The National Talent Search Examination for students studying in Class X is meant to identify and nurture talents. The examination is conducted every year at two levels : Stage – 1 (State Level) and Stage -II (National Level).

About one thousand scholarships are awarded for different stages of education as follows :

  1. Scholarship of Rs. 1250/- per month for Class-XI to XII.
  2. Scholarship of Rs. 2000/- per month for Undergraduates and Post-graduates.
  3. Amount of Scholarship for Ph.D is fixed in accordance with the UGC norms.

Stage-1 selction will be done by States/UTs and those who are selected/ recommended from stage -1 examination will be eligible to appear for Stage -II examination, conducted by NCERT.

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