Scholarships available for Higher education in Rajasthan
Indian governments issues various scholarships for students who are meritorious yet are unable to pursue higher education for the lack of economical means. Also to evoke interest in various disciplines like science and technology, the government of India has issued scholarhips wherein a fixed amount of money is paid to aid in studies- to buy books and other equipments, pay the fees and other living cost. The scholarships are either paid on a monthly basis or in yearly basis. Also generally the scholarships are paid till the duration of the course.
Ignite scholarship for higher education
Te department of Scince and Technology has innovated a programme called Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE)to attract talented students towards Science and other technology based courses. Under the Inspire programme, the govenrment has launched the Ignite scholarship.
Ignite scholarships are provided by the Government of India to increase interest in students towards science stream in higher education. A scholarship of Rs 80000 is given per month towards pursuing integrated course in BSc and MSc course in any place in India. The students who have secured good percentage in the senior school certificate exams and are included in the top 1% of the school board are eligible for this scholarship.
Economically weak students who qualify for the scholarship will be given advance release.
The scholarship will be provided for a period of 5 years.
How to apply for the Ignite scholarship scheme in Rajasthan?
You can contact your school regarding the scholarship and also you can refer the website of Rajasthan education board for more details-
Also for enrolling in BSc and MSc in Natural sciences courses, you need to first register online in the following website-
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