Exciting news awaits young and passionate individuals with a flair for arts and culture! The Centre for Cultural Resources and Training (CCRT) has taken a momentous step in shaping the future of Indian art forms with the launch of the esteemed Cultural Talent Search Scholarship Scheme. This initiative is a beacon of hope for talented students eager to immerse themselves in the rich heritage of traditional Indian arts, including music, dance, painting, sculpture, and more.
Eligibility Criteria for CTSSS:
To be eligible for the Cultural Talent Search Scholarship Scheme, the applicant must meet the following criteria:
- The applicant must be a citizen of India.
- The applicant must be between the ages of 10 and 14 years.
- The applicant must have exceptional talent in any one of the following art forms: music, dance, painting, sculpture, crafts, or folk art.
- The applicant must be enrolled in a recognized school, college, or institution for pursuing education in the art form.
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Benefits of Cultural Scholarship
The Cultural Talent Search Scholarship Scheme provides the following benefits to the selected candidates:
- A scholarship of INR 3600 per annum for a period of two years.
- An annual grant of INR 900 for the purchase of essential art materials.
- Exposure to workshops, seminars, and other cultural events.
- Opportunities to showcase their talent at national and international forums.
Interested candidates can apply for the CTSSS by following these steps:
- Visit the official website of CCRT.
- Click on the “Scholarship Schemes” tab.
- Select the “Cultural Talent Search Scholarship Scheme” option.
- Download the application form and fill it in with the necessary details.
- Attach the required documents such as proof of age, talent certificate, school certificate, etc.
- Submit the application form to the designated address before the deadline.
The CTSSS is an excellent opportunity for talented students to pursue their passion for traditional Indian art forms. By providing financial assistance and exposure to cultural events, the scheme aims to nurture young talent and promote the rich cultural heritage of India. If you meet the eligibility criteria, we highly recommend that you apply for the CTSSS and take the first step toward achieving your dreams