National Scholarship Portal (NSP) 2021: Registration, Login & Status

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The Government of India provides scholarships to all those students who are not able to finance their education. For this purpose, the government has launched a National Scholarship Portal. Through this article, we are going to tell you all the important information regarding the National scholarship portal like what is the National Scholarship Portal? its objective, benefits, features, eligibility criteria, application procedure, etc. So if you are interested to grab every single detail regarding the National scholarship portal then you are requested to read this article very carefully till the end.

National Scholarship Scheme- NSP

Through the National scholarship portal, the students can apply for various scholarship schemes offered by the central and state government. This portal has been launched by the Ministry of Electronics and Information technology, Government of India. Through this portal, the beneficiaries can even check their application status. If you want to get a scholarship offered by the government then you have to apply online on the National Scholarship Portal by following the procedure given by us. Fresh applications are also being accepted from 21st August 2020. The students are now not required to visit government offices in order to apply for scholarships. They just have to go to the official website and apply for a scholarship.

National scholarship Last Date Extended

To encourage education the government provides scholarships to all eligible students. This scholarship is provided every year. For the year 2021, the last date to apply for a scholarship has been extended by the government. The higher education director of the state has issued a notification to all the schools, colleges, universities. In this notification, he has asked all the educational institutions to ensure that all the eligible students apply for the scholarship before the last date. All the school students for level 1.1 and level 1.2 can apply for scholarships till 31st December 2020. The last date of the first phase verification is 31st January 2021 and the last date of 2nd phase verification is 28 February 2021. All the minority students who wish to apply for the scholarship on pre metric, post matriculation, and merit basis will have to apply before 31st December 2020

Schemes of National Scholarship Portal (NSP) 2021

Central schemes

  • Ministry of Minority Affairs
    • Pre Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities
    • Post Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities
    • Merit Cum Means Scholarship For Professional and Technical Courses CS
  • Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
    • Pre-matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
    • Post-matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
    • Scholarships for Top Class Education for students with disabilities.
  • Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment
    • Top Class Education Scheme for SC Students
  • Ministry of Labour & Employment
    • Financial Assistance for Education of the Wards of Beedi/Cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers – Post-Matric
    • Financial Assistance for Education of the Wards of Beedi/Cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers – Pre-Matric
    • Aam Aadmi Bima Yojna Scholarship for Andhra Pradesh
  • Ministry of Tribal Affairs
    • National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST Students – Scholarship (Formally Top Class Education for Schedule Tribe Students) – only for scholarships
  • Department of School Education & Literacy
    • National Scheme of Incentive to Girls for Secondary Education(NSIGSE)
    • National Means Cum Merit Scholarship
  • Department of Higher Education
    • CENTRAL SECTOR SCHEME OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY STUDENTS
  • WARB, Ministry of Home Affairs
    • Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For Central Armed Police Forces And Assam Rifles
    • PRIME MINISTER’S SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FORWARDS OF STATES/UTs POLICE PERSONNEL MARTYRED DURING TERROR/NAXAL ATTACKS
  • RPF/RPSF, Ministry of Railway
    • Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For RPF/RPSF

Key Points of National Scholarship Portal (NSP)

Name of the portal National Scholarship Portal
Launched by Central Government of India
Ministry Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India
Beneficiaries Students
Start Date Of Scholarship July 2021
Last Date To Apply Not Announced Soon
Benefits Scholarship Benefits
Mode of application Online
Official website https://scholarships.gov.in/

UGC- Schemes (University Grant Commission)

University Grants Commission (UGC) is the Apex body for the higher education system in India. University Grants Commission is also hosting some of its scholarships on the national scholarship portal. These scholarships will provide financial support to the students of college and university. The application procedure for NSP UGC Scholarship has started and the last date to apply for the scholarship is 5th February 2021 (Extended). You are required to read this article to grab all the information regarding NSP UGC scholarship 2020.

UGC Scholarship Application Deadline Extended

UGC has extended the deadline of the online application procedure for the scholarship. All those students who have still not applied or renewed their application can be able to do so. The last date to apply for UGC scholarship on national scholarship portal is 20 January 2021 and the last date for the student verification by the institute has also been extended. Now the new date for verification is 5 February 2021. The application process on the national scholarship portal has started from 1st September 2020. For Indira Gandhi PG scholarship for the single girl child, university rank holder PG scholarship, North eastern region Ishan Uday special scheme, SC/ ST professional course PG scheme applications are still open. All the students who are interested to get a scholarship are required to fill the application form as soon as possible.

