.:: Army Welfare Education Society, Education Scholarship Scheme for Army Personnel ::.
Applications are invited for Education Scholarship Scheme for Army Personnel (ESSA)

The eligibility conditions would be as under:
  • Serving Army personnel for education of their children from class IX to PG level of education provided the children have not attained 25 years of age at the time of completion of class/course.
  • Wards of Retired Army Personnel, Military Nursing Service (MNS), Territorial Army personnel (TA) and wards of deceased Army personnel are not eligible.
Method of Selection Cut off percentages/grades for various classes and categories are given below: -
Class IX-X:
  • Officers: A1/91
  • JCOs: A2/81
  • OR: B1/71
Class XI to XII:
  • Officers: 89
  • JCOs: 86
  • OR: 70
Graduation/ PG/Professional
  • Officers: 72
  • JCOs: 70
  • OR: 55
Rates of Scholarships: The revised rates of scholarships, based on the level of education from academic year 2010-11, are as under:
(a) For classes IX to XII - Rs 1500/- per annum.
(b) For Academic Graduation classes - Rs 2500/- per annum
(c) Professional courses - Rs 6000/- per annum.
(d) Post Graduate Stage - Rs 6000/- per annum.

Timeframe: The applications should pertain to the results declared of the immediate preceding academic year between 01 Oct of the preceding year and 30 Sep of the current year.

How to apply:
Serving Army Officers, JCOs and OR will submit their applications to Director ESSA, Army Welfare Education Society, AG’s Branch, Integrated HQ of MoD (Army), Building No 202, Shankar Vihar, Delhi Cantt, New Delhi-110010

Last date: 30 Nov- 011

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