Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan (RSS) Scholarship


The Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan has instituted scholarships for eligible students as for the promotions and propagation of the Sanskrit language. The scholarship is awarded to students of 2 categories.

RSS Scholarship Categories

In the first category, the scholarships are given to students who are registered in the Vidyapeethas. The second category of scholarships is presented to the students under the given criteria.

  • Research scholarships are presented to candidates who are enrolled in the Pathshalas.
  • Students who do their doctoral courses, M.A and B.A in conventional subjects are presented with the Post Matriculation Scholarships.

Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Scholarship Relaxation

Minimum marks and percentage in each category in the Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Scholarship varies. Students of the SC/ST categories are required to have 50% of marks. Students of the OBC community as well as women will be provided with percentage relaxation of 55%. Students who are physically incapable will be given a mark relaxation of 50%.

Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Scholarship Eligibility

The scholarship is offered to students from class 9 to students who are doing their doctorate. The details about the eligibility criteria are given below.

  • Classes IX and X – Students who have secured a minimum of 60 percent or above marks out of a total hundred 100 marks are eligible for this scholarship. The students will be presented Rs. 250/- per month.
  • Classes XI and XII – Students who have finished Uttar-Madhyama/ Prak Shastri courses with 60% or above are eligible to get this scholarship. Students will get a scholarship of Rs. 300 each month.
  • Graduation (B.A) – Students who have finished 10+2 with a minimum mark of 60% or above in aggregate as well as Sanskrit are eligible to get this scholarship. The student will be offered Rs.400/- a month.
  • Postgraduate Degree – Students who have cleared their graduation with atleast 60 percent in aggregate and in Sanskrit are eligible to get this scholarship. Students will receive a scholarship of Rs. 500/- per month.
  • Ph.D. – Students who have a pass in M.A or Acharya in Sanskrit with a minimum of 60 percent marks or above in the aggregate will get this scholarship. Students will get a scholarship of Rs. 1500/- a month. (Students of Vidyavardhini or PhD also are entitled to receive a contingency grant of Rs. 2000/- annually for two years.

Examination pattern of Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Scholarship

Separate subject committees are formed as to develop the syllabi of different topics from Prathama to Acharya. Subjects CBSE syllabus is adopted here. For the syllabus of the modern subjects, the syllabus of the Delhi University is followed.

Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Scholarship State Quotas

There is no separate quota for the Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Scholarship.  Everyone has equal probability and opportunity here. The details can be viewed via the formal website of the RSS.

RSS Application Form and Fee

When submitting an application for the exam, aspirants are supposed to affix the attested photocopies of certificates like mark list of the latest qualifying exam and caste and category. After attaching these documents they should send it to the Registrar, RSS within one month of the announcement of this advertisement. The application can be downloaded by the candidate from the formal website of the Sansthan.

Contacts Address for more information

  • Address: Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan, 56-57, Institutional Area, Janakpuri, New Delhi
  • Fax: + 091 – 011 – 28521948
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Related Link: www.sanskrit.nic.in

For RSS Examination Inquiry: Phone: + 091- 011-28524993/28524995, + 091- 022-28520976, 28520977



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27 Responses to “Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan (RSS) Scholarship”

  1. 27
    Ramana chv:

    what is the last date to apply for RSS scholarship for academic year 2012-2013 for 12th class?

  2. 26
    Deepak dangi:


  3. 25
    jhalsa mishra:

    documents required for this exam

  4. 24

    I am studing in class IX then which marks will be submitted for scholarship and if I furnish class VIII final result marks then should my form be forwrded by DEO.

  5. 23
    manoj kumar:

    i have got 99 marks in intermediate 2nd year,would i get any scholarship

  6. 22

    koi ye bata sakta hai ki cvve test ka question kahan mill sakta hain,ya ise main kahan se kharid sakti huin.

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  8. 20

    what is the lastdate of submiting form

  9. 19

    how to get the application form online and

  10. 18

    how to get the application form online

  11. 17

    I got 99 in sanskrit in inter 1st year in ipe 2012 april
    would I get any scholarship and if it is then how should i apply and on which date?

  12. 16

    my niece got 99% in sanskrit paper in her first year intermediate exam from andhrapradesh intermediate board . the results was declared on 20 th april 2012. when she can apply for scholarship for the year

  13. 15
    arjun reddy:

    i want the application form

  14. 14

    iwant to know that aal the childrens who score 60%will get scholarship

  15. 13

    i have applied for scholarship .my age is 16. now how would i know that whether i have awarded or not

  16. 12
    Shourya Mishra:

    I want to apply online for scholarship. How I can?

  17. 11
    Shourya Mishra:

    I Want the Application form

  18. 10

    how to apply on online for scholar ship

  19. 9

    did oc students get scholarship? how many marks above will we get scholarship?

  20. 8
    dhaneswar das:

    i am registered in the phd programm. please send me the news of scholarship of your when published in this mai id.

  21. 7
    uday shankar khatua:

    is scholership application form published through net

  22. 6

    the last date of submission the scholarship form 2011 please answer.

  23. 5

    what is the published date of rashtriya sanskrit sansthan form of scholarship?

  24. 4

    what is deadline to apply for this scholarship

  25. 3
    nabanita kalita:

    dear sir,
    i am a masterdegree holder in sanskrit dept of g.u. having scored 70.63% in 2008.Now i have admitted to phd course.please tell me what is the procedure to apply for scholarship.

  26. 2

    i want to know the result of Sanskrit scholarship examination 2010-2011.i am from Aluva educational district.

  27. 1

    what about my scholar ship status