National Merit Scholarship to the Children of School Teachers
1. Indian Nationals
2. Children of all working Teachers of recognized pre-Primary, Primary and secondary schools in India, Teachers employed in institutions for the Handicapped, Civilian Teachers of Training schools or Colleges, whose status is that of secondary school Teachers are also eligible.
3. Those students who pass the previous examinations in the year of award in first division (or secure at least 60% marks in the aggregate where no division is awarded) will be eligible for the scholarships in accordance with the prescribed Means Test
The awards are on the basis of the Results of the following examinations:
(a) Matriculation or equivalent examination.
(b) Higher Secondary examination.
(c) Pre-University examination.
(d) Indian school certificate examination/equivalent examinations.