NATIONWIDE EDUCATION AND SCHOLARSHIP TEST (N.E.S.T.) is a one of the best collaborative effort to assist students who have commitment and determination and who display signs of excellence in their studies. With NEST initiative, it is tried to allow the exceptionally gifted and promising students to pursue their studies tension-free and without the worries of financial constraints. However, to achieve their goal, they need to undergo the standard test of NEST every year. Thus, if they perform to a certain level of excellence in the NEST, they are not only accorded with accolades and recognition by awarding them Appreciation Certificates by the hands of a renowned person of knowledge, art or enterprise, but they are also given Cash Awards of substantial amount. The main purpose of NEST is to inspire, encourage, help and guide students to perform better in their academics.
NEST is conducted every year in two category NEST junior and NEST I & II. NEST junior is for school children 10th, 11th and 12th class, where as NEST I & II is for all engineering, medical and Science graduates who are appearing final exam in year 2015.
Scholarship amount for NEST in each category is 1,00,000 INR for NEST II; 75,000 INR for NEST-I and 50,000 INR for NEST Junior.
For more visit http://www.nest.net.in/aboutus.htm