Wednesday, 9 December 2015

Apply for INSPIRE Scholarship for Higher Education SHE 2015 Application Process

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Department of Science and Technology (DST) Ministry of Science and Technology invites the application for Scholarship for Higher Education (SHE). Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE) giving the Ten thousand scholarship every year for take over Bachelor and Master’s level education in Natural and Basic Science.

The desirous and suitable candidates can submit the application for SHE scholarship scheme from INSPIRE. Go to the article below to know the eligibility, application and selection process. Take a look on the below furnished article in order to get the whole details of the scholarship scheme.

Eligibility for SHE (INSPIRE) 2015-16

1=} A candidate will not be able to avail any other scholarship with the SHE (INSPIRE ) scholarship.

2=} A candidates must clear or pass Class XII in the year 2015 from any recognized state or central board in India.

3=} The applying candidates must be practising 3 years B.Sc., B.Sc (Hons), four years B.S and five years integrated M.Sc./M.S programs in any UGC recognized College/ University/ Institutions in India in natural/basic sciences.

4=} The candidates who is among the top 1% in Class 12 at their respective Board Examinations and are pursuing courses in Natural and Basic sciences at the B.Sc. or Integrated M.Sc. levels.


5=} Students who have secured rank in the JEE (JEE advanced top 10000rank, JEE Main top 10000 rank, AIPMT top 10000 rank) and have also chosen to study Natural and Basic sciences in any academic institute or university leading to graduate and post-graduate degree.

6=} Those candidates are also eligible who have admitted to Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Basic Sciences (DAE-CBS) at the University of Mumbai

7=} All Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY), National Talent Search Examination (NTSE), Jagadish Bose National Science Talent Search (JBNSTS) scholars and Science Olympiad Medalists, opting to start courses in the Natural & Basic sciences leading to B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees are also eligible to apply for the scholarship scheme.

Below are the subjects under Basic and Natural Sciences are within the scope of INSPIRE Scholarship for pursuing BSc/BS/Int. MSc/Int. MS course

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, Statistics, Geology, Astrophysics, Astronomy, Electronics, Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Anthropology, Microbiology, Geophysics, Geochemistry, Atmospheric Sciences & Oceanic Sciences.

Reward of SHE (INSPIRE) 2015-16

The selected applicant will get Rs. 80,000 per annum for a maximum period of 5 years.

[ii] Each selected candidate will receive annual scholarship @ total value of Rs. 60,000 in cash.

[iii] All the SHE scholars must undertake summer research projects under an active researcher in any recognized research centers across India. A summer time attachment fee of Rs. 20,000 will be paid as Mentorship every year.

[iv] The award of scholarship will be directly transferred to the selected candidates bank account (SBI).

[v] The candidates scholarship will be continued which is based on the good academic record in the exam conducted by the University and upon the proposal by the Head of the Institution

How to Apply for SHE (INSPIRE) 2015-16​

=> The candidate should be enrolled in the aforesaid BSc., BS, Int. MSc/Int.MS courses prior to applying for INSPIRE Scholarship 2015.

=> The candidates are able to apply for online application because only online mode is available for Inspire Scholarship Application form.

=> The candidates must are required to keep ready the scanned copy of the below mentioned documents before applying for online application.

Required Documents uploaded with the Application Form-

1) Passport size photograph of the candidate is necessarily required to be uploaded

2) Community/ Caste Certificate also must be uploaded (in case applicant is sc/st/obc)

3) Upload the eligibility/ advisory note provided by the State/central board

4) Upload the 10th and 12th class mark sheet which is necessary for Birth proof

5) Certificate specifying Rank or Award in JEE (Main)/ JEE (Advanced)/ AIPMT/ KVPY / JBNSTS/ NTSE / International Olympic Medalists

6) Endorsement Form signed by the Principal of the College/Director of the Institute/Registrar of the University also necessary and uploaded

Procedure of selection for SHE (INSPIRE) 2015-16​

=> The candidates who will be selected will get an email notification mentioning that they are selected for the said scholarship.

=> Then the selected students are required to download their offer letter by going to the online portal.

Contact Details:-


INSPIRE Programme​
Department of Science & Technology, Technology Bhavan, New Mehrauli Road,New Delhi - 110016​

Telephone no.: 011-26568099, 0120-6137050​
e-mail: [email protected],​