To get INSPIRE you should be a fresher i.e. passed XII in 2020 and please refer to http://online-inspire.gov.in/Account/FAQ for the other eligibility criteria

For Continuation of Scholarship:

  • You need to consistently perform better and secure a minimum CGPA ≥ of 7.0 (on a 10-point scale).
  • If you have failed or secured a CGPA score of less than 7.0 (on a 10-point scale) the scholarship for that academic year shall be forfeited. The scholarship will be resumed in the next year only if your academic performance is satisfactory.