National Overseas Scholarship For SC/ST 2020-21 (Started) Apply Online, Eligibility, Last Date

National Overseas Scholarship for SC/ST 2020-21 Registration Started through online mode after checking the NOS 2020 Eligibility Criteria Details. Here on this web page you can find the National Overseas Scholarship 2020-21 Application, Eligibility, Dates, Application Procedure, Selection Mode, etc information at below. The detailed information of National Overseas Scholarship for SC/ST Students is given in the information bulletin for session 2020-21.

National Overseas Scholarship For SC/ST 2020-2021 Notification (Out)

Good News!! Candidates who are searching for National Overseas Scholarship for session 2020-21, because the information bulletin and detailed information has been shared by the authority. The Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment Department of Social Justice & Empowerment invited the online application for National Overseas Scholarship (NOS) for SC/ST Students for academic year 2020-21 in month of April-May 2020. The last date to accept the online application is 27 May, 2020.

Highlights of National Overseas Scholarship for SC/ST/Minorities 2020

Authority NameMinistry of Social Justice & Empowerment
Name of Scholarship SchemeNational Overseas Scholarship for SC/ST etc
Session2020-21
Scholarship StatusAvailable (Till to last date)
Number of Scholarship Offered100
Last Date to Apply Online27 May, 2020
Application ModeOnline Only
Official websitenosmsj.gov.in

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Category Wise National Overseas Scholarship 2020-21 Details

CategoryNumbers
Scheduled Castes90
Denotified, Nomadic & Semi-Nomadic Tribes06
Landless Agricultural Labourers & Traditional Artisans04
Total Slots100

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Eligibility Criteria – National Overseas Scholarship 2020-21 for SC/ST

Students who want to make a register for National Overseas Scholarship Scheme 2020 must check the eligibility criteria details. Check the age limit, educational qualification, income, etc criteria details at below:

Educational Qualification: Candidate must be secured al least 60% marks or its equivalent grade in the qualifying examination. For master degree, candidate should be hold the Under-graduation/ Bachelor’s Degree and for Ph.D Course, applicant must be qualified the Master Degree Examination.

Age Limit: The applicant age not exceed to 35 years as on first day of April, 2020.

Income Criteria: The total family income from all sources shall not exceed to INR 8 Lakh per annum in the previous year 2019-20.

Maximum Number of Children in a Family for the Award:

The number of children of the same parents / guardians should not be more than Two. The second child of the same parents or guardians will be considered for this scholarship only if slots are still available for that cycle in which the applicant has registered.

National Overseas Scholarship For SC – Application Procedure

If you want to apply for National Overseas Scholarship Program, you should have to read the following instructions in order to apply for this scholarship scheme. The application procedure quit simple and you will have to register online at the official website of Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment. Before to apply online, first arrange the following documents:

  • Date of Birth Proof Certificate
  • All Degree / Diploma / Certificates with mark sheet.
  • Admission offer letter of College / University
  • Income Proof Certificate of Family

The online portal is opened for 30 days from April, 2020 and applications are accepted till to last date i.e. 27 May, 2020. In case the slots remain unfilled, then the portal will be opened again for a period of 30 days which can be re-opened if same condition occurs [From 01 July to 30 July 2020, 01 October to 30 October 2020, 01 January 2021 to 30 January 2021 only if number of slots unfilled]. Go through the following steps to check How to Apply for National Overseas Scholarship for Minorities :

  • First of all open the official website i.e. nosmsje.gov.in and Click on “Apply Now” Button display at home page.
  • Now, Choose the “Register Yourself” and enter the details such as Name, Mobile Number, Email ID, Date of Birth, 10th Class Certificate, Category / Caste, etc for primary registration.
  • After register successfully, candidate will get the Application / User ID and password for it. Now login with User ID & password and hit on sign up button to complete the application form.
  • Enter the all details as per asked by authority and complete it without any delay.
  • Complete the application process and take a hard copy of final submitted application form

What the Selection Criteria for National Overseas Scholarship?

The selection of applicants will be made by Selection Committee and preference will be given to those candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria.

Main Points about to Selection

  • The Preference will be given to those students who have already got the admission in the University of Germany, America, Canada, UK, etc.
  • Candidates who have obtained unconditional admission offer from Foreign Universities which are in the list of Top 1000 Ranked for academic year 2020-21.
  • Students who hold the offer letter from the Higher Ranked University will be ranked higher in the merit list.
  • In Tie Case : The QS ranking of two or more candidates their position in the merit list will be decided on the basis of marks secured by candidate in the qualifying examination for higher studies for which the scholarship has been applied for.

Award / Financial Assistance

For United States of America & Other Countries Except UK

  • Annual Maintenance – 15400 US Dollars
  • Contingency Allowance – 1500 US Dollars

For United Kingdom

  • Annual Maintenance – 9900 Great British Pound
  • Contingency Allowance – 1100 Great British Pound

Other Assistance

  • Tuition Fee – Actual As charged.
  • Visa Fees – Actual visa fees in Indian Rupees.
  • Medical Insurance Premium – Actual as charged.
  • Incidental Journey Allowance & Equipment Allowance – 20 US Dollar for each or its equivalent in India Rupees.
  • Poll Tax – Actual as charged.
  • Air Passage – Air passage from India to the nearest place to the educational institution and back to India, by economy class and shortest route in arrangements with the national carrier, will be provided.

National Overseas Scholarship Merit List 2020-21

The Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment will make the merit list of selected candidates and upload it on the official website in PDF format. Candidates who have registered for National Overseas Scholarship Scheme 2020 can check the result after the declaration of it. The National Overseas Scholarship Merit List 2020 / Result will be declared online and expected in month of June-July 2020. The further details of result declaration can be checked from official website.

National Overseas Scholarship 2020-21 FAQs – Frequently Asked Questions

Question : What is the duration of NOS Award with Financial Assistance?

Answer : The selected candidates will get the Award with financial assistant as per the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment Rules.

  • For Ph.D – 04 Years
  • Master’s Degree – 03 Years

Question: I am already taking benefit of other scholarship, can I Apply for National Overseas Scholarship ?

Answer: No, any one can not take the benefits of two scholarship at a time. You will have to choose only one scholarship scheme.

Question: What is the Last Date to Apply Online for NOS Scholarship 2020?

Answer: Last Date – 27 May, 2020

Question: When will National Overseas Scholarship Result 2020 Out?

Answer: Expected in month of June-July 2020.

Question: Can I Apply offline for NOS Scholarship?

Answer: No, the authority is accepting application through online mode only.

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