How to apply online for Government Scholarships in India

Would you like to know how to apply for Government Scholarship online and how to get a student registration form? Read this article to know more details, including the important documents required to apply.

The government of India offers various schemes and scholarships to students across India. In this Internet era, almost all eligible candidates can apply online for it on time to get Scholarship benefits from Government sources for current and future study. While a few of the students are applying online, few of them are applying offline like through their school's management, but many do not even know how to apply for them despite they are eligible for it.

Apply online for scholarship

However, before going to apply online, cross-check the following documents for eligiblility requirements, and then apply them.

Important credentials to apply scholarship online

  1. Student's Educational certificates

  2. Applicant's or Parents (for Minor) Bank account number and IFSC code of the bank branch

  3. Candidate's Aadhaar number

  4. If Aadhaar is not available, then Bonafide student certificate from Institute / School and

  5. Aadhaar Enrolment ID and Scanned copy of Bank passbook

  6. If School is different from domicile state of the student, then Bonafide certificate from Institute / School.

Apply for scholarship online

How to apply for a Govt. scholarship online

All fresh candidates have to visit the National Scholarship Portal Home Page. Here are the steps to register-
  1. Visit the Govt. official website

  2. On the top left, click on 'New Registration' button.

  3. Check all the details and click on three 'check' buttons at the bottom left of the page, and, click 'Continue' (green color) button to move next page [see the above image]. Now follow the steps given below;

  4. Select the right option from each fields and enter the correct name with other details (including mobile number and bank account etc.) in the next fields.

  5. Once you filled all the fields then enter the Captcha code shown in the last field to go again to check the box thrice [to accept the terms and condition].

  6. Click on "Register" button to get registered and move to next column and follow the simple guideline.

process scholarship online

Note: You need to save or remember your user ID and Password for login purposes. Also, take a printout, or save or download the acknowledgment after the registration process is done. You have to wait for the processing and confirmation status reply via email from the organization. You would get updates from time to time through SMS as well. So, save all the details for future reference.

If you have already registered a few months or years back on the same portal or via your school, you can then use the right 'login' option from the same link by using your User ID and Password. There are also further options on the same official website, for applying for renewal, a 'Schemewise Scholarship Sanctioned List' etc.

Article by Hafeezur Rahman
Hafeezur Rahman has joined ISC in 2009 and he is a Job Editor at ISC since 2010, he also a Blogger. Hafeez continue to contribute in various sections of ISC and its sister sites like Techulator, NewRecruitments & Goaspider etc. He is a renowned feature writer & social enthusiast. He loves to write in a simple manner and share his visionary write-ups with the readers on the topics related to his field of interests and different niche. All his write-ups have been popularly read & shared by global readers.

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