Central Sector Scheme Of Scholarship 2023: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has started the online application process for the Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship (CSSS 2023) aimed at college and university students for the academic year 2023-24. Additionally, those seeking to renew their scholarships can also access the application on the National Scholarship Portal at scholarships.gov.in. The Pradhan Mantri Uchchatar Shiksha Protsahan Yojana (PM-USP CSSS) is a scheme sponsored by the Department of Higher Education under the Ministry of Education.
“Online application for “Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students” for the year 2023-24, 1st renewal for the year 2022, 2nd renewal for the year 2021, 3rd renewal for the year 2020 and 4th renewal for the year 2019 is available on National Scholarship Portal (http://scholarships.gov.in),” the CBSE Board said.
The deadline for submitting fresh scholarship applications and renewals is set for December 31, 2023. This scholarship program was established with the primary aim of offering financial support to outstanding students from underprivileged backgrounds, helping them cover a portion of their everyday expenses as they pursue higher education.
“A maximum of 82,000 fresh scholarships per annum are provided for pursuing graduate, postgraduate degree in colleges and universities and for professional courses, such as medical, engineering,” the official statement read.