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Scholarships offered by Jharkhand Government

1. School Education

a. Pre-matric scholarships (typically for studies between Std I and Std X)

 
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Stipend for Disabled Students
Grade 1-10 studying in Government schools
Disabled

Monthly Stipend of Rs 50 p.m. till Grade 8 and Rs 250 p.m. from Grade 9-10

b. Secondary Education scholarships (typically for studies between Std IX and Std XII)

 
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Merit Scholarship for Students studying in Class 8
Grades 8-10 in Government/ Nationalized/ Project
Competitive exam for top three of each school
Rs 200 p.m. for 10 months in a year

c. Higher Secondary scholarships (typically for studies Std XI - XII)

 
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Stipend for Disabled Students
Grade 11-12 in Government Schools
Disabled
Monthly Stipend of Rs 250 per month

2. Vocational/ Technical scholarships (courses from technical institutes that do not lead to graduation)

 
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Vocational Training Scheme for Paharia Primitive Tribe
Job oriented training programs
Paharia Primitive Tribe
Free Training

 

3. Higher Education Scholarships (typically for graduation and post-graduation studies)

 
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Free Education to Girls
Undergraduate and Post Graduate
Girls

Reimbursement of tuition fees and examination fees

Rs 1,50,00,000
2.
Commercial Pilot Training Scheme
Pilot Training
ST

Free pilot training

More info
3.
Stipend for Disabled
Graduate and Post Graduate
Disabled

Monthly stipend of Rs 260

More info

 

Stipend for Disabled Students

Under this scheme stipend is given to disabled students studying in government schools and colleges. The rate of stipend is different for different classes of students. Selection of students for stipend is done on the recommendation of the educational institution. For more information, please visit the following website:

http://india.gov.in/govt/viewscheme.php?schemeid=1713

Merit Scholarship for Students studying in Class 8

The Scholarship is given for studies for class VIII, class IX, class X. A state level competitive exam is held for selection of students for this scholarship and ten students from each block is selected. Out of this ten students two must be from Schedule Tribe catregory and two must be girls. Students studying in class VII and getting three top positions in their schools can appear in the examination. For more information, please visit the following website: http://india.gov.in/govt/viewscheme.php?schemeid=1646

Vocational Training Scheme for Paharia Primitive Tribe

Keeping in view the extremely low life standards of Paharia Primitive Tribe the government of Jharkhand has started vocational training program for them. The department of Welfare in collaboration with semi government organizations and voluntary organizations is carrying out job oriented training programs to promote employment / self employment. Under this program they are trained freely in different streams such as computer, manufacturing of Lac based articles, T.V. and electrical repairing, motor pump mechanic etc.

The candidate should be a member of Paharia Priitive Tribe.

For more information visit: http://india.gov.in/govt/viewscheme.php?schemeid=1501

Free Education to Girls

Under this scheme, girls are given free education up to post graduation level. For more information go to: http://india.gov.in/govt/viewscheme.php?schemeid=1645

Commercial Pilot Training Scheme

The welfare department has started giving free professional pilot training to 25 students belonging to the Scheduled Tribe. There is a condition attached for the beneficiaries of this plan, under which, after attaining the training and getting a job he will have to bear the cost of education upto Graduation level from class-V of two Tribal Students from their village or locality as selected by the Welfare Department.

According to this plan students are selected on the basis of written / physical test conducted after they apply for the same on the basis of the advertisement published in various newspapers. There after they are sent for training to two flying training institutes at Kanpur & Pondichery. For more information, please visit the following website: http://jharkhand.nic.in/schemes/commercial_pilot.pdf

 

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