CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2023 Registration Extended
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) recently announced an extension for the CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2023 registration. The revised deadline, now set for October 31, offers another chance for eligible students to avail of this opportunity.
CBSE’s Generous Extension
The CBSE has extended the deadline for the CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2023 registration in a bid to provide more opportunities for students. Those students who couldn’t register by the previous deadline of October 18 now have until October 31, 2023.
CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship Eligibility
For clarity, here are the eligibility criteria laid down by CBSE:
- Single female students who secured at least 60% in the CBSE Class X examination and are now in Class XI or XII at any CBSE-affiliated school. The monthly tuition fee for these students should not exceed Rs. 1,500 for the ongoing academic year.
- The scholarship is solely for Indian nationals.
- Students must continue their studies in Class XI and XII in a CBSE school.
- Only those who cleared the CBSE Class X examination in 2023 qualify.
- Candidates availing of this CBSE scholarship can still benefit from other school concessions.
Scholarship Duration and Conditions
The CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship is awarded annually. It is renewable for one year after Class XI. However, scholars need to achieve a minimum aggregate of 50% in their examinations to proceed to the next academic year. Moreover, the monthly tuition fee for Class XI must be within Rs. 1,500, and any increase in the tuition fees over the next two years should not exceed a cumulative 10% from the initial amount.
CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship Application Procedure
Those interested in applying for the CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2023 should:
- Navigate to CBSE’s official website: cbse.gov.in.
- Find and click on the Single Girl Child Scholarship link.
- Register using Class 10 roll number and date of birth.
- Log in and complete the application form.
- Upload necessary documents.
- Finally, save and print the confirmation page for future reference.
Rewards under the CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship Scheme
Successful candidates under the CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship will receive a monthly stipend of Rs. 500, which accumulates to Rs. 6,000 annually. This means a total of Rs. 12,000 over two years.
Last Call for CBSE Girl Child Scholarship Applications
CBSE’s extension for the Single Girl Child Scholarship 2023 registration is a final call for those who missed the initial deadline. The registration process remains strictly online, accessible via the CBSE’s main website. Current beneficiaries from the previous year can also reapply for renewal by the same deadline, but they must ensure they have secured at least 50% marks in Class XI for eligibility.
The CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2023 offers an excellent opportunity for single girl students to secure financial aid for their education. With the extended deadline, the CBSE underscores its commitment to promoting education and reducing financial barriers for deserving students.
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