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National Overseas Scholarship Scheme 2017 Application Form SC Candidates

National Overseas Scholarship Scheme

National Overseas Scholarship SchemeAvail Scholarship Application Form!! Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment has pronounced a career notification as National Overseas Scholarship Scheme. Application forms are invited from most eligible and talented candidates belonging to SC /ST /OBC categories. Eligible contenders can avail the benefits of National Overseas Scholarship Scheme 2017 by following the details as prescribed below.

India Government awarded National Overseas Scholarship as it provides financial assistance to aspirants who are pursuing Bachelors Degree, Master Level Courses, Ph.D and Passage Grant. The closing date to send filled application form is 15th January 2017.Moreover aspirants can collect vital information and accessories about the National Overseas Scholarship application form from this page as designed by well talented team members of www.recruitmentinboxx.com.

National Overseas Scholarship Scheme

Details of Specified Fields of Study:

Field of StudyNo. of Seats
Engineering and Management32
Pure Sciences and Applied Sciences17
Agricultural Sciences and Medicine17
International Commerce, Accounting Finance17
Humanities, Social Science & Fine Arts17
Total seats100

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Who Will Be Eligible to Avail National Overseas Scholarship Scheme?

For Ph.D Degree:

Candidates must have scored at least 55% marks /equivalent grade in relevant Masters Degree. Experienced candidates who are on lien with their existing post and also an employer will be given preference.

For Master’s Degree:

Willing candidates must possess 55% marks /equivalent grade in their completed Bachelors Degree. Preference will be given to those applicants who are on lien with their existing post and employer.

Age Limitation as on 1st April, 2016:

Age of candidates should be below 35 years as on 1st April, 2016.

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Get Details of National Overseas Scholarship Category Wise:

CategoryNo. of ScholarshipsNo. of Passage Grants
Scheduled Castes9004
Denotified, Nomadic and Semi-Nomadic Tribes0601
Landless Agricultural Labourers and Traditional Artisans04

Income Ceiling Criteria:

Candidates whose Total family income does not exceed Rs. 6, 00,000 Rs. Six Lakh per annum) will be eligible to take the advantage of this scholarship.

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Do you Know the Value of Scholarship Provided to SC Candidates?

Candidates can get the details of Financial Assistance of Quantum Of Annual Maintenance Allowance:

ParticularsAnnual Maintenance Allowance
United States Of America And Other Countries Except United KingdomUS Dollars 15400/- (Fifteen Thousand four hundred)
United KingdomGreat Britain Pound (GBP) 9900/- (Nine Thousand nine hundred)

Selection Procedure for National Overseas Scholarship:

Keen students who have already obtained unconditional offer letter to take admission in one of the reputed Universities/Educational Institution abroad for the academic session 2016-17 onwards then you can take the benefits of award on a first-come-first-serve basis.

National Overseas Scholarship Scheme Notification: Get Details

How to Fill National Overseas Scholarship for SC Candidates?

  • Firstly eligible candidates must go and open the official website that is www.socialjustice.nic.in.
  • Then Candidates will reach to the home page and you have to hit on “View All” option mentioned under “What’s New” section.
  • Then hit “Advertisement for National Overseas Scholarship for Selection Year 2016-17” link.
  • Now read the complete details mentioned in an advertisement.
  • After this download the format of application form and fill it with required details.
  • Also, attach all the photocopies of all relevant certificates and documents with the form.
  • At last keep the application form in an envelope and send it to the given below address.

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Documents Required to Apply for Scholarship of National Overseas:

  • Matriculation or other certificate as proof for date of birth
  • All Degrees/Diplomas/Certificate with mark sheets,
  • Income certificate in the prescribed format.
  • Offer letter if obtained admission
  • Self Attested Photo Copy of Caste Certificate issued by a Competent Authority

For Passage Grant additional Statements are required:

  • Details of merit scholarship and the manner in which it has been obtained
  • Self-Attested copy of the letter of the award

Postal Address:

T.V.A. Ram, Director

SCD-V Section,

Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment,

Department of Social Justice and Empowerment Room No.211 – ‘D’ Wing,

Shastri Bhavan, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Marg,

New Delhi-110 001

Important Dates:

Last Date to send scholarship Form: 15th January 2017


Applicants who wish to grab this chance can have a look on Official Notification. All the visitors are advised to stay connected with www.recruitmentinboxx.com web portal to grasp all other essential details regarding National Overseas Scholarship Scheme 2017.

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  1. how to find a link for this application form? can anyone post it here?

    • Hii Verkha Rani,
      Along with the notification, you can find the application attached. Please open the link given under “National Overseas Scholarship Scheme Notification: Get Details” heading on this same page.

  2. I am currently studying in third year(sem 5). i am about to give my GRE in july/august.
    when should i apply for this scholarship?
    please help

  3. Thanks for sharing the useful article which is helpful for many people……

  4. Temjenungla Imchen

    I really want to study abroad and wish to apply…..

  5. what is the eligibility for b.ds student

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