PMSS Scholarship for Central Armed Police Forces and Assam Rifles

PM Scholarship for Central Armed Police Forces and Assam Rifles 2016-17

Last date to apply

Online: December 31, 2016

Offline: January 15, 2017

About PMS Scholarship for CAPFs and AR

PM Scholarship for Central Armed Police Forces and Assam Rifles is given by Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). The scholarship is given to encourage higher technical and professional education of dependent wards and widows of Central Armed Police Forces and Assam Rifles (CAPFs and AR) Personnel. The last date for application of PM Scholarship for CAPF and AR will be in January 2017.

Prime Minister Scholarship Scheme (PMSS) was introduced under the guidance of National Defence Fund in 2006-07. A total of 2000 scholarship will be granted equally to both the girls and boys under Prime Minister Scholarship in each academic year. In addition to renewal cases of previous years. The Shortfall in fresh cases shall not be adjusted from girls/ boys if applicants (Boys/Girls) are selected less than 1000.

  • Depending on the type of the course pursued by the applicant, the duration of the scholarship will be from one to five years.
  • The Scholarship is admissible only for two children per family. 


PM Scholarship for CAPF and AR Important Dates

Events

Last Date

The Application begins (Tentatively)

January 2, 2017

Last date for Online Application form

January 2017

Acceptance of Offline Application Form

January 2017

 

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PMS Scholarship for CAPFs and AR Eligibility Criteria

Gender All 
Region  India
Class/ Age Wards/widows of CAPFs and AR personnel
Details

Wards/widows of CAPFs and AR personnel

  • The deceased wards/widows of CAPFs and AR personnel died in harness/election duty
  • Wards of disabled CAPFs and AR personnel caused due to government services and works
  • Wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel who is a recipient of Gallantry Awards
  • Wards/Widows of retired and serving CAPFs & AR personnel below Officer Rank. 

Minimum Entry Qualification (MEQ)

  • The applicant should have secured 60% marks in 10+2 Diploma/Graduation. The MEQ differs for entry to various professional courses. For Example MEQ for MBBS is 10+2 whereas for BE/B.Tech it is 10+2 Diploma, and for graduation, it is B.Ed and MBA.
  • Wards admitted in 2nd year of technical/professional Bachelor Degree Course (BE/B.Tech etc.) through lateral entry after completion of Diploma courses are eligible for PMS 

PMS Scholarship for CAPFs and AR Reward

Prime Minister Scholarship Scheme for CAPFs and AR will grant a total of 2000 scholarship equally for both girls and boys for each academic year and in addition to the renewal of scholarship for the previous years.

PM scholarship for CAPF and AR Amount

Amount Per Month

Amount Per year

Girls: Rs 2250

Rs. 27000

Boys: Rs 2000

Rs. 24000 

 

Letter from honourable Prime Minister

The candidates who will be selected under New category will be given personal letters from honourable Prime Minister in an appropriate language.

PMS Scholarship for CAPFs and AR Application form and Process

PM Scholarship for CAPFs and AR Application form can be filled both Online and Offline by the candidates. The candidates must read all the necessary eligibility and other instructions to fill the PM Scholarship form.

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The steps to fill the Online Application Form are as follows:

Login and Register: The candidates who wish to apply for PM Scholarship for CAPFs and AR need to login to the official website that is www.scholarship.gov.in on or before 30 November of every year. The candidates need to select the student log into National Scholarship Portal on the Home page and select Register. The candidates need to fill the necessary details and then click on submit.

The system will generate a temporary registration ID, and the same will be forwarded to the mobile number of the student via SMS. The candidate must click on proceed to fill the entire application form.

Details: After clicking on the proceed button, an online application form will be opened, and the students need to fill the following details:

  • Personal data: Registration details, Basic details and Bank details
  • Academic details
  • Scheme details
  • Contact details

In the basic details, the candidate has to select the Parental/Guardian Occupation as “ CENTRAL ARMED POLICE FORCES/ASSAM RIFLES”. Then the following particulars need to be filled:

  • Force
  • Rank of the Personnel
  • Category
  • Whether the person is Serving/Retired/Deceased
  • Name of the Personnel
  • Email
  • Force Number
  • PPO number
  • The candidates need to select the “PRIME MINISTER’s SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME”

Documents to be uploaded with Fresh PM Scholarship Application:

  • Service Certificate: To be issued by the H.O.O in case of serving personnel
  • Bonafide Certificate: To be issued by the Registrar/Dean/Principal of the College/Institution/University
  • Cancelled Cheque: A Cancelled blank cheque and a copy of the pass book clearly showing the account number and name of the account holder
  • Academic Certificates: All the candidates must upload the scanned copies of the following Minimum Entry Qualification certificates:
  • Class 10 Certificate: Class 10 certificate for verifying the date of birth of the candidates.
  • Marksheet of class 12/Diploma/Graduation as per MEQ
  • PPO/discharge certificate/book (mandatory for category A to F)
  • Dependent Certificate (mandatory for category A to F)
  • Disability Certificate (mandatory for category B & D)
  • Death Certificate (mandatory for category A & C)
  • Certificate of Gallantry award (mandatory for category E)

The details of the Categories (A to F) are given towards the end of this page.

Documents to be uploaded for the Renewal of PM Scholarship:

  • Service Certificate: To be issued by the H.O.O in case of serving personnel
  • Bonafide certificate: To be issued by the Registrar/Dean/Principal of the College/ Institution / University
  • Cancelled Cheque: A cancelled blank crossed cheque and copy of the pass book clearly showing the account number and name of the account holder
  • Applicants are required to upload scanned copy of Mark Sheet of the previous academic year passed duly attested by the Principal of respective college/institute.

