National Scholarship Portal 2022-23 – Last Date, Apply Online, NSP Portal

National Scholarship Portal (NSP) 2022-23 is a digital gateway for different government scholarship schemes offered by  Central Government, State Governments and other government agencies like UGC and AICTE. It is a one-stop platform for students who are interested in applying for various educational schemes and scholarship services.  The portal looks after end to end implementation of the scholarship schemes and their disbursement as well. 

National Scholarship Portal 2022-23 – Last Date, Apply Online, NSP Portal

The National Scholarship Portal hosts 118 scholarship schemes worth hundreds of crores for the scholarship seekers registered on the platform. It is taken as a ‘Mission Mode Project’ under the National e-Governance Plan (NeGP). As per the data released for the academic year 2022-23, NSP has helped the government implement and disburse scholarships worth more than INR 2,800 crores (INR 2875.50 to be precise). The platform boasts more than 127 lakh applications out of which over 84 Lakh applications are verified.

Required Documents for national scholarship 

  • Aadhar Card
  • Bank account Passbook.
  • Caste Certificate if you belong to a special category.
  • Income certificate as per your scholarship type.
  • Mobile Number
  • Passport Size Photograph
  • Previous Year Education Qualification certificate.
  • Self-declaration certificate.

Important Dates
  • Application Last Date :31-10-2022
Important Links
What is the National Scholarship Portal (NSP)?
National Scholarship Portal (NSP) is one of the most prominent scholarship portals launched by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India. It offers various scholarship schemes to SC/ ST/ OBC/ Minority and General category students. NSP ensures timely disbursement of scholarships to students and avoids duplication in processing.
Its main aim is to create a transparent database of scholars and ensure that the scholarships are disbursed through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) to eligible students.
Benefits of NSP
There are several benefits that eligible students can avail themselves from the National Scholarship Portal, which are:
  • NSP simplifies the scholarship process as the information is available under one umbrella.
  • It, being a single integrated application for all scholarships, ensures that students don’t have to scale other websites to know about eligibility or the application process.
  • It helps to reduce the duplication of applications. 
  • NSP suggests the appropriate schemes for students.
  • It serves as a Decision Support System (DSS) for various Ministries and departments, providing up-to-date information on demand.
  • It ensures faster scholarship processing.
  • It helps standardize master data for all India-level courses and institutions. 
National Scholarship Portal (NSP) 2022-23 – Central Schemes
Various departments operating under the Indian Government-run several scholarships to help students pursue their dream academic careers without any financial constraints. The renowned providers in the realm of scholarships include:
  1. Department of Higher Education (DHE)
  2. Ministry of Labour and Employment (MLE)
  3. Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD)
  4. Ministry of Tribal Affairs (MTA)
  5. Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment (MSJE)
  6. Ministry of Minority Affairs (MOMA), and more
How to Apply at National Scholarship Portal (NSP) 2022-23?
  • To avail of various scholarships and help students apply for them, one needs to register on NSP. Students must know how to apply through the scholarship portal. 
  • However, before applying for a scholarship, the students need to make sure that their current educational institution is registered on the portal. If the institution is not registered on the portal, the student would not be able to apply for any scholarship. The portal also has the provision for the institutions to register themselves, if not already registered. 
  • Candidates must follow the below steps to apply for an NSP scholarship through the national scholarship porta
Helpline Number 
For any question, you can contact on helpline number 0120 – 6619540 and email @ 
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