PM Scholarship 2023: Apply Online, Eligibility and Renewal of Application

The Prime Minister scholarship scheme was created by the Ministry of Home Affairs under the Government of India to provide higher professional and technical educational advancement to the poor students of the country who are not able to get proper educational finance because of their poverty. Today we will share with all of you the importance of the PM Scholarship 2023 and we will also share with all of you the step-by-step procedure through which you will be able to apply for the PM Scholarship Scheme by using the official portal created by the Government of India.

PM Scholarship Scheme

What is PM Scholarship

The Prime Minister scholarship 2022 is basically a program to help with the education of the students belonging to backward categories and belonging to the Dependent Wards and Widows of Central Armed Police officers and Assam Rifles and State Police Personnel. This will be a basic scholarship available for all of those students who have lost their parents and parental figures in wars and other mishappenings in the country. Scholarships are provided differently for boys and girls.

Details Of PM Scholarship

NamePM Scholarship 2023
Launched byGovernment of India
BeneficiariesChildren belonging to Police Department
ObjectiveProviding financial help
Official websitehttp://ksb.gov.in/

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Important Dates

EventsDates
Online Registration/Filling of Application Form startsOctober 2023
Last Date to submit an online application form31st October 2023
Last date for verification of defective applications15th November 2023
Last date for institute verification15th November 2023
Verification of application by CAPFs & ARUpdate Soon
Preparation of merit list and Lot generation PhaseUpdate Soon
Sanctioning of scholarship by R&W Directorate, MHAUpdate Soon
Payment file generationUpdate Soon
Disbursement of scholarship amount into bank accountsUpdate Soon
Dispatch of personal letters from Honourable Prime MinisterUpdate Soon

Courses Available

The following courses are available in the PM Scholarship Scheme:-

Course NameDurationMinimum Qualification
Engineering Courses
B.Tech(Bachelor’s in Technology) (All streams)4 Years10+2
BE(Bachelor’s in Engineering) All streams4 Years10+2 or Diploma
B.Arch(Bachelor in Architecture)4 to 5 Years10+2
Medical Courses
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery)4.5 Years10+2
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)5 Years10+2
BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine Surgery)4.5 Years10+2
BHMS (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine Surgery)4.5 Years10+2
BSMS (Bachelor of Siddha Medicine Surgery)4.5 Years10+2
BUMS (Bachelor of Unani Medicine Surgery)5 Years10+2
B.Sc., BPT (Bachelor of Physiotherapy)4 Years10+2
B.Sc., MLT (Medical Lab Technology)4 Years10+2
BVSc and AH ( Bachelor of Veterinary Science / Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry)5 Years10+2
B.Pharma (All Streams) (Bachelor of Pharmacy)4 Years10+2
B.Sc. Nursing4 years10+2
BNYS (Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yogic Science)5 Years10+2
Doctor of Pharmacy4 Years10+2
B.Sc. Optometry3 Years10+2
Bachelor of Occupational Therapy4.5 years10+2
Management Courses
MBA (Master of Business Administration)2 YearsGraduation
BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration)3 Years10+2
BBM (Bachelor of Business Management)3 Years10+2
BCA (Bachelor of Computer Application)3 Years10+2
MCA (Master of Computer Application)3 YearsGraduation
B.Plan (Bachelor of Planning)4 Years10+2
Other Professional Courses 
B.Sc Agriculture4 years10+2
BFSc/B.Fisheries4 years10+2
BSc Horticulture4 years10+2
Coy Secretary4 years10+2
BSc Bio-Tech3 years10+2
B.Ed.1 year10+2
BMC3 years10+2
Hotel Management Degree4 years10+2
B.PEd1 year10+2
BASLP4 years10+2
BFT3 years10+2
BSc Microbiology3 years10+2
B.Sc HHA3 years10+2
L.L.B2 to 3 years10+2
Bachelor of Elementary Education3 to 5 years10+2
BFA4 years10+2
BFD4 years10+2
BA L.L.B5 Years10+2
PM Scholarship

