The Central board of secondary education accounts for the largest number of students under school education in the country. For the past many years, CBSE has been employing various policies that tend to improve upon the quality of education. It was for the same reason that the grading system was introduced. Working upon the same grading system as a guideline, the board is working towards a scholarship programme for girls that will be a motivating as well as an extremely helpful scheme for the students.
CBSE merit scholarship 2016 intends to provide scholarships to all those students who have cleared their high school examinations in the year 2016 and have secured a CGPA of 6.2 or above. This scheme will be applicable till the student completes his/her class twelfth under the board.
Popular CBSE scholarships 2016-17 for the students are SGC and CSSS schemes lets see the details about them as follows.
CBSE SGC scholarship 2016
It is issued for Single girl childs who have 60% of marks in the 10th standard, which is only for the students who are studying under the CBSE boards, notification for applying SGC CBSE scholarship is issued every year through institutions.
CBSE CSSS scholarship 2016
This is called central sector scholarship, which is conducted by CBSE for the students who want to pursue UG or PG courses after the completion of 12th standard, further details about it can be known from official website.
Those who fulfill the criteria and wish to benefit from the programme should get themselves registered by the board. There are some other criteria which are also supposed to be fulfilled. These include being the only girl child and tuition fees not being more than Rs.1500 per month. Along with this, students need to get their application forms attested by the principal of the institution under which they are pursuing their class 11th education. This scholarship is sure to be one of the best scholarship programmes by any board. Not only it will help to motivate and provide financial help but will also promote education of girls, which is in many places, still not up to the mark. There are various other scholarship programmes by the CBSE, which are equally beneficial. Information about all these can be acquired at the official website.
Click here for all CBSE Merit scholarship 2016 -2017 / renewal and apply online
The registration and renewal process is to be completed online. The instructions that are mentioned on the website should be properly read in order to avail the benefits of this scheme. Providing incorrect details about the CGPA or any other crucial information shall not be entertained. It is advised that the registration process should be completed as soon as possible to avoid any sort of last minute confusion. The official website of the CBSE is www.cbse.nic.in