Kohima, April 24 (NEx): One-Day Sensitization Programme for School teachers initiated by the Department of School Education, was held at Tening on “Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme” at Education Block Resource Centre (EBRC) Tening on April 23rd, 2020.
A team led by Deputy Director and State Nodal Officer for Scholarship Scheme, Limadangit Jamir along with technical support staff from DEO Peren and SDEO Tening were the resource persons.
Deputy Director & SNO, Limadangit Jamir delivered the welcome speech and keynote address, while Jangsem Tzudir from Dept. of School Education outlined the modalities under the pre-matric scholarship scheme and NSP 2.0 guidelines and eligibility criteria for applying and availing the scholarship under both Minority and Tribal Scheme.
Zürheto Nyuthe, Special Educator, DoSE gave a short Power Point Presentation (PPT) on the “step-by-step” process for applying prematric scholarship scheme through the NSP 2.0 portal and web based “scholarship.Nagaland.gov.in” for the understanding of the trainees and designated Institutional Nodal Officers present.
Tumben P Tsanglao, EAC Tening proposed the Vote of thanks and expressed gratitude to the Department of School Education for the proactive and prompt initiative to facilitate and enable the students to avail financial support for their education, especially for the economically weaker sections which majority of the students from rural areas belong to. He further exhorted the teachers designated as Institutional Nodal Officers to be effective agents in their role not only as government employees but as ‘public servants’ while facilitating students to avail government financial aid.
Teachers from both government and private schools attended the program representing each village in the sub-division.