Vikas Scholarship is only for students from low income families studying in schools in rural areas.
A total of ten (10) scholarships will be awarded each year. Out of 10, at least 5 scholarships will be awarded to girls.
Who can apply?
Students studying in class 8 in rural areas of Gujarat whose total annual family income is less than 1.5 lakhs can apply.
Amount of scholarship admissible
For Class 10 Students: The scholarship will be awarded for two years which will be 30,000/- during Class 11 and 30,000/- during Class 12.
For Class 8 Students: Scholarship up to 1,00,000/-(Rupees One Lakh Only) will be received over a period of four years. [ 20,000/- in class 9, 20,000/- in class 10 and T30,000/- in class 11 and 30,000/- in class 12 if the student continues in science stream after class 10
The applicant has to register by filling the online form on the PRL VIKAS scholarship website. As part of the registration process, the student has to scan and upload the following documents.
Necessary supporting evidence
Photo of the student
Proof of Income: Income Certificate (issued by Tehsildar/ Revenue Officer (Mamalatdar)/ SDM/ Taluka Magistrate/ Collector/ DM/ ADM/ any equivalent officer. The certificate should clearly mention the total annual/ year income of the family.
Standard student certificate from school Class 7 mark sheet [Class 9 mark sheet in case of Class 10 students applying for scholarship.
Official site:-click here
Last Date of Registration: 13 January 2023
Selection Exam: 22 January 2023