PM Narendra Modi has inaugurated a new scheme for youth of India as National Sports Talent Search Scheme (NSTSS) for identifying talent in the age group of 8-12 years and providing them better platform to show their talent and become a national sports persons. The scheme is launched and implemented by Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India. To promote this scheme government will soon launch Khelo India Scheme.
National Sports Talent Search Scheme is launched by PM Narendra modi On the occasion of Major Dhyan Chand birthday’s on 29th-Aug-2017. This sports talent search will provide the direction and support to youngsters to pursue their sporting aspirations. The motive of the scheme is to provide proper nutrition and a bigger platforn to the young talanted sports persons who usually wont be able to show their talent due to lack of resources and better platform.
To implement this sheme a new portal is been launched as Khel Pratibha Khoj Portal. This Khel Pratibha Khoj Portal has got a big boost to sports for those people who want to have carrier in sports. There will be transparency in this portal and now india will get more talented children through this scheme.
Benefits of National Sports Talent Search Scheme:
- From all over India 1000 candidates will be selected for scholarship.
- Rs 5 lakhs as a scholarship will be given to selected candidates for consecutive eight years.
- this scheme will benefit sports persons from rural areas.
- Government is planning to launch Khelo India Scheme 2017-18.
Eligibility for National Sports Talent Search Scheme:
- Age limit for the scheme is minimum 8 years and max 12 years.
- One candidate can apply for one scheme only.
How to Check Your Eligibility for National Sports Talent Search Scheme :
- Visit the Official Website and on Home page Visit Check Eligibility.
- Then Fill your details of the form
- Click on submit button.
- Then as per your sporting skills and level of competitions won by you will decide whether you are eligible or not.
- then if you are eligible you can apply for that specific sports.
How to Apply for National Sports Talent Search Scheme:
For applying online follow below steps:
- First visit official site of national talent search scheme.
- Click on Register tab.
- Duly fill the form and click on Register Now.
- Keep a print of the form for future communication.
National Sports Talent Search Scheme Important Details
Scheme Launch Date- 29th Aug 2017
Launched By- PM Narendra Modi
Registration Starting From- 29th Aug 2017
For Online Registration. Click here