narendra modi education scholarship scheme

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Narendra Modi Education Scholarship Scheme 2021-2022: Our Respective PM, Narendra Modi has announced Scholarship Schemes for Class 10th and 12th Students on basis of Marks. This Scholarship Scheme is disbursed in the name of  Abdul Kalam and Atal Bihari Vajpayee for the academic Year of 2021. For students who are willing to go for higher studies, this scheme is helpful to them to go for higher education. Scholarship Scheme is based on board exam Marks, and scholarship payment is different for different marks. Read on to know more about how to apply for Scholarship, Scholarship Amount, Eligibility Criteria, Qualification, Education Scholarship Registration.

Scholar Ship Scheme for Class 10th and 12th Students

Students can also find more Scholarship Articles for 12th passed, 10th passed Students and many more.

Scholarship Scheme Details for Class 10th and 12th

Students who passed in Board Exams of class 10th and 12th can apply for this Scholarship Scheme 2019. PM Modi gave opportunities for students to grow in their Education Carrer.

Download Application form for Central Sector Scholarship Scheme From Here

Number of Scholarships Available / Amount

  • A total number of 5500 wards/widows of Ex-servicemen are selected for Scholarship in each academic year.
  • Scholarships are equally divided amongst boys and girls.
  • Scholarships are paid for a period of one to five years as per the duration of the courses approved by the concerned regulatory bodies.
  • The scholarship amount is paid annually to the selected students.
  • Scholarship Amount, 2000/- PM For Boys and 2250/- PM For Girls

Get the List of Authorised Professional Degree Courses Under PMSS From Here

Students Eligible for Scholarship

  • Students who have taken admission in 1st year (except Lateral Entry & Integrated course) are only eligible to apply for PMSS. Students must apply online on KSB web portal Students should have scored 60% and above in Minimum Educational Qualification (MEQ) i.e 10+2 / Diploma / Graduation.
  • Students studying in 2nd and subsequent years are not eligible. (except for integrated courses – where the 1st portion is academic and 2nd portion is integrated as a professional course, in such cases student need to apply for the scholarship on taking admission as per ‘Para 16 of Important Instructions’ available at link PMSS – New Application – How to Apply for Scholarship.
  • Students who are Dependent Wards / Widows of Ex-Servicemen & Ex-Coast Guard personnel.
  • Wards of Civilians including Para-Military Personnel are Not Eligible.

Scholarships for Students

Priority for Grant of Scholarship

Order of preference for selection of candidates will be as under

  • Category 1 – Wards & Widows of ESM / Ex-Coast Guard personnel killed in action.
  • Category 2  – Wards of ESM / Ex-Coast Guard personnel disabled in action and boarded out of service with disability attributable to Military / Coast Guard service.
  • Category 3 – Wards & Widows of ESM / Ex-Coast Guard personnel who died while in service for causes attributable to Military / Coast Guard Service.
  • Category 4 – Wards of ESM / Ex-Coast Guard personnel disabled in service with disability attributable to Military / Coast Guard Service.
  • Category 5 – Wards & Widows of ESM / Ex-Coast Guard personnel in receipt of gallantry awards.
  • Category 6 – Wards / Widows of ESM / Ex-Coast Guard personnel (PBOR Only).

Eligible Courses

The Eligibility Criteria for PMSS Courses are as Under

  • First Professional Degree Courses like BE, B Tech, BDS, MBBS, BEd, BBA, BCA, B Pharma, etc. duly recognized by the respective Government Regulatory Bodies, such as All India Council for Technical Education, Medical Council of India, UGC, etc.
  • Master Degree Courses are not eligible for PMSS except MBA / Management / MCA Courses.
  • Students studying abroad are not eligible for this scheme. No distance learning course is permitted under PMSS. PMSS can be availed for ONE COURSE only

Minimum Eligible Marks in MEQ

Minimum Educational Qualification (MEQ) for entry to various professional courses differs e.g. for MBBS it is 10+2 whereas for BE/B Tech it is 10+2 / Diploma, It is graduation for B.Ed and MBA. A candidate must have minimum of 60% marks in MEQ to apply for PM Scholarship Scheme. All subjects will be taken for a calculation of 60% marks and not out of the best subjects.

Scholarship Scheme for Integrated Courses

Tamil Nadu State Education Scholarship Scheme Details

Educational Scholarship – Educational Scholarship to Children of Servicemen / Ex-Servicemen, Sri Lankan and other Refugees.

Educational Scholarship to Children of Scavengers / Sweepers – Educational Scholarship to Children of Scavengers/sweepers

Educational Scholarship to School Students – Adi Dravida, Tribal, Most Backward Denotified Communities. Backward Communities Welfare Scholarship

Scholar Ship Scheme for School Students

S.NoName of the ScholarshipInstituted By/DonorValue of ScholarshipNorms for scholarship
1Prime Minister ScholarshipGovt. of IndiaTo the wards of Ex-serviceman
2Municipal Corporation School Students ScholarshipT.N. Urban Finance and Infrastructure Development Corpn. Ltd., Ch-35School toppers from Corporation School
3Cine/Beedi Workers Scholarship from the Ministry of Labour, GOIGovt. of India/Ministry of LabourWards of Cine/Beedi workers
4Handicapped Scholarship from State Govt.T.N. Govt.(application forwarded only and disbursement of scholarship)
5Police Centenary ScholarshipTamil Nadu Govt.To the Wards of Police Dept. Employees
6FAEA ScholarshipFoundation for Academic Excellence & Access, New forwarded only and disbursement of scholarship)
7Postal ScholarshipPostal Departmentissue bonafide only
8Rangachariar Memorial Education Trust ScholarshipRangachariar Memorial Education Trust, Chennai 28.issue bonafide only
9T.N. Agriculture Labour Welfare Society ScholarshipT.N. Agriculture Labour Welfare Society.issue bonafide only
10IAFBA SUBROTO Memorial ScholarshipIAFBA SUBROTO Memorialissue bonafide only
11BSNL ScholarshipTo the Wards of Employees of BSNLissue bonafide only
12Sophia Merit ScholarshipSophia Merit Scholarships Inc.www.Sophiascholarship.orgissue bonafide only
13NLC ScholarshipNLCTo the Wards of Employees of NLC.issue bonafide only
14SBI ScholarshipSBITo the Wards of Employees of SBI.issue bonafide only
15Port Trust ScholarshipPort TrustTo the Wards of Employees of Port Trust.issue bonafide only
16Railway ScholarshipRailwayTo the Wards of Employees of Railway.issue bonafide only
17Golden Jubilee Scholarship SchemeLICBased on meritissue bonafide only


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