Central Board of Secondary Education Scholarship
The objective of CBSE merit scholarship scheme is to provide scholarships to the meritorious Single Girl Students, who are the only child of their parents; and have passed the CBSE Class X Examination with 60% / 6.2 CGPA or more marks / grades and are continuing their further school education of Class XI and XII.
The scheme is aimed to recognize the efforts of the parents in promoting education among girls and to provide encouragement to meritorious students. As per the approval of the Competent Authority dated 23rd July, 2012, all children born together are Single Girl Child of their parents.
Allocation of scholarship
The number of scholarships for a particular year shall be variable and shall to awarded to all such “Single Girl Students” who have secured 60% / 6.2 CGPA or more marks / grades in the CBSE Class X Examination in that year.
CBSE Scholarship Eligibility criteria
The scholarship shall be given on the basis of merit list as stated above, from the result of CBSE Class X Examination. The eligibility criteria shall be as under :
All Single Girl Students, who have secured 60% / 6.2 CGPA or more marks / grades in CBSE Class X Examination and are studying Class XI & XII in School ( affiliated with CBSE ) whose tuition fee is not more than Rs. 1,500/- p.m. during the academic year, shall be considered for the purpose. In the next two years, the total enhancement in tuition fee in such school shall not be more than 10% of the tuition fee charged.
- NRI applicants of the Board are also eligible for the award. The tuition fee for the NRIs has been decided maximum of Rs. 6000/- per month.
- The scholarship shall be awarded to Indian Nationals only.
- The student must continue her school studies in Class XI and XII in school as stated above.
- Candidate who have passed CBSE Class X Examination in 2017 will be considered.
- A Scholar under the scheme while availing scholarship can enjoy other concession(s) given by the school in which she is studying other organization(s).
Duration of scholarship and its renewal
The Scholarship awarded shall be renewed for a period of one year i.e. successful completion of class XI. Renewal shall also depend on promotion to the next class provided the scholar secures 50% or more marks in aggregate in the examination which determines her promotion to next class.
The renewal / continuation of the scholarship, in cases where a scholar gives up the chosen course of study before its completion or if she changes the school or course of study shall be subject to prior approval of the Board. Good conduct and regularity in attendance are required for continuance of scholarship. The decision of the Board shall be final and binding in all such matters. A Scholarship once cancelled shall not be renewed under any circumstances.
Rate of Scholarships and mode of payment
The rate of scholarship shall be Rs. 500/- per month. A Scholarship awarded under the scheme shall be paid for a maximum period of two
years. Payment will be made through demand drafts / ECS.
CBSE Scholarship Application Form
How to Apply
- Candidate need to enter her roll number and certificate no. ( as printed on the class X grade sheet ) in order to submit the online application form.
- Enter all your particulars carefully and submit the form.
- Note down the Registration Number shown on the page. This will be used while uploading documents and also for all other future communications.
- Print the undertaking as provided in the “Guidelines Document” ( this document ), fill it, paste the photograph and get it attested from school.
- Prepare affidavit, as per format provided in the “Guidelines Document”.
- Scan the above two documents, ie Affidavit and Undertaking so as to create JPG image file of up to 1MB size.
- Go to “Upload Document” option and upload both the above documents.
- Go to print “Confirmation Page” option and generate the confirmation page.
- Send duly filled and signed confirmation page to “Scholarship Unit”, CBSE, Shiksha Kendra, 2 Community Centre, Delhi – 110092.
- In case of any query you may write to firstname.lastname@example.org
CBSE Scholarship Selection Procedure
- Student should have passed Class X Examination from the CBSE and secured 6.2 CGPA or more.
- Pursuing Class XI & XII from CBSE affiliated Schools.
- Student ( Girl ) should be ONLY CHILD of their parents.
- Original Affidavit duly attested by the First Class Judicial Magistrate / SDM / Executive Magistrate/Notary as per prescribed format available on the Board’s website. ( Photocopy of Affidavit will not be accepted ).
- Application form should be attested by the School Principal from where the student is pursuing Class XI after passing Class X from Board’s Examination.
- Tuition fee should not be more than Rs. 1500/- per month in Class X and 10% enhancement for Class XI & XII.
Jurisdiction of Courts / Tribunals
- A Scholarship once cancelled shall not be renewed under any circumstances.
- The decision of the Chairman of the Board shall be final and binding in all such matters.
- Any resultant dispute arising out of this scholarship scheme shall be subject to the sole jurisdiction of the court situated in Delhi / New Delhi only.