Post Matric Scholarship 2021 – Complete List, Application Period, How to Apply

Post Matric Scholarship scheme is meant to support the education of students studying at post-secondary or post-matriculation level. The students who are looking for financial support to fund their higher education from class 11 to postdoctoral level can apply for a Post Matric Scholarship. The Government of India and other state governments run a number of post-matric scholarships for students belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Other Backward Classes (OBC), Economically Backward Classes (EBC) and Minority community.Scholarship Registration, Find New Scholarship

Which are those scholarships? How many post-matric scholarships are available for the students? Where and when can you apply for them? Get an answer to all these questions in this article. It not only highlights a comprehensive list of all national and state level post-matric scholarships but also provides detailed information on where you can apply for them.

New Scholarship 2019Latest Update: The applications for Post-Matric Scholarships on the National Scholarship Portal are open. The last date to apply for the academic year 2021-22 is 30th November 2021. Read further to know more!

The applications for UP Post-Matric Scholarships are also open. The last date to apply for the academic year 2021-22 is 21st October 2021. Read further to know more!

The application deadline for Post-Matric Scholarships on MahaDBT portal has been extended till 30th September 2021. Read further to know more! 

Post Matric Scholarship – The Complete List

Are you a student pursuing studies at post-matriculation level? If yes, find the best-fit post-matric scholarship for you in the table below. It comprises the complete list of all post-matric scholarships that are run by the central government and the state governments. While the scholarships offered by the central government are applicable nationwide, the state government scholarships are limited to their respective regions. The table hereunder acquaints you with every significant information about different post-matric scholarships including the provider information, tentative application period and the region for which they are applicable.