Eligibility Criteria

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

  • The applicant must be a child of a dependent ward/widow of deceased CAPFs & AR/ Ex-CAPFs & AR/ retired and serving CAPFs & AR/ State Police Personnel.
  • He/ She must be pursuing a professional course.
  • The applicant must have passed Class 12th or diploma or have done graduation.
  • Applicant must have obtained more than 60% marks in the previous year’s examinations.
  • Integrated courses (dual degree) that have both the courses as Professional/Technical for example BE+ME, B.Tech+M.Tech, BBA+MBA, etc. In such cases, only the first professional degree will be granted a scholarship.
  • Integrated Courses (dual degree) which have a first degree as Academic (Non-Professional) and second degree as Professional/Technical for example BA + LLB, B.Com + LLB, B.Sc.+B.Ed. In such cases, students will be paid for the professional part of the course and not for non – professional/academic part.
  • A student pursuing Integrated courses wherein one degree is professional and another degree is non-professional, he/she will be awarded a scholarship for the professional portion of the dual degree course only and not for the academic portion of such course. The same is illustrated with the help of an example as under :
    • “In BA+LLB (dual degree course) first degree is BA which is non-professional and 2nd degree is LLB is which is professional. Therefore, scholarship for the professional portion (i.e. LLB) only will be provided.
    • When 1st degree is non-professional and 2nd degree is professional, in such cases, while seeking PM scholarship from third year onward student must have completed his previous two years of non-professional courses without fail. Repetition/RA/Failure will make students ineligible to apply for a scholarship. A student should clear all the subjects of the 1st & the 2nd year in the first attempt and within the stipulated time frame from the date of admission, otherwise, he/she will not be considered for the award of a scholarship and the application will be rejected.

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Documents Required

The following documents are required to submit with the application form in this scholarship 2022:-

  • Serving Certificate (in case of serving personnel) issued by HOO
  • Certificate issued by the concerned state government indicating that the State Police personnel was killed in Naxal /Terror attacks
  • Certificate of Minimum Educational Qualification (MEQ) as applicable – Class 12th mark sheet, Graduation mark sheet (for all years) or diploma mark sheets (for all semesters)
  • PPO/Discharge Certificate/Book (Mandatory for Category A to F)
  • Death Certificate (Applicable for deceased personnel)
  • Disability Certificate (Applicable for disabled personnel)
  • Certificate of Gallantry Award (Applicable for Gallantry Award winners)

Incentives Under PM Scholarship 2022

The following incentives will be provided to the beneficiaries in this PM Scholarship 2022:-

  • 5500 eligible candidates will be able to get benefits under this scheme every year
  • The scholarships are equally distributed among boys and girls, i.e. 2750 each.
  • The amount of the scholarship offered to girls is Rs.3000 per month
  • The amount of the scholarship offered to boys is Rs.2500 per month, every year.
  • The duration of the scholarship may differ from one year to five years depending on your course span.

Selection Criteria

The applicant will have to follow the following selection criteria in this PM Scholarship 2022:-

  • Category A: The first preference is given to the wards and widows of CAPFs & AR personnel who were killed in action.
  • Category B: The second preference is given to the wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel who got disabled in action.
  • Category C: The third preference is given to the wards and widows of deceased CAPFs & AR personnel who died during their service for causes attributable to Government service.
  • Category D: The next preference is given to the wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel who got disabled during their service with a disability attributable to Government service.
  • Category E: Further, preference is given to the wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel who have received gallantry awards.
  • Category F: The next preference is given to the wards of Ex-CAPFs & AR personnel (PBOR only).
  • Category G: Lastly, the preference will be given to the wards of serving CAPFs & AR personnel (PBOR) subject to the availability of the scholarship.

