Introducing the Kalpana Chawla Scholarship 2023, an exciting new scholarship program launched by the government of Himachal Pradesh. This scholarship is specifically designed to empower and support young girls who have completed their 12th grade education in Himachal Pradesh, by providing them with financial assistance to pursue higher education.
The Kalpana Chawla Scholarship is a merit-based initiative that recognizes the talent and potential of these girls, and aims to eliminate the barriers they may face in accessing quality education. Named in honor of the late Kalpana Chawla, the renowned Indian-American astronaut and role model, this scholarship program embodies her spirit of determination and courage.
Through this scholarship, the government of Himachal Pradesh seeks to create equal opportunities for deserving girls, enabling them to unlock their full potential and contribute to the development of their communities and the nation as a whole. By removing the financial constraints that often hinder their educational pursuits, the Kalpana Chawla Scholarship aims to inspire and empower these young girls to dream big and achieve their aspirations.
The scholarship will be awarded based on merit, taking into consideration the academic achievements and overall excellence of the applicants. The selected scholars will receive financial support that can be utilized to cover various educational expenses, including tuition fees, books, accommodation, and other related costs.
The Kalpana Chawla Scholarship 2023 represents a significant step towards promoting gender equality and fostering the educational growth of young girls in Himachal Pradesh. It is a testament to the government’s commitment to nurturing talent and creating a conducive environment for their success.
Applications for the Kalpana Chawla Scholarship 2023 will open soon, and interested candidates are encouraged to apply. By investing in the education of these talented young girls, we can create a brighter future not only for them but for our society as a whole. Let us join hands to celebrate the legacy of Kalpana Chawla and empower the next generation of female leaders in Himachal Pradesh through this transformative scholarship program.
Eligibility criteria of Kalpana Chawla Scholarship 2023
To be eligible for the Kalpana Chawla Scholarship 2023, applicants must fulfill the following criteria:
- Gender: The scholarship is open only to female students.
- Educational Background: Applicants must have studied under the Himachal Pradesh Board of Education.
- Academic Qualification: Candidates must have successfully passed the 12th class examination from Arts, Commerce, or Science streams under the HP Board of Education.
- Course Enrollment: Students enrolling themselves in 10+2 courses, such as academic, professional, or technical courses, in government-aided or private institutions are eligible to apply.
Documents required for Kalpana Chawla Scholarship 2023
To apply for the Kalpana Chawla Scholarship 2023, you will need the following documents:
- Aadhar card: A copy of your Aadhar card, which serves as proof of identity and address.
- Passport-sized photograph: Recent passport-sized photographs of the applicant.
- Caste certificate: If applicable, provide a copy of the caste certificate for reserved category candidates.
- Income certificate: A valid income certificate to demonstrate the family’s income status.
- Fee payment receipt: A receipt or proof of fee payment for the current academic year.
- Bonafide certificate: A certificate from the educational institution confirming your enrollment as a student.
- Admission form: A copy of the admission form for the current academic year.
- Marksheet of last year’s matriculation exam: A copy of the marksheet or result of the previous year’s matriculation exam.
Please note that these are the general documents required for the scholarship application. However, specific requirements may vary, so it is advisable to refer to the official scholarship notification or website for any additional documents or specific instructions.
How to apply for Kalpana Chawla Scholarship 2023
To apply for the Kalpana Chawla Scholarship 2023, you can follow the step-by-step procedure outlined below:
Visit the National Scholarship Portal: Go to the official website of the National Scholarship Portal at scholarships.gov.in.
New Registration: On the homepage, click on the “New Registration” option.
Read the Guidelines: Carefully read and understand the terms and conditions and guidelines provided on the registration page.
Complete the Registration Form: Fill in the required details in the registration form, including your state, scholarship category, name, scheme type, gender, mobile number, email ID, bank IFSC code, and bank account number.
Verify and Submit: After filling in all the necessary details, review the information provided and click on the “Register” button to submit your registration form.
Mobile Verification: An OTP (One-Time Password) will be sent to the mobile number you provided during registration. Enter the OTP to verify your mobile number.
Application Form: Once your mobile number is verified, you will be redirected to the application form. Fill in all the required details, including personal information, educational background, and bank account details.
Upload Documents: Upload the necessary documents, such as Aadhar card, passport-sized photograph, caste certificate, income certificate, fee payment receipt, bonafide certificate, admission form, and marksheets of the last year’s matriculation exam.
Review and Submit: After completing the application form and uploading the required documents, review all the information provided. Make sure everything is accurate and click on the “Submit” button.
Print Application: After submitting the application, take a printout of the application form for future reference.
It is recommended to double-check all the details and ensure the accuracy of the information provided before submitting the application.