AICTE Saksham Scholarship for Specially Abled Students (2023-24)

All India Council for Technical Education invites applications for the Saksham scholarship scheme for specially-abled students. Details of the scheme are available on the AICTE website. Interested students can apply online through the NSP official portal

Saksham’s scholarship is a Ministry of Human Resource Development scheme implemented by the All India Council for Technical Education to encourage and help specially-abled students to study technical education. Students are not eligible for both scholarships, students can apply to either the Pragati scholarship or Saksham scholarship scheme.

Aadhaar card and bank account in the name of students are compulsory to apply online application for the schemes. The scholarship amount will be transferred directly into the student’s bank through DBT. Applicant must have an active savings account in any national bank. Applicants who are studying in AICTE-approved institutes are also eligible for the scheme.

Students of 1st year admitted in AICTE-approved technical institutions for diploma or degree level may also apply. The last date to apply online application is 31st December 2023. Incomplete applications received after the last date will be rejected. Offline Applications will not be entertained.

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Saksham Scholarship

AICTE Saksham Scholarship Details:

Department: Ministry of Human Resource Development

Scholarship Name: Saksham Scholarship for Specially Abled Students

Academic Year: 2023-24

Official Website:

Last Date: 31st December 2023

Contact Email:

Desk Number: 011-29581118

Contact Address: Nelson Mandela Marg Vasant Kunj, New Delhi-110067

No. of Scholarship:

One Thousand (1000) 500 scholarships for degree students and the remaining 500 for diploma students.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • The scholarship award shall be transferable if there is no eligible applicant available in any degree or diploma course.
  • Students with no less than 40% disability are eligible for the scheme.
  • Student’s parents/guardians’ annual income should not be more than eight lakh rupees from all sources.
  • The selection will be done on the basis of merit.
  • 15% for SC, 7.5% for ST, and 27% for OBC students.

Scholarship Amount:

  • A tuition fee of Rs.30,000/- each year
  • Incidentals charges of Rs.2000/- pm (10 months)

How to Apply for the Saksham Scholarship 2023-24?

Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria must apply online through the National Scholarship Portal (NSP) once the application process is initiated and a notification is published on the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) or NSP website. This online application process facilitates the submission of scholarship applications.

Documents Needed:

  • Mark Sheet
  • Income Certificate
  • Admission Letter
  • Tuition Fee Receipt
  • Bank Pass Book
  • AADHAR Card
  • Caste Certificate
  • Declaration Form
  • Disability Certificate for Specially-abled Students

Last Date:

31st December 2023 is the last date to apply for the Saksham Scholarship online.

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