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PM Modi Latest Scholarship Scheme 2019-2020 For 10th & 12th Passed Students (Rs 25000 Cash prize) Application Form Officially From www.desw.gov.in Portal

PM Scholarship 2020 open for 10th and 12th passed students

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches PM Scholarship for the 10th and 12th class passed students. Hence, eligible students get Rs 25000 under this scheme to pursue their Higher Education. In this article, you have found the complete list of PM Modi Scholarship Scheme 2019-20 with the application form and last date announced by our Honorable Pradhan Mantri officially on www.desw.gov.in scholarship portal.

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PM Scholarship 2019-20 Scheme run by Kendriya Vidhyalaya Sainik Board Secretariat, Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare, Ministry of Defence, Government of India. It is a small initiative taken by our respected Prime Minister Narendra Modi with an aim to encourage higher professional and technical studies for the deserving candidates. The scholarship will be given to the wards and widows of Ex/Serving /RPF/RPSF/CAPF /Armed Rifles so that later on they should get better employment opportunities. The scholarship has done justice to the candidates who are in the blood relation of a person serving or have served defense forces. The scholarship runs all throughout the year except January to April. The selected candidate will enjoy awards and privileges of a particular amount per month.

PM Scholarship Scheme 2019-2020 - Overview

Our Honorable Prime Minister Modi Ji announced many schemes for the welfare of Indian Citizens. The famous schemes are P.M Kisan Yojana & PMVVY Scheme, Pradhan Mantri Yojana, Modi scholarship (PMSS). Under PM Scholarship Scheme, 25000 Rs scholarship offering to 10th or 12th pass students by Narendra Modi. However, by this scholarship scheme financial help will be given to 82 thousand students which will divide equally among 41 thousand boys and 41 thousand girl students. Successful students will be awarded scholarships every year among the students across the country.

Who Is Eligible For PM Scholarship 2019-20?

  • Candidates whose age is in between 18 to 25 years.
  • Any student whose family annual income is not more than Rs 6 lakh.
  • Any student who has taken admission to any technical or professional Diploma/Graduation course in the year 2019-20.
  • a student who is studying any of the below courses from a recognized Govt. regulatory body.
  • Any student who has passed class 12th / Graduation or any Diploma course with minimum or above 60% marks.
  • Any student who is a dependent ward or a widow of Ex-Servicemen and Ex-Coast Guard personnel who died in harness or got disabled during coast guard service or military service.
  • A student who is not a civilian or award of Para Military Personnel.
  • Any student who is not getting any wage for a professional degree course.
  • Any student who is pursuing studies through only a regular, not a distance learning course.

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Note:  Students can apply for this scholarship just for one course. If they apply for scholarships in more than one course the application will be considered invalid.

Who Is Not Eligible For PM Scholarship?

  • Any student pursuing a Master's Degree Courses is not eligible.
  • Any student who is earning or serving any in any job is not eligible.
  • The student who is studying abroad.
  • Any student doing a distance learning course is not eligible.

How to Apply for PM Modi Scholarship Scheme Application Form

To Apply in Modi scholarship scheme, candidates must meet the eligibility criteria and then follow the steps are given below

  1. For new user, registration Click here
  2. Fill all the details mentioned in the form
  3. Upload the photo of the applicant only IN JPEG/JPG/GIF or PNG format.
  4. At the end fill the captcha
  5. After filling the required details click Submit.

For Old User

  1. Log in with your username or password you have created
  2. Complete the application process to apply for the scholarship
  3. A scanned copy of all required documents has to be uploaded.
  4. Submit the application form.

PM Scholarship Portal Online www.desw.gov.in

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PM Scholarship 2019-2020 Application Form

Candidates who want to apply in PM scholarship can download the application form. Submit all the details properly

PM Scholarship 2019-20 Reward or Amount

  • The students will be awarded scholarships through Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT) and Aadhar Payment Bridge to transfer the money directly into the student’s bank account.
  • Any students who have passed the class 12th exam with a minimum of 75% marks will be given a scholarship amount of Rs.1000 for 10 months ( Total Rs.10,000).
  • Any student who has passed the class 12th exam with a minimum of 85% marks will be given a scholarship amount of total Rs. 25,000.
  • Also, those students who are doing any 4 or 5-year professional course will be provided with the scholarship amount of Rs.2,000 per month in there 4th and 5th year. In the process to receive this scholarship continues the students need to score a minimum of 50% marks each semester. In case of getting failed or get unsuccessful in scoring marks equal to or more than 50%, the scholarship will be stopped.

