Student Scholarships, KVPY fellowship, Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana KVPY 2009

Department of Science and Technology, Government of India has designed KVPY Scholarship scheme to promote research talent in the country form the school level. The Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore administers this annual scheme.
Talented students, who are confident of facing immense competition, can try to secure KVPY scheme. This will help the students to continue quality higher education. Here is the detailed notification.

Applications are invited for KVPY FELLOWSHIPS for school and college students interested in research careers.
The Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, offers attractive fellowships (Rs.4000 to Rs.7000 p.m) and
contingency grants (equivalent of four months fellowships) to students studying in XI standard to B.Sc / Integrated M.Sc., and I/II year
of B.E./B.Tech/B.Arch/MBBS. Selection to the program takes into account academic excellence and demonstrated interest in research.
Selection is open to Indian nationals studying in India.
ELIGIBILITY:
BASIC SCIENCES
• Stream SA : Students enrolled in the XI Standard (Science subjects) during the academic year 2009 – 2010 and have secured a
minimum of 75% (65% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE subjects in the X Standard Board
Examination.
• Stream SB + 2 (SX) : Students enrolled in class 12 (+2) during the academic year 2009 – 2010 and aspiring to join undergraduate
program in Basic Sciences (B.Sc / Int. M.Sc) for the session 2010 – 2011 provided they secured a minimum of 75% (65% for SC/ST)
marks in aggregate in MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE subjects in the X Standard Board Examination.
• Stream SB : Students enrolled in 1st year B. Sc / Int. M.Sc. during the academic year 2009 – 2010 and have secured a minimum of
60% (50% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in SCIENCE subjects in the XII Standard Board Examination.
• Stream SP (Basic Sciences) : Students enrolled in XI/XII standard, I/II year (B.Sc./Int. M.Sc.) in Basic Sciences during the academic
year 2009 – 2010 and have secured a minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in the X & XII Standard Board
Examinations. A hard copy of an original and creative science based research project is required along with the application.
ENGINEERING
• Stream SP (Engineering) : Students enrolled in I/II year B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch. during the academic year 2009 – 2010 and have
secured a minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in the X and XII Standard Board Examinations. Students enrolled in
the II year B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch. program must have secured a minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST) marks in the I year examination. A
hard copy of an original and creative science / engineering based research project is required along with the application.
MEDICINE
• Stream SP (Medicine): Students enrolled in I/II professional year of the MBBS program during the academic year 2009 – 2010 and
have secured 75% (65% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in SCIENCE subjects in the XII Standard Board Examination. Students
enrolled in the II professional year of the MBBS program must have secured 60% (50% for SC/ST) marks in the I year examination .
A hard copy of an original and creative Bio-Medical project is required along with the application.
GENERAL :
• Each Stream has its own application form. Students who wish to
apply for more than one stream should submit separate
applications.
• Applicants may apply either by Hard copy or Online.
(http://www.iisc.ernet.in/kvpy).
• Application forms may be downloaded from the KVPY Website.
Those who are unable to do so, may request for a Hard copy.
• A hard copy of the application form can be obtained from KVPY
on request by remitting a processing fee of Rs. 200/- (Rs. 100/-
for SC/ST) at any core banking branches of STATE BANK OF
INDIA, to the credit of Administrative Executive, KVPY A/c.
No. 10270577392”. The “pay-in-slip” should be sent along with
the request clearly indicating the stream (i.e., SA, SB + 2 (SX),
SB, SP, etc.).
A “pay-in-slip” form is available at http://www.iisc.ernet.in/kvpy
• SC/ST candidates should provide a copy of the caste certificate
issued by a competent authority in the prescribed proforma.
• The completed application form along with
I. Caste certificate in the case of SC/ST candidate
II. A copy of the project report in the case of Stream SP
III. Original pay-in-slip of Rs. 200/- (Rs. 100/- for SC/ST)
IV. Copy of the marks statement of the qualifying examination
should reach KVPY on or before 11/9/09.
• KVPY will not be responsible for postal delays in receiving the
completed application form.
• Last date for receipt of the request for application form:
By post 1st September 2009
In person at KVPY 10th September 2009
• Last date for receipt of the completed application (both
online/hard copy)
By post and in person at
KVPY, IISc., Bangalore – 12 11th September 2009
Aptitude Test for Stream SA/SB and SB + 2 (SX) on 1st November 2009
Funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India and
Administered by the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560 012
Any legal proceedings in respect of any matter of claim or dispute arising out of this advertisement and / or application in response thereto can be
instituted only in Bangalore and courts/tribunals/forums at Bangalore only shall have sole and exclusive jurisdiction to try any cause/dispute.
Source: http://www.iisc.ernet.in/kvpy/

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