The government of India and various state governments provide multiple scholarships to the pre-primary student. To encourage students in academic and various circular activities, this has become the need of an hour. This can also help students to not only overcome financial distress but also to get admission to private international schools that do not offer quality education but also assist in holistic development. These scholarships have proven to help students to reinforce confidence and motivation to perform the best and be consistent. All this has a positive impact, which not only improves their academics but also ensures all-rounded personality development. In this blog, we have shared the best scholarships for class 9 students to assist them in choosing the top scholarship for them.

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Types of scholarships for class 9 students

There are several scholarships for class 9 students. These scholarships are meant to assist students of all over India in fulfilling their dreams. Best scholarships for class 9 students include:-

1. Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards

A national innovation foundation invites all the students of class 9 to register themselves as part of this scholarships award. This scholarship aims to promote creative and innovative ideas used by the students and rewarding for their talent.

Who can apply for this scholarship (Eligibility Criteria)?

  1. The applicant’s age should not be more than 18 years.
  2. Applies to class 12 students. 

How can you apply for this scholarship?

Submission can be made in the following ways.

  1. Send an email containing applications on ignite@nifindia.org, or you can post it to the below-mentioned address. 

 Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards,

National Innovation Foundation,

Grambharti Amrapur,

Gandhinagar- Mahudi Road,

Gandhinagar-382560, Gujarat. 

  1. You can also do it online by following the below-mentioned steps.

Rewards and benefits

  1. The candidate and one person with him will get to and fro travel support to Ahmedabad.
  2. The ideas/innovation/projects of the selected applicant will be kept in the exhibition.
  3. To get more details to visit their website. http://nif.org.in/announcement/ignite-competition

Last date to apply. 

Last week of August

2. Aussie Writings Essay Writing Contest

Aussie writings invite the entire applicant to register themselves under this scholarship. This scholarship is specially designed for that candidate who wants to pursue a carrier in writing essay. The main goal of this scholarship is to motivate writers for their essays and rewarding them with prices. 

Who can apply for this scholarship (Eligibility Criteria)?

The candidate who is passionate about writing and wants to make a career can apply for this contest. The candidate can be of any age group and can have any nationality.

How can you apply for this scholarship?

Eligible candidates can apply to this contest online.

  • Write an essay on the topic given by the Aussie in the prescribed format.
  • Submit the essay online on this email. aussieessaycontest@gmail.com 

Rewards and benefits

  1. The first prize winner will receive AUD 1000 in cash.
  2. The second prize winner will receive AUD 800 in cash.
  3. The third prize winner will receive AUD 600 in cash.
  4. There is a special price for the most compelling and thoughtful essay, which is AUD 200.
  5. The winning essay writer will get chance to publicized it essay on the social media of aussiewriting.com 

Last date to apply. 

Mid of May

3. Pre and Post Matric Disability Scholarship Uttrakhand, Class 9 

The social welfare departs, Government of Uttrakhand, invites all the applicants residing in Uttrakhand to register them under this scholarship. The main aim of providing this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to the parents of students with disabilities for studying in pre and post-matric schools.

Who can apply for this scholarship (Eligibility Criteria)?

  1. The resident of Uttrakhand can apply for this scholarship or outside the state in a reputed university.
  2. He should at least have a 40 percent disability.
  3. The candidate must have passed the last qualifying exam.
  4. The annual income of the candidate should be maximum INR 24000 to INR44500.
  5. The candidate must not have applied for any other scholarship throughout the academic year.

How can you apply for this scholarship?

To apply, you need to follow below-mentioned steps.

  1. Download the form from its website
  2. Fill all the requisite details.
  3. Attached all the necessary documents.
  4. Submit the form in your respective school.

Rewards and benefits

The candidate pertaining to standard 9 to 10 will receive 1\INR 170 per month. 

Last date to apply

Last week of January

4. Financial Assistance to ST/SC/OBC/Minority Delhi, Class 9

Department of welfare, Delhi invites the entire candidate belonging to SC/ST/OBC/Minorities to apply for this scholarship. The main aim of providing this scholarship is to grant financial assistance in terms of stationery such as books, escort/ reader allowance, etc.

Who can apply for this scholarship (Eligibility Criteria)?

  1. The candidate must be a domicile of Delhi.
  2. The applicant must belong to SC/ST/OBC/Minorities.
  3. He should be studying in the class from 1 to 12 and must be the student of affiliated education institute, NCT Delhi.
  4. The family annual income should not exceed 2 lakhs.
  5. The students’ attendance should reach a minimum of 70 percent.
  6. He must not take or must not be receiving any other scholarship.

How can you apply for the scholarships?

  1. Click on the below link to get registered. https://edistrict.delhigovt.nic.in/in/en/Account/Register.html
  2. Register yourself as a new user.
  3. Fill all the required details.
  4. Attach all the necessary documents.
  5. Submit the form.

Rewards and benefits

The selected candidate studying in class 9 to 12 will be provided financial assistance of  INR 200 for the purchase of stationery. 

Last date to apply

Last week of January

5. Ryan Merit Cum Means Scholarship, Class 9

Ryan Merit Cum Scholarship invites the entire applicant to register himself or herself under this scholarship. The main aim of providing this scholarship is to support meritorious students belonging to underprivileged society.  

