The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India announces its Central Sector Scholarship Scheme for college & university. The Scholarship scheme is a part of 11th five-year plan and is awarded to meritorious students who passed class 12. The objective of the Scheme is to provide financial support to the students having family income of less than Rs.6 lakh per annum to pursue higher studies.

On total, 82,000 Scholarships are offered annually to students in the age group 18-25 years under the scheme. The scholarship is being disbursed directly into the bank account of the beneficiaries. The class 12 pass out students of academic year 2015 onwards can apply to the scholarship online.


  • The student must have a pass certificate of 12th class.
  • The scholarship is given on the basis of marks scored in class 12 and no separate exam is conducted.
  • Students above 80th percentile of successful candidates in the relevant stream from a particular board in class 12 are eligible.
  • Compulsory possession of Aadhaar card.
  • For renewal of scholarship, students are requested to furnish marksheet with about 60% marks, 75% attendance and a proof of non involvement in any ragging activities.


  • The candidate receives the scholarship at a rate of Rs.10,000 per annum for the first three years and Rs.20,000 per annum for fourth and fifth year.


  • Candidates applying for the first time need to visit the National e-scholarship website.
  • The envelope containing application form and other documents should bear CSSS-2018 online registration number on the top.
  • Documents to be enclosed :

As a proof of joining a undergraduate course, a signed&stamped report issued by the head of the institution.

Original copy of parents income affidavit


Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) on behalf of Department of Biotechnology is presenting Bioinformatics National Certification (BINC). The program, BINC 2018 aims at certification of bioinformatics professionals. The certification help employers in recruiting the potential candidates with notable skills in Bioinformatics. This also enhances the employment opportunities for the candidates.

The syllabus includes Bioinformatics, Biology, Physical & Chemical Sciences, Mathematics & Statistics and Computer Science & Information Technology.


  • Candidates willing to apply need to be bonafide Indian citizens residing in India.
  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Agriculture, Veterinary, Medicine, Pharmacy, Engineering and Technology are eligible.
  • Candidates in final year of Bachelor’s/ Master’s degree can also apply.


  • The certification is an add-on to the profile of the candidate.
  • Successful candidates are eligible for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for pursuing Ph.D. in Indian Institutes/Universities.
  • No formal training, diploma or certificate in bioinformatics is required to apply.
  • Successful candidates will receive Award letter/certificate.
  • A cash prize of ₹ 10,000 each will be awarded to the top ten successful candidates.


  • Candidates need to register online on the Website and fill the application.
  • The detailed syllabus is also mentioned on the website.
  • There will be Part 1 (Paper 1) objective type exam of 2 hours. Candidates scoring a minimum of 40% in Part 1 will appear for Part 2 short answer type questions of 3 hours and Paper 3 practical exam of 2 hours.
  • Pay fees online – ₹ 600 for General candidates, ₹ 400 for Women/OBC candidates, ₹ 200 for SC/ST candidates. Fee exception can be availed by differently abled candidates.
  • A candidate can choose any 3 centers of his/her choice and details of centers are made available on the official website.

The last date for online registration is 31st May 2018, 5 pm.

Display of the list of eligible candidates on the website will be on 8th June 2018.

Larsen & Toubro is a major technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate with broad operation worldwide. The key sectors are Hydrocarbon, Infrastructure, Power, Process Industries and Defense. L&T Construction is India’s largest construction organization, ranked among the world’s top 30 contractors. It is known for transforming cityscapes and landscapes for the past seven decades.

L&T construction invites application to pursue M.Tech in Construction Technology and Management. It will sponsor you to complete this 24 months course. It is an opportunity to build your career in Project management and Execution. The course session will start from July 2018. In addition, the selection process will depend up on your written test, interview and medical test.


  • Applicants who re expected to pass B.E/B.Tech in 2018 from a recognised Indian university/institute.
  • Should be first class graduates in core civil/core Electrical engineering.
  • Must secure at least 65% in B.E/B.Tech. Read This


  • The candidate will get Rs. 13,400 per month for 24 months.
  • Sponsorship fee and tuition fee will be paid directly to the respective IIT or NIT.
  • You will get employment in the company on successful completion of your course.


  • Apply Here
  • Registered and shortlisted candidates will appear for an online test on 18th Feb 2018 and an interview in March 2018.
  • The company in co-ordination with IIT Madras/Delhi and NIT Tiruchirapalli/Surathkal will conduct an interview.
  • The final shortlist of selected candidates will depend on medical test.
  • For more detail visit Website

The last date to apply is 27th December 2017.

