JDST For Govt. Schools (Other than JNVs)

The Dakshana Foundation Scholarships help deserving students prepare for the JEE/ NEET.

Scholarship offered for one year to students after Class 12 in Science stream.

  • Scholarship shall include free coaching, free food, and accommodation, at Dakshana Campus, Rajgurunagar Dist. Pune.

  • Absolutely no cost to beneficiary.

  • Medium of instruction shall be English & Hindi.

  • Scholarship program shall start from June 15, 2017. Intake – 400 scholars!

  • Scholarship offered to both, boy and girl students.


Selection Procedure:

Students are selected through an entrance test, JDST - GOVT. SCHOOLS. JDST will be conducted in March 2017 at 1-2 locations in each state. Students must register at the website and apply for the scholarship by filling application form. Test date and test center details will be available on admit card. Students can download admit card tentatively from Feb 3rd week. Details will also be shared on the website. Keep visiting this website for regular updates.   

Tentative Schedule for JDST for Govt. Schools (Other than JNVs)

Registration Starts

 Jan 01, 2017, Sunday

Registration Ends

 March 26, 2017, Sunday

Admit Card Download

 March 27, 2017, Monday

Test Date

 April 09, 2017, Sunday

 For Uttar Pradesh students: 09 May (Tentative)


1st and 2nd week, May (tentative)

Result Declaration

4th week, May (tentative)

Course commencement

July 1, 2017


For students belonging to BPL (Below Poverty Line) travel costs incurred in appearing for JDST will be reimbursed by Dakshana on producing actual tickets.

Who can apply?

Any student who meets all the criteria can apply:

  • Merit Criteria: Student must have scored > 75% in Mathematics and Science (State Board) or CGPA 9.0 in Class 10 Board exam.

  • Student MUST be enrolled in Class 12 Science for academic session 2016-17 in a state govt. school / govt. aided school/ corporation school/ or a school being run and managed by a government.