Samsung has recently announced 560 scholarships for the students of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) under the program named “Star Scholar Program”. Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India runs the JNV.
|Scholarships for Academic Year||2019-2020|
|Starting Date||November 10, 2019|
|Last Date of Application||December 10, 2019|
|Amount of Scholarship||Up to INR 2 Lakhs Mess Charges - INR 36,000|
|Expenses Covered||Tuition Fee, Examination Fee, Hostel and Mess Charges for 1 year|
|Eligibility||Candidate should have completed 18 years of age. Below 18 years, countersign by the guardian will be required|
As the ‘Samsung Star Scholar’ program enters its fourth year, Samsung has decided to extend the scholarships to 560 students from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya across the country to peruse B.Tech and M.Tech courses at the prestigious IITs and NITs.
If a first-year applicant applies for this program, then the selection will be on the basis of his/her All India Rank (AIR) in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main). Whereas, in the case of second to fourth-year students, the applicant has to maintain a Semester Grade Point Average (SGPA) or Cumulative Grade Point Average (CPGA) rating of 5 or above.
In order to apply for this scholarship, you have to fill an application form available online. After filling the form, submit it to the head of the Samsung Office along with some essential documents mentioned below:
The scholarship can be extended if a certain criterion is fulfilled by the student for the subsequent years of his/her course in the institute. Candidates who remain in the top 50% of their class will continue to get the scholarship for the next year.
For the renewal of scholarship, you need the following documents:
This year the number of planned scholarships is 560, out of which 150 will be for the new applicants and the remaining 410 will be granted as a renewal of existing scholarships. So, grab this opportunity fast!