Apply for Ishan Uday Scholarship 2023

Ishan Uday Scholarship 2023

Ishan Uday Scheme is a unique scholarship program created by the University Grants Commission (UGC) for students in the North Eastern Region (NER) to encourage children from the NE region’s economically disadvantaged communities to pursue higher education.

Under the Ishan Uday scholarship program, NER students pursuing general degree programs, technical and professional degrees, including medical and paramedical programs, are awarded a total of 10,000 new scholarships each year.

Ishan Uday Scholarship Details:

Name of Scholarship: Ishan Uday Scholarship

Academic Session: 2023-24

Course/s: General Degree Courses, technical and professional courses, including medical and paramedical courses.

Implementing under: University Grants Commission (UGC)

Scholarship amount: Rs.7,800 and 5,400 per month

Eligible State: Arunachal Pradesh , Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Sikkim, Tripura,

Application mode: Online

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Ishan Uday Scholarship goals:
* To provide equal opportunities for higher studies in NE Region
* To focus more on professional education in NE Region
* To increase the Gross Enrollment Ratio (GER) in NE Region
* Optimum utilization of NER Budgetary Allocation.

Beginning with the academic year 2014-15, it is planned to offer ten thousand (10,000) new scholarships each year for general degree programs, technical and professional programs, including medical and paramedical programs.

Ishan Uday Scholarship 2023.

Candidate who are Eligible and Interested may apply online here by following below mentioned steps-

# Scroll down and go to the online application link section.

# Click on New Registration for fresh candidate otherwise go to renewal option.

# A new webpage will be open.

# To register enter your required details in the portal.

# After registration enter all required credentials and upload necessary documents in the portal.

# At the end submit the form and take a print out of your application form.

What is the Eligibility Criteria of Ishan Uday Scholarship:

Type of Educational Institute: Students with NER domicile who have completed Class XII or an exam equivalent thereto through any recognized Board of Education, including the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE), and the national Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) within NER only, and who have attained admission to general degree programs, technical and professional programs, including medical and paramedical programs (Integrated courses include)

* Universities / Institutions/ Colleges included under Section 2(f) and 12 (B) of UGC Act.
* Deemed to be Universities include under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and eligible to receive grants-in-aid from UGC.
* Institute of National Importance.
* Universities/Institutions/Colleges funded by Central/ State Government.
* Institution recognized by other Statutory councils within as well as outside.

Class: Only First year Under-Graduate students are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

Course: The scholarship will be available for the entire length of integrated degree courses. the scholarship will only be available for the first degree in dual degree programs. The University must make it clear when suggesting a scholarship applicant.

Family Income: To avail this scholarship candidate’s parent’s annual income cannot be more than Rs 4.5lakh.

Reservation: Transgender candidate are eligible to apply for this scheme. The reservation must be applied in accordance with Indian government regulations.

Who is not eligible for Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme?

The following shall not be eligible under this scheme-

* Students enrolled in open Universities’ courses or programs
* Students who have already received financial aid for their undergraduate studies through another program.
* students gaining admission through Management quota.
* Students who have pursued courses, such as diploma courses that do not result in a degree.
* Students whose parents make more than Rs 4.5 lakh per year.
What is the required documents to be uploaded at the time of applying for Ishan Uday Scholarship?
  • Domicile certificate to be issued by the competent authority.
  • Prof of annual income to be issued by the competent authority.
  • For renewals, the annual progress report and continuing of studies will be required to be uploaded/ verified by the concerned University/ Institution/ College.

Online Application Link:

Ishan Uday Scholarship 2023.

Online Application FormNew Registration I Renewal
Official notificationClick here
Official websiteClick here
Q & Ans.

1. How much financial assistance will provide under Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme?

Ans. The selected student will received a direct benefit transfer (DBT) payment of Rs.5,400 per month for general degree courses and Rs. 7800 per month for Technical & Professional degrees (including Medical & Paramedical courses).

2. What is the selection process of Ishan Uday Scholarship scheme?

Ans. The selection process of Ishan Uday Scholarship is based on the following factors-

No of slots: 10,000 fresh scholarships will be awarded every year.

Distribution of slots: The final population census will serve as the basis for allocating spaces among the NER states.

Lack of Eligible Candidate: If there are not enough qualified candidates to fill all the open positions in a state, The open positions will be allocated fairly among the other states.

Reservation: Reservation for PwDs will be made in accordance with government of India regulations.

3. What is the starting date of submission of online application form for Ishan Uday Scheme?

Ans. 3rd October 2023.

4. What is the Last date of submission of online application form for Ishan Uday Scheme?

Ans. 31st December 2023.

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