Combined Merit Scholarship for Degree and P.G. (Master Degree) students, Assam


The Combined Merit Scholarship is a scheme of directorate of higher education, government of Assam for the students studying in the first year of undergraduate and post graduate courses. The scholarship has been provided by the directorate of higher education every year since its inception. The notice for this scholarship is generally published after the declaration of Assam Higher Secondary Education Council, Assam results as well as degree results. The notice for the year 2016 has already been published. If you are student studying in very first year of Degree and Post Graduate courses, then check the eligibility criteria.

Also check: NMMS Scholarship 2016-17

Eligibility Criteria

It is clearly stated at the official website of DHE that this scholarship is only for meritorious and needy students. Those having good academic records throughout and at least 60% marks in the qualifying examinations are eligible to apply for the scholarship. The qualifying examination for Degree scholarship is Higher secondary and the qualifying examination for PG scholarship is Three Years Degree Course.

How to Apply

Eligible candidates may download the format of the application form from the link given or alternatively format can be downloaded from DHE’s official website The candidates may type the application form as per the format and take a printout of the same for filling up. The filled up form along with all supporting documents attested by a gazetted officer may be sent to the following address through the head of the institution on or before 31st August, 2016 -
The Directorate of Higher Education, Assam

Amount of the Scholarship

No. of Scholarship
200 Nos. For Degree Course
Rs. 150/- P.M.
100 Nos. For P.G. Course
Rs. 250/- P.M.

Download the application format Combined Merit Scholarship for Degree and P.G.

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