All About Pragati Scholarship: We All Know that women empowerment can only be done by making women skilful, knowledgeable & making them more Confidence. Education is the only medium to add such qualities in women. AICTE Pragati Scholarship is a milestone towards this. Pragati Scholarship is being executed by AICTE & Implemented by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt of India. Its being started to give a platform to all young girls to continue their education & plan a successful future in the space of Technical Education.
Pragati Scholarship 2018-19
Every year approx 4000 girls students aspiring to pursue technical education gets this scholarship across India. Pragati scholarship was started by Govt of India in the year of 2014-15, in which every year selected girls to get Rs 30,000 per annum along with Rs 2000 per month for 10 months. Girls who have passed their 12th exam & looking forward to taking degree or diploma courses in Technical field are eligible for Pragati Scholarship.
Highlight Summary of Pragati Scholarship:
- Number of Scholarship: 4000
- Gender: Only Girls
- Region: All India
- Scholarship Amount: 30,000
- Eligibility: 12th Pass, Aspire to pursue Technical education
- Where to Apply: AICTE website
- When to Apply: Between Oct-Dec every month
AICTE Pragati Scholarship Rewards 2018-2019
AICTE Pragati Scholarship Rewards 2018-2019: AICTE aims to give approx 4000 scholarship to girls every year.50% are given to Degree & 50% i.e 2000 are given to girls, take admission in diploma courses. Girls who aspire to apply in Scholarship should have their family income less than 8 lakh per annum. if the applicant girl is married then their parents/ in-laws whichever income is highest will be taken into consideration. Two girls from one family can apply in Pragati Scholarship. Every selected girl in Pragati scholarship gets
A- Selected Scholars get Rs 30,000 tuition fee or actual fee whichever is less every year.
B- Apart from the annual scholarship, every girl also gets Rs 2000 per month for 10 months.
C- If students get tuition Fee waiver/reimbursements than girls
students are eligible to get the amount of Rs 30,000 against the purchase of Books/Computer/ Laptop/Vehicle / Competitive examination Fee.
Pragati Scholarship Eligibility:
AICTE has started Pragati Scholarship, to promote girls interest in Technical courses after 12th. Girl Students who have taken admission in technical courses after 12th can apply in this particular Scholarship. They should be pursuing a degree/Diploma course in AICTE approved colleges. The detailed eligibility criteria are given below.
A- Girl student must have taken admission in full-time diploma/ degree courses & should be in the 1st Year of their course.
B- Two girls from one family can apply in such scholarship & their family income should not be more than 8 lakh per annum.
C- Students who have passed their 12th class from any recognized board & taken admission in degree /diploma program through centralized admission process of centre/ State Government
Pragati Scholarship 2018-19 Application Form:
All students who aspire to apply in AICTE Pragati Scholarship, Need to follow the bellow mention application procedure. Since the application is online so students can apply from their smartphones also.
A- Students need to log on https://www.aicte-pragati-saksham-gov.in/
B- Students need to do registration on this portal.
C- Once the registration is done, then you will get username & password on your registered email id or on your registered mobile Number
D- Students need to give all required details, as per the application form.
E- Family income details, college/institute details, academic details, and bank account information, need to put in the application form.
Pragati Scholarship Important Documents:
Once you apply in scholarship, it’s very important to make the list of all required documents. One should not miss out any required documents. Below mention are the required documents for Pragati scholarship.
Academic Certificates :
- Copy of 10th & 12th Class mark sheets.
- Proof of admission i.e letter issues by college/university for first-year diploma/ degree program of the current academic year.
- Proof of tuition fee paid to the college for the current academic year
- Copy of aadhar card, it should be self-attested.
- Copy of the family income certificate for the current year, issued by the competent authority
- The student must produce the bank account details along with the copy of passbook, mentioning the name, IFSC code, account number, photo stamped by the branch manager with the stamp of the bank.
- If a student belongs to SC/ST/OBC then the student must produce the caste certificate issued by the competent authority.
- A Family declaration letter by the guardians in the prescribed format, confirmation the all the information provided are correct & should stating that if the information provided by the students is false then scholarship amount would be refunded.
- Copy of the Aadhar Card of the student
- Passport size photograph of the applicant
- Signature of the candidates
Other Important Points Of Pragati Scholarship:
Apart from the above important information, there are few other points, which student should keep in mind while applying for the Pragati Scholarship. Neglecting such points may lead to rejection of scholarship application.
A- Only girl students can apply for this scholarship
B- Students who have taken admission in diploma/degree courses can apply & should be in the first year in the current academic year
- Applicant’s passport size photo must be uploaded along with the signature. Both the things should be uploaded in JPG/JPEG format. photo file size should not be more than 200 kb and signature file size should not be more than 50 kb.
- The applicant who has taken admission in the management seat are not eligible in this scholarship.
- Applicants must account their account in a nationalized bank, as scholarship will be transferred in the bank account number of the applicant only once they will get selected.
FAQ’S Regarding Pragati Scholarship
Q.1: What are the basic criteria for PRAGATI Scholarship?
Ans: Please find below the eligibility criteria for PRAGATI Scholarship scheme:
A-Candidate should have taken admission in any govt recognized college/ University after 12th for pursuing a career in science.
B- Should be in their First year of academic year.
C- Students must have taken admission in any AICTE recognized college/University in any degree/diploma level program.
D- Students annual Family income should not be more than 8 Lakh per annum from all the sources.
E- Two girls from each family can participate & avail Pragati Scholarship.
Q.2: I m 12th passed students & taken admission in diploma course, How Can I apply for Pragati Scholarship.
Ans-Application in this scholarship can be done online. Students can log on to https://www.aicte-pragati-saksham-gov.in/ First They need to do registration by filling the required details. Once registration is done after that they can follow suggested steps for scholarship Application.
Q.3: Can I apply in both the PRAGATI and SAKSHAM Scholarships in one academic year if I fulfil the eligibility criteria.
Ans- No, you can only apply in both the scholarships. The candidate has to choose one and apply.
Q.4: Can I apply for Pragati or Skasham Scholarship with Aadhar Card.
Ans: No You must have valid Aadhar card and your Aadhar card should be connected with the bank account number of the candidate applying in Pragati/Saksham Scholarship.
Q.5: Is it mandatory to upload Scanned Documents at Portal (AICTE Website), in the process of applying for PRAGATI / SAKSHAM Scholarship?
Ans: Yes candidates must upload all required documents in the online application mode. for more information please visit https://www.aicte-pragati-saksham-gov.in/.in & follow detailed instructions.
Q.7: What is the ideal size & format to upload Photograph and Signature through online application for PRAGATI/SAKSHAM Scholarship?
Ans: It’s very important to upload all photograph & signature in the JPG/JPEG format. The size of the file should not be more than 50 Kb.
Q.9: What the helpline number or email for Is there Scholarship Queries?
Ans: firstname.lastname@example.org is the official mail id for all queries related to this scholarship.
Q.10: Can I apply in PRAGATI /SAKSHAM scholarship in offline mode or application can only be done through online mode?
Ans: No offline application is subject to reject. Students aspiring to apply in this scholarship must apply through online mode only.
Q.11: Where should one contact in case of any difficulties in applying or submitting Online Application?
Ans: If you face any issues in applying in this scholarship in online mode, you can contact email@example.com(email ID)for all your queries. for any specific queries, students can take the screenshot & mail.