Things to be aware of regarding UP Scholarship
The government of UP has made available scholarships for students who want to pursue higher studies. There are many students who cannot do so due to financial problems. This scholarship helps them to go forward with their studies. Students must be aware of various things if they wish to apply for such up scholarship.
The eligibility to have such a scholarship
The government of UP has laid certain Scholarship eligibility criteria which students must have in order to have such scholarship.
The eligibilities are:
Students who wish to apply must be enrolled in class 1-10 in any school recognized by UP Government.
There is an annual income limit also. For OBC, SC and ST students it is Rs. 30,000, for students who fall under minority category the limit is Rs. 100, 000 and for general students it is Rs. 19,884 for rural students and Rs. 25,546 for urban students.
The rate of scholarship that can be had
Students must also be aware of the amount of scholarship that they can have. The yearly scholarship amount for students studying in class 1 to 5 is Rs. 300/-, for class 6-8 it is Rs. 480/- and for class 9-10 it is Rs. 720/-.
The process of application
There is an Application process which is followed. For students reading in class 1-8 the process is offline but for students studying in class 9-10 can apply through online means. In order to apply online, the following steps need to be followed.
Students must be on the official page of UP government scholarship which is http://scholarship.up.nic.in/index.aspx
One needs to select student and then Registration.
The schemes will be displayed and students need to select the one according to their eligibility. necessary details need to be filled and submitted.
the registration number is generated and application form should be taken a print.
Again students need to be on the home page and login using the registration number, DOB and the password created.
up epass scholarship application form have to complete carefully with all relative documents submitted.
And a printout is complete the application form should be saved for future communications.
The process of knowing the status of application
Students who have applied for the scholarship can know the status of their application through online means. The first thing that they need to do is to be at http://scholarship.up.nic.in. The things that they should keep handy are the registration number and the date of birth. After filling the details as they hit search they can know whether their application is rejected or not.