Schedule Of Central Sector Scheme

Ministry Of Minority Affairs

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Pre Matric Scholarship scheme for minorities 15th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Post Matric Scholarship scheme for minorities 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Merit cum means scholarship for professional and Technical courses 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Begum Hazrat Mahal National scholarship 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Department Of Empowerment Of Persons With Disability

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Pre matric scholarship for students with disability 15th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Post matric scholarship for students with disability 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Scholarship for top class education for students with disability 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Ministry Of Social Justice And Empowerment

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Top class education scheme for SC student 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Ministry Of Labour And Employment

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Financial assistance for education of the wards of beedi/cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers- Post matric 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Financial assistance for education of beedi/cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers- pre matric 15th November 2021 15th December 2021 15 December 2021

Ministry Of Tribal Affairs

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
National fellowship and scholarship for higher education of St student scholarship 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Department Of School Education And Literacy

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
National means cum merit scholarship 15 November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Department Of Higher Education

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Central sector scheme for scholarship for college and university students 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Warb, Ministry Of Home Affairs

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Prime Minister scholarship scheme for Central armed police forces and Assam rifles 15th October 2021 31st October 2021 31st October 2021
Prime Minister scholarship scheme for wards of state and union territory police personnel martyred during Terror or naxal attack 15th October 2021 31st October 2021 31st October 2021

RPF/RPSF, Ministry Of Railway

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Prime Minister scholarship scheme for RPF/RPSF 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

North Eastern Council (Nec), Doner

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Financial support to the students of NER for higher professional courses 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Schedule For UGC/AICTE Schemes

University Grants Commission- MHRD

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Ishan Uday-special scholarship scheme for North eastern region 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
PG Indira Gandhi scholarship for single girl child 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
PG scholarship for university rank holders 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
PG scholarship scheme for SC ST students for pursuing professional courses 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

All India Council For Technical Education

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Pragati scholarship scheme for girl students (technical degree) 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Pragati scholarship scheme for girl student (technical diploma) 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Saksham scholarship for specially abled student (technical degree) 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Saksham scholarship scheme for specially abled student (technical diploma) 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Swanath scholarship scheme (technical diploma) 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Swanath scholarship scheme (technical degree) 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Schedule Of State Scholarship Schemes

Assam

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Pre matric scholarship for SC student Assam class 9th and 10th 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Post matric scholarship for SC students Assam 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Pre matric scholarship for OBC students Assam 20th November 2021 28th November 2021 30th November 2021
Pre Matric Scholarship to St students Assam class 9th and 10th 20th November 2021 28th November 2021 30th November 2021
Post Matric Scholarship to OBC students Assam 20th November 2021 28th November 2021 30th November 2021
Post Matric Scholarship to St students Assam 20th November 2021 28th November 2021 30th November 2021

Arunachal Pradesh

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Umbrella scheme for education of St student pre matric scholarship class 9th and 10th for St student Arunachal Pradesh 31st December 2021 25th January 2021 25th January 2021
Umbrella scheme for education of St children post matric scholarship for St students Arunachal Pradesh 15th October 2021 25th October 2021 25th October 2021
Scheme for award of stipend to the schedule tribe student of Arunachal Pradesh 15th October 2021 25th October 2021 25th October 2021
APST Medical and paramedical stipend Arunachal Pradesh 31st January 2021 28th February 2021 28th February 2021

Andaman and Nicobar

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Centrally sponsored pre-matric scholarship scheme for St students class 9th and 10th 30th November 2021 31st December 2021 31st December 2021
Centrally sponsored Post Matric Scholarship scheme for St student 30th November 2021 31st December 2021 31st December 2021
Dr Ambedkar post matric scholarship for economically backward class students 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Grant additional scholarship to OBC students for pursuing higher studies after class 10th 31st October 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Pre Matric Scholarship scheme to OBC student 31st October 2021 30th November 2021 30th November 2021
Post Matric Scholarship scheme to OBC student 31st October 2021 30th November 2021 30th November 2021
Grant of additional scholarship to St student for pursuing higher education 31st October 2021 30th November 2021 30th November 2021

Chandigarh

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Post matric scholarship for SC student 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Post matric scholarship for transgender student 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Post matric scholarship for OBC student 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Dr Ambedkar post matric scholarship for economically backward class students 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Pre Matric Scholarship scheme for SC student of class 9th and 10th 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Pre Matric Scholarship to OBC student class 1st to 10th Not available Not available Not available

Dadra Nagar haveli and Daman and Diu

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Pre Matric Scholarship to OBC student 15th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Pre Matric Scholarship to sc student 15th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Pre Matric Scholarship to St students 30th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Post Matric Scholarship to St student 30th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Post Matric Scholarship to OBC student 15th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Post Matric Scholarship to sc student 15th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Goa

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Centrally sponsored scheme of Pre matric scholarship for needy St student 31st October 2021 30th November 2021 30th November 2021
Centrally sponsored scheme of post matric scholarship for St students 31st October 2021 30th November 2021 30th November 2021

Himachal Pradesh

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Centrally sponsored Post Matric Scholarship scheme for SC student 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Centrally sponsored Post Matric Scholarship scheme for St student 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Centrally sponsored Post Matric Scholarship scheme for OBC student 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Centrally sponsored pre-matric scholarship scheme for St student 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Centrally sponsored pre Matric Scholarship scheme for SC student 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Centrally sponsored pre Matric Scholarship scheme for OBC student 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Dr Ambedkar Post Matric Scholarship scheme for economically backward class student 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Mukhymantri protsahan Yojana 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Maharishi Valmiki chhatravriti Yojana 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Integrated rural development programme 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Kalpana Chawla chatravriti yojna 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Indira Gandhi utkrisht chhatravriti Yojana 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Thakur Sen Negi utkrisht chhatravriti Yojana 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Swami Vivekananda utkrisht chhatravriti Yojana 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Dr Ambedkar medhavi chatravriti yojna for SC student 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Dr Ambedkar medhavi Chhatravriti Yojana for OBC student 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Sainik School sujanpur tihra scholarship 30th October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021