Detailed List of Post Matric Scholarship

S.No.Scholarship NameRegionProvider NameApplication Period*
1.Post-Matric Scholarships for Students with DisabilitiesAll IndiaDepartment of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of IndiaBetween August and October
2.Post-Matric Scholarships Scheme for MinoritiesAll IndiaMinistry of Minority Affairs, Government of IndiaBetween August and October
3.Financial Assistance for Education of the Wards of Beedi/Cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers – Post-MatricAll IndiaMinistry of Labour and Employment, Government of IndiaBetween August and October
4.Umbrella Scheme for Education of ST Children Post-Matric Scholarships, Arunachal PradeshArunachal PradeshMinistry of Tribal Affairs, Government of IndiaBetween November and December
5.Post-Matric Scholarships for SC Students, AssamAssamMinistry of Tribal Affairs, Government of IndiaBetween December and January
6.Post-Matric Scholarships for ST Students, AssamAssamMinistry of Tribal Affairs, Government of IndiaBetween November and January
7.Post-Matric Scholarships for OBC Students, AssamAssamGovernment of AssamBetween November and January
8.Dr. Ambedkar Post-Matric Scholarships for the EBC Students, ChandigarhChandigarhEducation Department, Chandigarh AdministrationBetween November and December
9.Post-Matric Scholarship for Transgender Students, ChandigarhChandigarhDepartment of Education, Chandigarh AdministrationBetween November and December
10.Post-Matric Scholarships for SC Students, ChandigarhChandigarhDepartment of Education, Chandigarh AdministrationBetween October and November
11.Post-Matric Scholarships for Other Backward Class Students, ChandigarhChandigarhDepartment of Education, Chandigarh AdministrationBetween August and September
12.Post-Matric Scholarships for SC/ST/OBC, ChhattisgarhChhattisgarhDepartment of Tribal and Scheduled Caste, ChhattisgarhBetween December and January
13.Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, DelhiDelhiDepartment for the Welfare of SC/ST/OBC, Government of NCT of DelhiBetween December and February
14.Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students, DelhiDelhiDepartment for the Welfare of SC/ST/OBC, Government of NCT of DelhiBetween December and February
15.Post SSC Scholarship for Girls (NTDNT), GujaratGujaratDepartment of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of GujaratBetween November and December
16.Post SSC Scholarships for Boys (NTDNT) GujaratGujaratDepartment of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of GujaratBetween November and December
17.Post SSC Scholarship for Girls (SEBC), GujaratGujaratDepartment of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of GujaratBetween November and December
18.Post SSC Scholarship for Boys (SEBC), GujaratGujaratDepartment of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of GujaratBetween November and December
19.Umbrella Scheme for Education of ST Students Post-Matric Scholarships, GujaratGujaratDepartment of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of GujaratBetween November and December
20.Post-Matric Scholarships for SC Girl Students, GujaratGujaratDepartment of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of GujaratBetween November and December
21.Post-Matric Scholarships for ST Girl Students, GujaratGujaratDepartment of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of GujaratBetween November and December
22.Post-Matric Scholarships of Government of India for the OBC Students, GujaratGujaratDepartment of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of GujaratBetween November and December
23.Post-Matric Scholarships for Pahari Speaking Students, Jammu and KashmirJammu and KashmirState Advisory Board for the Development of Pahari Speaking People, Government of Jammu and KashmirBetween November and December
24.Post-Matric Scholarships for SC/OBC/EBC/PC/DNT Students, Jammu & KashmirJammu and KashmirDirectorate of Social Welfare Jammu, Government of Jammu and KashmirBetween October and November
25.Post-Matric (Within State) Scholarship, JharkhandJharkhandScheduled Tribe, Scheduled Caste, Minority and Backward Class Welfare Department, Government of JharkhandBetween November and December
26.Post-Matric Scholarships & Other Educational Facilities to SBC students, MaharashtraMaharashtraGovernment of MaharashtraBetween November and January
27.Post-Matric Scholarships to OBC Students, MaharashtraMaharashtraGovernment of MaharashtraBetween November and January
28.Government of India Post-Matric Scholarship, MaharashtraMaharashtraDepartment of Social Justice & Special Assistance, Government of MaharashtraBetween November and January
29.Post-Matric Scholarship to VJNT Students, MaharashtraMaharashtraDepartment of Social Justice & Special Assistance, Government of MaharashtraBetween November and January
30.Post-matric Scholarship for Disabled, MaharashtraMaharashtraDepartment of Social Justice & Special Assistance, Government of MaharashtraBetween November and January
31.Government of India Post-Matric Scholarship for ST, MaharashtraMaharashtraTribal Development Department, Government of MaharashtraBetween November and December
32.Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students, ManipurManipurDirectorate for Welfare of Other Backward Classes and SCs, Government of ManipurBetween September and October
33.Post-Matric Scholarship for EBC Students, ManipurManipurDirectorate for Welfare of Other Backward Classes and SCs, Government of ManipurBetween September and October
34.Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, ManipurManipurDirectorate for Welfare of Other Backward Classes and SCs, Government of ManipurBetween September and October
35.Post-Matric Scholarship for Schedule Tribe Students, NagalandNagalandDepartment of Higher and Technical Education, Government of NagalandBetween June and July
36.PRERANA Post-Matric Scholarship for ST/SC/OBC/SEBC/EBC CommunitiesOdishaGovernment of OdishaBetween October and November
37.Rajasthan Paperless Post-Matric ScholarshipRajasthanDepartment of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of RajasthanBetween July and August
38.Post-Matric Scholarships Scheme for SC, TripuraTripuraGovernment of TripuraBetween November and January
39.Post-Matric Scholarships Scheme for ST, TripuraTripuraGovernment of TripuraBetween November and January
40.Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, TripuraTripuraGovernment of TripuraBetween November and January
41.Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Post-Matric Scholarship for EBC, TripuraTripuraGovernment of TripuraBetween November and January
42.Telangana Post-Matric Scholarship (PMS) for SC/ST/BC/Disabled WelfareTelanganaGovernment of TelanganaBetween October and December
43.Post-Matric Scholarship for ST Students, KarnatakaKarnatakaGovernment of KarnatakaBetween November and December
44.Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, UttarakhandUttarakhandSocial Welfare Department, Government of UttarakhandBetween November and December
45.Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students UttarakhandUttarakhandSocial Welfare Department, Government of UttarakhandBetween November and December
46.Post-Matric Scholarship for ST Students, UttarakhandUttarakhandSocial Welfare Department, Government of UttarakhandBetween November and December
47.Post Matric Scholarship for EBC Students – UttarakhandUttarakhandGovernment of UttarakhandBetween November and December
48.Post-matric (Other than Intermediate) Scholarship for ST, SC, General Category, Uttar PradeshUttar PradeshSocial Welfare Department, Government of Uttar PradeshBetween July and November
49.Post-matric Intermediate Scholarship For ST/SC/General Category, Uttar PradeshUttar PradeshSocial Welfare Department, Government of Uttar PradeshBetween July and November
50.Post-matric (Other Than Intermediate) Scholarship for OBC, Uttar PradeshUttar PradeshSocial Welfare Department, Government of Uttar PradeshBetween July and November
51.Post-matric Intermediate Scholarship for OBC Students, Uttar PradeshUttar PradeshSocial Welfare Department, Government of Uttar PradeshBetween July and November
52.Post-matric Intermediate Scholarship for Minorities, Uttar PradeshUttar PradeshSocial Welfare Department, Government of Uttar PradeshBetween July and November
53.Post-matric (Other Than Intermediate) Scholarship for Minorities, Uttar PradeshUttar PradeshSocial Welfare Department, Government of Uttar PradeshBetween July and November
54.Post-matric Other State Scholarship for ST, SC, General Category, Uttar PradeshUttar PradeshSocial Welfare Department, Government of Uttar PradeshBetween July and November

