CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2022- Apply Online, Amount, Scholarship Renewal

CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2022 | Single Girl Child Scholarship Amount | Apply Online | Eligibility Criteria | Documents Required |

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The Central Board of Secondary Education has issued notification on CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2022. The scheme is dedicated to the girl students of society. The girls who have cleared the 10th class examination by the CBSE board are the beneficiaries under the Scheme. In this scholarship scheme, an annual amount of Rs.6000/- is given to the students. This amount is given on monthly basis at the rate of Rs.500/- per month. You can apply on the official website of CBSE for this monetary benefit scheme before the closure of application window. In this article you will get to know about the eligibility criteria, objectives, benefits, how to apply and every other relevant information. In order to be benefitted from this Scheme, go through this article.

CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2022 is launched to support the girl students for continuing their studies. Girls who have to drop out the school due to the financial burden of studies on their parents are the targeted beneficiaries. The scheme is highly commendable to encourage girl education. For this the girl student has to pass in 10th class specifically from CBSE board and has to fulfill the prescribed eligibility criteria. Under its official notification, the Principal of the schools that are in Affiliation with CBSE have to check the applications from the students. These applications are submitted by students on the official website of CBSE.

Key Highlights of CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship

Scholarship ProgramCBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship
Initiated byCentral Board of Secondary Education
Launched forSingle girl child of parents in the family
PurposeTo support the females in their higher studies
Monetary BenefitRs.500/- per month (Rs.6000/- annually)
Social benefitsSocial Equality by reducing the dropout rate of Girls from School
Minimum score criteriaAtleast 60% in 10th class examination results
How to ApplyOnline
Official portal to applywww.cbse.gov.in

Aim Of CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship

We all are aware that the education of girls suffers the worst when it comes to weak financial state of the family. People who belong to financially weaker segment of Society are forced to discontinue the education of their girl child. Sometimes they feel the benefit of her education is not going to support them financially. Hence, considering this situation, CBSE has come with this new program CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship. The single girl child of their parents will get monetary benefit to carry on with their studies. This will enable the girls who have dreams to pursue them and achieve social and financial independence in their lives.

CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship Amount

SessionScholarship Amount each MonthAnnual Amount
Class 11thRs.500 each monthRs.6,000 per year
Class 12thRs.500 each monthRs. 6,000 per year

Procedure for distribution Of Scholarship benefit

The criteria that CBSE follows to distribute the intended amount to the Students under CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship is as follows:

  • You have to register online on the official website of CBSE
  • We have explained the registration procedure in this post below
  • Then your registration details are forwarded to the official authority
  • The competent authorities will verify your registration details carefully
  • On successful verification, the money is distributed among the chosen candidates
  • The amount is subject to  the marks secured in the previous examination and according to the financial requirements of the candidate

Rules of Application renewal in CBSE Girl Child Scholarship

  • This scheme is renewed for the next year on receipt of request for renewal
  • The application of Students who fail to clear the examination and get to the next class is not renewed
  • The tenure of renewal of award is one year.
  • Once cancelled it cannot be renewed in any situation
  • Good behavior and continuity in attendance is also a very important criteria for renewal of the application

Advantages & characteristics Of CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship

  • This program is initiated by the Central Board of Secondary Education.
  • The program is named as CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship
  • The award program offers monetary benefit only to the girl students
  • The girl should be the single girl child of her
  • The objective of this scheme is to encourage girls students to pursue higher studies
  • The primary advantage of this program is to lessen the gender social inequality
  • Female students can continue with their higher studies without worrying about financial burden of their education on parents
  • The girl students can work towards their goals and dreams
  • Lack of financial resources will not lower the morale of female candidates
  • CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship aims to offer financial assistance to those girls who have cleared with atleast 60% marks in the previous examination
  • This money will motivate females in continuing the studies
  • Social and financial empowerment is the ultimate goal of initiating this Scheme.

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Eligibility Criteria

First Time Candidate

  • The Single Girl Students should score atleast 60% marks in CBSE Class X Examination
  • The Student should be in school that is in affiliation with CBSE and has tuition fee of not higher than Rs.1,500/- per month in the academic year.
  •  In subsequent two years, the total increment in tuition fee of the school should not exceed 10% of the tuition fee.
  • Applicants of the Board who are Non Resident Indians can also apply for the benefit.
  • However, in case of NRIs this tuition fee is maximum of Rs.6,000/- pm.
  • The scholarship is for Indian Nationals only.
  • The student must carry on with her education in Class XI and XII  
  • The student who has qualified CBSE Class X Examination in 2021 are eligible.
  • There is no restriction on the student for enjoying other benefits and scholarships from other institutions or those given by school itself

