The Institute of Company Secretaries (ICSI) under the “Merit-cum-Means Assistance (Company Secretaryship Course) Scheme, 1983 invited the applications to reach the Institute in the prescribed form on or before 25th May,202l for award of 25 numbers of financial assistance each for pursuing Executive Programme and Professional Programme of the Company Secretaryship, from students who fulfil the eligibility criteria laid down under the said scheme.
According to the scheme, a candidate applying for assistance should have passed Foundation Programme or Both Modules of the Executive Programme examination without exemption in any paper at one sitting, in the first attempt in CS December, 2020 examination and that Foundation passed candidate should have registered as regular student for pursuing Executive Programme within three months from the date of declaration of their result.
The total income of such in applicant, if employed or is having an independent source of income, should not be more than Rs.2,40,000 per annum and if he/she is dependent on his/her parents/guardian/spouse whether partially or wholly, the combined gross income from all sources should not be more than Rs.3,60,000 per annum.
The Prescribed application form together with a copy of the Merit-cum-Means Assistance (Company Secretaryship Course) Scheme, 1983 can be downloaded from the institute’s Website.
It is noteworthy that applications not made on prescribed forms and without supporting documents, incomplete applications, applications not fulfilling the eligibility criteria laid down under the Scheme, applications not reaching the Institute on or before 25th May, 2021 are liable to be summarily rejected.Subscribe Taxscan AdFree to view the Judgment