It is to be noted by all candidates: All the candidates apply for PM scholarship for CAPFs and AR must have an active and valid Bank Account in any Nationalized Bank which has Electronic Clearing System (ECS)/ Core Banking facility in order to transfer the scholarship amount directly to their account. In case of a minor account, the same will be converted into major account. Aadhar number linked with bank account is mandatory from the Academic Year 2016-17 onwards

Submission of PM Scholarship

The candidates need to submit the Online Application Form after filling all the basic details and uploading all the required document Online for Application Verification on or before due date. The candidates can also submit offline application form.

PMS Scholarship for CAPFs and AR Selection Process

After receiving all the PM application form the eligible candidates under New Category, candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of the order of preference and Percentage of marks obtained in MEQ as mentioned below:

Category A

Wards/Widows of CAPFs & AR personnel killed in action.

Category B

Wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel disabled in action.

Category C

Wards/Widows of deceased CAPFs & AR personnel died for
causes attributable to Government service including casualties
during the conduct of Election.

Category D

Wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel disabled while in service
with disability attributable to Government Service.

Category E

Wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel in receipt of Gallantry Awards

Category F

Wards of Ex- CAPFs & AR personnel (PBOR).

Category G

Wards of serving CAPFs & AR personnel (PBOR) subject to
availability of scholarship.

 

Deceased wards of CAPF/AR personnel will be considered for the scholarship under Categories “A” to “F” as per their priority, even on the compassionate appointment of spouse/NOKs in CAPFs. There will be no rank restriction for the Categories A to E.

  • The Wards of Assistant Commandant, holding Local Rank of CAPFs & AR who are not entailing the pay benefits of Assistant Commandant and drawing the Salary of Inspectors are eligible for granting PMS under category “F” & “G” also.
  • The applicants irrespective of his /her marital status are eligible for PM Scholarship.

The process of selection of the candidates for PM Scholarship, scrutiny and verification and declaration of merit list will be done according to the following prescribed dates:

PM Scholarship Selection Dates 2016-17

Event

Date

Scrutiny/verification & confirmation of application by college/ Institute/University

March 15, 2017

Scrutiny/verification & confirmation of application by CAPFs & AR

Scrutiny/Consolidation/preparation of merit list & processing for sanctioning of scholarship by WARB

April 15, 2017

Validation of bank account by PFMS

Processing for sanctioning of scholarship by R & W Dte, MHA from PMO

Scholarship amount disbursal under PM Scholarship

Dispatch of personal letters from honourable Prime Minister in an appropriate language from WARB/CAPFs/AR

 

List of professional Degree Courses Applicable for PM Scholarship for CAPF and AR

Courses

Duration

MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery)

4 Year & 6 Months

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

5 Years

BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic  Medicine Surgery)

4 Year & 6 Months

BHMS (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine Surgery)

4 Year & 6 Months

BSMS( Bachelor of Siddha Medicine Surgery)

4 Year & 6 Months

BUMS(Bachelor of Unani Medicine Surgery)

5 Year

BSC, BPT(Bachelor of Physiotherapy)

4 Years

B.SC MLT(Medical Lab Technology)

4 Years

B V Sc& AH(Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Hospitality)

5 Years

B.Pharma(Bachelor of Pharmacy)

4 Years

B SC Nursing(Bachelor of Nursing)

4 Years

B N Y S(Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yogic Science)

5 Years

Pham “D”( Doctor of Pharmacy)*

4 Years

B Sc Optometry(Bachelor of Science in Optometry)

03 Years

B. Oct. Thep. ( Bachelor of Occupational Therapy)

4 Years 6 Months

*Scholarship Applicable for 04 years only i.e. duration of B.Pharma only.


Engineering/Architecture

 

Course

Duration

 B.Tech (Bachelor of Technology)

4 Years

B.E. (Bachelor of Engineering) 

4 Years

B. Arch (Bachelor of Architecture) 

4-5 Years

 

Management

Courses

Duration

M B A

2 Years

B B A

3 Years

B B M( Bachelor of Business Management)

3 Years

B C A ( Bachelor of Computer Application)

3 Years

M C A ( Master of Computer Application)

3 Years

B. Plan ( Bachelor of Planning)

4 years


Other Professional Courses

Courses

Duration

B. Sc. Agr. (Bachelor of Agriculture.)

4 Years

B. Fisheries/B F Sc (Bachelor of Fisheries Science)

4 Years

B. Sc. Horticulture

4 Years

Coy Secretary

4 Years

B.Sc. Bio-Tech(Bachelor of Bio-Technology)

3 Years

B Ed (Bachelor of Education)

1 Year

B.M.C (Bachelor of Mass Communication)

3 Years

H.M. (Degree in Hotel Management)

4 Years

BP Ed (Bachelor of Physical Education)

1 Year

B A S L P (Bachelor of Audiology & Speech Language (Pathology)

4 Years

B F T (Bachelor of Fashion Technology)

3 Years

BSc MICRO (Bachelor of Science in Microbiology)

3 Years

B SC HHA( Bachelor of Science Hospitality and Hotel  Administration)

3 Years

LLB (Bachelor of Laws)

2-3 Years

B EL. Ed (Bachelor of Elementary Education)

3-5 Years

B F A ( Bachelor of Fine Art)

04 Years

B F D ( Bachelor of Fashion Designing )

3 Years

BA LLB (Bachelor in Art with Bachelor in Law)

5 Years

 

PMS Scholarship for CAPFs and AR Address

Room No. 204-205
IInd Floor, “F” Wing Nirman Bhawan
New Delhi – 110011 

PMS Scholarship for CAPFs and AR Contact Details

Tel/Fax: 011-23063111
E-mail: secywarb-mha@nic.in

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