Grant of Additional Scholarship to ST Students for Higher Studies - Andaman and Nicobar 2022-23

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EligibilityST students studying in Graduation and above
AwardINR 1,000 per month

About the Program


Last Updated On : 01-02-2023   Posted By : Rincy Kaur

Grant of Additional Scholarship to ST Students for Higher Studies - Andaman and Nicobar 2022-23 is an initiative of the Directorate Tribal Welfare, Andaman and Nicobar Administration to provide financial aid to ST category students who are pursuing graduation and above. The selected candidates will receive INR 1,000 per month.

  • Grant of Additional Scholarship to ST Students for Higher Studies - Andaman and Nicobar 2022-23

    To be eligible for this scholarship, an applicant must -

    • belong to Schedule Tribe (ST) category
    • be a domicile of Andaman and Nicobar Island
    • be pursuing higher studies as a regular and full-time student 
    • be enrolled in a Post-Senior Secondary course, Graduate/Post Graduate courses (leading to Diploma/ Degree), Doctoral and PostDoctoral courses in any of the Government recognized Institutions and/or AICTE/UGC approved, or equivalent institutions, anywhere in the country

    The selected scholars will receive a scholarship of INR 1,000 per month.

    • Marksheet/Degree
    • Schedule Tribe (ST) Certificate
    • Front Page of Saving Bank Account Passbook
    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship through the following steps -

    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' link below. 
    Step 2: Navigate to 'Applicant Corner'and click on 'New Registration'.
    Step 3: Now click on 'Click here for other Scholarship Schemes hosted on NSP for AY 2022-23'.
    Step 4: Read the guidelines carefully, select the undertaking, and 'Continue'
    Step 5: Select the state of domicile, scholarship category (Pre Matric), scheme type (scholarship scheme), gender, and write the applicant's name, date of birth, mobile number, and email ID.
    Step 6: Provide the bank details (Bank name, IFSC Code, Account Number)
    Step 7: Select Aadhaar or Bank Account Number as identification detail and click on the 'Register' button.
    Step 8: The mobile number will be verified and an OTP will be generated.
    Step 9: Now, log in using OTP and fill out the application form.
    Step 10: After successful submission of the application form, an application ID and password will be generated which can be used for future references.

    NoteAll the applicants are advised to fill the form correctly, no changes can be made once submitted. The applicants are also advised to fill in only one application as multiple applications will cancel the form.

Important Dates

Scholarship Closing Date: 15th February 2023 

Selection Criteria

The candidates will be selected based on the fulfilment of the eligibility criteria. 

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Terms and Conditions
  • The additional scholarship will be payable for ten months in an academic session.
  • The additional scholarship money will be directly released to the bank account of the beneficiaries by the Directorate of Tribal Welfare.
  • Students who fail to clear Bachelor courses in Arts/Science/Commerce for which they had been awarded this additional scholarship, and join any other recognized Professional or Technical certificate/Diploma/ Degree courses will be awarded an additional scholarship if they are otherwise eligible.
  • Students who after passing one stage of education are studying in the same stage of education but in a different subject, e.g. B.Sc after B.A. or B.Com after B.A or, M.A in a subject after pursuing M.A or its equivalent in another subject, etc, will not be eligible.
  • Students who have completed their educational career in one professional course and are applying for another professional course, eg. LLB after B.T/B.Ed etc. will not be eligible for this scholarship.
  • Students pursing Postgraduate courses in Medicine will be eligible for this scholarship provided they are not allowed to practice during the period of their course.


Note - For more details, kindly go through the 'Scholarship Details'.

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by August, 2023. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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