- Students belonging to the State of Jammu & Kashmir, appearing for the Class XII or equivalent exam through the State Board of Jammu & Kashmir, pursuing general degree courses, engineering and medical studies in govt. colleges/ institutes/ other non govt. reputed institutes, located outside the State of Jammu & Kashmir, would be eligible for scholarship under this scheme. Students pursing courses through Open Universities would not be eligible under the scheme.
- Students availing of other scholarships schemes would not be eligible to avail of this scholarship scheme. Students pursuing courses, such as Diploma Courses, not leading to award of a Degree, shall not be eligible under this scheme. The income ceiling will be Rs. 4.5 lakhs per annum.
Additional benefits: Hostel fees and incidentals will also be given for all categories of courses. The ceiling for this will be Rs. 1 lakh per annum. Course fees, Hostel fees, etc. would be paid as per ‘actuals’. The charges in rented accomodation will be reimbursed as per certificate given by the Head of the college / institute, regarding reasonableness of rates etc.
Upto Rs.30,000/‐ per annum for general degree courses
Upto Rs.1.25 lakhs per annum for engineering courses
Upto Rs.3.00 lakhs per annum for medical studies, including Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)