INSPIRE Scholarship (SHE) 2016
Ministry and Department of Science and Technology is going to offer the INSPIRE Scholarship 2016. All the interested candidates can easily apply for it by visiting the official site of it. You can also fill the Application Form with the help of this page by following the few easy steps that we are going to provide on this page.
It offers 10,000 scholarships every year for undertaking Bachelor and Masters level education in the Natural & Basic sciences. The purpose of providing scholarship is to promote the Education by offering the financial assistance to the economically weaker candidates. The candidates who are going to apply must have passed class 12th.
Eligibility For INSPIRE Scholarship 2016
This scheme offers 10,000 scholarships every year @ Rs.80,000/- each for undertaking Bachelor and Masters level education in the Natural & Basic sciences, possessing any of the following criteria:
Students who happen to be among the top 1% in 12th standard at their respective Board Examinations and are pursuing courses in Natural and Basic sciences at the B.Sc. or Integrated M.Sc. levels. Courses are not included other than Natural and Basic sciences in the current scheme in view of the focus on research in Basic sciences.
Students who have secured in the Joint Entrance Examination of JEE-Advance top 10,000 ranks, JEE-Main (top 10,000 ranks) plus those clearing NEET (top 10,000 ranks), and who also opt to study Natural and Basic sciences in any academic institute or university leading to graduate and post-graduate degree, would be eligible for scholarship.
Students admitted to Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Basic Sciences (DAE-CBS) at the University of Mumbai or happen to be Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY), National Talent Search Examination (NTSE), Jagadish Bose National Science Talent Search (JBNSTS) scholars and Science Olympiad Medalists, opting to undertake courses in the Natural & Basic sciences leading to B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees are eligible for SHE scholarship.
Candidates who are going to apply for it must have an Age limit between 17-22 years.
Selection of the candidates for scholarship will be made on the basis of their-
- Eligibility Conditions
- Family Income
- Merit basis
|Document||Remarks||File Size- Maximum|
|Passport Size Photograph||Mandatory||50 kb|
|Community/Caste Certificate||only if the applicant belongs to OBC/SC/ST||1 MB|
|Eligibility Note/Advisory Note||Not Mandatory
If provided by the State/Central Board
|Class 10 Mark sheet||Mandatory- For Date of Birth Proof||1 MB|
|Class 12 Mark Sheet||Mandatory||1 MB|
|Certificate specifying Rank or Award in JEE (Main)/
JEE (Advanced)/ AIPMT/ KVPY / JBNSTS/ NTSE /
International Olympic Medalists
|Only if eligible under this criteria||1 MB|
|Endorsement Form signed by the Principal of the College/Director of the Institute/Registrar of the
How To Apply Online For INSPIRE Scholarship 2016
Following are the few steps which can help you in filling an online Application form for Scholarship:-
- Go to the official site that is scholarship.up.nic.in
- Select the ‘home’ option.
- Search for the appropriate link available on the home page.
- Select the link ‘apply’ available on the screen.
- Application form will appear.
- Download the Application form
- Take a print out of it.
- Fill the application form by giving all the required information.
- Attest all the documents which are required.
- Check all the filled details.
- Send the duly filled form to the given Address.
Department of Science & Technology,
Technology Bhavan, New Mehrauli Road,
New Delhi – 110016”
All the interested candidates can also visit on the official link so as to get the more information regarding the INSPIRE Scholarship 2016.
Also Check the official Website