Bhaskar Scholarship | Bhaskar Genius Scholarship Awards 2010

A. About Scholarship
B. Prizes
C. How to Apply
1.Independent Registration
2.Registration through Schools
E. SELECTION Procedure

About Scholarship

India’s leading media group, Dainik Bhaskar and Learn-By-Fun presents the Bhaskar Genius Scholarship Awards, 2009 – 2010 for encouraging students with talent to come up front and prove themselves. This scholarship gives a chance to meritorious students from class I to class XII of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh to win scholarships worth 25 Lakhs.

India’s leading daily, which also boasts the largest readership; the Bhaskar Group undertakes various social responsibilities, especially towards student’s welfare and education. Sanskar Valley, Bhaskar’s very own school of international repute stands as a leading example towards this selfless cause.

After successfully running a similar scholarship programme in Rajasthan, the Bhaskar Group gives a chance to the students of MP and CG to prove their mettle. Dainik Bhaskar is confident that all the educational institutes of the twin States will walk hand in hand to make this mission a great success.

This scholarship programme is for student’s form class I to Class XII which is further divided into primary, middle and secondary. Bhaskar invites you to be part of a mission called the “BHASKAR GENIUS SCHOLARSHIP 2009 – 2010”.



Hard work not only pays off but also pays of in a big way. Participate in this unique scholarship programme and you stand a chance to win hundreds of scholarships, not just one or two. In this programme organized by Dainik Bhaskar students from class 1 to 12 will receive various prizes at district and state level. Apart from the main prizes there are various consolation prizes to be won.

Genius I
Genius II
Genius III
Consolation Prizes
No. of Prizes
Primary Group
Class 1st
2100 Each
Class 2nd
2100 Each
Class 3rd
2100 Each
Class 4th
2100 Each
Class 5th
2100 Each
Middle Group
Class 6th
3100 Each
Class 7th
3100 Each
Class 8th
3100 Each
Secondary Group
Class 9th
5100 Each
Class 10th
5100 Each
Class 11th
5100 Each
Class 12th
5100 Each


To make this activity a grand success, we seek full contribution and help form all the schools around MP and CG. We also understand that we would require the expertise and experience of education professionals like you. We have come up with special prizes for schools to ensure full cooperation and contribution.

* Special prize for the school with highest number of entries
* Special prize for school securing highest average percentile (minimum 20 entries)
* Special prize for school achieving highest rank
* Many more special prizes

How to Apply

Independent Registration

Individual students can apply independently or through his or her school. Entries from students applying independently shall not be included in the entries from students enrolling through their schools. However we would suggest that your entries are routed through schools.


* Availability of Application Forms
* Application Fee for various groups & Payment Modes
* Registration through authorized cyber cafes
* Instructions on filling up the form
* Form Submission Centers
* Terms & Conditions

Availability of Application Forms-
Publication in Dainik Bhaskar:

Application Forms shall be published in Dainik Bhaskar across all its editions in Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh. The form is scheduled to appear on November 20th, 2009. Students can register by duly filling up the original or a photocopy of the form.

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You can download the form from here, print it and submit it at one of the Bhaskar Collection Centers.

Online Submission:
Simply log on to and click the student registration block and fill up the form.

Application Fee for various groups-All applications should accompany an Application Fee as follows:

The registration Fee for the Examination:
Class 1 to Class 5 (GROUP A) – Rs.250/-
Class 6 to Class 8 (GROUP B) – Rs.350/-
Class 9 to Class 12 (GROUP C) – Rs.450/-

Payment Modes:
Offline with Paper Application:

Cash Payment at Bhaskar Office or Authorised Cyber Cafe.
Demand Draft in favour of DB Corp Ltd, payable at Indore.

Online Submission

The payment of will have to be made either by credit/ debit card or by furnishing details of the demand draft.

Registration through authorized cyber cafes –
Dainik Bhaskar has authorized various cyber cafes for your convenience. Your child can register through these cyber cafes. Registration fee/ DD shall be payable to the cyber cafe. The list of authorized cyber cafes is available on

On completion of the above mentioned formalities the admit card shall be send by post to the address of the student. Students can also get on line prints of their admit card. The admit cards shall be made available by the last week of March or the first week of April. In case you do not receive you admit card you are required to produce your receipt and a valid photo ID.

School Registrations

Dainik Bhaskar invites Schools to be a special participant in the Bhaskar Genius Scholarship Awards. As mentors & guides to the students, Schools’ role becomes important in the path to success for their students. As program members, Schools will recieve special attention from Dainik Bhaskar, may it be scrutiny of Application Forms, delivery of Admit Cards and delivery of Results. Moreover, Schools.