Selection Procedure In Modi Scholarship Yojana 2019-20

The selection procedure will be conduct as per the category and percentage of marks obtained by the applicant in class 12th. The preference will be given in selection serial wise as mentioned below:-

  • Children, Widows of Ex-Serviceman, Coast Guard who are killed in action.
  • Children, Widows of Ex-Serviceman, Coast Guard who got disabled in action.
  • Widows, Children of Ex-Serviceman, Coast Guard who had died during service for Military or Coast Guard service.
  • Children of Coast Guard who got disabled in army service or Coast Guard service.
  • Widows and Children of Ex-Serviceman, Coast Guard who is the recipient of gallantry awards, irrespective of the rank. 4
  • Children, Widows of Ex-Serviceman, Coast Guard (PBOR Only).

Mandatory Notes & Policies For Prime Minister Scholarship

Below is the list of important documents that are essential to apply and submit the application process.

  • Duly signed confide certificate by the Vice-Chancellor/Dean/Principal/Vice
  • Principal/Registrar/Associate Dean/Deputy Registrar/Director/Deputy Director
  • Certificate issued by Bank Manager stating the seeding of Aadhar Card with the student's Bank account.
  • Marksheet of class 10th as a proof of date of birth.
  • Complete mark sheets of any, of course, obtained Class 12/Graduation (3 years)/Diploma (6 semesters whichever course has been completed.
  • Copy of the first page of the student's bank passbook or a canceled cheque of the account. If applicable category certificate.
  • Aadhar card.
  • In case the ward born after the retirement of ESM self-certificate/affidavit of ESM is also required.
  • All the above-mentioned documents should be submitted only in PDF/JPEG or JPG format.
  • Maximum two wards of an Ex-Servicemen can apply for this Scholarship.
  • Certificate of Ex-Servicemen/Ex-Coast Guard Personnel duly signed by ZSB/CG HQ

Documents Require To Apply Prime Minister Scholarship Category Wise

Category 1st
  1. For Army - Part II Order 
  2. For Navy - Gen Form 
  3. Air Force - POR
Category 2nd
  1. For Army - Part II Order
  2. For Navy - Gen form
  3. Air Force - POR
Category 3rd
  1. For Army - Part II Order 
  2. For Navy - Gen Form 
  3. Air Force - POR
Category 4th
  1. For Army - Part II Order 
  2. For Navy - Gen Form 
  3. Air Force - POR
Category 5thAward certificate with the gazette notification
Category 6thESM Identity Card or PPO

PM Scholarship 2019-20 Latest Announcement

PM Scholarship 2019-20 for 12th Passed Students by Narendra Modi

The government of India under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi Ji has launched many scholarships for class 12th passed out students. This scholarship is an initiative to organize literacy levels in India especially for the children who are from a weak economic background. The scholarship allows participating those students who belong to a category and has a low-income level. This scholarship is basically awarded to undergraduate students who want to pursue their careers in the stream of engineering, computer application, pharmacy, medical, etc. The scholarship is also awarded to different categories that are ST, SC, EBC, SEBC, OBC, and minority candidates. The scholarship will be strictly given on the basis of the family income of the candidates.

