Central Sector Scheme of Scholarships for College and University Students

The Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India, New Delhi has introduced a new “Central Sector Scheme of Scholarships for College and University Students” from the financial year 2008-09. 
Applications are invited for the above scholarships for the current year 2011-12 (Fresh) from the 1st year bachelor degree course students who are provisionally selected by this office, based on IPE, March 2011 results and who fulfill the following eligibility conditions. 
The Eligibility conditions:
1) Minimum of above 80th percentile of successful candidates in relevant stream in Class 12 (10 +2) in IPE, March 2011
2) Their Parental Income should not exceed 4.5 Lakh p.a.
3) They should be pursuing regular / Professional Bachelor Degree Courses in recognized educational Institutions in the current year 2011-12.
4) They should not avail any other Scholarships. The Govt. of India has allotted 6097 scholarships to A.P. As per the guidelines, 2½ times of the above number of the candidates are  provisionally selected.
These are divided as follows.
Science, Commerce and Humanities ratio:3:2:1; Boys and Girls ratio: 1:1;
Reservations: SC 15%; ST 7.5%; OBC 27%; PH 3%
The Scholarship will be paid @ Rs.1000/- per month for 3 years (Regular and Professional Degree courses), @ Rs.2,000/- per month for 4th and 5th year for
Professional Degree and PG courses for 10 months in an academic year. For all professional courses,scholarship will be renewed till the graduation level of that course subject to maximum of five years

The list of provisionally selected candidates, proceedings and application forms of the candidates have been sent to the concerned Junior Colleges and also placed in the Board’s Website.  The candidates should collect them from the Principals of their respective Junior Colleges. The application form and copy of proceedings can also be downloaded from the BIE Website www.bieap.gov.in, by the candidates whose names are placed in  the selected list. They should forward them through the Principals of Degree / Professional Degree Colleges where they are presently studying, to the Secretary, BIE, A.P., Nampally, Hyderabad so as to reach on or before 30.09.2011.Note: 1.The candidates of other Boards have to approach their concerned Boards of +2 stage.
 The candidates who have passed 2nd year Intermediate prior to IPE, March 2011 need not apply