To accomplish the dream of turning into a ‘Power-surplus’ India, Navachar, an innovation challenge by Bajaj Electricals Ltd aims at discovering answers. As the name itself depicts, it respects the brightest of minds to create innovative solutions to the urging problems faced by India’s electricity sector. The most innovative solutions can win cash prizes of up to Rs. 600,000. Bajaj Electricals Ltd is providing this opportunity to execute your solution at scale.

Take on the following challenges that you would like to tackle –

  1. Design a revolutionary Monopole Transmission Tower (Cutting-Edge transmission tower will be a game changer). See #Challenge 1
  2. Create a futuristic Mechanism to power electrical devices that will keep basic electrical appliances running even during power cuts. See #Challenge 2
  3. Design a ‘Made-For-India’ multi-utility light. Design a swiss army knife equivalent of a portable light that will fulfill the needs of a billion Indians. See #Challenge 3


  • Students.
  • Startups.
  • Working Professionals.
  • Remember, you have to be the owner and creator of the ideas or solutions that you submit to be eligible.


  • 1st Prize – Rs. 300,000 + Goodies.
  • 2nd Prize  – Rs. 200,000 + Goodies.
  • 3rd Prize – Rs. 100,000 + Goodies.
  • Bajaj Electrical may offer a Royalty deal to winning entries.
  • Mentorship + interact with distinguished leaders like the JMD of Bajaj Electricals.
  • Create real impacts on billion Indians transform their lives.
  • Funds will be allocated to you so that you can create a prototype or proof of concept.

Application procedure:

  • Click Here to register first.
  • Then fill the application form with proper details after logging in.
  • Top 10 shortlisted solutions will be announced on 15th Jan 2018 who will proceed to the next round.
  • Visit the Website

The last date to register and submit your ideas is 30th December 2017.

The Science Research Contest 2017 aims at bringing young researchers from the states of Maharashtra & Goa, Gujarat & Karnataka to exhibit their research projects, ideas and to promote interest among them.

A research project from any subject related to the field of science and technology can be taken up as a group activity with more than 1 participant but not exceeding 3. The same participant can be associated with more than 1 project. See the list of earlier Winning projects. Bear in mind the objective of your project, clarity about the concept, innovative ideas involved, methodology, quality and interpretation of results, applicability or usability of the project, presentation etc.


  • The contestant should be a college student (S.S.C. passed), pursuing an undergraduate degree in any discipline.
  • In case of integrated PG course, students who are studying in first 3 years can only participate in this contest.
  • The contestant must be from any college in Vadodara district (Gujarat), Belagavi/Nippani districts (Karnataka) and in the states of Maharashtra & Goa.
  • A contestant should not hold any degree till 31/12/2017.
  • Age of contestant should not exceed 25 years on 31/12/2017.


  • 3 awards each of Rs. 12,000 are awarded. They are Parashuram Bajee Agashe Vidnyan Sanshodhan Puraskar, Leela Parashuram Agashe Vidnyan Sanshodhan Puraskar and Sharad Naik Vidnyan Sanshodhan Puraskar.
  • If the winning project has been executed under the direction of an expert, the latter will be congratulated with a special honour of Rs. 2000.
  • Marathi Vidnyan Parishad shall bear travel expenses of the outstation students for the final presentation.

Application procedure:

  • No entry fee! Fill the Application form online.
  • Language of your project can be in Marathi/English/Hindi. While filling the application form, upload a PDF copy of research work of your project report. Fulfill the onscreen instructions while filling the online form.
  • The total number of pages in the report must be restricted to 3 with a file size of less than 3 MB. For the format of your project, read More
  • The final presentation is going to held in Mumbai at the end of January 2018. The maximum duration given for each presentation is 15 minutes followed by queries from examiners.
  • Awards will be distributed on annual day festival of Marathi Vidnyan Parishad held in the last week of April 2018.
  • For queries while filling the application form, send an email to [email protected]
  • Visit Marathi Vidnyan Parishad

The last date for submission of projects is 20th December 2017.

Robosapiens Technologies in association with Springfest 2018 IIT Kharagpur is organizing a Technical workshop named RoboNext 2018. Robosapiens Technologies Pvt. Ltd. is a company providing intense technical state-of-the-art education in the field of Robotics. This workshop featuring several events will be held on 6th and 7th January during Springfest 2018.

This year RoboNext 2018 is also being organized as an International Level Robotics Championship in association with Robotics partner Robosapiens Technologies.

