"The objective of the R.D. BIRLA Scholarship Exam is to identify young talents and support their dream of achieving the next level of academic excellence."

Registration For 2020 Scholarship Exams Are Over. 2021 Exam Registrations Will Start From Mid Of March 2021


  • The scholarship exam tests the higher order thinking skills from the fields of Science & Mathematics.

  • The scholarship exam will consist of only one exam paper.

  • Top performers selected from the National Level category will be awarded scholarship worth Rs. 1,00,000 (maximum).

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Modes of Exam

Due to the pandemic, the exam will be conducted keeping in mind the safety of the participants. The R.D. BIRLA Scholarship Exam team is conducting the exam in two different modes.

Online Mode: India’s first scholarship exam at the safety of your home

The Online Test will be conducted in a proctored environment while maintaining the authenticity and reliability of the prestigious test.

At the Exam Centers

The candidate has to report at the allotted exam center on the scheduled date and time to appear for the exam.

Eligibility Criterion

  • Students from grades 1 to 10 of all recognised education boards in India can participate in this exam.
  • Exam Date : 24th November 2021

Awards, Medals, and Certificates

Awards Zonal Level National Level
1st Prize Rs. 2000 Rs. 5000
2nd Prize Rs. 1500 Rs. 3500
3rd Prize Rs. 1000 Rs. 2500
*For each grade.


Scholarship Levels Scholarship Amount
Brainiacs Rs. 1,00,000
Super Genius Rs. 75,000
Genius Rs. 50,000
*For selected students across all grades.