studentCentral Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has extended the date for applying for Single Girl Child Scholarship to October 15. Earlier the last date was notified as October 5.

The objective of the scheme is to provide scholarships to meritorious single girl students, who are the only child of their parents; and have passed the CBSE Class 10 examination with 60% or more marks in 2018 and are continuing their further school education of Class XI and XII in CBSE schools.

Renewal of applications for 'CBSE Merit Scholarship Scheme for Single Girl Child X Pass' awarded in 2017 and fresh applications can be applied online on the official website of CBSE.

Read the earlier notification: CBSE Merit Scholarship for Single Girl Child for Plus 2: Fresh and Renewal