Online Application for DST INSPIRE Scholarship Scheme 2017-18 SHE Scholarship for Higher Education

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  1. OnlineScholarship

    OnlineScholarship Administrator Staff Member

    Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for Inspire Scholarship Scheme 2017-18. Scholarship for Higher Education (SHE) is sponsored by the Ministry of Science & Technology, Department of Science & Technology (DST). Inspire scholarships are given to those candidates who have passed out their Class 12 exam. in Basic Sciences. The scholarships are given for undertaking Bachelor and Masters level education in Natural and Basic Sciences.

    Subject for which Inspire Scholarships are given :

    (1) Physics,
    (2) Chemistry,
    (3) Mathematics,
    (4) Biology,
    (5) Statistics,
    (6) Geology,
    (7) Astrophysics,
    (8) Astronomy,
    (9) Electronics,
    (10) Botany,
    (11) Zoology,
    (12) Bio-chemistry,
    (13) Anthropology,
    (14) Microbiology,
    (15) Geophysics,
    (16) Geochemistry,
    (17) Atmospheric Sciences and
    (18) Oceanic Sciences,

    Last Date : 31st December, 2017

    Eligibility Criteria for INSPIRE Scholarship (SHE) 2017-18 :

    ó The willing candidates must have passed 12th class in 2017 year from any recognized state/central board in India.

    ó After completing of 12th class, candidate must be pursuing UG / PG courses like B.Sc., B.Sc. (Hons.) for 3 years or BS 4 year’s courses or integrated with M.Sc. / MS 5 years programs.

    ó To be eligible, Candidates may be among the top 1% in Class 12 at their respective Board Exams and are practicing courses in natural and Basic Sciences at the B.Sc. or integrated M.Sc levels.


    ó Students who have secured in the Joint Entrance Exam of JEE Advances, JEE Main, AIPMT/NEET exams and have also opted to study Natural and Basic Sciences in any academic institute or university leading to graduate and post graduate degree.

    ó Inspire Scholarship is open for the students who have admitted to Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Basic Sciences (DAE-CBS) at the University of Mumbai, 4-years BS or 5- years Integrated M.Sc programs in Basic & Natural Sciences at All India Institute of Technology (IITs) within to 10,000 ranks in JEE Advanced.

    ó The Inspire Scholarships are also open for KVPY, NTSE, JBNSTS Scholars and Science Olympiad Medalists opting to undertake courses in the Natural & Basic Sciences leading to B.Sc and M.Sc Degree.

    INSPIRE Scholarship (SHE) 2017-18 Benefits :

    {#@}. The selected candidates of INSPIRE Scholarship will be awarded with scholarship amount of Rs. 80,000/- per annum for a maximum period of 5 (five) years.

    {#@}. From this total amount, Rs. 60,000 will be in cash.

    {#@}. All the selected SHE scholars are required to undertake Summer Research Projects under an active researcher in any recognized research centers across India. A summertime attachment fee of Rs. 20,000/- will be paid as Mentorship every year.

    {#@}. The scholarship will be given to the Scholar’s State Bank of India bank account directly.

    Application Process for INSPIRE Scholarship (SHE) 2017-18 :

    ~@~] The candidates who are enrolled in the B.Sc., BS, Integrated M.Sc/Int. MS courses are eligible to apply for INSPIRE scholarship.

    ~@~] The application process for INSPIRE scholarship is Online. The candidates have to visit to the official website, ie.

    ~@~] Eligible candidates must have send one application form with filling all the details in the form.

    ~@~] Before applying for online application form, the students must keep ready scanned copy of all the documents.

    Documents to be uploaded with Application Form :

    ** A passport size photograph of the candidates with a maximum size 50 KB

    ** Student’s Community or Caste Certificate, in case applicant belongs to OBC/ST/SC

    ** Upload the eligibility or note or advisory note, if provided by the State or Central Board

    ** Candidate must have upload the 10th Class Mark Sheet which proves the date of birth of the candidate.

    ** It is necessary for the candidate to upload the 12th Class Mark Sheet

    ** Upload the scanned copy of Certificate specifying Rank /Award in JEE (Main)/JEE (Advanced)/AIPMT/KVPY/JBNSTS/NTSE/ International Olympic Medalists

    ** It is also necessary to upload the Endorsement Form which must be signed by the Principal of the college or Director of the Institute of the University.


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