Nagaland State Government will be giving laptops and a cash award of Rs. 10,000 each to all the students who have secured the top 10 ranks in the class 12 board examinations. The award will be given to the students who have passed out in 2012-13 from all the streams.
As per the Annual Administrative Report of the Higher Education Department for 2012-13, the government will also be awarding the students who have secured the top 10 ranks in the college examinations in the state.
On the other hand, the Union Government has also sanctioned a Rs. 24.32 crore proposal sent by the Higher Education Department which will provide post-matric scholarships to 37, 861 students of the state who belong to the Scheduled Tribe.
The annual report also states that the higher education department of the state is set to implement the scheme once the process of scrutiny of the scholarship applications forms will be completed