All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) invites applications for Prime Minister's Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), J&K 2020-21 from Class 12 passed and diploma degree holders in J&K and Ladakh. The scholarship aims to support the youth of J&K in pursuing higher education outside the state. It facilitates the access of quality education to students so as to equip them with knowledge, skills, experience and training for higher academic level/profession. Students selected for PMSSS can benefit from a scholarship of up to INR 3 lakh per annum along with other grants. PMSSS is a merit-based scholarship for the J&K youth only.
A total of 5,000 scholarships will be awarded for students pursuing courses in General Degree, Professional Degree, and Medical Streams. Students selected for the scholarship will receive the following benefits:
For General Degree:
For Professional Degree:
For MBBS/BDS or Equivalent Medical Streams:
This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by July, 2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.
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The following are eligible for PMSSS:
Note: The following are not eligible for the scholarship-
Follow the below steps to apply for PMSSS 2020-21:
Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below. A registration page will open.
Step 2: Select the category: '12th Registration' or 'Diploma Registration'.
Step 3: Fill the registration form with all the required details.
Step 4: Submit and correct any possible errors in the form.
Step 5: Verify the email through the link received on Email/SMS.
Step 6: Complete the registration.