Department of Science and Technology, Government of India under Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Fellowship (KVPY) scheme will be conducting exam for fellowship for students in Basic science, Medicine, Engineering. Both Schoon and College students can participate in it.
KVPY Eligibility for School Students
Students enrolled in the XI Standard (Science Subjects) during the academic year 2012-13 and have secured a minimum of 80% (70% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in Mathematics and SCIENCE subjects in the X Standard Board Examination.
Students enrolled in XII Standard/ (+2) (Science subjects) during the academic year 2012–13 and aspiring to join an undergraduate program in Basic Sciences (B.Sc./B.S./Int. M.Sc./M.S.) for the session 2013–14 provided they have secured a minimum of 80% (70% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE subjects in the X Standard Board Examination.
KVPY 2012 Eligibility for Under Graduate Students
Students enrolled in the 1st year of B. Sc./B.S./Int. M.Sc./M.S. during the academic year 2012–13 and have secured a minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in Science subjects in the XII Standard Board Examination.
SA (After X Class) Students will get monthly stipend of Rs 400 and Annual Contengency Grant of Rs 16000. For Class XII students, a monthly fellowship of Rs 5000 and annual contingency grant of Rs 20,000 will be awarded during 1st to 3rd years of – B.Sc./B.S. /Integrated M.Sc. /M.S. For Msc/MS students during M. Sc. / 4th to 5th years of Integrated M.Sc. /M.S. monthly stipend of Rs 7000 and Annual contingency grant of Rs 28000 will be provided.
How to apply to KVPY 2012 ?
Application can be made by post or through online by visiting http://www.kvpy.org.in/main/applications.htm
Last date for application 12th September 2012
KVPY 2012 exam date: Sunday 4th November 2012 . Students who have applied online may download the admit card for the aptitude test from the website from the second week of October 2012.Those who have applied with a hard copy, admit card will be sent by speed post.