Central Sector Scholarship 2017–2018 Application Form, CSSS Scheme For College & University Students, Renewal Last Date

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By Admin New June 21, 2017 14:31

Central Sector Scholarship

Department of Higher Education has launched a Central sector scheme titled as Central Sector Scholarship to help financially poor students who belongs from rural areas. CSSS Scheme for College & University Students will only be providing to those candidates who are excellent in class XI to Post-Graduation level but did not afford higher studies. 82000 CSSS Scheme will be offered to the meritorious students out of which half is for girls and half for boys as well. Candidates who want to clutch this golden opportunity, they are required to submit their Central sector scholarship 2017 application form by going through its official.

Those candidates who had applied earlier can submit their Central Sector Scholarship Renewal form before the last date. CBSE CSSS Scholarship will be given to the candidates on the basis of their marks obtained in previous class and other eligibility requirement. CSS Scholarship will be paid to the selected students directly by the Central Government into a Bank Account opened by them after the CSSS Registration. Central Sector Scholarship scheme main purpose is to provide financial help to intelligent and hard working students from low income families. Rest information about the CSSS 2017 is available in below section of this page created by the team members of indguru.com Have a look…

Central Sector Scholarship

Scope of CSS Scholarship:

On the basis of the results of senior secondary examination, scholarships will be awarded to eligible students. 82000 CSS Scholarships are available for graduate / postgraduate studies in colleges and universities and for professional courses, such as Medical, Engineering etc.

Central Sector Scholarship Eligibility Criteria:
Class/ AgeClass 12 Passouts/ 18-25 years
NationalityCandidate must be an Indian citizen belonging to non-creamy layer.
Eligibility Criteria
  • Candidate must have passed the class 12 examination (Senior Secondary Certificate Examination 2016) conducted by CBSE, ISC or any of the state boards of India.
  • Candidate must have taken admission in an undergraduate regular course in any recognized Indian university/institution.
Family Annual IncomeThe total annual income of candidate’s parents must not exceed Rs. 6 lakhs per annum. (Earlier the ceiling was Rs. 4.5 lakhs)
Other RequirementCandidate should be pursuing a regular course and not through correspondence or distance learning.

Central Sector Scholarship Reward:

Scholarship will be distributed in the ratio of 3:2:1 among the pass outs of science, commerce, and humanities in the following manner. All the candidates who are going to apply should also have to achieve the target of 75% attendance while avoiding punishable activities because if in any case scholarship is cancelled, Central Sector Scholarship renewal will not be done.

CourseAmountDurationAmount to be disbursed
GraduationRs. 1000 per month3 yearsLump sum amount of Rs.10, 000 to be disbursed at the end of each academic year.
Post-GraduationRs. 2000 per month2 yearsLump sum amount of Rs.20, 000 to be disbursed at the end of each academic year.

Rate of Scholarship:

Rs.1000/- p.m. is a rate of scholarship at Graduation level for first three years of College and University courses and Rs.2000/- per month at Post- Graduation level. Students pursuing professional courses would get Rs.2000/- per month in the 4th and 5th year. The scholarship would be paid for 10 months in an academic year.

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Mode of distribution of CSSS Amount:

You will get the amount in your bank account through Electronic Clearing System (ECS) mode. First of all, submit the details of your correct bank account no., bank name, bank detailed address and the correct RTGS/NEFT branch code (11 digits alphanumeric code) of the bank of any nationalized bank/commercial bank having ECS facility to receive the amount of scholarship.

Selection Criteria:

Merit list of the candidates will be prepared on the basis of the marks obtained by in their respective board examinations. After 15 days you will get the list on its official and then you will get the following documents: Entitlement Card, Income Affidavit Form and A form for ‘Statement of Particulars’. At last you have to fill the documents and submit it before the end date.

How To Fill Central Sector Scholarship Online Form?

First of all, candidates need to visit to the official website “www.scholarships.gov.in”. Now hit on “More” link that is present in the homepage. After that, candidates have to press on the “CENTRAL SECTOR SCHEME OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY STUDENTS” link and then on the “Guidelines” tab. Now you have to read the details present in the notice. Thereafter, choose and strike on the suitable link to apply online. Then press on the “Apply Online” link. Now fill the CBSE CSSS Application Form with correct information in prescribed manner. Upload all the scanned documents and certificates along with the application form. At last, submit the application form and take a print out of it. Now take a print out of the CSSS application form. At last, send it at the mentioned postal address along with all the relevant documents and certificates for verification.

Read Here- How to Fill Online Application Form

Documents Required:

Duly signed online generated Application form, Under Graduate Course proof, Original copy of parents income on a non-judicial stamp paper of Rs.10/- duly sworn in before Notary Public/First class Executive Magistrate/Revenue Officer, One cancelled cheque of personal/saving account, A hard copy of online application, A copy of Mark sheet of Sr. School Certificate Exam – 2016, A copy of Caste Certificate and Income Tax Returns/Form-16 etc.

Postal Address:

Central Board of Secondary Education- CBSE (Head Office)

“Shiksha Kendra”,2, Community Centre,

Preet Vihar, Delhi – 110 092


Press on this Official Link to get complete details regarding Central Sector Scholarship 2017-2018.

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By Admin New June 21, 2017 14:31
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  1. Prankul Pratim Dutta October 31, 17:33

    Sir.. I am doing Ma in English in Assam University silchar.. I have not applied the scholarship as the University was closed till 25th October due to puja vacation.. Now I want to apply. Is there any possibility to apply now.?

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  2. Kanhugopal Dutta October 24, 09:40

    Sir,can u send me the link for this central sector scholarship scheme

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  3. Divya . B September 25, 17:36

    Sir i am pursuing BE . I have got the scholarship for last two times and even now I’m eligible for it and registered for the renewal still I have not received the scholarship yet. Please do help me!!

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  4. saumya September 14, 20:02

    tell the steps for cancellation of a scholarship application

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  5. Avanti laad September 14, 15:36

    Sir I have got the scholarship for last two times and even now I’m eligible for it and registered for the renewal still I have not received the scholarship yet. Please do help me!!

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  6. Shobhit Pandey August 19, 09:29

    sir, CSS is also for engineering student??

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  7. Nikhil sharma August 5, 09:37

    Sir, I already take a PMSSS scholarship .so am I eligible to take CSS scholarship?

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