FAQs

“Merit -cum-Means linked Financial Assistance Scholarship Scheme”

for Pursuing Higher Education in State Universities in Delhi.

 

Q.1

What are the eligibility criteria for applying under this scheme?

Ans.

Eligibility criteria for applying under this scheme shall be as follows:

(1) The student should have been enrolled for under graduate  programme in any of the Delhi State Public Universities or colleges/ institutes affiliated to Delhi State Public Universities.

(2) The student should fulfill the income/ economic and academic performance criteria as specified for each category mentioned below:

 Eligibility   (Gross   Annual   Family   Income   of Student from all Sources)

Qualifying  Aggregate Percentage (Marks in All Subjects)

Percentage of   Financial Assistance

 

Category   1   -  Beneficiary   under   National   Food  Security Scheme   & possess the Card issued under the Scheme

60 %   100%
 Category 2 - Not covered under category 1 but whose

 family income is upto Rs.2.50 Lakh p.a.

60 % 50 %
 Category 3 - Family income above Rs.2.50 Lakh p.a.

 but not exceeding Rs.6 Lakh p.a.

60 %  25 %

 

A  relaxation of  5% in  qualifying aggregate percentage of  marks will  be  allowed to  SC/ST Category students.

Q. 2

Whether all Courses / Programs & all Universities/Institutions/Colleges of Delhi covered under this scheme?

Ans.

All approved undergraduate programs offered by any of the Delhi State Public Universities or colleges/institutes affiliated to Delhi State Public Universities.

Q. 3

Whether all Universities/Institutions/Colleges located OUT-Side Delhi are covered under this scheme?

Ans.

NO,    Only Delhi State Public Universities or colleges/ institutes affiliated to Delhi State Public Universities.

Q. 4

Is  a  student  resident  of  Delhi, who  pursuing  higher  education  from  Central  /State  Govt. Universities /Institutions located outside Delhi within India, Eligible or Not Eligible under this scheme?

Ans.

NO, Only the student should have been enrolled for under graduate  programme in any of the Delhi State Public Universities or colleges/ institutes affiliated to Delhi State Public Universities.

 

Q. 5

Is a student resident of Delhi,  who passed either class 10th or 12th from outside Delhi,  Eligible or Not Eligible under this scheme?

Ans.

Eligible, but the student should have been enrolled for under graduate  programme in any of the Delhi State Public Universities or colleges/ institutes affiliated to Delhi State Public Universities.

Q. 6

What are the Process and Documentation required for this Scheme?

Ans.

A student shall submit application for each year of the Course / Program as per prescribed format of the concerned institution with the following self-certified documents:

For All Category of Students:

Copy of Mark sheet / Certificate of having passed class XII or qualifying examination. Certificate related to SC/ST Category issued by competent authority

Copy of Pass-Book / E-Statement of the student bank account which should be Aadhaar seeded. All previous mark sheets/certificate from concerned University/institution of current programme.

A declaration, as per Format at Annexure-“A”, by the student affirming that no financial support has been availed / is being availed from any other Scheme for meeting the cost of education for the course / program.

Additional Documents for Students Requesting Financial Assistance of 100%: Copy of valid card issued under the National Food Security Scheme

Additional Documents for Students Requesting Financial Assistance of 50% :

Copy of valid annual family income certificate issued by the SDM/competent authority.

Additional Documents for Students Requesting Financial Assistance of 25% :

Copy of the full Income Tax Return (including the acknowledgement page) for both parents filed with

Income Tax Department for the previous financial year. In the case of a non-working parent, an affidavit affirming non- employment certified by the office of SDM/competent authority and family income certificate issued by the SDM/ competent authority.

Q. 7

Whom to contact for any problem for the scheme?

Ans.

Nodal Officer, for the scheme (Nominated in the College/Institute/University)

*Nominated by the Delhi State Public Universities or colleges/ institutes affiliated to Delhi State Public Universities.

Q. 8

Name of the Universities/Colleges/Institutions those are providing Financial Assistance  under this scheme?

Ans.

 
 

S.

No.

Name   of   Delhi   State   Public

Universities

e-Mail IDs

Phone No.

 

1

Ambedkar University Delhi

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011-23863740

011-23863743

2

Delhi Pharmaceutical Sceince and

Research University

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011-29552051

3

National Law University, Delhi

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011-28034257

011-28034993

011-28034255

 

   

4

Indraprastha         Institute         of

Information Technology, Delhi

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011-26907400

 

5

Indira   Gandhi   Delhi   Technical

University for Women

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011-23900221

6

Delhi Technological University

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011-27871018

7

Guru  Gobind  Singh  Indraprastha

University, Delhi

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011-25302606,

011-25302119

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ALL      Institutions      /Colleges

Affiliated to GGSIPU

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the scheme in the College/Institute.

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Q. 9

How to apply for financial Assistance under this scheme?

Ans.

If the student is eligible/aware of the scheme and want to Apply Online then goto the web-site link https://edistrict.delhigovt.nic.in of e-District Portal Delhi and  get a registration under the below link:

 CITIZEN'S CORNER

Registration at e-District Delhi

New User

Registered Users Login

Q. 10

Where to submit application form for this scheme?

Ans.

Student has to register himself/herself at the link https://edistrict.delhigovt.nic.in. Hard copy of the Application  (filled  online)  along  with  uploaded  documents  is  required  to  be  submitted  in    the concerned College/Institute/University.

Q. *

Whom to contact for any problem in filling online application (web-portal issue)?

Ans.

Directorate of Higher Education

B-Block, 2nd  Floor, 5, Sham Nath Marg, Delhi-110054. Contact No : 011-23980220

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