Jammu Kashmir

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Post Matric Scholarship to St student 31st October 2021 5th November 2021 5th November 2021

Union territory of Ladakh

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Centrally sponsored scheme of pre-matric scholarship for St students class 9th and 10th 15th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021
Centrally sponsored scheme of post matric scholarship for ST student 30th November 2021 15th December 2021 15th December 2021

Lakshadweep

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Lakshadweep scholarship scheme 31st May 2021 31st May 2021 31st May 2021

Manipur

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Pre Matric Scholarship to St students 31st October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Post matric scholarship for St student 31st October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Centrally sponsored post matric scholarship for SC student 15th October 2021 31st October 2021 31st October 2021
Centrally sponsored post matric scholarship for OBC student 15th October 2021 31st October 2021 31st October 2021
Dr Ambedkar centrally sponsored post matric scholarship for EBC student 15th October 2021 31st October 2021 31st October 2021
Centrally sponsored pre-matric scholarship for SC student class 9th and 10th 15th October 2021 31st October 2021 31st October 2021
Centrally sponsored pre-matric scholarship for OBC student 15th October 2021 31st October 2021 31st October 2021

Meghalaya

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Umbrella scheme for the education of St children pre-matric scholarship class 9th and 10th 6th December 2021 24th January 2022 24th January 2022
Umbrella scheme for education of St children post matric scholarship 6th December 2021 24th January 2022 24th January 2022

Puducherry

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Centrally sponsored scheme for pre-matric scholarship for SC student Puducherry class 9th and 10th 15th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Centrally sponsored scheme of post matric scholarship for SC student 15th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Centrally sponsored scheme of Pre matric scholarship for needy St student class 9th and 10th 15th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Centrally sponsored scheme of post matric scholarship for St student 15th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Centrally sponsored scheme of Pre Matric Scholarship to OBC student 15th November 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Centrally sponsored scheme of post matric scholarship to OBC student 15th November 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Pre matric scholarship for SC student class 6 to class 10th 15th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Grant of ad hoc married grand to SC student 15th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Retention scholarship to sc girls student 15th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Opportunity cost to parents of SC girl student 15th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021
Stipend to sc trainers in Government ITI 15th October 2021 30th October 2021 30th October 2021

Tripura

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Pre Matric St scholarship scheme 30th November 2021 31st December 2021 31st December 2021
Post matric St scholarship scheme 30th November 2021 31st December 2021 31st December 2021
Post matric scholarship for SC student 31st October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Post matric scholarship for OBC student 31st January 2022 5th February 2022 5th February 2022
Dr BR Ambedkar post matric scholarship for economically backward classes 15 February 2021 15th March 2021 15th March 2021
Pre Matric SC cleaning and health hazard 31st October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Pre Matric SC Tripura class 9th and 10th 31st October 2021 15th November 2021 15th November 2021
Mukhymantri Yuba yogayog Yojana 30th June 2020 30th June 2020 30th June 2020

Uttarakhand

Particulars Scheme closing date Defective verification Institute verification
Pre Matric Scholarship scheme for minority state sector 10th February 2021 15 February 2021 15 February 2021
Post matric scholarship for EBC students Uttarakhand 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021
Pre-matric disability scholarship Uttarakhand state sector 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021
Pre matric scholarship for SC students Uttarakhand state sector 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021
Pre matric scholarship for St students Uttarakhand state sector 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021
Pre matric scholarship for OBC student state and Central sector 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021
Pre matric scholarship for SC student Uttarakhand Central sector 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021
Pre matric scholarship for St students Central sector 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021
Post matric scholarship for St students Uttarakhand 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021
Post matric scholarship for SC student Uttarakhand 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021
Post matric scholarship for OBC students Uttarakhand 30th September 2021 30th September 2021 30th September 2021

Number of UGC Scholarships

Name of Scholarship Number of Scholarships Award Details
Ishan Uday special scholarship scheme for NER 10,000 Rs 5,400 per month to students pursuing general degree courses Rs 7,800 per month to students pursuing technical/ professional/ medical courses
PG Indira Gandhi scholarship for single girl child 3,000 Rs 36,200 per annum for two years
PG scholarship for university rank holders 3,000 Rs 3,100 per month for two years
PG scholarship scheme for SC/ST students for professional courses 1,000 Rs 7,800 per month for a period of 2 years for ME/MTech students Rs 4,500 per month for a period of 2 years for other professional courses

