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National Means Cum Merit Scholarship Scheme (NMMSS)-
Inviting applications from Class-VIII (8H) Students

It is notified for information of all candidates that Ministry of Education (MoE), New Delhi

through the Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education is going to conduct National Means Cum
Merit Scholarship Scheme (NMMSS) Examination 2020-21 on 30h January 2021 (Saturday) for
students who have appeared in class 8h Annual Examination during the session October- November.

2020 in Kashmir Division/winter Zones areas of Jammu Division, Ladakh and are going to appear in 8
Annual Examination in March-2021 in Summer Zone areas of Jammu Division.

Other Eligibility Criteria:

. The student must be studying in Government Schools.
2. The student must have minimum of S5% marks in class VIl (5% relaxation for SC, ST & OBC
3. The overall family income should not exceed 1.5 Lakh per annum.
4. The student must continue his/her studies in Government School up to Class 12″
Scholarship: 1091 scholarships will be awarded and the amount shall be T 12000/- per annum per
student i.e. Total amount
Examination: NMMS Examination will comprise of two papers viz:
48000/- for each selected student from class 9 to 12
Paper Test No. of questions No. of marks Duration
Paper- Mental Ability Test (MAT) 90 90 90 min
Paper-I Scholastic Aptitude Test (SATD 90 90 90 min
The application form in prescribed proforma and other detailed information about the Scholarship
Scheme can be had from JKBOSE website

The application forms duly attested by the Head of the Institution and accompanied with the requisite
documents (Marks card, Income Certificate and Reserved category certificate, if any) along with pay in
slip of Rs.60, favouring Liaison Officer, NTSENMMSS, to be deposited in J&k Bank A/C No.
0547010100000002, Branch JKBOSE Bemina, Srinagar, IFSC Code JAKAOEXAMBR, must reach the
Office of concerned Chief Education Officer(Designated District Nodal Officer, NMMS Scheme) by or
before 26h December,2020 (Saturday) who will prepare the database of the candidates in the
prescribed excel format and submit the

Application Forms along with requisite documents and data base
of their respective Districts to CDR Wing of JKBOSE at New Campus, Bemina, Srinagar/Rehari Colony,
Jammu-Tawi /Sub/branch Offices of JKBOSE by or before 2d January.2021 (Saturday).

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