Kalpana Chawla National Scholarship offers Cash Prize worth 1 Lakh

Published on : 13 Jul 2018
Kalpana Chawla National Scholarship

The official notification for the KCNS (Kalpana Chawla National Scholarship) 2017 has been released. Interested students can apply for the scholarship. Those students who are studying in Class 5th to 9th of the CBSE/ ICSE/ State Board schools of India can apply for this scholarship. The students are selected on the basis of the two-stage selection process including a written exam.

Kalpana Chawla National Scholarship: Quick Overview

Deadline 09 Dec 2017
Class / Course Class 5, Class 6, Class 7, Class 8, Class 9
Scholarship Type School
Awarded Amount 1ST Prize =21 students get to attend NASA Camp, 2nd Prize = 21 students are given a cash prize of 1
Age Limit 10 - 15 Years
Gender All
Religion All
State All
Country India
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KCNS (Kalpana Chawala National Scholarship) 2017: Important Dates

KCNS 2017 Exam Events

Important Dates

KCNS 2017 Exam Date

10th December 2017

Start of the Online Enrollment

11th August 2017

Closing date for the Online Enrollment

9th December 2017

Exam date for the Rapid Fire Round

15th and 16th December 2017

Personal Interview

18 December 2017

Winners declaration

27 December 2017

NASA Camping Dates

By 3rd to 4th week of January 2018

Benefit under the KCNS (Kalpana Chawla National Scholarship) 2017

  • First Prize Award - The top 21 students are given an opportunity to attend the NASA Camp.
  • Second Prize Award – 21 students are selected for the second prize. The winners of the second prize are given ₹ 1 lakh in cash.
  • Third Prize Award – 21 students are given the third prize of ₹ 50,000 each.
  • Consolation Prize – 21 students receive a consolation prize of ₹21,000.

Eligibility for the KCNS (Kalpana Chawla National Scholarship) 2017

  • An applicant should be an Indian citizen.
  • He/ she should be a student in the current academic year.
  • Only students of Class 5th to Class 9th can apply for this scholarship.

KCNS (Kalpana Chawla National Scholarship) 2017: Selection Procedure

  • The students are selected for the KCNS scholarship on the basis of the two-stage selection procedure.
  • In the first stage, students are required to appear for the OSE (Online Scholarship Exam). Those students who qualify this stage of the exam are required to appear in the second stage of the exam.
  • In the second stage, students should appear for the RFR (Rapid Fire Round) through the Skype or the Video call.

How to Apply

  • Visit educharya.com website and click on KCNS button from the menu options. (KCNS is written next to HOME)
  • You may as well click on “log-in” button and sign-up/create an account on the website.
  • After filling the details and submitting the sign-up, you will get an SMS with a username and password.
  • Login to educharya.com and using the provided user-id/password.
  • Locate the KCNS link on the left side of the page and open the application form.
  • Fill up  the required details and submit



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