Award details of national scholarship

Scholarship Name Award Detail
Kishore vaigyanik protsahan Yojana Up to Rs 7000 per month and contingency grant upto Rs 28000 per annum
PG scholarship scheme for SC/ST student for professional courses For ME/M.Tech- Rs 7800 per month for 2 yearsFor other professional courses- Rs 4500 per month for 2 years
PG scholarship for university rank holders Rs 3100 per month for 2 years
PG Indira Gandhi scholarship for single girl child Rs 36200 per annum for 2 years
Prime minister scholarship scheme for RPF/RPSF Rs 2250 per month for girls and Rs 2000 per month for boys
Prime Minister’s scholarship scheme Rs 3000 per month for female students and Rs 2500 per month to male students
Central sector scheme for scholarship for college and university students Upto Rs 20000 per annum
AICTE Pragati scholarship for girls Upto Rs 50000 per annum and other benefits
AICTE saksham scholarship scheme Upto Rs 50000 per annum and other benefits
National means cum merit scholarship Upto Rs 12000 per annum
National fellowship and scholarship for higher education of ST student Up to Rs 28000 per month and other benefits
Financial assistance of education of the wards of beedi/Cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers- Pre- Matric Up to Rs 1840
Financial assistance of education of the wards of beedi/Cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers- Post- Matric Up to Rs 15000
Top-class education for SC student Full tuition fees and other allowance
Scholarships for top class education for students with disabilities Up to Rs 2 lakh per annum and other benefits
Post matric scholarship for students with disabilities Maintenance allowance, book grant, and disability allowance
Pre matric scholarship for students with disabilities Maintenance allowance, book grant, and disability allowance
Merit cum means scholarship for professional and technical courses Course fees up to Rs 20000 per annum and maintenance allowance
Post matric Scholarship scheme for minorities Admission fees, tuition fees, and maintenance allowance
Pre matric Scholarship scheme for minorities Admission fees, tuition fees, and maintenance allowance

Eligibility Criteria For Ishan Uday Special Scholarship Scheme

  • The applicant must belong to domiciles of North Eastern states including Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura and Nagaland ( for Ishan Uday special scholarship scheme only)
  • The applicant must be single girl child in the family (twin daughters can also apply) (only for PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship for single girl child)
  • An applicant’s age should be less than 30 years
  • The family income of the applicant must be less than 4.5 lakh
  • The applicant must have taken admission in the first year of any degree course(Ishan Uday scholarship). The applicant must have taken admission in the first year of the regular master degree program (PG Indira Gandhi scholarship)

Eligibility Criteria For PG Scholarship For University Rank Holders

  • The applicant must be a rank holder in their graduation exam (for PG scholarship for university rank holders)
  • The applicant must belong to SC/ST category (for PG scholarship scheme for SC/ST students)
  • An applicant must be pursuing the first year of post-graduation studies
  • The applicant must have secured 60% marks in graduation (for PG scholarship for university rank holders)
  • The maximum age limit of the applicant is 30 years

State NSP Scholarship Schemes

Assam

  • PRE-MATRIC
    SCHOLARSHIP TO THE CHILDREN OF THOSE ENGAGED IN OCCUPATIONS INVOLVING CLEANING
    AND PRONE TO HEALTH HAZARDS – ASSAM

    • PRE-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR SC STUDENTS (CLASS IX AND X) – ASSAM
    • POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR SC STUDENTS – ASSAM
    • PRE MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP TO OBC STUDENTS –ASSAM
    • PRE-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP TO ST STUDENTS –ASSAM
    • PRE MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP TO ST STUDENTS (CLASS IX AND X) – ASSAM
    • POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP TO OBC STUDENTS – ASSAM
    • POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP TO ST STUDENTS – ASSAM

Chandigarh

  • POST MATRIC
    SCHOLARSHIP FOR SC STUDENTS-CHANDIGARH

    • POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR TRANSGENDER STUDENTS-CHANDIGARH
    • POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR OBC STUDENTS-CHANDIGARH
    • DR.AMBEDKAR POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR ECONOMICALLY BACKWARD CLASS STUDENTS-CHANDIGARH
    • PRE-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR SC STUDENTS OF CLASS IX AND X-CHANDIGARH

Bihar

  • BC-EBC POST MATRIC
    SCHOLARSHIP-BIHAR

    • ST-POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP –BIHAR
    • SC POST-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP -BIHAR

Uttarakhand

  • Pre-Matric
    Scholarship Scheme for Minority (100 percent State Sector)-Uttarakhand

    • Post Matric Scholarship for EBC Students-Uttarakhand
    • Pre-Matric Disability Scholarship (State Sector)-Uttarakhand
    • Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC Students (State Sector)-Uttarakhand
    • Pre-Matric Scholarship for ST Students (State Sector)-Uttarakhand
    • Pre-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students (State Sector 50% and Central Sector 50%)-Uttarakhand
    • Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC Students (Center Sector)-Uttarakhand
    • Pre-Matric Scholarship for ST Students (Center Sector)-Uttarakhand
    • Post-Matric Scholarship for ST Students-Uttarakhand
    • Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students-Uttarakhand
    • Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students-Uttarakhand

Tripura

  • DR.AMBEDKAR POST
    MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR ECONOMICALLY BACKWARD CLASSES (EBC)(SECONDARY
    EDUCATION)-TRIPURA

