Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2022(CSSS)@scholarships.gov.in

Central Sector Scholarship Scheme  2021(CSSS)@scholarships.gov

The Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2022(CSSS)@scholarships.gov.in of for college and university students is a central government merit cum means scholarship and it is sponsored by the Department of Higher Education of MHRD. This central sector scholarship 2022 will be distributed among the total number of 82000 graduate and post-graduate students every year. There are 41000 boys and 41000 girls who can avail of this scholarship. This CSSS Scholarship helps the students to pursue higher studies by giving Rs-20000 per year.
For State Education Board, qualified students will distribute in the ratio of 3:2:1 according to science, commerce, and humanities streams.

 Highlights Of Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2022 CSSS Scholarship:


Name Of The Scheme

CSSS Scholarship

Launched By

Department Of Higher Education


Students Of India


To Provide Scholarship For Higher Education

Official Website

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Amount Of Scholarship

Rs 10000 To Rs 20000

Mode Of Application



Structure of the amount given as Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2022 or CSSS scholarship scheme:

The Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human resource development, Government of India have launched Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2021 or CSSS scholarship scheme.
1. Graduate level- Rs 10000 per year for 3-years, for professional 5-year academic structure one gets Rs 10000 for 1st 3-years and Rs 20000 for next 2-years of study.
2. B Tech/ B. Engg- Rs 10000 per year for 3-years.
3. Post-graduate – Rs 20000 per year for 2-years.

 Central Sector Scholarship Scheme Amount 2022:

S.No. Level of Study Scholarship Amount
1. Graduation An annual scholarship amount of Rs. 10,000 for 1st three years of graduation.

In the case of a 5-year integrated course (professional studies), Rs.20,000 per year is given to students during the 4th and 5th years of study.

If the students are pursuing technical courses such as B.Tech., B.Engg., the scholarship is given up to graduation level.

2. Post-graduation An amount of Rs.20,000 is provided to students studying at the post-graduation level.

Eligibility criteria for Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2022 or CSSS scholarship scheme :

Central sector scholarship supports economically intelligent and economically weak.
The detailed eligibility criteria are listed below-
1. The candidates must qualify for the Higher Secondary Examination or 10+2 level examination above 80% marks from the SEB, CBSE, or ICSE board.
2. The candidates must be having graduation, post-graduation, or professional studies degrees from UGC, AICTE, MCI, DCI recognized Universities.
3. Reserve categories like SC, ST, OBC, and PWD candidates will get a relaxation of 15%, 7.5%, 27%, and 5% marks as per order.
4. The annual family income of the candidates must be below Rs 800000.
5. The candidates who are already availing of any state government scholarship are not eligible.
6. The candidates from Diploma courses are not eligible for the scholarship.


Documents needed for the Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2022 scholarship:


Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students is appliance by the Department of Higher Education. The objective of this scheme is to provide financial aid to meritorious students, to meet a part of their day-to-day expenses while pursuing higher studies.

1. Bank passbook of the candidate.
2. Adhaar card (In case of absence of Adhaar card alternatives documents like voter id, driving license, PAN card, and Passport are allowed)
3. Income certificate from Block Development Officer or Municipality.
4. Caste certificate if available.
5. PwD certificate if available.
6. Higher secondary or 10+2 level examination mark sheet.

Important dates of Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2022 or CSSS scholarship scheme:

Central Sector Scholarship 2021-2022 last date is 30.11.2021
1. Last date of application- 30/11/2021
2. Defective verification- 15/12/2021
3. Institute Verification- 15/12/2021
CSS Scholarship 2021 last date 30/11/2021 For 2022 will be updated soon

Allotment of Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2022 scholarship:

Know NSP Central Sector Scholarship list 2022-23 scholarships.gov.in NSP Status scheme-wise can be checked online Beneficiary search by name state wise.
1. CBSE – 5413 students
2. ICSE- 577 students
3. Andhra Pradesh- 3527 students
4. Arunachal Pradesh- 77 students
5. Assam- 2002 students
6. Bihar- 5624 students
7. Chattisgarh- 1387 students
8. Delhi- 1162 students
9. Goa- 113 students
10. Gujarat- 3944 students
11. Hariyana- 1591 students
12. Himachal Pradesh- 461 students
13. Jammu and Kashmir- 768 students
14. Jharkhand- 1878 students
15. Karnataka- 4237 students
16. Kerala- 2324 students
17. Maharashtra- 7417 students
18. Madhya Pradesh- 4299 students
19. Manipur- 181 students
20. Meghalaya- 166 students
21. Mizoram- 75 students
22. Nagaland- 176 students
23. Odisha- 2736 students
24. Punjab- 1902 students
25. Rajasthan- 3978 students
26. Sikkim- 44 students
27. Tamil Nadu- 4883 students
28. Telengana- 2570 students
29. Tripura- 236 students
30. Uttar Pradesh- 11460 students
31. Uttarakhand- 616 students
32. West Bengal- 5941 students
33. Andaman and Nicobar- 31 students
34. Chandigarh- 82 students
35. Dadra and Nagar haveli- 21 students

