First Khelo India School Games 2018 Registration: The Union Sports Minister Mr Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore publicized the official notification about “Khelo India Scheme”. The union cabinet who approved this scheme has the Prime Minister of India Mr Narender Modi as a Chairperson. The scheme covers all the games under its effect. Check AISEE Scholarship 2018.
Only 1000 candidates will be selected for this scholarship amount. Five lakh rupees will be awarded under this Yojana to each and every selected candidates for 8-years.
First Khelo India School Games 2018
Important Points of Khelo India Scheme
- The program will give benefit to sportsperson only from rural areas.
- The selected candidates will get the scholarship amount of five lakh rupees for consecutive 8-years.
- 1000 candidates will be selected from all over India.The universities will also be promoted by this scheme.
- The motive of Khelo India Scholarship program to improve the performance on the international level. Check AWES Scholarship 2018.
Through this scheme, the candidates will get an encouragement to take part in the sports. It will also increase the motivation level of the sportspersons. This is a very good step for the upliftment of the status of the sports in the country. So we advise the candidates to apply for this scholarship to avail the benefits in the journey of being a good sportsperson.
Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
- The age of the candidate should be in between 8-years to 12 years.
- The candidate can apply for only one game or can say that a single candidate can apply only for one scheme. Check Maulana Azad Girls Scholarship.
- Scheme Launching Date: 21/09/2017.
- Scheme Name: Khelo India Scheme 2018.
- Union Sports Minister- Mr Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore.
- Registration Starting Date: Available Now.
- Official Website: www.yas.nic.in.
First Khelo India School Games 2018 Official Schedule
Only below given games are considered under this scheme. If there is any notification then we will update you. The schedule has been released by the official authority.
|1||ARCHERY||JAWAHARLAL NEHRU STADIUM / INDIA GATE||31st JAN. – 03 FEB. 2018|
|2||ATHLETICS||JAWAHARLAL NEHRU STADIUM||31 JAN. – 03 FEB. 2018|
|3||BADMINTON||INDIRA GANDHI INDOOR STADIUM COMPLEX||05 Feb. – 08 FEB. 2018|
|4||BASKETBALL||INDIRA GANDHI INDOOR STADIUM COMPLEX||05th Feb. – 08 FEB. 2018|
|5||BOXING||INDIRA GANDHI INDOOR STADIUM COMPLEX||03rd Feb – 08 FEB. 2018|
|6||FOOTBALL||JAWAHARLAL NEHRU STADIUM||31st JAN. – 08th FEB. 2018|
|7||GYMNASTICS||INDIRA GANDHI INDOOR STADIUM COMPLEX||03rd Feb. – 08 FEB. 2018|
|8||HOCKEY||MAJOR DHYAN CHAND NATIONAL STADIUM||01st – 08th FEB. 2018|
|9||JUDO||INDIRA GANDHI INDOOR STADIUM COMPLEX||05th Feb. – 08 FEB. 2018|
|10||KABADDI||INDIRA GANDHI INDOOR STADIUM COMPLEX||31st JAN. – 04th FEB. 2018|
|11||KHO-KHO||JAWAHARLAL NEHRU STADIUM||04th Feb. – 08 FEB. 2018|
|12||SHOOTING||KARNI SINGH SHOOTING RANGE||31st JAN. – 03 FEB. 2018|
|13||SWIMMING||DR. SPM SWIMMING COMPLEX||01st Feb. – 04 Feb. 2018|
|14||VOLLEYBALL||INDIRA GANDHI INDOOR STADIUM COMPLEX||01st Feb. – 05 FEB. 2018|
|15||WEIGHTLIFTING||JAWAHARLAL NEHRU STADIUM||05th – 08th FEB. 2018|
|16||WRESTLING||INDIRA GANDHI INDOOR STADIUM COMPLEX||31 JAN. – 04 FEB. 2018|
Stepwise Funding For Khelo India Scholarship Scheme
There will be a total of 500 crore rupees will be invested under this scheme. 230 crore rupees will be invested to organise the annual competitions. 100 Crore rupees will be invested in Talent Search and Grooming programs. 136 Crore will be invested in infrastructure development for urban and mofussil/ sub-district areas. And Four crore will be invested in sports for disabled players. Check Prerna Scholarship.
Note: A total of five lakh per annum will be given to the selected player for eight years. This financial help will work for the growth of the player.
However, the Prime Minister of India Mr Narender Modi has approved the Khelo India budget of 1756 Crore rupees.
And thirty Crore will be invested in office expenses, staff expenses, to make an online system or web portal, misc expenses, administrative expenses and other Dissemination and awareness programs.
Need of Khelo India Scholarship Scheme
Most of the sportspersons in India relates to rural areas where lack of money and facilities in sports. So many players lost in these conditions so there will be a need of that kind of scholarship who gives all the possible help to players in the particular game by which they can make bright future and present the country proudly at international level. Check Central Sector Scholarship Plan.
The extraordinary candidates/ players will be selected and excellent training, infrastructure and modern facilities will be provided under this scholarship program. The candidates will get encouragement through this scheme. Thus the candidates have to perform hard in the selected games for this scholarship. The portal & all other rules & regulations are still under development for this scholarship scheme. Thus the candidates should check the portal regularly to get the latest updates of the scheme.
How to Apply
Students can apply through their schools for this scholarship. The schools will guide them. Students or players can also discuss with their coach about this process. However, there is online registration process is available which will be followed by all applicants.
- The players have to visit the official website of Youth Affairs and Sports.
- The link will be there for Khelo India Scheme.
- Click on the link.
- Fill the application form.
- Fill all the details.
- Upload documents (only asked documents).
- Submit the form.