    • PRE-MATRIC ST SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES
    • POST-MATRIC ST SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES
    • POST-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR SC STUDENTS TRIPURA
    • POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR OBC STUDENTS TRIPURA
    • Dr. B.R. AMBEDKAR POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR ECONOMICALLY BACKWARD CLASSES (EBC). – TRIPURA
    • NEC Merit Scholarship Tripura
    • PRE MATRIC SC CLEANING AND HEALTH HAZARD –TRIPURA
    • PRE MATRIC SC (CLASS IX AND X)-TRIPURA

Karnataka

  • POST MATRIC
    SCHOLARSHIP(PMS) FOR ST STUDENTS – KARNATAKA

    • CENTRALLY SPONSORED SCHEME OF PRE-MATRIC(IX & X) SCHOLARSHIP FOR SCHEDULED TRIBE STUDENTS-KARNATAKA

Meghalaya

  • UMBRELLA SCHEME FOR
    EDUCATION OF ST CHILDREN – PRE-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP (CLASS IX & X) FOR ST
    STUDENTS – MEGHALAYA

    • UMBRELLA SCHEME FOR EDUCATION OF ST CHILDREN – POST-MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP (PMS) FOR ST STUDENTS – MEGHALAYA

Arunachal Pradesh

  • Umbrella Scheme for Education
    of ST Students-Pre Matric Scholarship (Class IX & X) for ST Students
    Arunachal Pradesh

    • Umbrella Scheme for Education of ST Children -Post Matric Scholarship (PMS) for ST Students Arunachal Pradesh
    • Scheme for Award of Stipend to the schedule tribe students of Arunachal Pradesh

Jammu Kashmir

  • POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP TO ST STUDENTS -JAMMU AND KASHMIR

Dadra and Nagar Haveli

  • PRE MATRIC
    SCHOLARSHIP TO OBC STUDENTS-DADRA NAGAR HAVELI

    • PRE MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP TO SC STUDENTS-DADRA NAGAR HAVELI
    • PRE MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP TO ST STUDENTS-DADRA NAGAR HAVELI

Himachal Pradesh

  • CENTRALLY SPONSORED
    POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR SC STUDENTS-HIMACHAL PRADESH

    • CENTRALLY SPONSORED POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR ST STUDENTS-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • CENTRALLY SPONSORED POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR OBC STUDENTS-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • CENTRALLY SPONSORED PRE MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR ST STUDENTS-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • CENTRALLY SPONSORED PRE MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR SC STUDENTS-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • CENTRALLY SPONSORED PRE MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR OBC STUDENTS-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • DR.AMBEDKAR POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR ECONOMICALLY BACKWARD CLASS STUDENTS-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • MUKHYA MANTRI PROTSAHAN YOJANA-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • MAHARISHI BALMIKI CHATRAVRITI YOJANA-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • INTEGRATED RURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM(IRDP)-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • KALPANA CHAWLA CHATRAVRITI YOJANA-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • INDIRA GANDHI UTKRISHT CHATRAVRITI YOJANA -HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • THAKUR SEN NEGI UTKRISHT CHATRAVRITI YOJANA -HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • SWAMI VIVEKANAND UTKRISHT CHARAVRITI YOJANA-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • DR.AMBEDKAR MEDHAVI CHATRAVRITI YOJANA FOR SC STUDENTS-HIMACHAL PRADESH
    • DR.AMBEDKAR MEDHAVI CHATRAVRITI YOJANA FOR OBC STUDENTS-HIMACHAL PRADESH

Manipur

  • Pre-Matric Scholarship for ST students (For Class IX and X)-Manipur
    • Post Matric Scholarship for ST students-Manipur

Objective of NSP Scholarship

The main objective of NSP Scholarship 2020 is

  • To ensure the distribution of the scholarships will be done timely to the students.
  • Now To make an application procedure easier for the students
  • To make a common platform for Central and State Governments scholarship plans
  • For no duplication in the processing and creating a learner’s database.

Benefits of NSP 2.0

  • Information about all the scholarship in one portal
  • Easy application procedure
  • Single integrated application
  • Suggest for the students about the best scholarship scheme to apply
  • No double applications
  • Transparent records.
  • Up to date data available
  • Help as a decision support system (DSS) for Ministries and departments

Documents Required

  • Aadhar Card
  • Bank account Passbook.
  • Caste Certificate if you belong to a special category.
  • Income certificate as per your scholarship type.
  • Mobile Number
  • Passport Size Photograph
  • Previous Year Education Qualification certificate.
  • Self-declaration certificate.

First Step Registration

  • Read the instructions appears on the screen, tick the checkbox and click “continue” option
  •  Enter the details as asked on the screen such as name, date of birth, mobile number, gender, email ID, bank details etc.
  • Enter the captcha code and click the “Register” option

Second Step Login

  • Log in through your “Student Registration ID”
  • Click on “Application Form” Icon
NSP Portal 2020
  • The application form will be displayed on the screen
  • Fill in the asked details i.e State of Domicile, Name of the student, Date of Birth, Community/ Category, Father’s Name, Aadhaar card Number, Mobile Number, Scholarship Category, Gender, Religion, Mother’s Name, Annual Family Income, Email ID etc.
National Scholarship Portal
  • Click on “Save & Continue”, next page appeared.
  • Upload the scanned copies of the documents.
  • Click on “Final Submission’’
  • Thus, Application have to finally submit.

