Prestigious scholarships and awards provides excellent monetary support and social recognition. More importantly, these scholarships raise student’s confidence levels and greatly improve his/her CV when they apply for colleges or even for jobs. Some of these scholarships are recognized globally and can open doors to international colleges too.
Many of us are not aware of these scholarship schemes and opportunities.Therefore Easyshiksha brings you a list of top 5 scholarships and awards for school students in India.
1) Foundation For Academic Excellence and Access (FAEA):
2) Scholarship for Higher Education (SHE) –
- Students who happen to be among the top 1% in 12th standard at their respective Board Examinations and are pursuing courses in Natural and Basic sciences at the B.Sc. or Integrated M.Sc. levels.
- Students who have secured in the Joint Entrance Examination of IIT top 10,000 ranks, AIEEE (top 10,000 ranks) plus those clearing AIPMT (top 10,000 ranks), and who also opt to study Natural and Basic sciences in any academic institute.
- Students admitted to Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Basic Sciences (DAE-CBS) at the University of Mumbai or happen to be Kishore VaigyanikProtsahanYojana (KVPY), National Talent Search Examination (NTSE), Jagadish Bose National Science Talent Search (JBNSTS) scholars and Science Olympiad Medalists, opting to undertake courses in the Natural & Basic sciences leading to B.Sc. and M.Sc.
3) Scheme for Early Attraction of Talent (SEATS) –
4) Amul Vidya Shree and Vidya Bhushan Awards –
5) CSIR Innovation Award for School Children –