Keonjhar: The Keonjhar district administration today distributed the DMF HSC Scholarship 2020 among top scorers of the district in the Matric exam this year.
Students from the government and government aided schools in Keonjhar district who scored A1 grade (above 90%) in HSC examination conducted by the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) this year were also felicitated during the programme.
More than 1,300 students from the district will be awarded the scholarship through Direct Benefit Transfer.
A total of 15 students who scored A1 (above 90%) will receive Rs 40,000 whereas 136 students will receive Rs 25,000 for securing A2 (above 80%), said the district administration.
As many as 392 students who secured B1 (above 70%) will get Rs 15,000 scholarship while 839 students will receive Rs 10,000 for scoring B2 (above 60%).