Oasis Scholarship 2022 – A Dedicated Scholarship Portal for West Bengal Students, New Rule for SC Students

Oasis scholarship portal is a one-stop online scholarship portal for all the scholarships that are available for students of SC, ST and OBC categories. Run by the Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal, the portal enlists both pre-matric and post-matric scholarships for the students who are residents of this state. The key objective behind introducing this Oasis scholarship portal is to create a dedicated online system for filling the application and managing scholarships offered by the government.

This article covers every significant detail about the Oasis scholarship, thereby helping students know all its relevant features and benefits. The below information includes key information like the scholarships listed on the portal, eligibility, rewards, application process, renewal process and more.

LATEST OASIS SCHOLARSHIP STATUS:

  • Online application for the OASIS scholarship has started on 10th May 2022 for the 2022-23 session.
  • As of now, no application deadline has been posted. However, the OASIS application process is expected to remain open for 4 to 5 months (tentative).
  • A new rule has been implemented for SC (Scheduled Caste) students who are planning to apply for the OASIS scholarship 2022-23. Read further to know more.
Oasis Scholarship 2022-23 - Latest update
Oasis Scholarship 2022-23 – Latest update

Oasis Scholarship Portal – Key Scholarships 

Which are the scholarships that are covered in the Oasis scholarship? When can students apply for those scholarships? Find answers to all such questions in the table given below. It contains the list of all scholarships that are available on the Oasis scholarship portal. Be a school or college student, one can find the suitable scholarship to fund their higher education in West Bengal.

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List of Key Oasis Scholarships
S.No.Scholarship nameProviderApplication deadline*
1.
Pre-matric scholarship for SC students
Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West BengalTo be announced
2.
Pre-matric scholarship for ST students
Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West BengalTo be announced
3.
Post-matric scholarship for SC/ST students
Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West BengalTo be announced
4.
Post-matric scholarship for OBC students
Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West BengalTo be announced

*The application period mentioned above is tentative, which may change at the discretion of the scholarship provider.

Oasis Scholarship – Eligibility

What are the eligibility conditions that students need to fulfil while applying for any of the Oasis scholarships? This is an obvious question whose answer students look for everywhere. One of the major eligibilities that students need to fulfil to get these scholarships is that they should be permanent residents of the state or hold its domicile.  Besides this, there are several other criteria that students need to fulfil, which are mentioned hereunder.

Eligibility Criteria for Oasis Scholarship
S.No.Scholarship nameEligibility
1.
Pre-matric scholarship for SC students
  • One should be a student of class 9th and 10th and belong to the SC category.
  • The family/guardian income should not be more than INR 2 Lakh per annum from all sources.
2.
Pre-matric scholarship for ST students
  • A student must belong to the ST category.
  • Students of class 9th and 10th are eligible to apply.
  • The annual family/guardian income should not be more than INR 2 Lakh from all sources.
3.
Post-matric scholarship for SC/ST students
  • The applicant should be studying at the post-secondary or post-matriculation level and belong to SC/ST category.
  • The annual income of parents/guardians should not be more than INR 2.5 Lakh from all sources.
4.
Post-matric scholarship for OBC students
  • The applicant should be studying at the post-secondary level and belong to the OBC category.
  • The annual income of the family/guardian from all sources should not be more than INR 1 Lakh.

Note: All the above-given scholarships are applicable only to students who have a domicile in West Bengal.

Oasis Scholarship – Rewards

The rewards that students receive through Oasis scholarships are variable and are majorly dependent upon the class in which they are currently studying. Of course, their academic merit and financial need have a crucial role in the selection procedure. However, the amount of scholarship that they receive varies from class to class. Below is a detailed structure of scholarship rewards that applicants can win through the Oasis scholarship.

The scholarship amount is disbursed only if the students’ applications are successfully verified by PO or DWOs.

