New Delhi, Oct 31: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has invited applications from eligible female students for scholarship who passed the Class-X examination from CBSE affiliated schools in 2017.
As per a notification released by the board, female students who have secured above 60 per cent or 6.2 CGPA and above in the Class-X examinations this year can apply for the scholarship.
The notification stated that girls with the said scores, who are studying in schools affiliated with the CBSE, will be considered for the scholarship. However, the tuition fees of the school must not exceed Rs 1,500 per month, the notification added. Non Resident Indians (NRI) students can also apply, but the monthly fee for them should not exceed Rs 6,000.
The online forms will be available till November 15. Interested students need to key in roll number and certificate number online. A print out of the same should be posted to the scholarship unit of the CBSE by November 30.