National Talent Search Examination 2016

National Talent Search Examination 2016 for 10th School Students

National Talent Search Examination offers 1,000 Scholarships for School Students stdying in +1 throughout the Country.

Class Duration No. of Scholarships Eligibility Marks Scholarship
10 Upto P.hD 1,000 50% Rs. 500 Per Month

Eligibility for NTSE Scholarship

  • school students pursuing 10th standard in approved Govt. and Govt aided Schools are eligible to apply.
  • Should have Good conduct in school and secured minimum of 50% marks in the previous exams.
  • The student should have bonafide admission in the class X in the academic year 2013-2014

Scholarship Exam

The selection is made by two stages for award of scholarship. Stage I selection will be done by States/ UTs through a written examination. Students, who qualify Stage I, will be eligible to appear for Stage II examination.

Stage I Exam

Stage I examination consist of two tests. Mental Ability Test (MAT) for 50 maks and Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). The Scholastic Aptitude Test has Language Test for 50 marks and Sciences, Mathematics & Social Sciences test for 100 marks.

Stage II Exam

Stage II examination is also have the same procedure. The stage II is conducted by NCERT.

Application Form

Download NTSE Scholarship Application Form.

The completed application form should be signed by the Principal or Head Master of the school. Different states may have different last dates for submission. Please confirm from the liaison officer of your state, the address at which the completed forms are to be submitted. The State wise contact of the Liaison officers. All queries related to application form should be directed to the State Liaison Officers (LOs). No application should be sent to NCERT.

Level Events Tentative Dates
State (stage I ) Last Date for Submission of Application Form 31 Aug 2013
Examination in Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar Islands 16 Nov 2013
Examination in All other States and Union Territories 17 Nov 2013
National (stage II) Examination in All States and Union Territories 11 May 2014

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Is there any Scholarships available only on Merit basis in India for 10th students ? name
Varshiya Aug 11, 2013

NCERT is giving scholarship only based on merit for 10th students. It conducts National Talent search exam to award the scholarships every year.