|SL. NO||Name of the Scholarship Schemes||Name of the Funding Agencies||Eligibility Criteria|
|1||CSS-Post Matric Scholarship for ST Students of Nagaland||Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Govt. of India||Eligible for:
a) ST students of Nagaland State (only)
b) Students whose Parents/Guardians Annual income from all sources does not exceed Rs. 2,50,000/- (Rupees two lakh fifty thousand) only.
c) Students who are pursuing Post Matric course of studies in recognised Colleges/Universities within India.
|2||NEC Stipend and Book Grant under NEC Plan Scheme “Financial support to Students of North Eastern Region for Higher Professional courses”.||NEC, Shillong, Govt. of India||Eligible for:
a) ST & General Students of Nagaland State.
b) ST Students who have secured 60% marks in the last qualifying final examination and 75% marks for students belonging to General Category.
c) Students who are pursuing Higher Professional course of studies in the Courses which are approved by NEC.
|Nagaland State Merit Scholarship||Nagaland Government||Eligible for:
a) ST & Indigenous students of Nagaland State who secured 1st Div. with 80% marks or equivalent grade in HSLC/HSSLC and 70% marks in Degree Final examination and are studying in recognised Colleges/Universities within India.
b) To maintain consistent academic result or the required percentage of marks annually for renewal of Merit Scholarship until the completion of course.
|4||Nagaland State Research Fellowship||Nagaland Government||Eligible for:
Research Scholars belonging to ST & Indigenous Category of Nagaland who are pursuing MPhil/PhD course in recognised Universities within India.
Award of Scholarships: The Department had successfully implemented 4 (four) Scholarship schemes during the year 2015-16. Name of the Schemes /actual amount utilized and actual numbers of students benefitted are given below:
|Sl. No.||Name of Scholarship Schemes||Actual Amount Utilized (Rupees in Lakhs)||Actual Number of Students awarded|
|1||CSS-Post Matric Scholarship for ST students of Nagaland||
|2||NEC Stipend and Book Grant- Under NEC Plan Scheme “Financial support to Students of North Eastern Region for Higher Professional courses”.||
|3||Nagaland State Merit Scholarship||Rs. 5,44,24,170/-||5464|
|4||Nagaland State Research Fellowship||
In view of GOI, policy to make it mandatory for all States Government that are implementing the Centrally Sponsored Schemes– Post and Pre-Matric Scholarship Schemes to be on-boarded in the National Scholarship Portal (NSP 2.0) from 2016-17, the Department of Higher Education in collaboration with the Department of Information Technology & Communication and National Informatics Centre, Nagaland has made all possible effort to provide online scholarship application. The following schemes are online with effect from the academic session 2015-16.Therefore, it has been made mandatory for students of Nagaland State to apply online for the schemes mentioned below.
- Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Post Matric Scholarship to ST students of Nagaland.
- Nagaland State Merit Scholarship.
- NEC Stipend and Book Grant.
Hostels Registered under the Directorate of Higher Education:
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