Procedure To Login On The NSP Portal 

1. First of all go to the official website of CSSS of the national scholarship portal

2. The home page will open for you.

3. On the Home page URL query to click on the login

4. Now you have to select the academic year

5. After that login page will appear for you

6. You so enter your username password and captcha code

7. After that you have to click on the login

8. And follow this procedure you can log in on the portal

Process of applying online Of Css Scholarship 2022 application form:

The application process for Central Sector scholarship 2022 apply online is already started. Candidates who are eligible for apply notified requested to read the following simple steps-
1. Open any browser and go to the official website of the application.
2. Create a new account by clicking on the register button.
3. Put your basic details like name, address, mobile number, email.
4. After you will receive a log-in id and password on your mobile via email and SMS
5. Then go to the official website again and put the id and password for log-in.
6. After you log -in please fill in all the details along with academic qualifications.
7. Then scan and upload all necessary documents along with color photograph and signature.
8. Then click on submit.
9. Take a printout for the final submission form for further reference.
10.  And You will receive an SMS with the news of the successful submission of your application.

TO KNOW CSSS or Central Sector Scholarship Application Status 2022

1. Go to the official website of the national scholarship portal

2. The home page will open for you

3. Now you have to log in on the portal by entering login credentials so

4. After that you have to click on check application status

5. And now you have to enter your reference ID

6. After this you have to click on submit.

7. Application status will be on your computer screen.

Important Links of Central Sector Scholarship  or CSSS scholarship scheme:

 Central Sector Scholarship Scheme for College and University Students aims to provide monetary support to those students who come from low-income families and the Central Sector Scholarship awards a total of 82,000 scholarships every year, among which 50% of the scholarship is given for girl candidates and 50% is for boy candidates. 

  1. CSSS scholarship scheme  Application Form or Different Scholarship Schemes: CLICK HERE.
  2. New RegistrationCSSS scholarship scheme: CLICK HERE.
  3. To get Your  School/Collage List of CSSS scholarship schemes Status: CLICK HERE.
  4. CSSS scholarship scheme login page:  CLICK HERE.
  5. To Track your all CSSS scholarship scheme applications and activities:  CLICK HERE.
 Central Sector Scholarship 2022 List:

If you want to check the Central Sector scholarship  2021-2022 list ( sanctioned list) then you need to follow the simple procedure given below:-

  1. First, go to the official website of the national scholarship portal by clicking on the link given here https://scholarships.gov.in/ 
  2. The homepage will be displayed on your screen.
  3. Click on the option called new registration
  4. A new page will be displayed on your screen.
  5. Now click on the option called Scheme Wise Scholarship Sanctioned List.

Frequently Asked Questions ( FAQ)

1. What is the money I would award from Central Sector Scholarship Scheme?
It is a minimum of Rs 10000 yearly
2. What is the mode of application Central Sector Scholarship Scheme?
The mode of application is online only.
3. What is the application process for the Central Sector Scholarship Scheme 2021?
The application process of the Central Sector Scholarship Scheme is simple, like register>login> fill all details> upload documents> and submit.

4. Who is eligible for the Central Sector scholarship?

The Central Sector Scholarship Scheme (CSSS) is meant for those meritorious students who belong to economically drawback families. To apply for this merit-cum-means scholarship the Students must make sure that they are above the 80th percentile of successful students in the relevant stream in the class 12 board exam.

5. How can I get a central government scholarship?
 MHRD allows students to fill out the scholarship application form online through the government scholarship portal and the National Scholarship Portal (NSP). Follow the steps to fill out the Central Sector Scholarship application form.
5. How I can Renew my CSSS application form in 2021?

To Renew Central Sector Scholarship Scheme Application Form 2021

1. Go to the official website of the national scholarship portal and

2. The home page will open for you

3. On the home page you are required to click on new registration.

4. So now you have to click on apply for renewal.

Contact Details of Central Sector Scholarship Scheme

1. Address- National Scholarship Division, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of Higher Education, West Block 1, 2nd Floor, Wing 6, Room No. 6, R. K. Puram, Sector 1, New Delhi 110066.

2.Helpline number: 011- 26172491, 26165238.

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All the candidates who have the desired qualification and age as per the official notification can apply. Because in this article, I have tried to cover all the details like not only age but also qualification and how to apply and other more details. In addition, You can communicate with me through the comment section if you have any questions suggestions, or opinions.


Article Written By: Santosh Mondal.

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