Training on NSP conducted

TAMENGLONG, Nov 7: To ensure timely disbursement of scholarships to students and to provide a common portal for various scholarships schemes of Central and State Governments, a training programme on National Scholarship Portal (NSP) for pre-matric and post matric scholarship scheme for ST students 2019-2020 was conducted at Zonal Education Officer (ZEO) conference hall in Tamenglong Headquarters.
The programme was jointly organised by Department of Tribal Affairs and Hills and Tamenglong district administration.
Speaking at the event, Kakai Singshit, ATSUM, education secretary, stated that the National Scholarship Portal (online registration) is to check if students are availing two or more scholarship at a time.
Rocky Pebam, IT expert MOBC demonstrated power point presentation on NSP online registration and gave details of do's and don'ts.
School Headmasters, College Principals, ZEO staff and staff of private schools and colleges attended the programme. National Scholarships Portal is one-stop solution through which various services starting from student application, application receipt, processing, sanction and disbursal of various scholarships to students are enabled. This initiative aims at providing a simplified, mission- oriented, accountable, responsive & transparent 'SMART' system for faster & effective disposal of scholarships applications and delivery of funds directly into beneficiaries account without any leakages.