* Online Registration through form available online(
* Registration through Dainik Bhaskar executives

Registration through the scholarship form available online(

Please register on our portal for detailed directions. Schools registering online shall be able to complete registration of students online and make a lumpsum payment of the Application money. The school will also be able to download Admit Cards, Results etc from the website. The biggest bonus for the schools will be the final analysis of its standing on the state level with Studentwise analysis of the result.

Registration through the scholarship form that will appear in Dainik Bhaskar Newspaper-

Students shall fill the form and submit the cash to the school. The school can call the Bhaskar representative and handover the forms with a duly signed letter from the principal a demand draft of the consolidated amount. For 50 plus registrations please feel free to call the representative to help you with online submissions.

Registration through Dainik Bhaskar executives-

Should you need assistance of a Dainik Bhaskar executive for registration you can contact Neeraj Dwivedi, +91 97131 48155. Our executives will help in providing and filling up forms. After completion of the formalities of filling up the forms and payments our executives will visit your school office and collect the required documents. You are also required to submit the list of the students to our executive. You are required to use the special envelope provided by Bhaskar to make all submissions. The admit cards shall be made available by the lat week of December or the first week of January. In case you do not receive you admit card you are required to produce your receipt and a valid photo ID.


Independent Registration | Registration through Schools
Marking Scheme

Bhaskar Genius Scholarship Awards

Final Test

* Participant would need to come to the test-venue at least two hours in advance, at his/her own cost.
* The test would be administered in English & Hindi language only.
* Dainik Bhaskar will try to hold the written test in maximum cities, however the selection of cities as centers will depend on the number of finalists from that city, subject to the discretion of the management
* The participant needs to present the valid Admit Card, Receipt Number or Acknowledgement Receipt (either one of them) to appear for the written test
* The student may be disqualified at any stage of this scholarship process, even after the disbursal of the scholarship money, in case it is found that information / documents submitted were false.
* In case of any disputes, the decision of the management will be final and binding

Scholarship Distribution

* Winners would be decided solely on the basis of merit list generated by Dainik
* All decisions by Dainik Bhaskar regarding the Genius Scholarship program shall be final and binding. No correspondence will be entertained in this connection
* The scholarships are non-transferable and any government levies / taxes arising out of the same will have to be borne by the participant
* Only Participants who takes the written test is eligible for a certificate


* Participation in Genius Scholarship program is not linked to purchase of any product or service from either Dainik Bhaskar or any of its associates/ agencies/ alliance partners promoting this program
* Dainik Bhaskar will not be responsible for any postal / courier delays
* Any dispute arising out of this program shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of competent Courts in Indore, irrespective of whether Courts in other areas have concurrent or similar Jurisdiction, unless stated otherwise elsewhere in the terms and conditions. The existence of a dispute, if any, shall not constitute a claim to Dainik Bhaskar
* Dainik Bhaskar reserves the right at anytime, without prior notice to add, alter, modify, change or vary all or any of these terms and conditions or to replace wholly or in part, the above program by other program, whether similar to above program or not, or to withdraw it altogether
* Nothing herein amounts to a commitment by Dainik Bhaskar to conduct further, similar or other programs
* The participants will not hold Dainik Bhaskar responsible for, or liable for, any actions, claims, demands, losses, damages, costs, charges and expenses which a participant may suffer, sustain or incur by way of above scholarship program
* Dainik Bhaskar reserves the right to approach participants/parents for Marketing purposes through Telephone / Mobile / SMS / Email by the bank / its agents
* Dainik Bhaskar would not be liable or held responsible for any lack or lapse in any communication on account of failure or delay by any of the Internet, Telecom, SMS & E-mails service provider
* Fees collected for multiple / duplicate application will not be refunded
* The loss of blank or completed exam papers / answer sheets due to any reason beyond our control would require a re-examination.
* Only students currently studying in the states of MP and CG can participate
* The parent / guardian is aware of the risks of participation and has entered the child in the event fully knowing the ability of the child to manage the requirements of the event

* In the event of any natural or other calamity, or for any unforeseen reasons, the test dates are required to be rescheduled, the students will be communicated through e-mail and an advertisement for such rescheduling will be published in the local newspaper.
* In the event of tie between 2 or more students after considering the scores for written test, the winner will be decided on the basis of tie breaker questions.
* If the scores are tied even after considering the preferences, prize monies will be distributed amongst the students.
* Dainik Bhaskar will not be responsible for any postal / courier delays or losses

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