Recently cabinet of Delhi has approved Mukhyamantri Vigyan Pratibha Pariksha” in which Rupees 5000 will be provided to 1000 meritorious students of Class 9 in schools of Delhi as a science scholarship. The scholarship will provide a boost to science education in secondary classes at the school level.

CM Arvind Kejriwal termed this as a crucial step for our government to promote excellent and talented students. State government seeks to promote the pursuit of excellence and scientific temper among the children.

According to the release, the students studying in Delhi schools who have secured more than 60 per cent in Class 8 are eligible for the examination. Students belonging to SC (Scheduled Castes), ST (Scheduled Tribes), PH, or OBC (Other Backward Castes) category will be given a relaxation of up to 5 per cent of marks.

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