The Higher Secondary Education Board (HSEB) on Friday extended the scholarship application deadline for grade 11 and 12 students affected by the great quake of April 25 until July 16.
Vice chairman of HSEB Chaitanya Sharma said that the application deadline has been extended by a week for students who were affected by the great quake and its subsequent aftershocks.
Earlier, on June 24, the board had announced full scholarship and hostel facilities for earthquake affected +2 students.
According to HSEB, the board will recognise students, who have lost both or either parents or who lost his/her house or was injured in the earthquake, as quake-affected. The students from highly affected 14 districts are eligible for the scholarship.