30 November 2018
The University Grants Commission (UGC), in association with the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), has launched the Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme in 2014 for promoting higher education in the North Eastern Region. The Special Scholarship Scheme for North Eastern Region has been launched from the 2015-16 academic session and applications have opened for 2018-19. Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme offers 10,000 scholarships for general degree courses, technical and professional courses, including medical and para-medical courses.
Latest Update: The last date for the submission of the application form was 30 November 2018
|Region||North East India|
|Class/ Age||Students pursuing graduation|
Domicile of NER: Students who are domicile of North Eastern region that is Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim & Tripura.
Family Income: The maximum annual income of the family should not exceed Rs. 4.5 lakhs.
Not eligible for the Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme
Students will not be eligible for Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme under any of the following cases:
Students Pursuing Dual Degree or Integrated Course
Students pursuing a dual degree or an integrated course are eligible to apply for Ishan Uday scholarship. If these students are selected for the scholarship then the awardee will, however, draw scholarship only for the undergraduate part of the course.
Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme offers 10,000 scholarships to students. The scholarship amounts for the candidates are given below as under. The scholarship amount will be sent directly to the students’ bank accounts via the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme within 60 days of admission.
Ishan Uday Scholarship Application Form 2018-19 can only be filled Online. Students who fulfil the eligibility criteria of the scholarship can apply for Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme by filling the online application form. Ishan Uday Scholarship Application Form is available on NSP until 30 November 2018.
STEP 1: It includes filling up the requisite personal information. After completing the Step 1 student will be given a Registration ID for e.g NER-SC-2019-051. The Student should keep this registration id safely for future use.
STEP 2: It requires filling up the academic details of the student.
Students should keep the scanned copy of the following documents ready before filling up the online application form.
Editing the Online Application Form
Submission of the Application Form
The students need not send any print-out of the application form to UGC. Students should keep the Print out of the Application form safely with them for future reference.
Changing Subject Stream
Candidates will be eligible for the scholarship if they choose to change the subject stream in which they completed their Class 12. The candidate is allowed to change their course only once and if they change from a general to technical degree course then they will keep getting the scholarship amount equivalent to the degree course.
Cancellation of Scholarship
The awardee is required to approach the designated branch of Canara Bank (List of Canara bank branches) along with a Copy of the Award Letter and Joining Report with the photograph, address and contact no. in the prescribed proforma.
Submit the following documents in the bank
There are 4 Canara Bank branches in Manipur that are accepting Ishan Uday Scholarship Documents.
|1.||Joining Performa for fresh awardees Annexure-I|
|2.||Performa for renewal Annexure-II|
|3.||Certificate of income|
|4.||Domicile of states of NER|
|5.||Quarterly Continuation certificate Annexure-III|
|6.||Affidavit (Undertaking for not availing any other Scholarship in the form of an affidavit on Rs.50 Stamp paper from the student/parent duly attested by SDM / First Class Magistrate / Gazetted Officer (not below the rank of Tahsildar) copying the prescribed languages Annexure-IV|
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