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Inspire Scholarship Result 2017-18 (Provisional List) has been declared on 23 May 2018. Department of Science and Technology (DST) has declared the list of selected candidates. The Inspire Scholarship Result contains the list of Provisionally selected students. DST has also declared the list of candidates who have been rejected and we have also compiled the reasons for rejection. The result of Inspire scholarship is in form of a selection list and it is a  provisional result. You can also read the notice for inspire scholarship result that was released by the Department of Science and Technology. The inspire scholarship 2017 selected candidates list is published on this page.

Note: Increase in the number of scholarship -   The Standing Committee suggested using 12,000 as the available total number of scholarships instead of 10000. A notification was released recently which stated an increase in the number of scholarship but this would be applicable from next year result of Inspire scholarship. 

Latest Update: INSPIRE Scholarship Results has been declared

Inspire Scholarship 2018 Result - Check Provisional List Here

The INSPIRE Scholarship result has been declared in the form of the merit list in May 2018. The Department of Science and Technology (DST) has released the merit list. The candidates can get the merit list of the last year as well as from this year on this page. INSPIRE Scholarship result has been declared and the list of the students who have been selected and rejected has been released.

Latest Update: INSPIRE Scholarship Selected Candidates List 2017-18 -  Click Here

Inspire Scholarship Rejected Candidates List 2017- 18 - List 1, List 2

Inspire Scholarship Result Numbers

Result Provisional Selection Numbers
2017-18 12246
2016-17 12409
2015-16 16218
2014-15 12929


Important points related to Inspire Scholarship Result

The opening of Bank account

  • The scholars are required to open a regular Bank Account within India at any branch of State Bank of India only on own name. However, the opening of Joint A/c may be allowed only in case of Minor Scholars as under Guardian.
  • The scholars have to submit the account details in the specified format along with the self-attested photocopy of the front page of Bank Passbook within 120 days of this offer.
  • The scholarship would be provided directly to the bank account through the State Bank of India (SBI). To facilitates the transfer of scholarship to the bank account of scholars.
  • Link your SBI Account to the Aadhar Number.

Inspire Scholarship result

Transfer of Scholarship Amount

  • To facilitate the transfer of Scholarship to the bank account, the candidates are required to open a normal Savings Bank Account in the name of candidate only at any branch of State Bank of India (SBI) in the country having no limit of cash transfer
  • Please note that joint account or account in Banks other than SBI will not be accepted. Therefore, the candidates are advised to please open the bank account in the SBI account only.
  • Scholars are advised to submit their yearly Mark-sheets and performance related documents within two months of the announcement of the results to facilitate the payment of scholarship by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) Inspire.

Inspire Scholarship Selection List Basis

Inspire Scholarship Result  has been declared after taking these points into consideration:

  • The selection is based on a keen evaluation of each application as per the eligibility criteria.
  • For each board, the final list will consist of actual top 1% Cut off of Class 12 examination.
  • In case, the eligible applications in the particular year are more than 10,000 then the selection will be done on the basis of Board inclusive model within the available number of Scholarships in that year. 

The scope of Subjects under Inspire Scholarship

Below is the list of subjects under Basic and Natural Sciences which are within the scope of INSPIRE Scholarship if the candidate wants to pursue BSc/BS/Int. MSc/Int. MS course:

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

Top Reasons for Rejection for the Scholarship 

The list of the candidates who have been rejected by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) is given above. Some applications get rejected every year due to the below -mentioned reasons:

  • Applications without Endorsement Certificate signed by the Head of the Institution
  • Endorsement Form Uploaded is not Proper
  • The percentage of marks in Class 12 is less than the cut off marks.
  • Incomplete Applications
  • The Subjects or Course selected by the candidate is beyond the scope of INSPIRE-SHE.
  • The applicant has passed out Class 12 but not in 2017
  • Not Entitled for the scholarship
  • Documents Uploaded of Other Person

Inspire Scholarship Result Latest Notice

INSPIRE Scholarship 2018

Inspire Scholarship Last Year Rejected Candidates List

  • Inspire Scholarship 2014 Rejected List Phase 1
  • Inspire Scholarship 2014 Rejected List Phase 2A
  • Inspire Scholarship 2014 Rejected List Phase 2B

INSPIRE Scholarship Selected Candidates List 2016-17

The Department of Science and Technology (DST) has declared the Inspire Scholarship 2017-18 result on 30 August 2017. There are total 12409 students who are provisionally selected for the Inspire Scholarship. The name of the candidates is given along with the IVR No/Reg.No of the candidates. The students can check the result from the list given below.

Click Here for 2016-17 Result

Inspire Scholarship Selected Candidates 2015-16 - Check Here

Inspire Scholarship 2015 result was released on 21 January 2017. Total 16,218 students who got selected for the Inspire Scholarship. The name of the candidates is given along with the IVR No/Reg.No of the candidates. The students can check the result from the list given below.

The department received a total of 35,999 Applications for Inspire Scholarship and of them, 27,466 applications were found eligible for the scholarship.

Click Here For 2015-16 Result

Inspire Scholarship Result (2014)

There were total 12,929 students offered Inspire Scholarship for the last year. The scholarship awarded on the merit basis and there is no separate test for awarding the scholarship. The students who are selected for the Inspire Scholarship will receive Rs. 80,000 per year for the applicants pursuing Bachelor level education in the Natural & Basic sciences. 

The evaluation of the application which has done by the department on the basis of some important criteria. Each application was evaluated within the norms of INSPIRE – SHE which are as follows:

  • Complete Application with all correct documents
  • Within Top 1% of respective Board at +2 examination
  • Pursuing Basic or Natural Science course (as listed in the List of 18 subjects) in UG level
    at any recognised College or University in the country.

Click Here for 2014-15 Result

The online applications for Inspire Scholarship were received from 1 August 2014 to 31 October 2014. The Selected candidates will be supported for a maximum period of five years starting from a 1-year course in B.Sc., B.Sc. (Hons), BS and integrated course leading to M.S. or M.Sc. or till completion of the course, whichever is earlier.

2013 & 2014 Board Cut Off Marks for Inspire Scholarship 

Below is the list of Name of the Boards and percentage Cut off Marks for the year 2013 and 14. The candidates can check the list below.

Name of the Board



Andhra Pradesh

 97.1 97.0


75.8  75.8


75.2  72.0


82.8  80.2





75.6  69.5


86.4  88.8

Himachal Pradesh

83.8  84.0

Jammu Kashmir

88.8  92.2


66.4  NA


89.7  92.3


95.1  95.6

Madhya Pradesh

86.4  88.0


78.7  80.0


84.6  83.3


71.6  70.2


71.4  78.2


67.5  72.2


78.5  75.8





81.6  83.0

Tamil Nadu

95.8  96.1


71.8  69.4

Uttar Pradesh

84.8  87.2


72.6  71.6

West Bengal

80.4  81.8


94.6  95.0


95.2  95.4

Vishvwa Bharati

 - 90.2


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