ISHAN UDAY Special Scholarship 2020 For North Eastern Region Students

ISHAN UDAY Special Scholarship 2020: The government of India in association with The University Grants Commission (UGC) and The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) provides scholarships to the North Eastern Region students for Higher study. The name of this scholarship is Ishan Uday Special Scholarship 2020. To help economically weak students on their higher studies government provides Ishan Uday Scholarship.

Ishan Uday Scholarship

Students belonging to the states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura are eligible for this scholarship. The main aim of this scholarship is to improve the GER (Gross Enrollment Ratio) and attract more students on professional education.

Ishan Uday Special Scholarship 2020 Details Information

Scholarship NameIshan Uday Special Scholarship 2020
Scholarship AuthorityThe University Grants Commission (UGC) & The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD)
Eligible CoursesUndergraduate degree General Course, Technical or Professional Course (including Medical, Para-medical).
RegionNorth East India
Duration of ScholarshipTill the end of the course, renewal mandatory.
Percentage RequiredPassed 12th Class with at least 50% marks.
Annual Family IncomeNot more than Rs. 4.5 Lacs per annual
Application ProcessOnline through National Scholarship Portal
Documents RequireAt the time of online application candidates have to upload the following documents : 
  • Scanned Photograph, Signature
  • Class 12th Mark sheet and date of the birth proof certificate.
  • Caste Certificate/PH Certificate (if applicable)
  • Certificate of income by the Competent Authority of the State Government in which the student is domiciled.
  • Domicile State Certificate by the Competent Authority.
  • Joining Proforma for fresh awardees (Annexure-I) and Proforma for renewal (Annexure-II)
  • Quarterly Continuation certificate (Annexure-III) and Affidavit  (Annexure-IV)
  • Bank Passbook & Aadhaar Card
Number of Scholarships10,000
Last date to ApplyDecember 2020
Amount of Scholarship
  • Rs. 5400 per month for General Degree Course.
  • Rs. 7800 per month for Professional Courses.
Contact DetailsUniversity Grants Commission, Bahadur Sah Zafar Marg, New Delhi – 110002
Phone- 011- 23217493 / 23235640

Other Important Info about Ishan Uday Scholarship

  • The Online Application must be done through National Scholarship Portal. Register on this scholarship portal and enter your all details info and then apply for Ishan Uday Special Scholarship.
  • The last date of Online Application is December 2020.
  • Scholarship amount will be sent to the selected candidates’ bank account through Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT) via Aadhaar.
  • Candidates have to apply for renewal each year to continue this scholarship.
  • Candidates will be selected on the basis of class 12th marks and family economic condition.

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10 thoughts on “ISHAN UDAY Special Scholarship 2020 For North Eastern Region Students”

  1. Sir, I have mistakenly upload 12 pass certificate instead of marks sheet and now my institute rejected my application.
    Can I upload it now or wait should I do?

    • Hello Zangmu, contact to National scholarship portal helpdesk and request them to unlock your scholarship application form. After that, you can again edit your scholarship form.

  2. Sir, I have passed higher secondary from West Bengal Board with 482 marks out of 500 (96.4%). Can I apply for this scholarship? Please let me know.

    • Hello Nilanjan, you cannot apply for Ishan Uday Scholarship scheme. This scholarship only for North East region students.


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