National Means Merit Scholarship (NMMS)
Our Central Government is giving scholarships for students of IX to XII standard belonging to economically weaker section.
The scholarship is Rs.6000/- per year.
To be eligible for this scholarship
- He / She should be a student in Government or Government Aided School.
- Parents' income should not exceed Rs.1,50,000/- per year.
- The student should write the NTSE I level test while studying in VIII standard and pass (40%) in both Mental Ability and Scholastic Aptitude tests independently.
With the aim of getting this scholarship for many students K.V.S. Managing Board is conducting coaching classes from the academic year 2009 - 2010. English and Tamil medium students from our higher secondary school and middle schools are taught BY OUR SCHOOL TEACHERS.In 2009 - 2010, 110 students from our schools appeared and 83 got the scholarship.
In 2010 - 2011 academic year, 140 students from our schools appeared for this test and 116 have passed in it. In our State 2678 students have passed. Our students got the I to VI ranks and the IX rank in the State. In Virudhunagar District 208 students passed and all the first 25 ranks are secured by our students.
Details of students performance in 2009 - 2010 academic year could not be obtained.
We wish that all of the NMM scholars should do well in the exams and come out in flying colours.