Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship
Online applications for Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship are soon going to available now. RGNF Scheme for SC/ST candidates is especially designed to help SC/ST Candidates in pursuing regular and full time M.Phil and Ph.D degrees in Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences and Engineering & Technology.
As per the statistics till now in the RGNF Scheme 2018, 2000 slots are available for Scheduled Caste candidates and 667 slots are available for Scheduled Tribe candidates. Aspirants who are interested in applying for RGNF Scheme for SC/ST can fill up the Rajiv Gandhi Scholarship Online Form.
Key Points Of This Page:
Candidates who are interested are informed that they have to fill up and submit the Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship Application Form before the last date that will be available soon.
Motive of RGNF Fellowship:
Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship (RGNF) is a Central Sector scheme which is offered with the motive to fulfill the requirements of the students with disabilities & SC Students for pursuing research degree in universities, research institutions and scientific institutions for different disciplines.
Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment and Ministry of Tribal Affairs funded this Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship For ST Students. Candidates can check the complete information about Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship 2018 before applying through this page of recruitmentresult.com.
Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship
Duration of Fellowship for Students with Disabilities:
|Name of the Course||Maximum Duration||Admissibility of JRF and SRF|
|M.PHIL||2 years||2 years||NIL|
|Ph.D.||5 years||2 years||Remaining 3 years|
|M.Phil + Ph.D.||5 years||2 years||Remaining 3 years|
Duration of Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship for Students with Disabilities:
- Every year 200 Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship schemes are offered to the Students with Disabilities.
- For scheduled Castes 15% reservation is available and for Scheduled Tribes 7 ½% reservation is available.
- Under the UGC Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship scheme of SC candidates, there is 3% reservation of fellowships for Persons with Disabilities (SC categories) as per rules provided by the Government of India.
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Eligibility Criteria for Rajiv Gandhi National Scholarship:
To appear in Rajiv Gandhi Scholarship Exam 2018, contenders are required to ensure the following eligibility criteria.
For Students with Disabilities:
- To apply for Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, Candidates should be registered to M.Phil./Ph.D. degree in a University or academic institution but not later than within a period of two years from the receipt of award letter.
- If the research works of the awardee will seem satisfactory after two years, his/her tenure will be extended for a further period of three years as Senior Research Fellowship.
Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship For ST SC Candidates:
- Aspirants who want to apply for Rajiv Gandhi Scholarship For Sc ST Pg Students should belong to SC/ST category.
- Appliers must have passed Post Graduate examination as per Rajiv Gandhi Scholarship 2018 Notification.
- Applicants must get himself /herself registered for M.Phil./ Ph.D at the first available opportunity but not later than within a period of two years from the receipt of award letter.
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Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship 2018 For SC / ST – For SC/ ST Candidates:
|Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship 2018||Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship Amount|
|Fellowship in Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, Engineering & Technology||@Rs.16000/-p.m. for initial two years|
@Rs.18000/-p.m. for remaining tenure
|Contingency A||@Rs.10000/-p.a. for initial two years|
@Rs.20500/-p.a. for remaining tenure
|Contingency B||@Rs.12000/-p.a. for initial two years|
@Rs.25000/-p.a. for remaining tenure
|Departmental Assistance||@Rs. 3000/- p.a. per student to the host|
institution for providing infrastructure
|For all disciplines|
|Escorts/ Reader assistance||@ Rs. 2000/- p.m. in cases of physically|
handicapped & blind candidates
|For all disciplines|
|HRA||As per rules of the University/ Institutions||For all disciplines|
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For candidates with Disabilities:
|Item||University Grants Commission Rajiv Gandhi Scholarship|
Fellowship (For All Subjects)
|@ Rs. 16,000/- PM for initial two years (JRF), @ Rs. 18,000/- PM for the remaining tenure (SRF)|
|Contingency (For Humanities, Social Sciences and Commerce)||@ Rs. 10,000/- PA for initial two years, @ Rs. 20,500/- PA for remaining three years.|
|Contingency (For Sciences and Engineering & Technology)||@ Rs. 12,000/- PA for initial two years, @ Rs. 25,000/- PA for remaining three years.|
|Departmental Assistance [Discontinued as per pattern of e-payment towards RGNF-SC/ ST and MANF]||@Rs. 3000/-PA. per student to the host institution for providing infrastructure|
|Escorts/Reader assistance||@ Rs. 2000/- PM in cases of physically handicapped & blind candidates|
As per rules of the University/ Institutions
How to Apply for Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship?
Students can Rajiv Gandhi Scholarship Apply Online 2018 by following below mentioned hassle free steps!!
Step1: First of all applicants should visit the official site of university grant commission that is www.ugc.ac.in.
Step2: Now go through right side of home page and choose link ‘e-SARTS Scholarships-Fellowships’ from list of links.
Step3: Now select link ‘Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for SC Candidate’ or ‘Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for Students with Disabilities’ according to the scheme for which you want to apply.
Step4: Now read given instruction of Rajiv Gandhi Scholarship Scheme 2018 and press ‘apply now’ tab.
Step5: Fill Online Application Form and upload documents if required. In case if you are applying for Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship For Sc/St Candidate then it is must to upload Caste Certificate
Step6: Press submit tab and take print out of Rajiv Gandhi Scholarship Application Form 2018 for future reference.
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Rajiv Gandhi Scholarship 2018 Dates:
|Starting Date to Apply Online||First week of July 2018|
|Last Date to apply online for Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship||Last week of July 2018|
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