All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) invites applications for Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS) 2019-20 from students in J&K. Launched in the academic year 2011-12, the scholarship aims to support the youth of J&K in pursuing higher education outside the state. It facilitates the access of quality education to students so as to equip them with knowledge, skills, experience and training for higher academic level/profession. Students selected for PMSSS can benefit from a scholarship of up to INR 3 lakh per annum along with other grants. PMSSS is a merit-based scholarship for the J&K youth only.