Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme 2022: Apply Online, Last date

The Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD), formally known as the Ministry of Education, had launched a special scholarship scheme named Ishaan Uday in 2014 under the University Grants Commission (UGC). Under this scheme, Government of India invites applications from meritorious students of North Eastern Region through National Scholarship Portal (NSP). Every year, application is invited by the government and many students submit applications for this wonderful scheme.


Students interested in Ishaan Uday Merit Scholarship will have to read the official notification of UGC Scholarship Guidelines before applying online. The eligibility criteria and UGC Scholarship complete Guidelines for applying online are given below .

Scheme Name Ishan Uday Scholarship
Qualification 12th Pass
Government Government of India
Application Process Online
Application Fee Free
Start Date 26th July 2022
Last Date 31st October 2022

Ishan Uday Scholarship Details

Name of Scheme: Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme, 2022

Academic Session: 2022-23


Scholarship Authority: Government of India

No of Beneficiaries: 10,000 students per year.

Eligible States: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Sikkim, Tripura.


Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme Objectives

# To provide equal opportunities for higher studies in NE Regio .

# To increase the Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in NE Region .

# To focus more on professional education in NE Region .

# Optimum utilization of NER Budgetary Allocation.

Ishan Uday Scholarship Scheme Fellowship

An amount of Rs.5,400/- per month for General Degree courses and Rs.7,800/- per month for Technical & Professional courses (including Medical & Para medical courses) will be given through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) to the beneficiary student.

Helplines for ISHAN UDAY Scholarship

Students who are facing any issues while submitting their online applications for the ISHAN UDAY Scholarship Scheme, can use the following communication methods to get support from the concerned authority.

Phone Number: 0120-6619540

Email Address:

Important Date of Ishan Uday Scholarship 2022-23

Event Date
Starting Date of Online Application 20th July 2022
Last Date of Online Application 31st October 2022
Defective Verification 15th November 2022
Last Date for Institute verification 15th November 2022

Amount of UGC Ishan Uday Scholarship 2022

Scholarship Amount: An amount of Rs.5400/- p.m. for General Degree courses and Rs. 7800/- p.m. for Technical & Professional courses (including Medical & Para medical courses) will be given through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) to the beneficiary student.

Note: The amount of the Ishan Uday scholarship will be paid through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) mode

Courses Amount (per Month)
General Degree courses Rs 5,400
Technical, Medical, Professional, Paramedical Courses Rs 7,800

Eligibility Criteria of Ishan Uday Scholarship

Type of Educational Institutes: Students with domicile of NER, who have passed Class XII or equivalent examination from a school situated within NER through any recognized Board of Education, including Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE), National institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) within NER only, and have secured admission in general degree course, technical and professional courses including medical and paramedical courses (Integrated courses included) in Universities/ Colleges/ Institutions recognized as under-

# Universities/Institutions/Colleges included under Section 2(f) and 12 (B) of UGC Act.

# Deemed to be Universities included under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and eligible to receive grants-in-aid from UGC.

# Universities/ Institutions/ Colleges funded by Central/ State Government.

# Institutes of National Importance.

# Institutions recognized by other Statutory councils within as well as outside.

Course Semester/Class: Only students are eligible who are studying in 1st year of their course or 1st semester.

Course: For integrated degree courses the scholarship will be tenable for the complete duration of the course. For dual degree courses the scholarship shall be tenable for the first degree only. The university shall clarify it while recommending a candidate for scholarship.

Family Income: Only those students are eligible whose parents income in annual is not more than Rs.4.5 lakhs.

Reservation: Students with Transgender category are also eligible for this scheme and reservation will be as per government rules.

How to Apply Ishan Uday Scholarship 2022

Applying procedures for Ishan Uday Scholarship Schemes for both Fresh and Renewal are given below:

Students who have already applied for any scholarship last year, only need to submit their marksheet of the last promotional exam /admission receipt. Eligible And Interested Students can Submit their New online UGC Ishan Uday application through NSP Portal by below provided simple steps.

  • Scroll Down, Check the Important Link Section.
  • Click on Online Application Link
  • Fresh Student have to Click on the option “Student Login”, on the home page of National Scholarships Portal.
  • Fill up the application as per the instructions given by the system then click on save button.
  • After saving, student will get a “Temporary ID”.
  • The system will instruct the applicant to submit his/her Temporary ID and date of birth to fill subsequent details.
  • Once registration is complete on click of submit button, a Permanent Registration ID is generated which can be used for Renewal and tracking the status of application
  • After Submission of an online application form, Take a print out the final Application form for future use

Important Link of UGC Ishan Uday Scholarship 2022-23

Apply Online Application New Registration Login
Apply for Renewal Click Here
Download Official Guidelines Click Here
Ishan Uday Merit List [2021] Click here
Visit Official Website Click Here
FAQ Click Here

Renewal Application For Ishan Uday Scholarship 2022

Renewal: Renewal Students have to apply with their Application Id and Date of Birth which they registered previous year. Student can also use Forgot Application ID to retrieve their ID. Only those students would be able to Renew who had actually got the scholarships payments last year from NSP

Note: All the applicants are advised to fill the form correctly; no changes can be made once submitted. The applicants are also advised to fill only one application as multiple applications will lead to the form’s cancellation.

How to Check Merit list of Ishan Uday Scholarship 2021

Students who applied for Ishaan Uday Scholarship for 2020-21 will be able to check the Merit List with the help of the simple steps given below

  • Scroll Down, Check the Important Link Section.
  • Click on Ishan Uday Merit List  Link
  • Select academic year, application type, Ministry, Scheme, State, District
  • Enter Captcha. The Cleared image is shown below.
  • Finally, Click on the Submit button.
  • Enter The OTP that comes on your mobile.
  • At last, applicants will obtain the list of Sanctioned Scholarship Schemes on the Screen.