Detailed rewards of Oasis scholarships

S.No.Scholarship nameReward for Day ScholarsReward for Hostellers
1.Pre-matric scholarship for SC studentsINR 150 per month for 10 months + Adhoc grant of INR 750 per annumINR 750 per month for 10 months + Adhoc grant of INR 1,000 per annum.
2.Pre-matric scholarship for ST studentsINR 150 per month for 10 months + Adhoc grant of INR 750 per annumINR 750 per month for 10 months + Adhoc grant of INR 1,000 per annum.
3.Post-matric scholarship for SC/ST studentsMaintenance allowance of up to INR 550 per monthMaintenance allowance of up to INR 1200 per month
For medical/ engineering/ BSc (Agri)/ MPhil/ PhD/ LLM studentsINR 550 per monthINR 1,200 per month
For B.Pharm/ LLB/ B.Nursing/ PG/ Hotel Management courses etc.INR 530 per monthINR 820 per month
For general courses up to graduate levelINR 300 per monthINR 750 per month
For students of class 11th and 12th in 10+2 system intermediate courses/ Polytechnic/ ITI coursesINR 230 per monthINR 750 per month
4.Post-matric scholarship for OBC studentsMaintenance allowance of up to INR 350 per monthMaintenance allowance of up to INR 750 per month
For medical/ engineering/ BSc (Agri)/ MPhil/ PhD/ LLM studentsINR 350 per monthINR 750 per month
For B.Pharm/ LLB/ B.Nursing/ PG/ Hotel Management courses etc.INR 335 per monthINR 510 per month
For general courses up to graduate levelINR 210 per monthINR 400 per month
For students of class 11th and 12th in 10+2 system intermediate courses/ Polytechnic/ ITI coursesINR 160 per monthINR 260 per month

Oasis Scholarship – Application Process

What are the steps to be followed to apply through the Oasis scholarship portal? Irrespective of the scholarship students want to apply for, get step-by-step details of the application process hereunder –

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Application Process for ST and OBC Students

Step 1: Registering with Oasis scholarship

Oasis Scholarship 2022-23 - Student Corner
Oasis Scholarship 2022-23 – Student Corner
  • Click on “Student’s registration” in the students’ corner.
  • Choose the district where the institution is based.
  • A page for verification of the caste certificate will appear. Fill in all details and click on submit.
  • Once the caste certificate is verified, candidates will be directed to the online registration page. Fill in all mandatory fields and click on submit.

Step 2: Oasis login to complete the application

  • Once candidates are registered successfully, they can download their permanent user id/application number and password through the “Download login information/acknowledgement slip” button.
  • Click on the “Login Now” button using the application number/user id and password.
  • Once logged in, they have to fill in their further details and bank information carefully and click on the ‘Save and Proceed’ tab.

Step 3: Verifying and Locking of Oasis application

Once candidates have filled all their information in the application form, they can click on the “Verify and Lock” button to lock all the information filled.

Note: Once candidates have locked the information filled, they cannot make any changes further. So, make sure to enter the correct information in the application form.

Step 4: Print the application

After successful locking of the application form, click on the “Download Application Form” button to get the computer-generated copy of the filled-in application form.

Step 5: Submission of printed application

Submit the printed copy of the duly-filled application form along with the copies of all supporting documents to the concerned BDO (Block Development Officer) for the Block area or PO cum DWO for municipality corporation.

The documents to be submitted are –

  • Recent stamp-sized photograph
  • Attested copy of caste certificate/acknowledgement slip
  • Attested copy of mark sheets and certificates of the last examination passed

 

Application Process for SC Students

It is mandatory for Schedule Caste (SC) students to complete this additional step first and then navigate towards the OASIS scholarship portal.

Step 1: Registering on National Scholarship Portal

  • Click on Register for Pre-Matric or Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme only for SC Students to get a unique ID.

