Ishan Uday Scholarship 2021 for NER – Last date to apply today

Ishan Uday Scholarship 2021: The University Grants Commission has taken a huge initiative for the people of the northern region by encouraging financially weak students for higher education. The University grant commission has come up with a new scheme called the “Ishan Uday Scholarship” scheme for all the economically weak sections. This scholarship is to promote higher education in the northern region. The submission of the online application is still going on and the last date of submitting the application is on 31st December 2021.

Latest (31 Dec 2021): Aspirants are informed that today is the last date to apply for the Ishan Uday Scholarship. After that, no applications will be accepted. The link to apply for the scholarship is given in the article.

Ishan Uday Scholarship 2021 for NER – Application Form

The defective verification of the documents will be done by 15th December 2021 and institute verification is also open till 15th December 2021. All the candidates who are willing to get the Ishan Uday scholarship program can fill the application form and submit it before the last date of submission of the form. All the related information will be given here in this article. So read the full article to get more information about it.

Ishan Uday Scholarship 2021

The University grant commission conducts this scholarship every year and the University gave 10,000 scholarships every year. This is a very good opportunity for the people of the northern region, the registration for the scholarship is still going on till the last date of November.

Article type Ishan Uday Scholarship 2021
Scholarship launched by University grants commission
Name of the scholarshipIshan Uday scholarship
Last date of application submission31st December 2021
Objective To promote higher education in the northern region
BeneficiaryPeople of Northern region


Eligibility Criteria For Scholarship Program

There are some eligibility criteria for the candidates who are submitting the application for the Ishan Uday scholarship scheme and the one who falls under the criteria will only be eligible for the scholarship scheme. Below are the eligibility criteria for the scholarship program.

  • Student who have passed 12th from the school stuated in northern region from a recognised board like CBSE,ICSE,NIOS (National Institute of open schooling) are eligible for the scholarship.
  • The students who are first year under graduate for the college/university are eligible for the scholarship scheme.
  • The family income of the student should not be more than 4.5 lack per annum.
  • Student must have domicile of Northern region.
  • The transgender students can also apply for the Ishan uday scholarship scheme.
  • The student who has taken admission in any university or colleges approved by the University Grant Commission (UGC) courses like professional,technical,general or any other courses.

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Objective Of The Scholarship Scheme.

The University grant commission has launched the Ishan Uday scholarship for the northern region people. Below is the objective of the government for launching this scheme.

  • To provide higher education for the student of northern region.
  • To increase the gross enrolment ration (GER) in the northern region.
  • To focus more on professional education in northern region.
  • Optimum Utilization of northern region budgetary allocation.

Amount Of The Scholarship Program

The Ishan Uday scholarship has been launched for the benefit of people in the northern region so that they could get higher education and can make their future brighter from this scholarship program. The University Grant Commission has decided a particular amount for the program. The amount is selected on the basis of different categories.

  • For general degree course the amount for scholarship is Rs 54,000 per month.
  • For technical and professional courses like medical and para medical course it will be given to the beneficiary through direct benefit transfer (DBT).

Procedure To Apply for The Ishan Uday Scholarship Program

All the candidates who are willing to get the Ishan Uday scholarship can apply online for the scholarship program. Below is the procedure to apply for the scholarship.

  • To apply for the scholarship scheme you need to first visit the official website i.e.
  • After you have visited the official website the home page will appear before you on your computerscreen,now under the UGC Scheme click on the you will find the link for UGC MHRD on the home page click on that link.
  • After you have clicked on the University grand comission MHRD link you will be able to see the ishan uday scholarship scheme,now read the guidline of the scheme and then click on continue button.
  • After you have read the guidlines and clcked on continue button you have to select your scheme type,state domicile,scholarship category and after that click on continue option.
  • After you have selected the your options then the application form will apper before you on your computer screen,fill the form carefully and then submit your application and then you are done with your application filling process.
  • By following above procedure you can fill your application form for Ishan Uday scholarship scheme

Documents To Upload For The Application Process

There are some documents that you have to upload while filling your application form for the Ishan Uday scholarship scheme on NeSp.

  • Domicile certificate approved by the competent authority.
  • Income certificate as a proof approved by the competent authority.
  • In case of scholarship renewal the students have to submit the annual progress report and continuation of study which is verified by the concerne university/college and institutes.

Selection Process for Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme

There are some procedures for the selection in the Ishan Uday scholarship scheme.

  • Every year there will be provided 10,000 scholarship to students of Northern region.
  • The slot disturbution will be for northern region students will be done on the basis of the population.
  • Afer the disturbution of slots to the northern region students,if still there are some unfilled slots then straight away the slots will be given to other states.
  • If the person who is physically disabled then the reservation process will be on thje basis of government of India norms.

Duration Of The Scholarship

  • After the selection process for the scholarship program, the scholarship amount will be given to all the selected candidates directly through the direct benefit transfer (DBT).
  • The list of students who will get the scholarship amount will be given to the Public financial management system by the NIC.
  • Public financial management system will generate a payment list on the basis of the course given to the students (general degree, technical,medical,professional,paramedical) the payment for the scholarship will be generated on annual basis.

Click here to apply for the Ishan Uday Scholarship

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