For Renewal

  • The candidate should have taken the benefit of the CBSE Single Girl Child Merit Scholarship in the previous year.
  • She should be a student of CBSE of class XI last year and must have scored atleast 50% of total marks and now is in class XII.
  • The tuition fees of Class X should not have been greater than Rs.1,500/- per month during entire year.
  • In Class XI and Class XII, the total increment in tuition fee should not have been higher than 10% of the tuition fee

Documents Required to Apply

The student needs to upload following documents in the online portal while submitting application:

  • Income certificate (for confirmation of economically weaker status)
  • Caste certificate
  • Bank account details
  • Aadhar card (as identification and Address proof)
  • Passport size photograph
  • Admission receipt (or any evidence of school admission)
  • Identity card issued by School
  • An affidavit on Rs.50 stamp paper should be necessarily attested by Gazette Officers or First class magistrate
  • Scoresheet of class XI issued by the school in case of renewal of application
  • Student needs to upload scanned signature in the portal
  • Front page of the Bank passbook duly signed by the bank officials

Procedure for application of CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship

Now that you know the eligibility criteria for availing the benefit of this Scheme and the necessary documents required, we should move to application procedure. In order to apply for the benefit, you need to follow this step by step process:

  • Visit the homepage of the site ‘www.cbse.gov.in’
  • There, you will see number of options listed
  • Click on Scholarship once, and click scholarship again in the dropdown list that appears on clicking
  • Now, the page opens up.
  • Here, option “Guidelines and application forms/Apply Online” appears
  • Choose ‘Apply Online’ option
  • Here, in the left column you will see option SGC-X-Fresh Application
  • The system will ask you for your roll number and your date of birth
How to apply Fresh Application for  CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2022
Image: Fresh Application for CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2022
  • On entering these details and submitting, a new page opens up
  • Here you have to fill all the required information and Scanned copies of all the documents required
  • On successful uploading of documents, hit ‘Submit’ option
  • Your application is submitted

CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship 2022 Renewal

  • Visit the homepage of the Official Website of CBSE
  • There, you see a number of options listed
  • On the homepage, click on Scholarship once,
  • You have to click scholarship again in the dropdown list that appears on clicking
  • Now, the scholarship page opens up.
  • Here, you will see the option “Guidelines and application forms/Apply Online.
  • Choose ‘Apply Online’ option
  • In the left column you will see option SGC-X- Renewal
  • Enter your ‘Roll number’ and ‘Date of birth’ as asked and ‘Proceed’
  • On proceeding, form for renewal of Scholarship opens up
  • Here you have to fill all the required information and Scanned copies of all the documents required
  • On successful uploading of documents, hit ‘Submit’ option
  • Your application is submitted

NOTE: In both the cases whether a fresh application or renewal application, you have to send completely filled and signed page confirming the submission of application. The application should be sent physically to “Scholarship Unit” of CBSE. The address is Shiksha Kendra, 2 Community Centre, Preet Vihar, Delhi – 110092.

How to take Print Confirmation

  • For this, go to scholarship page as mentioned above
  • In the left column of the page, there is option of Print Confirmation  below the SGC-X and SGC-X renewal option
  • You can take print confirmation or print confirmation – renewal according to application filled by you
  • Here, you will see a new page asking for your roll number and Date of Birth.
  • Enter the details as asked.
  • Click on proceed and take prints of the application submitted

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How to check Student SGC-X Application status

You can also track the status of SGC-X fresh and SGC-X renewal application filled by doing the following steps:

  • On the homepage of Official Website of CBSE, choose option scholarship
  • In the left column of the page, there is option of Application Status  below the SGC-X and SGC-X renewal and print confirmation option
  • Select the option Application Status
  • Enter your Roll number and Date of Birth as asked
  • Here, the new page that opens up displays the status of your application

Verification of Online Single Girl Child Class-X Application

The schools that are in affiliation with Central Board of Secondary Education have to verify the applications. They can do this through following steps:

  • On the homepage of Official Website of CBSE, choose option scholarship
  • In the left column of the page, there is option of ‘School login‘  below the option Application Status
  • Here for authentication purpose, you have to enter the User ID, password of the School and the Security pin as given on the page
  • Hit the tab ‘Login’
  • Here, the school can verify the application status of student
Authentication of Application submitted by Students
Image: Authentication of Application submitted by Students

Helpdesk Information

If you face any issues in filling up form or have any queries, you can contact the CBSE representative on their Helpline number. You can also send email on the email address given below:

CBSE Helpline Number1800-11-8002
Email IDscholarship.cbse@nic.in

Note:

  • Upload only recent photograph and as per the pixel specifications asked by CBSE
  • The Aadhar Card submitted as ID and Address proof must be registered with your mobile number
  • Enter the active mobile number for receiving One time passwords
  • Mention your active email id for getting notification regarding disbursement of amount of Scholarship
  • Duly check and confirm your eligibility before applying
  • Once cancelled, the scholarship cannot be renewed.
  • Keep copies of the required documents ready with you prior to submission of application
  • Remember to send confirmation copy of your application to CBSE office

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