National Overseas Scholarship

National Overseas Scholarship applications in the prescribed format are invited for 30 overseas scholarships and 5 passage grants from eligible candidates belonging to the following categories.

  1. Scheduled Castes
  2. Denotified Nomadic and semi – Nomadic Tribes
  3. Landless Agricultural Labourers and Traditional Artisans

National Overseas Scholarship Eligibility

Age :

Below 35 ( Thirty Five ) years, as on First day of the month of the Advertisement of the Scheme in the Employment News.

( a ) For Ph.D

  • First class or 60( sixty ) % marks or equivalent grade in relevant Masters Degree.
  • Preference would be given to the experienced candidates, especially to those who are on lien with their existing post and employer.

(b) For Masters’ Degree

  • First Class or 60 ( sixty ) % marks or equivalent grade in relevant Bachelors Degree.
  • Preference would be given to the experienced candidates, especially to those who are on lien with their existing post and employer.

National Overseas Scholarship Details

National Overseas Scholarship covers cost of fees etc. and other educational expenses including maintenance, contingency allowance, and travel expenses etc. for various courses in the specified field of study at Masters and Ph. D level only.

Specified Fields of Study

  • Engineering & Management  – 20 seats
  • Pure Sciences – 05
  • Agricultural Science & Medicine – 05

National Overseas Scholarship Application Procedure

1. Attested copies of the following documents must accompany with applications

2. Matriculation or other certificate as proof for date of birth

3. Caste certificate from competent authority

4. All Degrees / Diplomas / Certificate with mark sheets,

5. Income certificate in the prescribed format.

6. In case of Passage Grant additional information with a statement indicating :

  • Details of merit scholarship and the manner in which it has been obtained
  • Attested copy ofthe letter of the award.
  • National Overseas Scholarship applications should be complete in all respects and should be accompanied by all relevant documents.

7. National Overseas Scholarship applications, incomplete in any respect, are liable to be rejected.

National Overseas Scholarship application Deadline

National Overseas Scholarship applications should be sent at the following address within 45 days from the date of publication of this advertisement  in the Employment News.

Contact Details :
( Kanhaiya Lal )
Under Secretary to the Govt. of India
SCD – V Section,
Ministry of Social Justice and  Empowerment,
Department of Social Justice and Empowerment – Room No : 622, ‘A’ Wing,
Shastri Bhavan,
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Marg,  New Delhi – 110 001.
Website : www.socialjustice.nic.in

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