Procedure To Check Application Status

  • First of all, go to the official website of the national scholarship portal
  • The home page will open in front of you
  • On the home page, you need to click on the login link and select your year
  • Now you have to enter your application ID and password
  • After that, you have to click on check your status
  • The application status will be on your screen

Procedure to check Scheme Wise Scholarship Sanctioned List

Scheme Wise Scholarship Sanctioned List
  • Choose an academic year, application type, ministry, scheme, state and district
  • Enter captcha code and click submit option
  • The list will appear on the screen

Procedure to apply for Renewal

Online Application Form National Scholarship Portal
  • Now enter application ID, password and captcha appears on the screen
  • Click the “login” option and apply for renewal of the application

Procedure to Search Institute/School/ITI

Search Institute
  • Enter the details Institution State, Institution District, Institute /College/ITI and School/College/ITI Name(Optional)
  • Now click “Get  Institution list” option and information will appear

Procedure To Check Eligibility At NSP 2.0

Any applicants who want to apply for a scholarship under NSP have to check their eligibility by following a few easy steps:

Check Eligibility At NSP 2.0
  • Enter the details such as Domicile State/UT, Course Level, Religion, Caste/Community Category, Gender, Parent Annual Income, Whether Disabled and captcha code
  • Click the “check eligibility” option

Registration Procedure of National Scholarship Portal

Procedure to search district wise nodal officer

Search Your Nodal Officer
  • Select ministry, state, district and scheme
  • Enter captcha code appears in the image
  • Click “submit” option and information will appear on the screen

Check List of Ministry Coordinators

  • Go to the official website of the national scholarship portal
  • A Home page will be open in front of you
  • On the homepage click on the services link
  • From the services link select check the list of ministry coordinators
  • A new window will be open in front of you with the list of all we ministry officers along with their contact details

Know Your AISHE Code

To know your AISHE Code applicants have to follow few easy
steps as mentioned further:-

Know Your AISHE Code
  • Select your institution type, state, district, university type and name
  • Click submit option and list of colleges with AISHE code appears

Know Your Payment-NSP

Know Your Payment Status
  • Now enter the asked details such as
  • Click search option and information will display

Track NSP Payment Status Online

NSP Payment Status
  • Now enter the asked details such as
    • Account no or NSP application ID
  • Click the search option and information will display

Download App Of National Scholarship Portal

  • First of all, go to the official website of the national scholarship portal
  • A home page will be open in front of you
National Scholarship Portal Mobile Application
  • On the home page, you have to click on get it on Google Play
  • Now you have to click on install
  • The application will download on your mobile phone

Procedure To Fill Institute’s Registration Form

National Scholarship Portal
  • Login: Now a login form will be open in front of you where you have to:-
    • Click to login into the NSP profile
  • Now a dialogue box will appear on your screen which will ask you to click on the ok option. You need to click on the ok option.
  • Registration form: Now a registration form will be open in front of you.
    •  On the registration form, first of all, you have to upload the identity proof of the institute’s Nodal officer. For this purpose, you need to click on choose file and select the image. Keep in mind that the image should be in PDF or JPEG format and not more than 200 KB in size. After that, you need to click on upload identity proof.
    • Now you need to enter all the required details in the registration form like:
      • Do you want to change the name as per AISHE/DISE directory in NSP?
      • Affiliated board/university name
      • Total student strength in the institute
      • URL of the institute’s website
      • Head of institution detail
      • Details of designated Institute Nodal officer for NSP
  • OTP: An OTP will be sent on the registered mobile number of the Nodal officer of the Institute. You need to enter the OTP in the OTP box and fill all other relevant information
  • You need to fill in all this information very carefully and before finally submitting the form you have to save the entered information by clicking the save form option after that you need to click on the final submit
  • Reference ID: After finally submitting the form a reference ID will be generated and the form will be transferred to district Nodal officer
  • Print Out: You need to take the printout of this form and submit it to the district Nodal officer. The form should be duly signed and stamped.

Procedure To Update Profile Of The Institute

If the registration form is approved by the district Nodal officer then the new password will be sent on the registered mobile number of the Institute Nodal officer. In order to make the profile functional, the institute Nodal officer is required to login with a new password and follow the steps given below:-

National Scholarship Portal
  • Login: Now a login page will appear before you where you have to:
    • Click to login into the NSG profile
  • OTP: Now OTP will be sent to the institute Nodal officer’s registered mobile number. You are required to enter the OTP and click on confirm OTP
  • Reset Password: Now a new page will be open in front of you where you have to reset your password. After that, you are required to click on submit. Now you need to click on continue to login.
  • Update Profile: Now the institute Nodal officer is required to update the profile. For this purpose click on administration. After that click on update profile.
  • OTP: Now OTP will be sent on the registered mobile number. You are required to enter the OTP and click on confirm OTP.
  • Institute profile update form: Now a form will be open in front of you where you have to update information (if any):
    • Institute details
      • Institute taluka aur bloc
      • Upload registered certificate
  • Final Submit: Now you need to click on final submit. After that, a message stating your profile has been updated successfully will be displayed on your screen.

