◆Last date :- 31st March 2023
◆About National Overseas Scholarship :- National Overseas Scholarship is given to the low income students belonging to the Scheduled Castes, Denotified Nomadic and Semi-Nomadic Tribes, Landless Agricultural Labourers and Traditional Artisans category to study masters Degree or Ph.D Study at abroad. This scholarship provides financial assistance to the selected candidates for pursuing Masters level courses and Ph.D. courses abroad in Institutions/Universities accredited by the Government/authorized body of that country in any field of study. This year Total 125 students will get this scholarship. This scholarship is given by Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment Government of India.
◆ Scholarship Amount / Benifits:-
1]Annual Maintenance Allowance-
15400 US Dollars for study in United States of America (USA) & other countries except UK
9900 Great Britain Pounds for study in United Kingdom (UK)
1500 US Dollars for study in United States of America (USA) & other countries except UK
1100 Great Britain Pounds for study in United Kingdom (UK)
4]visa fees – Actual visa fees in Indian Rupees will be paid.
6]Incidental Journey Allowance & Equipment Allowance
7] Economy Class air tickets to travel from India to University or institute and institute or University to India.
◆Eligible courses for scholarship:-
Master in any stream
◆Duration of scholarship:-
Maximum 3 year for Master.
Maximum 4 year for Ph.D.
◆ Eligibility Criteria :-
1]Only Students having unconditional offer of admission to top 500 ranked foreign Institutes/Universities as per the latest available QS rankings for the year 2023 will be eligible for national overseas scholarship.
2] Only Students secured minimum 60% marks or equivalent grade in the qualifying examination are eligible for scholarship. For Ph. D courses, the qualifying exam would be Master’s Degree and for Master’s Degree courses, the qualifying examination would be Bachelor’s Degree.
3] For any University, percentage would be calculated on the basis of the marks obtained by the applicant in various semesters/ terms.
4] Only students whose age is below 35 years on 1april 2023 are eligible for scholarship.
5] Income Limit – Rs. 8 lakh per annum
6] Only students from Scheduled Castes, Denotified Nomadic and Semi-Nomadic Tribes, Landless Agricultural Labourers and Traditional Artisans category are eligible for scholarship.
◆ Document required :-
1]10th Board Certificate
5]Current Address proof/Permanent Address Proof, in case different from current address
6]Qualifying Degree/Provisional Certificate
7]Mark sheet of qualifying examination
8]Valid Document regarding admission in Foreign University (Application, Registration or Admission related document)
9]income documents of all family members
10]Employer’s NOC Certificate if applicant is employed. Gap certificate in
case there is gap of more than 6 months after completing qualifying degree.
11]ITR acceptance document.
◆ Link for Online Application:-
◆ To know more information about scholarship Click on below link:-
◆ To Download scholarship notification click below link:-
◆ To Download Frequently asked Questions List :-
◆ To Download Format for Income Certificate:-
◆ To Download Format for Certificate of being Landless Agricultural Labourer:-
◆ To Download Format for Certificate of being Traditional Artisan :-
◆ To Download INSTRUCTIONS MANUAL FOR FILLING ONLINE APPLICATION :-
- – top 500 QS ranking of Institutions/ Universities available n below mentioned Link:- https://www.topuniversities.com/universityrankings/world-university-rankings/2023
- – 30% scholarships are reserved for women candidate’s.
- – Students studying bachelor degree courses are not eligible for this scholarship.
- – Students already staying or studying or having completed studies abroad by utilizing any other scholarship from State Government, other agency, or through own funds are not eligible to apply under NOS.
- If marks on marksheet is provided in CGPA Then formula for conversion of CGPA to numerical marks bearing authentication by the University should be provided by students.
- More than Two children from one family are not eligible for scholarship.
- Topics/courses concerning Indian Culture/heritage/History/Social studies on India based research topic shall not be covered under National Overseas Scholarship.
◆ Contact Details:-
Contact Person: Shri Sanjay Singh
Address : Gate No:-3, Ground Floor, Jeevan Tara Building, Ashoka Road, Patel Chowk, New Delhi -110001
Website :- https://tribal.nic.in/Grievance
Contact No :11-23345770
Email :- firstname.lastname@example.org