Over the past few years, the Government of India has implemented several programs/scholarships for young girls to encourage them in achieving their educational & career dreams.
Now, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has invited online applications for merit scholarships for single child. From 2022, schools are requested to process the application of their students as per guidelines issued for this scheme.
The applicant must be the only child in the family. The girl student who is the only child of her parents and who have scored 60% or more marks in class 10 and should be studying in CBSE class 11 are eligible for the award of scholarship. NRI applicants of the Board are also eligible for the award.
The eligible candidates would get a scholarship amount of Rs 500 per month for two years, in their respective bank accounts.
The last date of application is 17th January 2022. Website