About Asha Jyoti Scholarship Programme:
To empower today’s youth with a better future, NSHM is launching Asha Jyoti- a scholarship programme that will benefit 250 meritorious students with an amount worth Rs 1 crore.
There are two categories of scholarship available-
1.Merit Based Spot Scholarship
2.Higher Scholarship Based on Merit & Eligibility
Objective of the Programme:
To honor bright students with the potential to pursue Under-Graduate courses (excluding the Programs which are based on the Public Entrance Examination) with NSHM Knowledge Campus.
How many Scholarships are available?
There are scholarships available for 250 Students across 10 Under-Graduate Programmes. The minimum Scholarship amount is approximately Rs.25,000/-
For whom the Scholarship is applicable?
a) Category I:
i) SC/ ST/ Non-creamy-layer OBC students
ii) Differently-abled students
iii) Sports persons who have participated in State/National level
iv) Ward of a Defence Personnel
v) Ward of an Ex-Serviceman/ War Widow
vi) Means Category – annual family income <= Rs 2.5 lac
vii) Ward of a mother who is a single parent
viii) Ward of a parent who is a teaching professional
b) Category II:
i) General Category based on percentage of marks obtained in class X or class XII whichever is applicable
a)Marks of Class X and/or Class XII/equivalent levels for international board examinations
b)Valid Category I certificate as mentioned above for pupil applying for the same
Merit Based Spot Scholarship
For this scholarship, one does not need to take the test. It will be offered on the basis of marks obtained in Class X and/or Class XII
Higher Scholarship Based on Merit & Eligibility
Every student who joins NSHM Knowledge Campus will stand a chance to apply and compete for higher Scholarships. This will depend on the diligence a student shows in his/her Semester performances also.