KSCSTE Prathibha Scholarship 2015
Kerala State Council for Science & Technology (KSCSTE) invites applications from students for Prathibha Scholarship Programme to pursue higher studies and a career in science. It supports students who aspire to pursue degree/ PG courses in basic/natural science in institutions/ universities in India.
Eligibility: Students who have scored 90 per cent in all subjects and have minimum 95 per cent aggregate marks in all science subjects in Class XII.
Students selected for the award of Prathibha Scholarship are eligible for scholarship as follows. B.Sc. Degree Course/ First 3 years of Integrated M.Sc. course
1st Year – Rs. 12,000/-
2nd Year – Rs. 18,000/-
3rd Year – Rs. 24,000/-
M.Sc. Course *
1st Year/ 4th Year of Integrated M.Sc. – 40,000/-
2nd Year/ 5th Year of Integrated M.Sc. – 60,000/-
[*Continuation of the scholarship for the Post graduate course is subject to securing minimum 75% mark for Degree course.]
• The scheme also offers opportunities for attending Science Enrichment Programmes and summer internships in reputed national and state level R&D institutions in the State
• Eight Prathibha Scholars (two scholars in each of the disciplines- Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics) are eligible to be considered for summer programmes at IISER-Trivandrum without screening test. The selection of Prathibha Scholars for summer programmes is subject to the norms of IISER-Trivandrum.
• The scheme ensures atleast 50% of the selection for girl students. 10% of the selection is reserved for SC/ST students.
Deadline: September 15, 2015