ONGC Sports Scholarship Scheme 2022- Apply Online and Last Date

Oil and natural gas corporations will be providing proper scholarship opportunities to sports persons who are having difficulties in order to continue their sports activities due to the expenses that they are going through. ONGC Sports Scholarship Scheme 2022 is a very prestigious scheme and through this scheme, all Indian sportspersons will be able to get up to rupees 30000 so that they can compete on an international level without worrying about expenses. You can check out the details related to the scholarship from the article provided below and we will also share with you all the step-by-step procedures to apply online and the last date to apply for this scheme.

ONGC Sports Scholarship Scheme 2022

The Corporate Sports Division, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd have created a new ONGC sports scholarship for the sportsmen who are not able to get proper opportunities so that they can continue their career. The ONGC Sports Scholarship Scheme will be provided in order to help all of these sportspersons so that they can get financial assistance and continue their dream of becoming a world-famous sportsman. You can fill out the application form available at the official website of the ONGC department and if you follow the eligibility criteria then you will be eligible to get a monthly amount of rupees 30000 per month so that you can continue your sports activities without having to worry about the financial differences that you are going through. You have to fill out the application form before 21st September in order to be eligible.

ONGC Sports Scholarship Scheme

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Important Dates

  • Application Deadline – 21st September 2022

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must follow the following eligibility criteria to apply for this scholarship:-

  • The applicant must be an Indian citizen
  • The applicant must be a sportsperson of 14 to 25 years of age (Note – Minimum age of 14 years will be consider as on 1st April 2022. However, the minimum age criteria for scholarship in Chess, Gymnastics & Swimming will be 10 years.)
  • The applicant must not avail any scholarship/stipend from any other organization during the scholarship period

Benefits Of ONGC Sports Scholarship Scheme

The amount of Scholarship to grant to the selects sportspersons will be as follows:-

CategoryNational Level (INR per month)International Level (INR per month)
Sub JuniorINR 15,000INR 20,000
Junior INR 20,000INR 25,000
SeniorINR 25,000INR 30,000

Facilities To The Sportspersons 

The following facilities will also provide to the sports persons who will get selection for this scholarship:-

  • The sportspersons selects for a scholarship will get chance to represent ONGC Team in PSPB/AIPSSPB and other competitions within the country. These players will pay TA/DA and necessary expenditures for participation in the tournaments.
  • The sportspersons selected for a scholarship will also be provided playing kits with the ONGC logo which they will wear during their participation in the competitions.
  • The scholarship holder can avail of individual health insurance cover for INR 5 lakh for self only. The individuals will acquire requisite health insurance coverage on their own and premiums up to INR 7,000 will reimburse by ONGC.

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Documents Required

The following documents are require in order to successfully apply for the sports person scholarship:-

  • Birth certificate
  • Passport or Aadhar Card or 10th Class certificate (anyone)

Selection Criteria

The proficiency of the sportsperson will evaluate base on their participation/performance in National & International tournaments/events recognized by National/International Sports Federations/Associations:-

  • For Badminton, Billiards & Snooker, Golf, Shooting, Squash, Table Tennis, Tennis and Para Games were ranking at the International/National level is available and the same will consider as criteria for selection for scholarship as given below – 
    • The latest National & International Singles Rankings available on the closing date of the submission of applications will consider for selection.
    • Evaluation will be based on total points scored in both National & International rankings
    • Any tie-in points will broke in the following sequence –
    • Based on better International ranking and if required
    • Based on a better National ranking
  • Athletics, Archery, Basketball, Boxing, Carrom, Football, Gymnastics, Hockey, Kabaddi, Swimming, Volleyball, Wrestling & Para Games will be based on the score matrix.
    • Evaluation will be based on performance in National & International tournaments/championships recognized by National/International Sports Federations / Associations held in 2021-22 and till the last date of submission of application.
    • One single best performance/achievement in the year will consider for evaluation as per the score matrix given in the table above.
    • In case of a tie in scores of sportspersons, their next best performances will be considered, till the tie is broken.
    • If the tie could not be broken by the given criteria, the opinion of an outside expert of the game/sport shall be final.
    • In Athletics, the tie will be broken on the basis of better Timing/Distance/Height achieved by a sportsperson in the championships/meets under evaluation.
  • For Cricket 
    • A player should have played at least 5 matches in playing XI. 
    • The performance of players will evaluate for 2021-22 as below – 
    • A Batsman should have played a minimum of 5 matches or 100 balls, strike rate (total runs scored/no. of matches played).
    • A Bowler should have bowled a minimum of 20 overs in T-20 or 30 overs in One Dayers, economy (total wickets taken/no of match played)
    • A Rounder should have played a minimum of 5 matches or 100 balls & bowled a minimum of 20 overs in T-20 or 30 overs in one-dayers, strike rate, and economy in bowling.
  • Base on the above criteria, selection will done with the opinion of the outside expert and will be final.
  • For Chess
    • The evaluation will be based on total points scored as per the matrix for –
    • ELO rating average for the last 6 months & One best performance in National/International tournament.
    • Ties will be broken base on the better ELO rating of the players.
    • Matric for ELO rating average for last 6 months
    • National & International rankings for tournaments conducted by the World chess federation in 2021-22 & till the last date of submission of application

Terms and Conditions

The applicant must follow the following terms and conditions to successfully apply for this scholarship:-

  • The scholarships will be granted for the remaining period of FY 2022-23.
  • The maximum age for which a scholarship can be granted is 25 years. Therefore, applicant’s up to the age of 24 years as of 1st April 2022 can apply for the sports scholarship. 
  • Being merit-based sports scholarships, each sportsperson will have to apply afresh every year.
  • Everything being equal (in case of a tie of scores for evaluation), preference will be given to sports persons belonging to the EWS category at all levels of representation. The applicant would be required to submit an EWS certificate of the previous financial year issued by the Competent Authority duly notified by Govt. of India from time to time.
  • ONGC will neither be held liable for any loss/damage/injury/disability caused to any said sports scholarship holder nor shall indemnify any of the said sports scholarship holders towards such loss/damage/injury/disability which may arise or occur while performing any such sports activity.
  • ONGC reserves the right to discontinue the scholarship of any sportsperson due to false declaration/fake certificate, conduct, discipline, or any other reason deemed fit by the organization.

ONGC Sports Scholarship Scheme 2022 Application Procedure

To apply for this scholarship you will have to follow the simple procedure given below:-

  • The applicant must visit the official website of Oil And Natural Gas Corporation by clicking on the link given here 
ONGC Sports Scholarship Scheme
  • The home page will open on your screen 
  • The details related to this scholarship will open on your screen.
  • Now you have to click on the option called Click Here To Apply.
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  • The application form for the scholarship will appear on your screen. 
  • Upload all of the documents, pay the application fees and then you will register for this scholarship.

Contact Details

  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited
  • Plot No. 5A- 5B Nelson Mandela Road
  • Vasant Kunj, New Delhi – 110070
  • Contact Number – (011)-26750998 | Email Id – sports_scholarship@ongc.co.in

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