Do’s and Don’ts on While Apply Online National Scholarship

Do’s For NSP Scholarship Form

  • Read the guidelines carefully: Applicants are required to read the guidelines of scholarship very carefully. The eligibility criteria, application guidelines, ineligibility etc are to be read very carefully in order to avoid any confusion in the next stage.
  • Deadline should be tracked carefully: The deadline of the scholarship has to be tracked very carefully. Applicants should keep in mind the last date of the application while planning to apply for any scholarship.
  • Documents to be kept handy: All the documents like identity proof, address proof, income proof, bank account details etc have to be kept handy before filling the application form. The application remains incomplete without all the required documents. The applicants are also advised to keep a soft copy of all the documents in their devices so that a hassle-free application process can be ensured.
  • Proofread the application form: Before submitting the application the applicants are required to proofread the application and check every detail before final submission. Some scholarships do not allow correction after submission. Due to incorrect information sometimes your scholarship can also get rejected
  • Copy of submitted application should be kept: Keep the copy of the submitted application with you so that you can track its status. Applicants are required to make sure that the mobile number and email ID provided in the application form are working as the scholarship provider may contact for further selection or confirmation.
  • Fill application form yourself: Always try to fill the information in the scholarship form by yourself as it will reduce the chances of filling any kind of wrong information

Don’ts For NSP Scholarship Form

  • Incomplete information should not be submitted: Never submit incomplete application forms. If the applicant has submitted an incomplete application form then his or her application will be rejected. As it is the responsibility of the applicant to submit complete application form by entering all the mandatory details.
  • Misleading information sources should be avoided: Avoid all the misleading information sources while applying for a scholarship. Get information from the trusted sources only. Always apply for the scholarship through the official website. For information purposes, different websites can be referred but applications must only be filled through the official website.
  • Keep login details secret: Applicants are required to keep their login details secret. Sharing your login details too many people may result in your scholarship getting rejected.
  • Avoid misleading information: Always fill the clear and concise information in the Application Form as misleading information will result in your application getting rejected. The provider considers all the information entered by you correct but if any information filled by you is found incorrect or misleading then your scholarship can get rejected.
  • Never wait for the last date: Always fill the application form before the last date in order to avoid any last-minute hassles. Sometimes the official portal stops working on the last day due to heavy traffic on the website. As a result of which you will not be able to submit the application. So all the applicants are advised to fill the application form before the last date.

Workflow Of National Scholarship Portal

  • Registration and submission of application by student
  • Level 1 verification of application at Institute level
  • Level 2/3 verification of application at district/state/ministry level
  • Beneficiary record creation and account validation by PFMS
  • Application deduplication and merit list generation
  • Payment file generation and financial approval
  • Scholarship disbursement through DBT

Users Of NSP

  • Student/Applicant
  • Institute nodal officer
  • District/State/Ministry nodal officer
  • Scheme owner ministries/department/other government bodies
  • Ministry of electronics and information technology
  • Direct benefit transfer mission, cabinet secretariat
  • National informatics centre
  • Help desk

Precautions To Be Taken While Registering At The Portal

Role Of Ministry Of Electronics And Information Technology

  • The ministry of Electronics and information technology is over all the owner of national scholarship portal
  • The ministry is also responsible for end to end processes of NSP
  • Ministry of Electronics and information technology is responsible for providing administrative approval for NSP to NIC
  • Other than that ministry is also responsible for providing input for value addition in NSP
  • MietY it is also responsible for monitoring and review of the NSP

Role Of Direct Benefit Transfer Mission, Cabinet Secretariat

  • DBT mission plays an important role in the administration of NSP
  • DBT is also responsible for overall coordination with all the scheme owner ministries, departments and other government bodies
  • DBT mission will also streamline the process and provide guidance to Ministry of Electronics and information technology and NIC from time to time
  • Review of standard operating procedures, guidelines, user manuals and other documents which are circulated with NSP users is also done by DBT mission
  • The designated officers from the mission is responsible for providing various approval for the important dates and deadlines of schemes which are onboarded on NSP
  • DBT mission is responsible for providing time-to-time guidance and suggestion for improvisation in NSP
  • Review of forms, reports, workflows etc for NSP is also done by DBT mission
  • DBT mission is also responsible for providing guidance and coordination for integration and data sharing with key bodies

Role Of National Informatics Centre

  • National informatics centre is a possible for developing and maintaining NSP
  • NIC is responsible to develop and maintain NSP infrastructure which includes software and hardware components
  • For operation of NSP helpdesk is managed by National informatics centre
  • Integration and data exchange with external applications is also managed by NIC
  • The security audit of NSP is also undertaken by NIC
  • Important processes like standard operating procedure, guidelines, user manual etc is also drafted and updated by NIC
  • The changes in NSP application as per the recommendations is done by National informatics centre
  • The configuration of scheme as per detail provided by key scheme owner is done by NIC
  • NSP guidelines is shared with this scheme owners by National informatics centre

