National Scholarships Portal (NSP) , Under Digital India Programme will be launched Our Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 1 July 2015 at New Delhi. In this Digital India programme many digital programmes will be launched by Prime Minister. In this Digital India week where he launched Digital Locker,Nationnal Scholarship Portal, eHospital, eSignature, MyGov Mobile App, Swachh Bharat Mission app, Wi-Fi Hotshots, Generation Network among other apps, Products and services. National information portal provide scholarships information of Ministry of Minority Affairs, Ministy of Tribal Affairs,Ministry of Social justice and Empowerment (Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Department of Empowerment of Personal with Disability ), Ministry of human Resource Development of India.
About National Scholarships Portal
National Scholarships Portal is one-stop solution through which various services starting from student application,application receipt, processing sanction and disbursal of various scholarships students are enabled.National Scholarships Portal taken as Mission Project under National e- Governance Plan ( Negp). Thsi initiative aims at providing a simplified, Mission-oriented, Accountable, Responsive & Transparent ‘SMART’ system for faster & effective disposal of scholarships applications and delivery of funds directly in to beneficiaries account without any leakages.
Who are eligible to apply for Scholarship Schemes?
Students fulfilling the Scheme guidelines of various Ministries are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
What is the last date for submitting applications online?
Closure dates for acceptance of various scholarship applications are available in National Scholarships Portal.
How can I apply online for scholarship?
In order to apply online, please visit the website through www.scholarships.gov.in
How to submit the online application?
Should I need the user id and password to apply for scholarship? Answer : Applying procedures for Scholarship Schemes for both Fresh and Renewal are given below: Fresh: 1st step – Student have to go with the option “Student Login”, on the home page of National Scholarships Portal. Fill up the application as per the instructions given by the system then click on save button. After saving, student will get a “Temporary ID”. The system will instruct the applicant to submit his/her Temporary ID and date of birth to fill subsequent details. Once registration is complete on click of submit button, a Permanent Registration ID is generated which can be used for Renewal and tracking the status of application Renewal: 1st step – Renewal Students have to apply with their Bank Account No and Date of Birth which they registered previous year. Student can also use Forgot Registration ID to retrieve their ID.
How do I know the name and address of Nodal Officer/ State Department of my State?
The name and contact details of the Nodal Officer/State Department of all States/UTs are available in “Services->Know your State Nodal Officer” option.
How to check the status of my application?
Student can check the status of Online Application by submitting his/her Permanent id.