Ishan Uday Scholarship For NER


University Grants Commission (UGC) under MHRD (Ministry of Human Resource Development) is offering Special Scholarship Scheme Ishan Uday for NER 2018-19. This scheme is available for the North Eastern domiciled students who have passed the 12th examination. The objective of this scheme is to provide an opportunity for the NE region students to pursue higher education.


Ishan Uday Scholarship Eligibility 2018-19

Students wishing to apply for Special Scholarship Scheme Ishan Uday for NER 2018-19 can check their eligibility from here:

  • A student must be North Eastern Region (NER) domiciled.
  • An applicant must have passed the 12th examination from the schools situated in NER.
  • A candidate must have taken admission in general/technical and professional courses including medical or paramedical courses.
  • The family annual income of the applicant must not exceed INR 4.5 Lacs.
  • Students pursuing diploma courses are not eligible.
  • Also, candidates who have secured admission through management quota cannot apply for this scheme.
  • Moreover, candidates pursuing courses through open Universities are not eligible to apply.


Ishan Uday Scholarship Amount 2018-19

Every year, total 10,000 students will be selected for the award of scholarship. The students will get the scholarship amount based on their course. Following are the details regarding the value of scholarship:

  • The students who are pursuing general degree courses will get INR 5400/- per month.
  • Those who are pursuing technical and professional courses (including medical and paramedical courses) will get INR 7800/- per month.


How To Apply For Ishan Uday Scholarship For NER 2018-19

Here, we are providing the complete details regarding the application process of Special Scholarship Scheme Ishan Uday for NER 2018-19:

  1. Aspirants can apply through online mode.
  2. Click here to apply online.
  3. Register yourself as a “New Student”.
  4. Enter all the details required in the registration form.
  5. Login using login ID and password.
  6. Verify your mobile number through OTP.
  7. Thereafter, fill all the details in the application form and finally submit it.


List Of Documents Required While Applying

  • Income certificate
  • Domicile certificate


Important Date

The application window of this scheme is open. Ishan Uday Scholarship 2018-19 last date to submit the application form is 30th November 2018.


Selection Procedure

The students will be selected on the basis of their academic performance and financial background.