  • Read the registration guidelines, check the boxes and click on ‘Continue’.
Guidelines for Registration on Pre-Matric and Post-Matric scholarship scheme for SC students
Guidelines for Registration on Pre-Matric and Post-Matric scholarship scheme for SC students
  • Fill in the registration form and click on the ‘Register’ tab.
Registration for Pre-Matric and Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students for AY 2022-23
Registration for Pre-Matric and Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students for AY 2022-23

Latest Guidelines and Rules for Pre-Matric and Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students for AY 2022-23

 

Oasis Scholarship – Renewal Process

If the candidates have already won scholarships through the Oasis scholarship portal in the previous years, they need to renew it every year. For renewal, the application process is slightly different. Candidates can find below the step-by-step description of the renewal process hereunder –

Step 1: Log in to the Oasis scholarship account.

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on the “Renew Scholarship” button in the student’s corner.
  • Login using the registered user id/application number and password.
  • Verify the previously entered details and make changes if required.

Step 2: Renew application

  • Once candidates have verified their already existing information, they can click on the “Renew Application” button.
  • Enter information about the current academic education.
  • Click on the “Renew and Lock application” button.

Note: Once the candidates lock their respective renewal applications, they cannot make a change in any field. So, they should make sure to enter the correct information in every field.

Step 3: Submit the printed application

Once candidates have locked their renewal application, they can download the application form and submit it along with all the supporting documents to the concerned Block Development Office (BDO) for the block area or PO cum DWO for municipality corporation.

The documents to be submitted are –

  • Recent stamp-sized photograph
  • Attested copy of caste certificate/acknowledgement slip
  • Attested copy of mark sheets and certificates of the last examination passed

Oasis scholarship – Application status

The Oasis scholarship portal also offers the provision of tracking the current application status of all its users. Whether the students have applied for a pre-matric scholarship or a post-matric scholarship, one can track their application status online through the portal. Just follow the below given simple steps to track the application status –

  • Visit the official page.
  • Click on the “Track an application” button.
Oasis Scholarship 2022-23 - Track Application
Oasis Scholarship 2022-23 – Track Application
  • Select the district where the current institution is situated.
  • Fill in details like application serial number/user id, applied district and session to track the application.
Oasis Scholarship - Track Application Status
Oasis Scholarship – Track Application Status

Oasis scholarship – Contact details

In case students have any queries or doubts regarding the Oasis scholarship application, scholarship information or any other details, they can directly contact the Oasis helpline number – +91-8420023311.

List of State Scholarship portal are as follows:

Scholarships for Uttar Pradesh
UP Scholarship
Scholarships for Maharashtra
Mahadbt
Post Matric Scholarships disbursements through ePass
Epass Scholarship
Jnanabhumi online portal of Government of Andhra Pradesh
Jnanabhumi
scholarship portal of Jharkhand
E Kalyan Scholarship
Government of Madhya Pradesh, MP scholarships
MP Scholarship
Karnataka education board, ePASS Karnataka
Epass Karnataka Scholarship
TS epass scholarship is offrering by Telangana Govt
Telangana Epass
Scholarship Portal Government of Punjab
Punjab Scholarship
E-Grantz portal, Government of Kerala
E Grantz
Minorities under Government of Karnataka, GOKDOM
Gokdom
Oasis scholarship portal, West Bengal scholarships
Oasis Scholarship
Chhattisgarh Scholarship Portal
CG Scholarship Portal
SJE Rajasthan Scholarship Portal, Government of Rajasthan
SJE Scholarship
Digital Gujarat scholarship, Government of Gujarat.
Gujarat Scholarship
HP ePass scholarship portal, Himachal Pradesh
HP Epass Scholarship
West Bengal Scholarship Schemes, West Bengal
West Bengal Scholarship
Government of Bihar Post-Matric scholarship SC/ST/BC/EBC
Bihar Scholarship
Scholarship for BC, MBC and Minorities, Govt of TamilNadu
TN Scholarship