The MHRD Scholarship is issued by the Department of Higher Education and the Ministry of Human Resource Development. The purpose of the program is to help financially weak students attend higher education. Students can apply online for this Scholarship scheme according to their caste and category. Applicants can apply for the type of scholarship that they desire by filling out a simple application.
The MHRD Scholarship is a government grant for students who are pursuing higher studies. The program is renewable for a maximum of 5 years in the same stream at the graduation level. The scholarship may be renewed if a student is unable to appear in the annual examinations. Students can also renew their scholarship if they change colleges and universities during their course. However, if they have applied for the scholarship last year, they must fill the application form again with their valid details.
How to Qualify for this Scholarship ?
To qualify for a MHRD scholarship, students must enroll in a university that is a participating institution. Those students who have been accepted to the universities must be enrolled in the programs in Israel. The prerequisites for applying to an Israeli university for an MHRD scholarship include a master’s degree in a relevant subject. If an applicant wishes to pursue a postgraduate course in Hebrew language and literature, they must have taken a postgraduate course in the same subject. Students must also have a good command of English or Hebrew.
FAQ ( Frequently Asked Question)
What is the Eligibility Criteria?
The Amount of the Scholarship at the Secondary and Higher Secondary stage or equivalent Classes IX to XII is payable for a maximum of Four years for studies in India only.
This scholarship scheme at this stage is not payable for the Diploma / Certificate level course.
Take benefits of this scholarship scheme in Class X and XII the students should get clearly passed from Class IX to X and from Class XI to Class XII in the first attempt with 55% marks
The awardees prize must obtain minimum of 60% marks in Class (55% for SC / ST Students) examination.
The amount of scholarship is Rs.6000/ per Annum (Rs.500/ per Month).
What is the Selection Process?
Department will select the candidates on the basis of the written test and. Each State / Union Territory will conduct its own competitive test for the selection of students for the award of the National Means cum Merit Scholarship. The State level Examination consists of the following Two Stage-
Mental Ability Test – This competitive consists of 90 Multiple Choice Numerical Series, Pattern Preception, Question testing verbal and nonverbal Metacognitive abilities like- Reasoning and Critical Thinking, The question in the test may be on Analogy, Classification, Hidden Figures, etc. Each test will be of 90 minutes duration.
Scholastic Aptitude Test – This competitive test consists of 90 multiple choice questions covering subject namely, and Mathematics, Science, Social Studies as taught in Class VII and VIII. The duration of the Test is 90 Minutes.
How to Fill the MHRD Scholarship Form Accurately
- Visit on the official website of the department for www.mhrd.gov.in”.
- Then read the notification link on the home page.
- Choose the proper link and then press on it.
- Enter all the required information into the correct field carefully.
- Then upload all the essential documents, photos, and signature.
- Finally, save it and take the hard copy prints out for further us
Ministry of Human Resources Development / Department of School Education &Literacy
Shastri Bhavan, New Delhi-110001.