Role Of Helpdesk

  • The role of help desk is to provide first level assistance to the users of national scholarship portal
  • Helpdesk is also responsible in assisting the students for filling the registration application forms
  • Technical support is also provided through helpdesk
  • Helpdesk is also responsible for escalating the critical issues to National scholarship portal team as and when required
  • The list of users category wise frequently asked questions will be maintained by the helpdesk
  • Helpdesk will also keep the operators of call centre agency updated about the processes of national scholarship portal

Role Of Scheme Owner Ministries/Departments/Other Government Bodies

  • The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies will be responsible for operating National scholarship portal for all activities
  • For answering the queries of any law enforcement agency or RTI related to Scheme The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies are responsible
  • The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies are required to abide by the IT act, Aadhaar act and all other government rules and regulations
  • The data and report concerning the schemes are required to be provided by The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies to the government organisations
  • The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies are required to store all the data of the portal
  • The verification of the correctness of scheme configuration on NPS are required to be done by The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies
  • The overall progress of the scheme will also be monitored by The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies
  • The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies are required to issue timely instructions to district/state/ministry nodal officers
  • Training to the state and district nodal officers from time to time are required to be provided by The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies
  • The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies are required to provide the name of Central and state nodal officers along with their contact details. This information is required to be displayed on the portal
  • PFMS detail’s authenticity should be maintained by The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies at PFMS
  • The details on the PFMS portal should be provided by The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies
  • The confirmation for adherence of NPS guidelines are required to be provided by The scheme owner/ministry/department/other government bodies

Institute Nodal Officer Registration Process

  • From the academic year 2019-20 those institutes who are logining in for the first time will have to fill the institute nodal officer registration form
  • The Nodal Officer is required to login on NSP by using the user credentials and complete the registration form by entering all the required details
  • After that identity document is to be uploaded by the Nodal Officer
  • Nodal Officer is required to lock the form and take print out of it
  • After that the Nodal Officer have to get it attested by the head of the institute
  • The form is required to be submitted physically to the respective district/state/ministry Nodal Officer
  • The district/state/ministry Nodal Officer will verify this form and details entered in the form
  • After that he or she is required to approve or reject the institute Nodal Officer registration form details on the portal by using the option verify Institute registration form
  • After approval the user credential and new password will be sent on the registered mobile number of the institute Nodal Officer
  • Duplicate copy of the application form will be shared with Institute Nodal Officer
  • Institute Nodal Officer can login on the portal by using user credentials

First Level Verification Process Of NSP

  • The correctness of details in the application form should be verified by the institute Nodal Officer
  • The documents uploaded by the students should also be verified by the institute Nodal Officer and Institute level officer is required to keep the copies of supporting document which is submitted by the student as the district/state/ministry Nodal Officer can ask for copies from the institute Nodal Officer from time to time
  • The institute Nodal Officer can verify the application, reject the application or defect the application
  • If the institute Nodal Officer rejected or defect the application the reason for rejection or defect must be provided so that it can be provided to the student
  • Defected application will be returned to the student for correction
  • Student is required to correct the mistakes and then submit the application
  • It is the responsibility of Institute Nodal Officer to make sure that all the appropriate due diligence is done with accordance to the scheme guidelines and internal processes
  • Institute Nodal Officer is also responsible for scrutinizing the applications well in time by the institute
  • It is the responsibility of Institute Nodal Officer to ensure that no pending applications as on the last date of Level 1 verification is available
  • The institute Nodal Officer can also mark application as fake at any stage before the payment is made

District/State Level Nodal Officer Creation

  • When the ministry Nodal Officer create the user for state the login credentials for state nodal officers are created
  • The ministry Nodal Officer enters all the required details
  • After the entry of details in the system a unique username will be generated by the system and the username and password will be sent to the mobile number of the state Nodal Officer registered by the Ministry
  • When the state Nodal Officer create the user for district then the login credentials for district nodal officers are created
  • The state nodal officers enter all the required details
  • After the entry of details in the system a unique username will be generated by the system and the username and password will be sent on the registered mobile number of the district nodal officer registered by the state Nodal Officer
  • If there is change in district Nodal Officer then he or she shall approach the state Nodal Officer with the request to reset the password on change mobile number
  • If the state Nodal Officer is changed then the he or she can approach the ministry level Nodal Officer and request to reset the password and change mobile number

Some Important Information Regarding Stakeholders

  • If there is any unauthorised activity on NSP the government can take legal action
  • NIC cannot directly answer any RTI related queries
  • The outcome of validation that are done by external agencies will be treated as final
  • Any grievance arising with such outcome will be dealt by the nodal verifying agency
  • NIC will be responsible for the safety of the data
  • The parties has required to take all the reasonable measures to achieve the objective of the project

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