Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022

Directorate of Secondary Education, Assam
Last Date: 27/11/2022

Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022: Directorate of Secondary Education, Assam has published a notification of Centrally Sponsored “National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS)” Scheme for the financial year 2022-23. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online through National Scholarship Portal (www.scholarships.gov.in) or may apply by visiting (www.madhyamik.assam.gov.in). For more information candidates can visit their official website www.madhyamik.assam.gov.in. Here we try to cover all about the notification Latest NMMS Scholarship 2022. For more Upcoming Latest Assam Govt Jobs information please keep visiting our website www.theJob365.com regularly.

Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022

The last date for submitting applications is 27/11/2022. NMMS Scholarship is awarded to the meritorious students studying as regular students in classes IX, X, XI and XII in government, government aided and local body schools and whose parental income does not exceed Rs. 1,50,000/- per annum.

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Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022 – Overview

Name of ScholarshipNational Means-Cum-Merit Scholarship Scheme
Academic Session2022-2023
Nodal AgencyMinistry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), GOI
Exam LevelNational Level
ClassClass VIII (8th Standard)
Apply ModeOnline
No of Scholarship for Assam2411
Date of Exam12th December 2022
Official Websitewww.scholarships.gov.in

Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022 – Reservation

Assam State quota is 2411

CategoryReservation
SC15%
ST7.5%
PWD4%

Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022 – Value

National Means-Cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Scheme is awarded to benefit the children of weaker sections of society. The scholarship is paid to the students till they complete their studies up to class 12th i.e. for a maximum period of 4 years @ Rs. 1000 /- (One thousand) per month.

Eligibility Criteria of Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022

Directorate of Secondary Education, Assam has published a notification of Centrally Sponsored “National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS)” Scheme for the financial year 2022-23 Eligibility Criteria are given below.

Class: Students of Class-VIII studying in Government, Local Body, and Govt. Aided are only eligible.

Marks: 

 => Minimum  of  55%  marks  or  equivalent  grade  in  Class  VII  examination is  needed for appearing NMMS examination(5% less for SC/ST students).

=> The awardees should get minimum of 55% marks in Class IX and XI and 60% in Class X  for  continuance  of  scholarship (Relaxable  by  5%  for  SC/ST  candidates)  in  next  higher classes.

Family Income: Scholarships are awarded to the gifted or meritorious students whose parental income is not more than Rs. 1,50,000/- per annum.

Type of School: Students studying as regular students in class IX, X, XI and XII in a Government, Government-aided and local body schools for a maximum period of four years.

Selection Process of Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022

A written examination of Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) will be held on 12th December 2022 for the selection of candidates under NMMS Scholarship Scheme.

The question paper will be in both Assamese & English medium only. The OMR sheet will be in English medium.

Previous 2 years’ question papers are available in the ‘Bidyarthi’ app at Google Play Store.

Children with disability will be given extra time, as applicable.

There are two papers: Mental Ability Test (MAT) and Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT).

QuestionPaper SubjectTotal Marks
Paper-lMental Ability Test (MAT)90 Marks
Paper-IIScholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)90 Marks

For selecting the students, the following conditions may apply:

=> The students must pass both the tests i.e. MAT and SAT with at least 40% marks in aggregate taken together for these two tests. (For the SC/ST students, 32% marks)

=> The  student  must  have  scored  at  least  55%  mark  or  equivalent  grade  in  Class  VIII examination. (50% for SC/ST students).

Exam Fee of Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022

UR/ OBC: Rs 200/-

SC/ ST: Rs 180/-

PWD: Rs 175/-

Payment Mode: Debit/Credit card, Internet Banking

How To Apply for Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022 ?

The application process of National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) has been made ONLINE. Students have to download the ‘Bidyarthi’ app from the Play store of Android phone. Moreover, they can apply through Govt. of Assam official website www.madhyamik.assam.gov.in .

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online for the scholarship by visiting Official NMMS Assam Scholarship Portal. Or candidates can follow the steps to apply for NMMS Assam Scholarship mentioned below.

=> Scroll down, go to Important Links section.

=> Click on the Online Apply Link and complete the registration process by clicking “Register Now“.

=> In the next stage, fill your all personal and educational details and upload necessary documents.

=> Submit the application form.

Office Address:
Examination & Training (ET) Branch
Directorate of Secondary Education, Assam
Kahilipara, Guwahati-781019

Ph. No. 9435776767 (For Exam & Scholarship inquiry only).

Documents to be Submitted with Application

Candidates have to be submitted the following documents with the application form.

1. Scanned copy of Candidate’s Photograph.

2. Scanned copy of Candidate’s Signature.

3. Scanned copy of Candidate’s Caste certificate (Only for OBC, SC and ST candidates).

4. Scanned copy of Candidate’s Disability certificate (Disabled candidates).

5. Scanned copy of Declaration. Click here for Download Declaration.

Important Dates of Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022

Apply Start Date12th October 2022
Apply Last Date27th November 2022
NMMS Exam Date12th December 2022

Important Links of Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022

Online Apply LinkClick Here
Official NotificationClick Here
Declaration FormClick Here
Official Websitewww.madhyamik.assam.gov.in

FAQ for Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022

  1. Who are eligible to apply for the Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022 ?

    Ans: Students of Class-VIII studying in Government, Local Body, and Govt. Aided are only eligible.

  2. Is there is any reservation / quota under the Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022 ?

    Ans: Yes. Category-wise reservation are as folllows
    SC: 15%
    ST: 7.5%
    PWD: 4%

  3. Is there any income criteria under the Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022 ?

    Ans: Scholarships are awarded to the gifted or meritorious students whose parental income is not more than Rs. 1,50,000/- per annum.

  4. What is the last date to apply for the Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022 ?

    Ans: The last date to apply for the Assam NMMS Scholarship is 27th November 2022.

  5. What is the official website of the Assam NMMS Scholarship 2022 ?

    Ans: The official website of the Assam NMMS Scholarship is www.madhyamik.assam.gov.in and www.scholarships.gov.in.

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