PRERANA is a post-matric scholarship portal implemented by the ST & SC Development and Minority & Other Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of Odisha. Started with the main objective to give financial assistance to economically weaker students of the state, PRERANA aims to ease the processes related to scholarship applications and timely payment of scholarship amount to eligible students’ bank account.
Given below are some of the key functions the online scholarship portal:
PRERANA, an e-scholarship portal, hosts certain scholarship schemes for students studying at post-matriculation level. These students belong to ST, SC, OBC, SEBC and economically backward classes of Odisha. Find below the list of scholarships that can be applied by applicants through the government portal – PRERANA.
|S.No.||Scholarship Name||Application Period||Awards|
|1.||Post-matric Scholarship for SC||August-October||Actual tuition fee/course fee, admission fee, library & sports fee and maintenance allowance of up to INR 550 for day scholars & INR 1200 for hostellers |
|2.||Post-matric Scholarship for ST||August-October||Actual tuition fee/course fee, admission fee, library & sports fee and maintenance allowance of up to INR 550 for day scholars & INR 1200 for hostellers |
|3||Post-matric Scholarship for OBC/SEBC||August-October||Actual tuition fee/course fee, admission fee, library & sports fee and maintenance allowance of up to INR 350 for day scholars & INR 750 for hostellers |
|4.||Post-matric Scholarship for EBC||August-October||Actual tuition fee/course fee, admission fee, library & sports fee and maintenance allowance of up to INR 350 for day scholars & INR 750 for hostellers |
If you are an aspiring candidate who is eligible and wishes to apply for the PRERANA Scholarships in the year 2018, apply by 15 October 2018. Find below the detailed dateline to apply for scholarships in 2018.
|Fresh Application|| |
|1.||Last date for online submission of applications||15 October 2018||15 October 2018|
|2.||Last date to submit the signed printout of applications||31 October 2018||31 October 2018|
|3.||Last date for verification and forwarding of online applications by institutes to the concerned DWOs||12 November 2018||12 November 2018|
|4.||Last date for online sanction of Applications by the DWOs||30 November 2018||30 November 2018|
The post-matriculation scholarships listed on PRERANA can be applied by candidates belonging to the state of Odisha. Also, one key component in eligibility criteria is that the candidates must be pursuing studies at the post-matric level in any of the courses mentioned under Group I, II, III & IV.
Group I: Graduate/Postgraduate level courses in engineering, medical, agriculture and veterinary. Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) course, PG diploma course in management & medicine, courses related to Accountancy M.Phil., Ph.D. and postdoctoral programme (D. Lit, D.Sc. etc), LLM
Group II: Graduate/Postgraduate courses leading to degree, diploma certification areas like pharmacy, nursing, paramedical, LLB, mass communication, hotel management, interior decoration, etc. PG courses like MA, M.Sc., M.Com., M.Ed., M.Pharma, etc.
Group III: +3 courses
Group IV: +2, ITI, 3-year diploma & 2 years vocational courses
Given below is the detailed eligibility criteria that a student needs to fulfill before applying for the scholarship.
|S.No.||Scholarship Name||Eligibility Conditions|
|1.||Post-matric Scholarship for SC|| |
|2.||Post-matric Scholarship for ST|| |
|3.||Post-matric Scholarship for OBC/SEBC|| |
|4.||Post-matric Scholarship for EBC|| |
The candidates wishing to avail the benefits of PRERANA scholarships can only apply online for the scholarships. Being an online scholarship portal, PRERANA has made the application process easier and simpler for students. Given below is a detailed description of how to apply for these scholarships.
|S.No.||Scholarship Name||How to apply?|
|1.||Post-matric Scholarship for SC||Apply online through PRERANA (Post Matric Scholarship Registration Release and Network Automation) Scholarship Portal. |
|2.||Post-matric Scholarship for ST||Apply online through PRERANA (Post Matric Scholarship Registration Release and Network Automation) Scholarship Portal. |
|3.||Post-matric Scholarship for OBC/SEBC||Apply online through PRERANA (Post Matric Scholarship Registration Release and Network Automation) Scholarship Portal. |
|4.||Post-matric Scholarship for EBC||Apply online through PRERANA (Post Matric Scholarship Registration Release and Network Automation) Scholarship Portal. |
The candidates willing to apply for PRERANA scholarships need to keep with them the scanned copies of some documents. These documents are uploaded by the applicants while filling the scholarship form online. Find below the list of documents to be uploaded:
After knowing about the eligibility criteria, application dateline, application process and rewards, applicants must keep in mind a few terms and conditions while applying for the scholarships. Given below are some important rules and regulations to be considered by the candidates:
In case of any query or any problem faced by the applicant while application submission, he/she can contact the District Welfare Officer of the concerned district through the email ID mentioned below:
Also read: National Scholarship Portal
This post was last modified on September 21, 2018, 4:41 pm
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