The objective of this scheme is to award IndianOil Sports Scholarships to promising young players with a view to encourage
talent and create a pool of sportspersons from whom to select sport appointees
to the Corporation.
Game Wise Scholarships:
The scholarship will be given in two categories i.e., ‘Elite Scholar’ and ‘Scholar’ to budding youngsters in sports arena
for the following games:
* Scholarships will be awarded as per above mentioned Vacancies
(a) Age: 13-19 YearsThe applicant should be above the age of
13 yrs. & below the age of 19 yrs as on 01/09/2018
(Sr. No. 1 to 6 above)
|Representing country at junior or senior level
||Representing state team at junior or senior level
(Sr. No.7 to 20 above)
|Representing Country at junior or senior level, Latest national
ranking between 1-5 in sub juniors/ juniors/Senior or semi
finalist/finalist in national championship
||Latest national ranking between 6-15 in sub juniors/ juniors/Senior
or quarter finalist in national championship.
- In Athletics, only individual events will be considered. Cross Country event
will not be considered.
- In Archery, all the categories like Recurve, Compound and Indian Round will
be considered for selection.
- In Swimming, only individual events will be considered and categories such
as Free Style, Back Stroke, Brest Stroke and Butter Fly will be considered.
- Events under Artistic Gymnastics will be considered.
- In Kabaddi, Beach Kabaddi will not be considered.
- In Volley Ball, Beach Volley Ball will not be considered.
- In Football, Futsul / 7 a side Football participation will not be considered.
- In Hockey, 5 a side Tournament will not be considered.
- In Chess, only events under the Classical Time Control will be considered.
In case of Team Games, representation in latest National Level Tournament (National Tournament immediately preceding the
Date of advertisement) will be considered. In case there are more eligible candidates
than the vacancy, the player representing the state which has reached higher
level in nationals will be considered. If there are more than one candidate who
have reached same level in National Championship, then the player younger in
age will be given preference.
In case of Individual Games, ranking/ position in the latest National Tournament
(National Tournament immediately preceding the Date of advertisement) will be
considered. In case there are more candidates than the vacancy, the player having
the better ranking will be considered. In case of same ranking in two different
levels (i.e. for example Sub-junior and Junior), the player participated in senior
level of the two will be given preference.
For selection of the candidate, Latest Results / rankings available on official
web site of the govt recognised Sports Body and/or Communication from Govt recognised
Sports body will be taken in to account. In case in any game, the Sports Federation
of that game is not recognised by Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Scholarships
in that game will not be awarded. The vacancies will be filled in other games,
subject to overall limit.
Duration of the Scholarship
The duration of the Scholarship shall be for a period of 3 years. After the completion of the 1st year of the sports scholarship,
the performance of the player shall be reviewed based on the performance as per
above criteria in the 1st year and the sports scholarship will be renewed for
the 2nd year. The renewal for the 3rd year will be based on the performance as
per above criteria in the 2nd year of sports scholarship. If a player does not
fulfil the criteria at the end of first or second year, his scholarship will
Monthly stipend payable:
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Conditions for Award of Scholarship
If the application is not submitted in line with Terms and Conditions, then the application is liable for rejection.
The sports scholarship player will not be entitled to draw any other scholarship
/ financial aid / stipend from any other source whatsoever for sporting activity.
There is no obligation on the part of IOC to give employment to the Indian Oil Sports
Age Proof / Performance Certificates of shortlisted players shall be verified with
originals at IOC’s designated offices on dates that will be informed to the shortlisted
players subsequently. The players will be required to visit IOC’s designated offices
at their own expenses.
Candidates are requested to attach :