 31-10-2019||Open till 15-11-2019||Open till 15-11-2019|
|Post Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities||Open till 31-10-2019||Open till 15-11-2019||Open till 15-11-2019|
|Merit Cum Means Scholarship For Professional and Technical Courses CS||Open till 31-10-2019||Open till 15-11-2019||Open till 15-11-2019|
Check details of all schemes dates on https://scholarships.gov.in/
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