Who can apply for this scholarship (Eligibility Criteria)?

  1. The applicant must be studying in 8 to 12 standards.
  2. The students must have at least secured 80 percent in the last examination.
  3. The family income of the application should be less than two lacs

How can you apply for this scholarship?

  1. You need to visit their official website.
  2. Register yourself as a new user via email, Facebook.
  3. Once done, click on the START APPLICATION form.
  4. Fill all the required true details.
  5. Attach all the necessary documents.
  6. Submit the form.

Note. 

  1.  The disbursal of this scholarship is at its provider discretion.
  2. This scholarship is an ongoing process, and the provider holds the right to make any changes.

Documents Required.

  1. Family income Certificate. 
  2. The applicant’s examination ID proof.
  3. Mark sheet of the last qualifying.

Rewards and benefits

 The provider will choose a total of 10 scholarships for all the applicants and will provide INR 10000 per scholar.

Last date to apply

The third week of January

6. Pre Upper Primary and Secondary Scholarship, Maharashtra Class9. 

Department of school and state government of Maharashtra invites all the domicile of Maharashtra to register themselves under this scholarship. The main aim of the scholarship is to assist all the meritorious students studying in standard 5th to 9th through the competitive exam conducted every year.

Who can apply for this scholarship (Eligibility Criteria)?

Maharashtra state council Pune every year conducts a competitive exam for the student domicile of Maharashtra and is studying in 5 to 9 class. Applicants are selected based on the result of this exam.

Note.

Each scholarship is renewed based on the progress of the student.

The tenure of the scholarship is 3 years.

How can you apply for this scholarship?

  1. First you need to register as a new user. You can do it by following the link below. https://mahadbt.gov.in/DBT/#/
  2. You need to complete the Aadhar authentication process. 
  3. Once done, you will receive an OTP number and then complete the registration process. 
  4. LOG IN through your User name and Passcode.
  5. The last step is you need to complete the application process of scholarship.

Note .

Once you are done filling the application form, the headmaster of the respective school is required to submit the proposal to the district officer, etc. through the block education officer. 

Rewards and benefits

If set ABCD, then HSS-300. If set E, then MSS- 500 and HSS- 750. If set FGHI, then MSS-250 and HSS- 400. If set JK then MSS-1000 and HSS-1500. If set K, then MSS -1000 and HSS – 1500.

Last date to apply 

Last week of December

7. National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement, Class 9.

Government of India, Ministry of Women and Child Development invites all the applicants above the age group of  5 and below the age group of 18 to National child Award for Exceptional Achievement. The main goal of the scholarship is to promote those students who have an outstanding command in the field of arts, culture, design, sports, etc.

Who can apply for this scholarship (Eligibility Criteria)?

  1. The candidate must be a resident of India.
  2. He must be in the age group of 5 to 18 years.
  3. The applicant must have a great status in innovating in any field pertaining to arts, design, sports, music, culture, any achievements at the national level, etc. the field can be any which requires recognition as per the decision of National selection Committee.  

How can you apply for this scholarship?

To apply, you need to follow the below-mentioned steps.

  1. Download the form from its website
  2. Fill all the requisite details.
  3. Attached all the necessary documents.
  4. Submit the application form by mail nic-mwcd@gov.in

Rewards and benefits

  1. Gold medal (20 gms ) one.

The cash prize of INR 20000.

Book vouchers of INR 10000.

A certificate and a citation.

  1. Silver medal (50 gms each) 35.

The cash prize of INR 10000.

Book vouchers of INR 3000.

A certificate and a citation.

The winner will receive the award personally.

Last date to apply. 

Last week of July

8. BTSE Bihar Talent Search Scholarship Examination, Class 9

BTSE Bihar Talent search invites the entire applicant from the state of Patna. The main aim of this scholarship is to promote education by rewarding the talented students for continuing their education. They provide various incentives to all the selected students.

Who can apply for this scholarship (Eligibility Criteria)?

The applicants should be studying in class 7 to 10 are eligible to apply for this examination. 

How can you apply for this scholarship?

To apply, you need to follow the below-mentioned steps.

  1. Go to their official website and click on apply online.
  2. Fill all the requisite details.
  3. Attached all the necessary documents, and you need to pay INR 200 application fee.
  4. Submit the application form.

Or the candidate can submit the application form in their respective school.

Note. 

The fee can be paid via net banking, debit card, and credit card.

Rewards and benefits

  1. Those students securing 91 percent to 100 percent scores in BTSE will receive a scholarship of INR 20000 and a laptop.
  2. Those students securing 81 percent to 90 percent scores in BTSE will receive a scholarship of INR 15000 and a Notepad.
  3. Those students securing 71 percent to 80 percent scores in BTSE will receive a scholarship of INR 10000 and a tab.
  4. Those students securing 61 percent to 70 percent scores in BTSE will receive a scholarship of INR 5000 and a smartwatch.
  5. Those students securing 51 percent to 60 percent scores in BTSE will receive a gift hamper.

Last date to apply

Last week of May

Scholarship renewal steps

Every year the student has to fill out the scholarship renewal form for  renewing the scholarship amount. Only those students who score more than 50 percent marks on their Class entrance examinations are eligible to renew their Class 4 scholarship.