UPSC Pathshala offers scholarships to bright and deserving candidates based on their academic record and financial status.
Worth of scholarships
Scholarship is awarded on merit cum means basis. It is for the deserving and sincere students who cannot afford the course due to financial constraints.
If you have done well previously, then yes, it will help you. But that doesn't mean that poor performance in UPSC will be a disadvantage for you.
Yes. If awarded an scholarship, you will have to provide your documents to us. Failure in doing so will lead to termination of your course.