Hyderabad: National Council for Education Research and Training invited applications from meritorious students for National Talent Search Scheme 2011 scholarship program. Students who gets better score in this test will get scholarship for further education, till PhD in basic sciences, social sciences, commerce etc.
The test will be on All India basis and 1,000 students will be selected for this talent search scholarship.
Eligibility: Students who are currently studying 8th standard are eligible for the test.
Test: The National Talent Search Scheme 2011 test will be in two phases. In the first phase, that is at state level will cover mental ability and scholastic aptitude. Those who qualifies in the first phase will be allowed to go for 2nd level test, that will be conducted at national level. After two phases, students have to appear for a final interview.
Applications: students can download the application for the test at NCERT website.
The Examination fee is Rs.100/- (Rupees Hundred only) per candidate. The examination fee has to be paid in form of Demand Draft through SBH/SBI in favour of THE SECRETARY TO THE COMMISSIONER FOR GOVERNMENT EXAMINATIONS. AP. Hyderabad.
Last date for submission of the application forms: 31st August 2010.
1st phase test: 21st November 2010.
2nd phase test:8th May 2011.
Address for communication in AP:
Office of the Director of Government Examinations,
Chappel Road, Hyderabad. 500 001.