*The application period mentioned above is tentative and may change on the discretion of the scholarship provider.Scholarship Registration, Get Scholarship Update

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Post Matric Scholarship – How to Apply? 

Each post-matric scholarship has its significant application procedure to follow. Almost every scholarship invites online application from the eligible candidates through their respective portal and websites. Some of the most popular portals where you can apply for these scholarships include National Scholarship Portal (NSP), UP scholarship portal, MP scholarship portal and more. Find below the details of scholarship portals along with the list of scholarships for which you can apply through them.

List of Application Portals for Post Matric Scholarship

S.No.List of Scholarship Portals List of Scholarships
1.National Scholarship Portal (NSP)
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
  • Post-Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities
  • Financial Assistance for Education of the Wards of Beedi/Cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers – Post-Matric
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students, Assam
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for ST Students, Assam
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, Assam
  • Dr. Ambedkar Post-Matric Scholarship for the EBC Students, Chandigarh
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for Transgender Students, Chandigarh
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students, Chandigarh
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for Other Backward Class Students, Chandigarh
  • Post-Matric Scholarships Scheme for SC, Tripura
  • Post-Matric Scholarships Scheme for ST, Tripura
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, Tripura
  • Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Post-Matric Scholarship for EBC, Tripura
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for ST Students, Karnataka
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, Uttarakhand
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students Uttarakhand
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for ST Students, Uttarakhand
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for EBC Students – Uttarakhand
  • Umbrella Scheme for Education of ST Children Post-Matric Scholarship, Arunachal Pradesh
2.UP Scholarship Portal
  • Post-matric (Other than Intermediate) Scholarship for ST, SC, General Category, Uttar Pradesh
  • Post-matric Intermediate Scholarship For ST/SC/General Category, Uttar Pradesh
  • Post-matric (Other Than Intermediate) Scholarship for OBC, Uttar Pradesh
  • Post-matric Intermediate Scholarship for OBC Students, Uttar Pradesh
  • Post-matric Intermediate Scholarship for Minorities, Uttar Pradesh
  • Post-matric (Other Than Intermediate) Scholarship for Minorities, Uttar Pradesh
  • Post-matric Other State Scholarship for ST, SC, General Category, Uttar Pradesh
3.SJE Scholarship Portal, Rajasthan
  • Rajasthan Paperless Post-Matric Scholarship
4.MahaDBT Scholarship Portal, Maharashtra
  • Post-Matric Scholarship & Other Educational Facilities to SBC students, Maharashtra
  • Post-Matric Scholarship to OBC Students, Maharashtra
  • Government of India Post-Matric Scholarship, Maharashtra
  • Post-Matric Scholarship to VJNT Students, Maharashtra
  • Post-matric Scholarship for Disabled, Maharashtra
  • Government of India Post-Matric Scholarship for ST, Maharashtra
5.E-Kalyan Scholarship Portal, Jharkhand
  • Post-Matric (Within State) Scholarship, Jharkhand
6.PRERANA Scholarship Portal, Odisha
  • PRERANA Post-Matric Scholarship for ST/SC/OBC/SEBC/EBC Communities
7.Online Scholarship Management System (OSMS), Manipur
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students, Manipur
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for EBC Students, Manipur
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, Manipur
8.Digital Gujarat Portal
  • Post SSC Scholarship for Girls (NTDNT), Gujarat
  • Post SSC Scholarships for Boys (NTDNT) Gujarat
  • Post SSC Scholarship for Girls (SEBC), Gujarat
  • Post SSC Scholarship for Boys (SEBC), Gujarat
  • Umbrella Scheme for Education of ST Students Post-Matric Scholarship, Gujarat
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Girl Students, Gujarat
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for ST Girl Students, Gujarat
  • Post-Matric Scholarship of Government of India for the OBC Students, Gujarat
9.Delhi Government Portal
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, Delhi
  • Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students, Delhi
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