Himachal Pradesh Higher Education Department has invited applications from meritorious students preparing for competitive exams under ‘Medha Protsahan’ scheme. This was informed by Director, Higher Education Department Dr. Amarjeet Kumar Sharma, here today.
These applications have been invited from candidates taking coaching from institutions identified by Higher Education Department within the state or other states preparing for CLAT/ NEET/IIT/ AIIMS/ AFMC/NDA etc. and UPSC/SSC/Banking and Insurance, Railways etc. entrance exam.
The candidate applying under this scheme should be a bonafide Himachali. The total family income of the candidate should be less than 2.50 lakh per annum and should not be double than below poverty line income. Under this scheme the selected candidates would be provided with maximum financial assistance of rupees one lakh only once in life time. The candidates can utilize this financial assistance for institution fees, books etc. while preparing for competitive exams.
The last date for applying under this scheme has been extended from 25th December to 15th January, 2020. The candidates can send their application to office of Director, Higher Education, Himachal Pradesh, Shimla- 171001 or through email [email protected].
The complete detail of the scheme is available on website www.educationhp.org of Director Higher Education Himachal Pradesh.