NMMS Scholarship 2022
Directorate of Secondary Education, (*180*) has released the official notification of Centrally Sponsored “National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS)” Scheme for the financial year 2022-2023. NMMS Scholarships are awarded to the gifted or meritorious students studying as regular students in class IX, X, XI and XII in a Government, Government-aided and local body schools and whose parental income are not more than Rs. 1,50,000/- per annum.
Name of scholarship: National Means-Cum-Merit Scholarship Scheme
Academic session: 2022-2023
Nodal agency: Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), GOI
Exam level: National Level
Class: Class VIII (8th Standard)
Application method: Online
No of scholarship for Assam: 2411
Date of exam: 18th December 2022
Technical Help Line Number: 8929207668
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Value of NMMS Scholarship (*180*)
The quantity of scholarship will be Rs. 12000/- per annum @ Rs. 1000 per month.
Eligibility Criteria of NMMS Scholarship
The minimum eligibility criteria to apply for NMMS Scholarship are as mentioned below
Class: Students of Class-VIII finding out in (*90*), Local Body, and Govt. Aided are only eligible.
# Minimum of 55 % marks or equivalent grade in Class VII examination is wanted for showing NMMS examination(5% much less for SC/ST scholars)
# The awardees should get minimum of 55% marks in Class IX and XI and 60% in Class X for continuance of scholarship (Relaxable by 5% for SC/ST candidates) in next higher categories.
Family Income: Scholarships are awarded to the proficient or meritorious scholars whose parental income is not more than Rs. 1,50,000/- per annum.
Who Can’t Apply for NMMS Scholarship ?
Following category of scholars can’t apply for NMMS Scholarship
# Students finding out in non-public faculties too appear in this scholarship exam; however they may not be eligible for this scholarship.
# The scholars finding out in (*15*) are not entitled to get this scholarship.
Selection Process of NMMS Scholarship
# A written examination of Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) will be held on 18th December 2022 for the selection of candidates under NMMS Scholarship Scheme.
# Previous 2 years’ query papers are available in the ‘Bidyarthi’ app at Google Play Store.
# Children with incapacity will be given further time, as acceptable.
# There are two papers: Mental Ability Test (MAT) and Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) .
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|Paper-l||Mental Ability Test (MAT)||90 Marks|
|Paper-lI||Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)||90 Marks|
For settling on the scholars, the following prerequisites may apply:
# The scholars must pass both the tests i.e. MAT and SAT with at least 40 % marks in mixture taken in combination for these two tests. (For the SC/ST scholars, 32% marks)
# The scholar must have scored at least 55% mark or equivalent grade in Class VIII examination. (50% for SC/ST scholars).
NMMS Examination Fee 2022
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How to Apply for NMMS (*180*) Scholarship ?
The application process of National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) has been made ONLINE. Students have to download the ‘Bidyarthi’ app from the Play retailer of Android telephone.
Moreover, they can apply through Govt. of (*180*) official website www.madhyamik.assam.gov.in .
# Scroll down, go to Important Web-Links section .
# Click on the “Online Application Form” and complete the registration process by clicking “Register Now”.
# In the next degree, fill your all personal and educational details and upload necessary documents.
# At the finish, submit the form.
Documents to be Submitted with Online Application Form
Following documents are to be uploaded along with online application form :
# Scanned copy of Candidate’s Photograph.
# Scanned copy of Candidate’s Signature.
# Scanned copy of Candidate’s Caste certificate (Only for OBC, SC and ST candidates).
# Scanned copy of Candidate’s Disability certificate (Disabled candidates).
# Scanned copy of Declaration. Click here for Download Declaration
Important Dates of NMMS (*180*) Scholarship 2022
# Starting date of submission of application form: 12th October 2022
# Last date of submission of application form: twenty seventh November 2022
# Date of Examination: 18th December 2022
# Date of factor of E-admit Cards: To be updated later