According to current reservation conspire for NTSE 15% grants are held for SC Category, 7.5% for ST class and 3% for understudies with handicaps.
As the process and schedule for 2018 has been declared, the changes would be implemented from 2019.
1. The administration has expanded the rates of grants and is likewise intending to twofold the quantity of grants from 1000 to 2000.
2. The government approved reservation for Other Backward Class students in the second stage of NTSE (National Talent Search Examination), from 2019.
3. The MHRD is planning to extend the 27% reservation to OBC students as well from 2019.
4. Close to 10000000 students of class X take up the exam annually,
5. The scholarship amount is expected to rise to 5000 per month in the next couple of years.
6. The reservation of OBC will be notwithstanding the effectively existing 15% portion for SC understudies, 7.5% standard for ST understudies and 3% quantity for physically tested understudies.