Prizes and Awards

STaRT comes this year, bestowed with magnanimous prizes and awards that are enhanced in quality, quantity, value and volume.

Adding another category to the already astounding awards, STaRT will give away two types of awards and prizes to the students this year:

STaRT Awards will be given for total 9 Categories (Class 6th to 10th, 11th Mathematics, 11th Biology, 12th Mathematics & 12th Biology).

STaRT Rank Item No of Scholarships Award Money Total Awards Worth
Class VI to IX
AIR 1 Cash Prize 4 50,000 2,00,000
AIR 2 Cash Prize 4 35,000 1,40,000
AIR 3 Cash Prize 4 25,000 1,00,000
AIR 4-10 Cash Prize 28 15,000 4,20,000
AIR 11-20 Cash Prize 40 10,000 4,00,000
AIR 21-50 Cash Prize 120 8,100 9,72,000
AIR 51-100 Cash Prize 200 5,100 10,20,000
AIR 101-150 Cash Prize 200 3,100 6,20,000
Total Prize 600   ₹ 38,72,000

STaRT Rank Item No of Scholarships Award Money Total Awards Worth
Class X to XII
AIR 1 Cash Prize 5 75,000 3,75,000
AIR 2 Cash Prize 5 51,000 2,55,000
AIR 3 Cash Prize 5 31,000 1,55,000
AIR 4-10 Cash Prize 35 21,000 7,35,000
AIR 11-20 Cash Prize 50 11,000 5,50,000
AIR 21-50 Cash Prize 150 9,100 13,65,000
AIR 51-100 Cash Prize 250 7,100 17,75,000
AIR 101-150 Cash Prize 250 3,100 7,75,000
Total Prize 750   ₹ 59,85,000

STaRT State Topper Item Total States Considered Awards Category No of Scholarships Award Money Total Award Worth
State Rank 1 Cash Prize 15 9 135 4100 5,53,500
State Rank 2 Cash Prize 15 9 135 3100 4,18,500
State Rank 3 Cash Prize 15 9 135 2100 2,83,500
Total Prize 405   ₹ 12,55,500

STaRT Test City Topper Item Total Test City Considered Awards Category No of Scholarships Award Money Total Award Worth
Test City Rank 1 Cash Prize 150 9 1350 1100 14,85,000

STaRT School Topper Item Total School Considered Awards Category No of Scholarships Award Money Total Award Worth
Rank 1 Cash Prize 200 9 1800 1100 19,80,000

*Terms & Conditions apply:

  • 1. In case any student wins more than one award from above categories, he/she will be entitled for any one Award of higher worth only.
  • 2. State and Test Centre Topper Award is valid only if participation is 100 students in each category (one or more category).
  • 3. School Topper is valid with minimum participation of 25 students in each category (one or more category).
  • 4. Tie Breaker: In case of more than one participating student secures equal aggregate marks in STaRT Exam then a higher rank shall be given by comparing scores individually in the subjects in decreasing priority order of:
    • Mathematics, General Science (P,C,B), Mental Ability for Class 6th to 10th
    • Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry for Class 11th & 12th Mathematics Stream.
    • Biology, Physics, Chemistry for Class 11th & 12th Biology Stream.
    • If individual scores in all the subjects are also equal then the student younger age wise shall be given higher (better) rank.
  • 5. Award/Prize Money will be transferred directly in Student’s Bank Account. In case, Student doesn’t have his/her own bank account, Amount can be transferred in Parent’s account only.
  • 6. Students or Parents has to do Paytm Payment Bank KYC. The process will be executed by Paytm team in school. KYC is mandatory for STaRT applicants.
  • 7. Students using unfair means to enhance the performance will be disqualified from STaRT & future editions of the event. The refund of participation fee etc. shall not be applicable in this case.
  • 8. All the prizes are non-transferable in terms of person or prize title.
  • 9. A lower class student can participate for higher class but higher class student can not participate for lower class.
  • 10. Registration fee for STaRT in Non-refundable.
  • 11. It is must to attend the felicitation function to claim the prizes for Top 10 students . Felicitation function dates will be communicated along with the result.