Scholarship NameEligibilityLast Date to Apply 

Prime Minister's Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research

12th Pass Out/Pursuing DegreeThroughout Year

PM Special Scholarship Scheme for J&K Students

12th Class Passed31st May 2020
Prime Minister Scholarship Scheme 12 Passed31-Dec-2020
Prime Minister‘s Scholarship Scheme for Central Armed Police Forces and Assam Rifles12th Passed31-Dec-2020
Prime Minister's Research Fellowship (PMRF), December12th Pass Out/Pursuing Degree18-Dec-2020
Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme For RPF/RPSF12th Passed15-Nov-2020
PM Scholarship For Ex-Serviceman12th Passed15-Nov-2020


PM Scholarship Scheme for Doctoral Research is a joint initiative of the Science and Engineering Research Board & Confederation of Indian Industry. This fellowship program available for Ph.D. Students in India. This PM Scheme provides an opportunity for Ph.D. Scholars to do research in Technology, Medicine, Agriculture, Engineering, and Science fields. Selected candidates will receive INR 10.92 Lac per annum, 50% of which will be provided by the government and the remaining 50% will be by a sponsoring industry for a duration of four years

PM Scholarship Scheme for 10th passed students 2019-20 by Narendra Modi

Scholarship for class 10th students by Narendra Modi is a wonderful initiative taken by our Prime Minister to overcome the problem of illiteracy in India. The scholarship is for the students who have done their 10thand are willing to pursue a diploma or vocational courses after 10th. Not only this the scholarship also provides financial support to the students who are willing to pursue their schooling after till 12th. PM scholarships for class 10th students are generally given on the basis of the family income. Government scholarship for 10th passed students generally comes under Post- Matric Scholarship specially designs for meritorious and ambitious candidates who have passed class 10th. This scholarship is offered under various categories like for girls, SCs, STs, OBC’s, and other category candidates. Students can look for any Post –matric scholarship by visiting www.dsew.gov.in or else reading our complete blog below.

Scholarship NameEligibilityLast Date to Apply 
Shiksha Abhiyan Scholarship 10th PassedMay To June 2020
National Merit Cum Means Scholarship NMMS 9th & 10th PassedOctober to December

Conclusion Of PM Scholarships 2019-20 

As a developing country like India, we need scholarships to strengthen our education sector. The government of India and many other private institutes are providing scholarships to financially weak or meritorious students. Prime Minister scholarships are made for those students, who are really in need of it. Pradhan Mantri Scholarship Yojana has rewarded so many students who belong to various backgrounds/categories.   

PM Scholarship last Date: 15 May 2020

Faq's Regarding Prime Minster Narendra Modi Scholarship

We have tried to cover your doubts regarding the PM Scholarship Scheme in the form of questions and answers.After going through the set of queries if you are still left with any doubts, then you can contact directly to us. The details gave given in each article related to PM Scholarship.

Q1. Can I apply for PM scholarship through online mode?

Ans - Yes, it Depends on the scholarship mode you choose.  Some PM Scholarships are online mode and some are offline.

Q2. I am pursuing my second year of professional course, am I eligible to apply?

Ans - No, you are not eligible to apply. Only the students who are in their first year can apply for PM Scholarship, except for lateral entries and integrated courses.

Q3.Is PM Scholarship Scheme is applicable for Diploma Courses?

Ans - No, this is not for the students who are pursuing their diploma courses. Prime Minister Scholarship scheme covers only professional degree courses like AICTE, UGC, MCI, etc

Q4. I am a scholar of PMSS, I am eligible to apply again?

Ans - No, you can avail of the scholarship only for one time.

Q5.  PM Scholarship is for PG courses as well?

Ans - No, PM Scholarship covers MCA and MBA courses only.

Q6. What are the eligibility criteria I have to meet to get the benefits for the subsequent years?

Ans - You have to secure a minimum of 505 marks each semester to continue the benefits of PM scholarship. Failing in any semester will lead to discontinuation of the scholarship.

Q7. PM Scholarship is for civilians or wards of Para-Military personnel/central armed forces police?

Ans - No, this scholarship is forwards and widows of EX servicemen who have served coast guards, airforce, army, or navy.  

Leave a Comment
  • Sharmitha 13th December 2019
    Iam doing my 11th standard now,can I apply for prime minister scholarship
    • Vidhyaa.in 14th December 2019
      Hi Sharmitha, You can check the eligibility criteria & apply.There are many other scholarships in which you can apply. Please visit www.vidhyaa.in/scholarship
  • sipak kumar thakur 9th December 2019
    I am very happy sir.
    • Vidhyaa.in 12th December 2019
      Thank you Sipak

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