Demand in RS for scholarship funds release to SC/ST students

A demand was made in Rajya Sabha on Friday for immediate release of funds meant for scholarships of students under Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe categories, saying the students were facing much hardship due to delays.

Andhra govt announces Rs 15 lakh assistance for SC/ST students

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Sunday announced an assistance of Rs 15 lakh for the SC/ST students who intend to pursue professional post graduation studies abroad.

DU admission process challenged by SC/ST students

The Delhi University was on Tuesday directed by the Delhi High Court to respond to a plea challenging the University`s admission process for under-graduate courses for Scheduled Caste(SC) and Scheduled Tribe(ST) students.

Punjab govt to provide free text books to SC/ST students

In an effort to impart quality education to the marginalised, the Punjab government on Sunday said it would spend Rs 30 crore to provide free text books to scheduled caste and scheduled tribe students in the state.

SC/ST students to get scholarship in bank accounts

Bihar govt has decided to deposit scholarship amount of SC/ST students of class-VII to class-X in their bank accounts, an official said on Thursday.