NTPC Scholarship 2016
India’s prestigious power producer is the National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd (NTPC). This particular corporation is popularly known for providing 35 Scholarships to meritorious students who belongs to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/ Physically Challenged categories for pursuing full time degree course in the field of Engineering in a recognized University, college and institute. This particular scholarship is largely admissible only from the Second year till the final year. It is actually subject to the given condition that the selected student perfectly meets the minimum criterion foe qualifying for success in each academic year. Among the 35 scholarship, 5 is given for Physically Challenged students, 10 is given for Scheduled Tribe students and 20 is given for Scheduled Caste students.
This scholarship comes with a value of an amount of Rs.1,500/-p.m. The scholarship is payable for all the 12 months in a year for two years. The amount of scholarship will be limited to an amount of Rs.1, 000 per month. The continuance of this particular scholarship once awarded is largely subject to satisfactory performance in each year annual examination plus good conduct.
Eligibility for NTPC Scholarship 2016
The applicants must be a bonafide student of an institute of Rajasthan, Delhi, J & K, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Chandigarh and Punjab. The applicants shouldn’t be in receipt of any kind of assistance or financial aid from any other source such as central/state government, trust, corporation and whatsoever. The applicants must have cleared successfully their first year examination of full time 3 years diploma in Engg in the disciplines of Electronic/ Electrical/ Instrumentation/ Civil / Mechanical and be relatively meritorious among the Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/ Physically Challenged candidates.
Age Limit: The applicants should be below the age of 40 years as per the current academic year.
Fee for Application: The application form can be downloaded from the official website or can be filled online. Application fee is not required.
In a given format, applications for the Scholarships are invited every year from Indian nationals. As requested in the official notification, the application form should be attached with necessary documents and papers. A passport size photograph should be affixed in the appropriate place given for the same. All the columns should be filled in bold and capital letters.
A high level committee of the corporation indulges for the process of selection of eligible candidate for the said Scholarships. The said committee reviews wholeheartedly all the applications and then finalizes the list of candidates successful for a particular academic year.
The candidates are required to be sent the filled in application to the following address:
Sr. Officer (HR) NCR-HQ,
HR Deptt, Room No. 34,
R & D Building, A = 8A, Sec. 24
Noida – 201301
The application form should be attached with all the necessary documents and paper as requested in the official notification without fail. The meritorious candidates must have a consistently good academic career. The official notification for the NTPC Scholarship Scheme 2016-17 is published normally in all leading newspapers, Employment News and vernacular newspaper during the months of December and January.
NTPC Scholarships Programme Official website: www.ntpc.co.in