The NCERT conducts the National Talent Search Examination for students studying in Class VIII only.
1. Scholarships: On the basis of the examination conducted, 1000 scholarships will be awarded for each group of students appearing for Class VIII examinations. The amount of scholarship will be Rs.500/- per month as per NTS rules.
Stage I (State)Last Date for Submission of Application Form: 31st August2011
Examination in Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar Islands : 19th November, 2011
Examination in All other States and Union Territories:20th November, 2011
Examination in All States and Union Territories
13th May, 2012
3. Eligibility: Students of Class VIII studying in recognized schools are eligible to appear for the respective Class VIII Stage I examination conducted by the States/UTs in which the schools are located. There will be no domicile restriction.