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Post Matric Scholarship Scheme For SC and OBC, Chandigarh 2017-18

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  • Eligibility: Class 11 to graduates
  • Benefits: Maintenance and other allowances
Deadline

30-09-2017

DESCRIPTION

Education Department, Chandigarh Administration has decided to give Post Matric Scholarships to students belonging to SC and OBC community who are the permanent resident of UT, Chandigarh for studies in India under the Government of India Scheme.The scholarship will be open to Indian nationals belonging to SCs and OBCs as notified by the Central Government/State Government/ UT Administration. 

CONTACT ADDRESS

Sh. Rakesh Kumar Popli, PCS, Director Higher Education, 3rd Floor, Deluxe Building, Sector-9, UT Chandigarh- 160017, Phone: 0172-2747275, Email: dhe-chd@nic.in

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

In order to apply, an applicant must -

  • Belong to SC or OBC community.
  • A permanent resident of UT, Chandigarh.
  • Be pursuing post matriculation or post secondary courses.
  • Students pursuing post graduate courses in medicine will be eligible if they are not allowed to practice during the period of their course.
  • Students who pursue their studies through correspondence courses are also eligible. The term correspondence includes distant and continues education.
  • Students whose income combined with the income of their parents/guardians does not exceed Rs.1,00,000/- per annum shall be eligible for a post-matric scholarship to the extent of reimbursement of all compulsorily payable non-refundable fees (in case of OBC candidate).
  • Students whose income combined with the income of their parents/guardians does not exceed Rs.2,50,000/- per annum shall be eligible for a post-matric scholarship to the extent of reimbursement of all compulsorily payable non-refundable fees.(in case of SC candidate).

Note-Students studying in Class of the Higher Secondary School courses or the XII class of the multi purpose High School not be eligible for it being a continuous school course. However, in cases, where tenth class examination of such courses is treated as equivalent to Matriculation and students who after passing tenth class join other courses, such students will be treated as post- matric students and will be eligible for the award of scholarship.

Following are the steps to apply for SC students-

Step 1- Click here to get the application form.
Step 2- Fill in all the details after reading the Regulations of the Scheme.
Step 3- Submit the application duly completed to the authority prescribed for this purpose by the Government of the State/Union Territory to which the applicant actually belongs/permanently settled, before the last date prescribed by that authority for receipt of these applications. 

Following are the steps to apply for OBC students-

Step 1- Click here to get the application form.
Step 2- Fill in all the details after reading the Regulations of the Scheme.
Step 3- Submit the application duly completed to the authority prescribed for this purpose by the Government of the State/Union Territory to which an applicant actually belongs/permanently settled, before the last date prescribed by that authority for receipt of these applications. 

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