Special Scholarships for Civil Services Exams in Gujarat-
Gujarat government has declared a special scholarship for the students who are preparing for civil services.
Who can apply-
This scholarship program is meant especially for under privileged students who want to pursue their higher studies. This will provide financial assistance upto Rs. 20,000 per student to approved institutes.
The government also proposes to provide the financial aid of rupees 50,000 to those students who successfully cleared the preliminary examination of the civil services conducted by UPSC.
Another amount of rupees 25,000 will be given to the students who will clear the main examination of the Civil Services conducted by UPSC.
Scholarship for girls-
Especial scholarships are announced for those girls who hail from a modest financial background family and having an annual income less than 6, 00,000 per year. If such girl will clear the preliminary examination of Civil services conducted by UPSC they will receive a scholarship sum of rupees 30,000. And those who will clear the main Civil Service Exam of UPSC will get Rs 60,000.
The provision of sum of rupees hundred crore has also made under Mukhya Mantrishri Scholarship Yojna. The scholarship scheme is meant to avail the scholarships for the bright students who want to continue their higher studies and to avail them to continue their studies after 12th.
Scholarships for school going girls-
Also the government increased the rate of scholarships to encourage the girl education in state. The girl students who are studying in standard 6th to standard 10th will also get the increased scholarship of rupees 750 instead of Rs 250.
Scholarships for Schedule Tribe Students-
Another scholarship scheme has been introduced to the candidates of Schedule Tribe Students this will be a provision of Rs 105 crore for post-metric scholarship scheme for covering 60000 Scheduled Tribes students.