CBSE Scholarship 2019 - Focusing on Single Girl Child Students

Published on : 27 Jun 2020
CBSE Scholarship

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) offers Single Girl Child Scholarship 2019-20 to the meritorious girl students, who are the only child of their parents. This is a step ahead in the direction of the promotion of the girl’s education in the country. To avail the benefits under this scholarship program, an applicant should have passed in Class 10th with a minimum aggregate score of 60% or CGPA 6.2. Also, they should be continuing their studies +2 studies.

Those students, who wish to apply for Single Girl Child Scholarship, must submit the application form before the last date of the scheme that is 31st October 2019 via online mode. The fellowship aims to promote education for girls who want to continue their studies.

CBSE Scholarship: Quick Overview

Deadline 31 Oct 2019
Class / Course Class 10
Scholarship Type School Based Scholarship
Awarded Amount ₹ 500/- per month for two years
Age Limit 14 - 15 Years
Gender Female
Religion All
State All
Country India
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The application deadline is over now for the 2019 session of CBSE Single Girl Child Scholarship. On the other hand, the 2020 session is going to begin from 25th August 2020 and will close on 13th February 2021. Check major updates below in this guide.

About the Benefits of Single Girl Child Scholarship

The fellowship will be awarded for the period of 2 years. However, after passing class 11th examination with minimum 50% marks, candidates have to apply for renewal of scholarship. The selected students will receive INR 500/- per month. Payment will be done through NEFT /ECS.


Scholarship Per Month

Total Scholarship

Class 11th

₹ 500

₹ 6000

Class 12th

₹ 500

₹ 6000

Total Scholarship for 2 years

₹ 12000

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Eligibility under the CBSE scholarship

  • An applicant should be the single girl child of their parents.
  • She should have passed Class 10th with a minimum aggregate score of 60% or CGPA 6.2.
  • The application must have attached an original copy of the affidavit attested by the Gazetted officer, with her application.
  • Also, the application form should be attested by the Principal of the school/Head of the institute from where the student is pursuing the Class 11th.
  • The candidate must have passed Class 10th examination in 2019 from any CBSE affiliated school.
  • The tuition fee of the CBSE School from where the applicant has done her Class 10th should not be more than ₹ 1500/- per month. For Class 11th and 12th additional 10% enhancement in fee is considered.
  • For CBSE board NRI students, the maximum tuition fees will be up to INR 6000/- per month.

How to Apply for Single Girl Child 2019 Scholarship Program -

  • Click here to apply online.
  • Go through all the guidelines listed and make sure you meet the criteria.
  • Candidate needs to enter her class 10th roll number and date of birth.
  • Enter all your personal details carefully and submit the form.
  • Note down the Registration Number shown on the page. This will be used while uploading documents and also for all other future communications.
  • Download the undertaking form as provided on the below link.
  • Fill it, paste the photograph and get it attested from school.
  • Prepare affidavit, as per format provided in the “Guidelines Document”.
  • Scan the above two documents, i.e. Affidavit and Undertaking so as to create JPG image file of up to 1MB size.
  • Go to “Upload Document” option and upload all the required documents.
  • Go to print “Confirmation Page” option and generate the confirmation page.
  • At last print the confirmation page and keep it for future reference.

CBSE Scholarship Important Dates 2019

Check the important dates of CBSE Merit Scholarship for Single Girl Child (Class X - 2019)



Last Date to Apply

31st October 2019

List available for shortlist candidates

21st November 2019

Conducting the interview process

02nd January 2020

Shoplifting candidates for final procedure

12th April 2020

Final result announced

02nd May 2020

Distribution of scholarships

22nd May 2020 to 12th June 2020