Central Sector Scholarship (CSSS) 2021-22: Apply Online, Last Date, Renewal

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There are a lot of various National Scholarship Schemes presented by the government of India for the people who are not able to get proper educational benefits. Given below are some centrally sponsored scholarship schemes presented by the Government of India and we will also share with all of you the specifications related to the Central Sector Scholarship (CSSS) 2021-22. Given below are the step-by-step procedures through which you will be able to apply online for the scholarship opportunity and check out the last date and the renewal procedure.

Central Sector Scholarship (CSSS) 2021-22

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India is responsible for creating various scholarship opportunities to help the students pursue their education rather than giving up on their life due to their hard financial circumstances and other basic problems that they are going through in life. Central sector scholarships are provided to the students who are pursuing educational courses in universities all colleges present across the country. The students can easily get various scholarship opportunities by just going to the official NSP portal. You have to fill up the application form for the scholarship and upload all of the documents in order to get various benefits under the scholarship. 

Central Sector Scholarship
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Details Of CSSS Scholarship

Name Of The SchemeCSSS Scholarship
Launched ByDepartment Of Higher Education
BeneficiaryStudents Of India
ObjectiveTo Provide Scholarship For Higher Education
Official Websitehttps://scholarships.gov.in/
Year2021
Amount Of ScholarshipRs 10000 To Rs 20000
Mode Of ApplicationOnline/Offline

Important Dates

EventDates
Application Opening DateAugust 2021
Application Closing Date31 October 2021
Application Closing date for J&K and Ladakhdomicile holdersThe second week of November 2021
Defective Verification closing dateLast week of November 2021
Institute Verification closing dateDecember 2021
District/State/Board/Ministry level verification closing dateDecember 2021

Central Sector Scholarship Scheme Award Details

The following awards will be provided to the candidates applying for this scholarship:-

Level of StudyScholarship Amount
GraduationAn annual scholarship amount of INR 10,000 for 1st three years of graduation. In the case of a 5-year integrated course (professional studies), INR 20,000 per year is given to students during the 4th and 5th years of study. If the students are pursuing technical courses such as B.Tech., B.Engg., the scholarship is given up to graduation level.
Post-graduationAn amount of INR 20,000 is provided to students studying at the postgraduation level.

National Overseas Scholarship 

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must follow the following eligibility criteria to apply for the scholarship scheme:-

  • The applicants must be in the top 20th percentile merit list of class 12 results of concerned boards (SEB/CBSE/ICSE).
  • He/She must be pursuing regular courses of graduation/postgraduation/professional studies from colleges/universities recognised by AICTE, UGC, MCI, DCI or other regulatory bodies.
  • The candidates belonging to reserved categories of SC, ST, OBC and PWD will get a reservation of 15%, 7.5%, 27% and 5%, respectively.
  • The candidates’ annual family income must not exceed INR 8 Lakh.
  • The applicants must not be availing of any other scholarship benefits.
  • Also, those students who are pursuing Diploma courses are not eligible for this merit-cum-means scholarship.

Quota Of Reservation 

The following candidates will be provided reservations as per the rules and regulations of the government:-

CategoryReservation quota
Scheduled Caste15%
Scheduled Tribe7.5%
Other Backward class27%
Persons with disability5%

Required Documents for Central Sector Scholarship Scheme

The applicant must submit the following documents in order to be eligible for the scholarship:-

  • Aadhar card
  • Bank passbook
  • Income certificate
  • Valid mobile number
  • Valid email ID
  • Caste certificate
  • Disability certificate

MOMA Scholarship 

Application Procedure Central Sector Scholarship

To apply for the scholarship we will have to follow the simple procedure given below:-

Central Sector Scholarship
  • The homepage will open on your screen.
  • Click on the option called New Registration
CSSS Scholarship
  • The instructions will be displayed on your screen.
  • Tick mark the declaration.
  • Click on the “Continue” option.
  • Enter all of the details.
  • Enter name, date of birth, mobile number, gender, email ID, bank details etc.
  • Now enter the captcha code 
  • Click the “Register” option.
  • Now you have to log in using your credentials.
  • Click on the option called Application Form
  • The application form will be displayed on the screen
  • Enter details including the State of Domicile, Name of the student, Date of Birth, Community/ Category, Father’s Name, Aadhaar card Number, Mobile Number, Scholarship Category, Gender, Religion, Mother’s Name, Annual Family Income, Email ID etc.
  • Click on “Save & Continue”
  • Upload the documents.
  • Click on “Final Submission’’
  • The application form will be successfully submitted.

Check Central Sector Scholarship Scheme Application Status

If you want to check the application status then you will have to follow the simple procedure given:-

  • First, go to the official website of the national scholarship portal by clicking on the link given here https://scholarships.gov.in/ 
  • The homepage will be displayed on your screen.
  • Click on the option called Login.
  • A new page will be displayed on your screen.
  • You need to select your year from the drop down menu.
  • A new page will be displayed on your screen.
  • Enter your application ID and password.
  • Click on the option called Submit.
  • The application status will be displayed on your screen.

Check Scheme Wise Scholarship Sanctioned List

If you want to check the scholarship sanctioned list then you need to follow the simple procedure given below:-

Central Sector Scholarship
  • The homepage will be displayed on your screen.
  • Click on the option called new registration
Central Sector Scholarship Sanctioned LIst
Beneficiary List
  • Choose an academic year, application type, ministry, scheme, state and district.
  • Enter the captcha code 
  • Click on the option called Submit.
  • The list will be displayed on your screen.

Search Institute/School/ITI

If you want to search the institution or school then you need to follow the simple procedure given below:-

  • First, go to the official website of the national scholarship portal by clicking on the link given here https://scholarships.gov.in/ 
  • The homepage will be displayed on your screen.
  • Click on the option called new registration
Search School
  • A new page will be displayed on your screen.
  • Now click on the option called “Search for Institute/ School/ ITI
  • Enter the details including Institution State, Institution District, Institute /College/ITI and School/College/ITI Name(Optional) 
  • Click on submit.
  • The list will be displayed on your screen.

Renewal Process

If you want to renew your scholarship then you need to follow the simple procedure given below:-

Central Sector Scholarship
  • The homepage will be displayed on your screen.
  • Click on the option called “Login
CSSS Scholarship Renewal
  • A new page will be displayed on your screen.
  • Enter application ID and Password.
  • Enter the captcha code.
  • Click the “Login” option 
  • Now you can successfully apply for renewal of the application.

Contact Details

  • Address- National Scholarship Division, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of Higher Education, West Block 1, 2nd Floor, Wing 6, Room No. 6, R. K. Puram, Sector 1, New Delhi 110066.
  • Helpline number: 011- 26172491, 26165238.