CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship for Plus Two studies
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has invited ‘Online applications’ from eligible students who have passed Class X Examination 2019 from the CBSE affiliated Schools for the award of CBSE Merit Scholarship for Single Girl Child for Plus 2 studies-2019.
The scheme is aimed to recognize the efforts of the parents in promoting education among girls and to provide encouragement to meritorious students.
Eligibility: Applicant should be an Indian National. Applicant should be the only child of their parents and should be a girl (All children born together are Single Girl Child of their parents). Applicant should have passed CBSE Class X Examination in 2019 securing at least 60% marks and should have joined Class XI in a school affiliated with CBSE, whose tuition fee is not more than Rs. 1,500/- p.m. during the academic year. 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 students of the Board are also eligible for the award. The tuition fee for the NRIs has been decided maximum of Rs. 6,000/- per month.
The number of scholarships for a particular year shall be variable and shall be awarded to all such ‘Single Girl Students’ who have secured 60% or more marks in the CBSE Class X Examination in that year.
Rate of Scholarships: The rate of scholarship will be Rs.500/- per month and will be for a maximum period of two years. Payment will be made through ECS/NEFT.
Renewal: The Scholarship awarded will be renewed for one year on 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. A Scholarship once cancelled shall not be renewed under any circumstances.
A Scholar availing this scholarship can enjoy other concession(s) given by the school in which she is studying other organization(s).
Application: Applications are to be submitted online along with the supporting documents through the Scholarships Link at http://cbse.nic.in/newsite/student.html latest by 18th October, 2019. Applicant is not required to send the conformation page to CBSE.
Renewal of Online applications of CBSE Merit Scholarship Scheme for Single Girl Child X Pass awarded in 2018 can also be done now through the same link by 18th October 2019. In case of renewal, hard copy of application form has to reach ‘Assistant Secretary (Scholarship), CBSE, Shiksha Kendra, 2 Community Centre, Preet Vihar, Delhi 110 092”, latest by 15th November, 2019. The print out of online application form along with documents should be sent in an envelope super scribing ‘Application for CBSE Merit Scholarship for SGC X (RENEWAL-2018)’
For details, visit Scholarships Link at http://cbse.nic.in/newsite/student.html