PM Scholarship Application Procedure

To apply for the scholarship we will have to follow the simple application procedure given below:-

PM Scholarship Website
  • The homepage will be displayed on your screen.
  • Click on the option called Apply Online
PM Scholarship Apply Online
Online Apply PM Scholarship
  • Instructions will be displayed on your screen.
  • Read all of the instructions carefully.
  • Click on the option called Continue
  • The registration form will be displayed on your screen.
  • Register yourself
  • Enter the OTP
  • The user ID and password will be sent to you.
  • Login using your credentials.
  • Now you can successfully apply for the scholarship.
  • Fill up the application form.
  • Upload the documents.
  • Click on Submit

Fresh Login

  • Open the Official Website of the scholarship scheme.
  • The homepage of the website will open.
  • Click on the Fresh Login option.
  • Select the year of your choice.
Login Procedure
Login Procedure
  • Now enter the details in the application form.
  • Click on the login option.

Login for District/State/Ministry Officials

Login for District/State/Ministry Officials
  • Now enter the details in the application form.
  • Click on the login option.

Institute Login

Institute Login PM Scholarship
  • Select the Nodal Officer and Academic Year.
  • Enter the details like username, password.
  • Now click on the Login option.

Prime Minister Scholarship Scheme Renewal Process

To renew your scholarship we will have to follow the simple procedure given below:-

Renewal Process PM Scholarship
  • You have to log in using your credentials.
  • Enter your User ID
  • Enter your password.
  • Click on Login
  • Now you can easily apply for a renewal
  • To renew your scholarship you will have to obtain 50% of the marks in each semester.
  • You need to pass in all of the semesters to renew your scholarship.

Renewal Login

  • Open the Official Website of the scholarship scheme.
  • The homepage of the website will open.
  • Click on the Renewal Login option.
  • Select the year for renewal.
Renewal Login
  • A new login form will open.
  • Enter the login details like application id, password.
  • Now click on the Login option.

Update Mobile Number

  • Open the Official Website of the scholarship scheme.
  • The homepage of the website will open.
  • Click on the Renewal Login option.
  • Select the year for renewal.
  • Now a new page will open.
  • Select the update mobile number option.
  • New page will open on the screen.
Update Mobile Number PM Scholarship
  • Enter the details in the application form.
  • Now click on the continue and verify option.
  • Now you can easily update your mobile number.

Check Application Status

  • Open the Official Website of the scholarship scheme.
  • The homepage of the website will open.
  • Click on the Registration option.
  • Now click on the Track Application Status option.
  • A new page will open on the screen.
Track PM Scholarship Status
Track PM Scholarship Status
  • Select the ministry, state, district, and other details.
  • Now click on the submit option.

Change Mobile Number

  • Open the Official Website of the scholarship scheme.
  • The homepage of the website will open.
  • Click on the Renewal Login option.
  • Select the year for renewal.
  • Now a new page will open.
  • Enter the login details and get yourself logged in.
  • A new page will open on the screen.
  • Click on the Change Mobile Number option.
  • Enter the otp sent to your registered mobile number.
Change Mobile Number
  • Provide the new mobile number and click on the submit option.
Know Your AISHE Code
  • Open the Official Website of the scholarship scheme.
  • The homepage of the website will open.
  • Click on the Know Your AISHE Code option under the Servcies section.
  • A new page will open on the screen.
Know Your AISHE Code PM Scholarship
  • Select the Institution Type, University Type, State and District.
  • Now click on the Submit option.
Contact Details Under PM Scholarship
ContactTele. No.Email ID
Secretary, KSB26192362(F) 26192361(O)secretaryksb[at]gmail[dot]com
secyksb-mod[at]nic[dot]in
JD (Welfare)20862446jdwelfare-ksb[at]desw[dot]gov[dot]in
JD (Policy)26188098jdpolicyksb-mod[at]gov[dot]in
JD (Adm & Coord)26192360jd.cksb-mod[at]gov[dot]in
JD (PMSS)20862447 & 26713623jdpmssksb-mod[at]gov[dot]in
JD (Accounts)26192359jdaccounts-ksb[at]desw[dot]gov[dot]in
JD (Grievance)26179109jdgrievancesksb-mod[at]gov[dot]in
JD (Automation)20867132jdautomationksb-mod[at]gov[dot]in
JD (Central Sainik Rest House)csrhnaraina[at]gmail[dot]com
IVRS Helpline No.26717987ksbwebsitehelpline[at]gmail[dot]com

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