National Means Cum Merit Scholarship Scheme
Gender : Male/Female
The scheme was initiated by Department of School Education &Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India to award scholarships to meritorious students of economically weaker sections for higher education from classes IX- XII. Students who has secured 55% in aggregate in class VII or equivalent grade can sit for selection. 5% is reserved for SC/ST students.
Scholarship of Rs. 6000/- per annum (Rs.500/- per month) per student
Meritorious ( 55% grade or equivalent grade) and students of classes IX - XII of the economically weaker section ( Students whose parental income from all sources is not more than Rs. 1,50,000/-)
D.I. Secondary School Department, Government of West Bengal