Workshop Programs:

  1. Android Apps Development
  2. Arduino
  3. Autocad
  4. Automobile Engine Mechanics & IC Engine
  5. Autonomous Robotics
  6. Bluetooth Robotics
  7. Cloud Computing & BigDATA HADOOP
  8. Ethical Hacking
  9. Internet of Things
  10. MATLAB & Image Processing
  11. Mobile Robotics
  13. QuadCopter UAV (Find them Here)


  • In Campus Ambassador Program, all aspirants should have to bring at least 10 students so as to attend these workshops.
  • Students from Schools (class VI and above)/B.Tech/BCA/MCA/M.Tech/Diploma can attend these workshops.
  • Students are required to know basics of computer programming and/or basics of Electronics and/or Electronics Engineering (if applicable).
  • Students can prefer any workshop out of the choice provided on the Website
  • Note: Candidates who have paid their registration fee for the workshop or who had received a valid confirmation mail to join the workshop are only allowed to attend.


  • Participation Certificate and one Campus ambassador certificate issued directly to the respective candidates right after completion of the workshop.
  • Campus ambassador will be allowed to attend 1 workshop out of the several workshops of RoboNext IIT Kharagpur 2018 free of cost and 1 complementary kit along with a memento/shield and a free trip to IIT Kharagpur both ways of sleeper class as a campus ambassador in RoboNext 2018.
  • Duration of the workshops is 9 Hours (divided into 3 sessions of 3 hours each).

Application Process:

For assistance, call

  • Divya +91-8744000666
  • Roshni +91-8700692252
  • Team RoboNext +91-9990203445

The objective of this challenge is to create a 3D model showing how a population of 1 million people on Mars lives in a utopian urban society. Follow the Physics of Mars. Think of a cool or innovative design in your area of interest or expertise and bring it to life with your favorite Autodesk 3D software and HP Z Workstations. These softwares are recommended but not necessarily needed to enter the challenge. Find free trials of Autodesk resources.


  • Open to individuals who are the age of majority or older at the time of entry.
  • Participants can form a team from their area of interest or can form a virtual team from the Launch Forth Community.
  • The following are the essential points to be kept in mind for valid submission – 3D model (native file format from application used to create the model), JPG or PNG screenshots/renderings from at least 4 different angles with at least 1920 pixels wide and 1080 pixels tall, Exported 3D interchange file (STL, OBJ, FBX, STP etc).
  • Refer Guidelines


  • Civil Engineering Award – $3148, Innovation in urban design and infrastructure. The winner will receive an HP Z4 Workstation with HP Z38c Curved Display.
  • Architecture Design Award – $1949, Innovative approach to improving life onMars. The winner will receive an HP ZBook x2.
  • Industrial Design Award – $2363. The winner will receive an HP ZBook Mobile Workstation.
  • Vehicle Design Award  $3469. The winner will receive an HP ZBook 17 Mobile Workstation.
  • Mechanical Engineering Award – $3999. The winner will receive an HP Z6 Workstation with HP Z38c Curved Display.
  • 3D Art Award – $5,826. The winner will receive an HP Z8 Workstation with HP DreamColor Z32x 31.5-inch UHD Display.
  • Interior Design Award  $1949. The winner will receive an HP ZBook x2.
  • Community Award 1  $2277. The Community Award 1 is given to the entry that receives the most votes from the community. The winner will receive an HP Z240 Workstation with 2 HP Z24nDisplays.
  • Community Award 2  $2315. The Community Award 2 is given to the entry that receives the second most votes from the community. The winner will receive an HP ZBook 15 Mobile Workstation.
  • Community Award 3 – $3088. The Community Award 3 is given to the entry that receives the third most votes from the community. The winner will receive an HP Z240 Workstation with HP Z38c Curved Display.
  • The winner selected by Local Motors will receive a cash or equivalent prize of at least $2000.

Application procedure:

  • Register first to submit your design.
  • All designs must conform to the design criteria or it may be disqualified. The use of script, macro or any other device to automate or subvert the submission process is prohibited.
  • Refer Terms and Conditions
  • Visit the Webpage

The last date to submit your model is 25th February 2018, 11:59:59 pm PT.

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden is inviting applications from Indian students for receiving a scholarship for those who are passionate about Electric Power Engineering, Engineering Design, Information and Network Engineering or Turbomachinery Aeromechanical University Training THRUST.

Compete to show your skills in a series of tests culminating in a case study!


  • Must be Indian residents.
  • Must be eligible to study at the Master’s level at KTH.
  • All submissions must be the original work of the participants.
  • Check Terms & Conditions


  • One grand prize – a full tuition scholarship worth INR 2,300,000 approx.
  • The top 3 candidates per program will receive certificates of achievement.
  • Winner of the Engineering Design scholarship will receive the Scania India Scholarship, which includes a living stipend worth INR 1,500,000 approx for 2 year study period and an internship in Scania.
  • Winners of the Electric Power Engineering, Information and Network Engineering and Turbomachinery Aeromechanical University Training THRUST scholarships will receive paid internship offers with FormulateIP including travel expenses within India.

