Name of the Organisation : Kerala State Higher Education Council (kshec.kerala.gov.in)
Type of Announcement : Higher Education Scholarship HES (2013-14)
Online Registration : http://www.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in/hescholarship/main/index.php
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Online Registration for Higher Education Scholarship (2013-14)
The Government of Kerala has introduced various scholarships awarded to meritorious students of outstanding performance in the education sector as well as to the students of socially and economically backward categories. The Higher Education Department of Government of Kerala is entrusted with the responsibility of selection and disbursement of various scholarships to Higher Secondary, under Graduate and Post Graduate Streams.
This project envisages the development and implementation of a web-enabled scholarship management system to facilitate the Directorate of Collegiate education for an efficient, foolproof system for the selection of the students and also do the disbursements. The System also facilitates the students, various educational institutions and the Scholarship Department to update and monitor the selection and disbursement process
SCOPE AND EXTENT OF THE SCHOLARSHIP :
There Council intends to constitute two types of scholarships : General Scholarships and Endowment Scholarships. During the year 2013-14, 1000 general scholarships would be awarded to regular students pursuing the study of Sciences, Social Sciences, Business Studies and Humanities through full time aided courses at the undergraduate and post graduate levels in Government/Aided Colleges and Departments/Institutions under the Universities in Kerala. The scholarships may be extended subsequently, including other disciplines and students pursuing studies outside the State, depending on the funds made available through endowments.
The scholarships available in 2013-14 will be distributed among different universities in the State. The number of scholarships set apart for each university would be decided on the basis of the student strength in first degree aided courses in Sciences / Humanities / Social Sciences/ Business Studies in the Govt./Aided colleges/ Departments under each University, calculated on the basis of sanctioned strength of each stream, in all Government/Aided Arts & Science colleges and University Departments in the previous year.
The Scholarships would be given for a 5-year period starting with first-degree and ending with final year post graduate education.The quantum of annual scholarship would be substantially high to attract and retain talented students in the academic stream for at least five years. The annual scholarship given to a student would be increased incrementally from Rs.12000 to Rs.60000 as he/she moves from the first year degree course to the final year postgraduate course
Where the beneficiary is a physically challenged person, the scholarship amount would be 25% more than the usual amount to take care of his/her special needs . Only persons with 40% disability or more would be considered as physically challenged for the purpose of the award of the scholarship.
No student will be awarded scholarship unless he/she fulfills the minimum criteria for the award of scholarship. The required minimum percentage of marks for scholarships would be as follows:
o ST Pass
o SC – For science subjects 45%
o SC – All other subjects 40%
o Gen. Category – Science 50%
o Gen. Category – Others 45%
Scholarships under this scheme will not be awarded to a student who receives any scholarship / stipend other than fee concession for a course of study. However, students belonging to SC/ST category will be eligible for scholarship in addition to the lump sum grant given by the Scheduled Caste and the Scheduled Tribe Development Departments.
Last Date : 31 Dec 2013
For enquiry : 0471 2301298/97/93
(i) I hereby declare that the information furnished above is correct.
(ii) I will not avail any other scholarship except fee concession or lumpsum grand
(iii) I shall abide by the terms and conditions for the scholarship scheme.
(iv) I undertake that if at any stage, it is found to the satisfaction of the sanctioning authority that the information given by me is false or if I have violated the terms and conditions of the scholarship, the scholarship sanctioned to me, may be cancelled and the entire amount of scholarship will be refunded by me, or recovered from me, apart from liability for such penal action as warranted by law.
Contact us :
The Kerala State Higher Education Council
Science and Technology Museum Campus
Vikas Bhavan P.O., Thiruvananthapuram-695033, Kerala, India