NEC Scholarship : Financial Support for Higher Professional Courses

Online applications  are invited from the students of North East Region  studies in different disciplines at  differenet institutions within the country for receive of Stipends and Book-Grants. This fund is allotted by North Eastern Council Secretariat, Shillong for the students of NE.


Eligibility for NEC Stipend  and Book Grant : 

1. Applying candidates must belong to the North Eastern India Region.
2. Permanent Residential Certificate must be produced countersigned by District Commissioner.

3. Candidates are advised to apply online if they have below mentioned percentage during the qualifying examination for Diploma, Degree and Post Graduate courses. This mentioned percentage is not related to higher secondary ( HS) percentage of PCB/PCM  by any-means. 75%  in PCM/PCB  for General/OBC/MOBC whereas 60% in PCM/PCB  for SC/ST candidates must be obtained during the time of qualifying test of relevant exam .

4. A Non sponsored candidate shall  be eligible to receive the stipend for the 1st year/entry level of the courses of period 2015-16 only. Renewal of stipends is applicable only while submitting of qualifying certificates of last year.

NEC Scholarship : Financial Support for Higher Professional Courses

Steps of Apply:  

Interest candidates are requested to visit  (for Assam candidates ) and asked to print-out the  online submission form. Once form is printed then submit it to the Principal/Head of the Institution along with the necessary copy of certificates/testimonials.

The Principal/Head of the Institution must send the documents to The Director of Technical Education, Assam, Kahilipara, Guwahati-781019 on or before 30th November, 2015.

In case of doubt/clarification the matter shall be referred to the Directorate of Technical Education, Assam, Kahilipara, Guwahati-19. Telephone No. +0361-2382276, 2381579,  Mail Id:

Details of Financial Support :

Course wise stipend is given below for the reference of the candidates : 

Course Time Span Diploma Degree Post-Graduate M. Phil/ Ph.D.
Stipend Monthly 900 1000 1200 1500
Book-Grant Yearly 1000 1400 2000 3000

** In Rupees only

Important  Date: 

Last date of Apply :  15th Nov, 2015



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