Army Scholarship Scheme | Indian Army Scholarship 2017 | AWES Scholarship Form 2017
Army Welfare Education Society – AWES has invited applications for the award of scholarships under the Education Scholarship Scheme for Army Personnel (ESSA). It is the Education Scholarship Scheme for the wards of the Army Personnel where the annual scholarships are provided to the students based on their merit.
Education Scholarship Scheme for Army Personnel (ESSA) 2017 is for children of Serving Army Personnel who are pursuing Class 9 to PG/ Professional Courses. The scholarships under ESSA will be provided by Army Welfare Education Society (AWES) and will be given at three levels, namely:
- Class 9 to 12
- Professional / PG Courses
Reward Award Details:
The rates of scholarships, based on the level of education for all categories are as under: –
(a) Class IX to XII – INR 1500 per annum
(b) Graduation – INR 2500 per annum
(c) Professional/PG courses – INR 6000per annum
AWES 2017 Eligibility Criteria
Wards of serving Army personnel and MNS who have not attained 25 years of age at the time of completion of class/course from class IX to PG level of education studying in Govt. / Recognized Private Educational Institutions.
Wards of Retired Army Personnel, Territorial Army personnel (TA) and deceased Army personnel are not eligible.
AWES 2017 Selection Process
Cut off percentages/grades for various classes and categories are given below: –
IX-X: Officers – A1/91; JCOs – A2/81; OR – B1/71.
XI to XII: Officers – 90; JCOs – 87; OR – 72.
Graduation: Officers – 75; JCOs – 75; OR – 60.
PG/Professional Courses: Officers – 75; JCOs – 75; OR – 60.
All children above cut off percentages of marks would be awarded scholarship.
AWES Application Form 2017 | AWES 2017 Application Procedure
Application Form of AWES Scholarship can be filled in offline mode. Applicants have to download the application form from the official website of AWES www.awesindia.com. The application form of Serving Army Officers, JCOs, and OR will be submitted through offline mode.
Applicants have to send the application form along with the photocopy of marks sheet/ both semester of the year duly attested by the Headmaster/Principal/HOD to Director ESSA at the following address as per Appendices A and B duly scrutinized by their Commanding Officers/ Head of Departments.
Director ESSA, Army Welfare Education Society, AG’s Branch, Integrated HQ of MoD (Army), Building No 202, Shankar Vihar, Delhi Cantt, New Delhi-110010.
The ESSA scholarship will be paid through NEFT / Multi City Cheques drawn in the name of the applicant of successful applicants.
The following details are mandatory to fill in the application form: Name of Officers/JCO/OR applying for the scholarship as per bank record; name of the Bank and full address; Bank Account No. of the Applicant; IFSC code.
One cancelled cheque of the present handling the account to be attached.
The Last Date for Receipt of applications at HQ AWES is November 30th 2017