Application procedure:

  • Enter the competition by clicking Here
  • Fill your profile details.
  • Take up 3 knowledge quizzes.
  • Apply your skills in a case study in the specific program you have chosen.
  • Submit your motivational statement.
  • Apply to KTH program through Admissions
  • Visi the Webpage for more information.

The last date to apply is 21st November 2017.

Blockchain summit and hackathon is organised by Proffer with Government of India, IBM, Microsoft, Accel Partners and Coinbase dedicated to envision and build use-cases of blockchain for social good — beyond bitcoin, beyond currency.

Proffer with the Government of India, IBM, Microsoft, Accel Partners, and Coinbase have defined three problem areas that are significant and conducive to the use of blockchain technology:

  •  Finance
    a) Remittances
    b) Peer to Peer Lending
    c) Crowd-lending/microfinance
    d) Credit Scoring
    e) Crowdfunding public goods
  • Information exchange
    For each of these, build either an anonymous app OR one which simulates identity (e.g with Aadhar)
    a) Monetized Q&A
    b) Polling
    c) Prediction Markets
    d) Matchmaking
    e) Job Search
    f) Legal Advice
    g) Health Advice
    h) Zomato or Yelp
    i) Voting for Government Elections
    j) Others
  • Enterprise/Government infrastructure
    Imagine an entire nation’s infrastructure verified on blockchain with a unique ID for each user (Aadhar, in the case of India)
    a) Real Estate – contracts for smart property.
    b) Energy – contracts for managing smart grid access.
    c) Employer and University Certificates on the blockchain.
    d) Health Records.
    e) Supply Chain, tracking movement of goods.
    f) IndiaStack (Aadhar, eKYC, DigiLocker, eSign) on the blockchain a.k.a “IndiaChain”.


  • Participation from all around the world is accepted.
  • Workshops and sessions can be attended in-person at IIT-Delhi from 13th-15th November 2017.

The competition will be against 500+ students from MIT, Harvard, Berkeley, IITs and other top engineering colleges around the nation to win exciting prizes:

  • $5000 in Ethereum, by Coinbase/Toshi (restricted to those who make use of Toshi for the dApp front-end)
  • $5000 in AWS Credits by Amazon Web Services
  • $4000 USD by Microsoft
  • $3000 USD by Accel Partners
  • Blockchain Internship with IBM Research (restricted to those who make use of Hyperledger)



  • Hacking Period starts on Nov 10 at 9 pm IST and ends on Nov 13 at 11:59 pm IST.
  • Workshops and hacking sessions for Blockchain Hackathon will take place at Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IITD) from 13th November to 15th November 2017.

Conference world is hosting 10th International Conference on Science, Technology and Management (ICSTM-17) on 19th November 2017  in association with International Research Publication and AR Research Publication team, to contribute original research papers.


(IETE,Bengaluru) Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, Ganganagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


19th November 2017

Topics Covered:

All Branches of Engineering, Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Environment, Mathematics etc) & Management.

Mode of Research Paper Presentation:

  1. Author can directly Present paper and attend at the venue.
  2. Author(s), those fail to attend the conference can send the power point presentation of maximum 10 slides on [email protected]

Conference Highlights:

  1. All the accepted and presented/Non Presented papers of the duly registered authors will be published in the special conference issues of the UGC Listed International Journals having ISSN & Impact factor.
  2. Every author will get two certificates, one for paper publication in Journal other for paper presentation in conference.
  3. Registration kit for each paper for those attend the conference at venue. All the papers of the conference will be published in the conference proceeding with ISBN .
  4. All the accepted and presented/Non Presented papers will be indexed in Google scholar & IDIIF.
  5. Research Paper in absentia is also acceptable.

Important Dates:

Last date of Paper Submission: 10th November 2017

Notification of Status of Paper: Within 5 days  after Receiving the Research paper

Registration (Submission of publication fee): Within 02 working days from the date of acceptance

Conference Date: 19th November 2017, 10:00 am to 5 pm

Fee Details:

  • Maximum three authors in one research paper (All three must be students then fee is 2000 INR else 2500 INR).
  • If More than three authors, each author will be added with additional 500 INR/20 USD.
  • Page Limit 12 Pages. Extra Page will be added by 100 INR/10 USD per page.
  • Hard copy of Proceedings with ISBN will be provided @ INR1000/USD50 (Optional).

Topic Covered:

Research or Review Paper from all the Branch of Engineering, Science, and Management are welcome.

Best Paper Award: 

  •  Best Outstanding papers from each technical session.
  • Oral Best Presentations from each technical session.

For further information visit Website