Guwahati/ 10th August’2017 (Prag News Desk): Department of Sports and Youth Welfare have taken an initiative to provide sports scholarship. The department had announced to provide scholarship to players who have participated and hold position in all section of sports till international level. Department have added an eligibility criteria to apply the one time scholarship. This scholarship is an inspiration and awards for the players who have represented their native place in tournament with all their hard work and successfully clinched position in the State, national and international tournament.
Department to award Rs50,000 scholarship for the players who won in the international tournament. Rs 8,400 scholarship will be for the players who have achieved position in the national level and players who have earn position will be awarded a scholarship of Rs 6,000. Forms were made available in District Sports Officer for the eligible players for the scholarship from 22 August, 2017 and the last date of submission is marked at 30 September, 2017.