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NEC Merit Scholarship, Tripura 2018

Deadline: 20-Feb-2018

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The Directorate of Higher Education, Government of Tripura announces NEC Merit Scholarship, Tripura 2018 for students of Professional / Technical /Management / M.Phil / PhD courses. The scholarship aims at providing financial aid to students of North Eastern Region undergoing studies in various disciplines at a recognized institution within or outside North-East, but within the country.



To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant must -

  • Be a permanent resident of Tripura.
  • Have scored at least 70% marks (for general) and 60% marks (for SC and ST candidates) in the last qualifying examination for diploma/degree/PG/M.Phil and PhD courses.
  • Have annual family income less than INR 4.5 Lac from all sources. 
  • Not be in receipt of any other financial assistance from other sources.


How to apply?

Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship through following steps -
Online application
Step 1
: Register through National Scholarship Portal.
Step 2: Fill in all required details.
Step 3: Upload necessary supporting documents. 
Step 4: Finally submit the duly filled application form. 
Offline application
Step 1
: Download the application form from here
Step 2: Fill in all required details with a black coloured ink pen. 
Step 3: Attach all required documents. 
Step 4: Send duly filled application form along with the documents to Directorate of Higher Education by post. 


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Award Details

The selected students will receive stipend under this scheme as per the rates given below - 

  • For diploma level course - INR 20,000 per annum. 
  • For degree level course - INR 22,000 per annum. 
  • For PG courses - INR 25,000 per annum. 
  • For M.Phil/PhD - INR 30,000 per annum.

Documents required

  • Permanent residence certificate
  • Recommendation by the Head of Institution
  • Undertaking for not availing any other scholarship 
  • Marksheets of qualifying examination
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • Copy of Aadhar Card/first page of bank passbook/PAN card/Email id/Ration Card/Birth Certificate etc. 

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