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Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search(JBNSTS) Junior talent search test 2017

Jagadis Bose National Talent Science Search, Kolkatta
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JBNSTS Junior Talent Search Test 2017  is for Class 11 students of West Bengal conducted by Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search Kolkata which is an autonomous Registered Society. Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search, Kolkata was set up with a vision to pay tribute to the Indias first modern scientist Acharya Jagadis Chandra Bose.

JBNSTS Junior Scholarship Test is conducted to identify and enhance the scientific talent of the students enrolled in Science stream during Class 11  & 12 and is considered to be one of the most reputed Scholarships of the country.

To participate in the scholarship exam the candidates need to deposit examination fee of Rs. 100 while making the application.

For the session 2017, JBNSTS Junior Scholarship test will be conducted on 20th August 2017


Eligibility criteria for Jagadis Bose National Talent Search Exam 2017:

  • Domicile: Only the domiciled residents of West Bengal can participate in the scholarship exam.
  • Academic Qualification: The applicant should have cleared class 10 exams in the year 2017.
  • Minimum Marks: In order to be eligible for the scholarship, the student must have obtained at least 75% marks in class 10.
  • Academic Status: The applicant should have taken admission in class 11 in science stream with any 3 subjects out of Mathematics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Physics, Statistics or Biology.

Not eligible to participate
Students enrolled in class 11 in streams other than Science are not eligible for the Scholarship.


Deadline Details
  • Online application form for Jagdis Bose National Science Talent Search Test will be available from 1st June, 2017
  • Last date of submitting online application form shall be 31st July 2017
  • Written test is scheduled on 20th August 2017


Scholarship Amount Details

The candidates qualifying the JBNSTS Junior Scholarship test will be eligible to the following benefits:

  • Duration of the Scholarship: The Scholarship will be awarded for a period of 2 years i.e. for class 11&12
  • Monthly Scholarship: Rs.1000/-  will be given to the candidates shortlisted for the award of the scholarship. 
  • Book Grant: Rs.2500/- will be given to students as one-time book grant.

The Scholars selected for the scholarship will also get exposure to seminars, projects, scientific workshops and colloquia


JBNSTS Junior Scholarship Test Application form can be filled online as well as offline. The details for filling the application form, documents required and submission process are as follows:

JBNSTS Offline Application
Application form can be downloaded from the website of the JBNSTS, can be obtained by in person from JBNSTS office or by sending a self-addressed envelope with Rs. 10 postal stamp affixed on it.
Application Fee: In the case of Offline Application, the candidates are required to deposit the examination fee of Rs.100 by the means of Bank draft is drawn in the favour of  "Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search"  payable at Kolkata.
Documents: In order to complete the application, the following documents are required to be attached along with the application form

  • 3 recent passport size photographs
  • Documents of Class 10: The application form need to be accompanied by a photocopy of Class 10 admit card and mark sheet.
  • Bank Draft: Bank Draft of Rs.100 is to be attached with the application to cover application Fee.
  • Proof of Class 11 Admission: The student should send the photocopy of library card/ Identity card or fee book.
  • Self-addressed envelope: Self-addressed envelope (20 cm x 12 cm)  with postal stamp of Rs.10/- affixed on it.

Submission of the Application Form:
For Offline Application: 
The Application form can be submitted offline by sending them to the following address by means of post:
                                     Jagdish Bose National Science Talent Search
                                     1300 Rajdanga Main Road,
                                     Kasba, Kolkatta-700 107

JBNSTS online application:
Application Form: 
In the case of online application, the application form needs to be filled on the official website of JBNSTS
Application Fee: The Candidates are required to pay the examination fee of Rs.100 by credit card/ debit card/ net banking or by the means of SBI Challan.
Documents: In order to complete the application, the following documents are required to be uploaded to complete the application form:

  • Photograph
  • Signature
  • Documents of Class 10: Scanned copy of Class 10 mark sheet in pdf format.
  • Proof of class 11 admission: Scanned copy of library card/ Identity card or fee receipt (in pdf format) as a proof of admission in class 11.

Submission of online application: Completing the online application form and making the payment of the application fee is itself enough to complete the submission of the application form.




Jagdish Bose National Science Talent Saerch
1300 Rajdanga Main Road,
Kolkatta-700 107


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