CHIEF MINISTER FELLOWSHIP YOJNA
Jharkhand government, guided by the benevolent spirit of inclusive
development i.e. sabka sath, sabka vikas felt the
need of ameliorating the economic or financial bottlenecks in
pursuit of higher education by the students of Jharkhand. To
attract meritorious and needy students of Jharkhand towards HEIs
of national importance and excellence for higher studies in
technical, medical, legal, management courses as well devote
productive time in quality research and scholarly pursuit, a new
scholarship program, Chief Minister Fellowship Yojna(CMFY) is
being introduced now.
Under this CMFY scheme, Jharkhand domiciled students
pursuing professional courses (B.Tech/B.E/MBBS/ Dental,
Integrated MBA, Integrated LLB ) can avail this fellowship on
their enrolment in above Top 163 institutions of the nation.
Student who stand at apex or get outstanding position in
PhD entrance exam of State Universities of Jharkhand including
private universities shall be given a fellowship of Rs 15000 per
month for a maximum period of 3 years subject to their
satisfactory progress at the end of the year.
In addition to the above two assistances, Students selected
to present their Research Work in Top 100 Global universities
shall be provided Rs 1 Lakh or required amount for travel abroad
once in life.
Students need to apply online on official portal of
Jharkhand Government. CMFY would ensure that financial hardship
or poor economic background does not hinder a studentâs longing
for higher education
Scholarship scheme is divided into two major categories.
Students need to select the relevant category based on their
class/course in which they are studying. These categories are
Technical /Professional Level Scholarship â
scholarship scheme is for the students studying in top hundred
colleges across India such as IITs and IIMs. This scholarship
scheme is for the student doing Technical and Professional
courses Graduation or Post Graduation Level.
Research Scholarship â
scholarship scheme is for the students studying in universities
across Jharkhand. This scholarship scheme is for the students
who excelled or stand at apex in PhD entrance exam of Jharkhand
Student must have domicile in Jharkhand
Parents who are not income tax payee
Student must not be availing any other scholarship in the
current financial year
ONLINE PORTAL URL: http://jhcmfellowship.nic.in