Post Matric Scholarship for ST Students - Andaman and Nicobar 2022-23

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EligibilityST students of Class 11 and above
AwardMaintenance allowance and other benefits

About the Program


Last Updated On : 06-03-2023   Posted By : Rincy Kaur

Post Matric Scholarship for ST Students - Andaman and Nicobar 2022-23 is an initiative of the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India for ST to financially support ST students studying in Class 11 and above. The scholarship is applicable for candidates who hold a domicile of Andaman and Nicobar. The key objective of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to ST students studying at post-matriculation or post-secondary level to enable them to complete their education. The selected candidates will receive maintenance allowance and other benefits.

  • Post Matric Scholarship for ST Students - Andaman and Nicobar 2022-23

    To be eligible for this scholarship, an applicant must - 

    • be a domicile of Andaman and Nicobar
    • belong to Scheduled Tribe (ST) community
    • be studying at post-matriculation or post-secondary level i.e. Class 11 to Ph.D. level
    • have passed matriculation or higher secondary or any higher examination of a recognized University or Board of Secondary Education 
    • have an annual family income of less than INR 2 lakh

    The selected students will receive the following benefits - 

    • Maintenance allowance
    • Reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees
    • Study tour charges 
    • Thesis typing 
    • Book allowance 
    • Book bank facility 
    • Additional allowances for ST students with disabilities for the complete duration of the course
    • Domicile certificate
    • A passport size photograph
    • Scheduled Tribe certificate duly signed by an authorised Revenue Officer
    • Income declaration, a certificate from the parents/guardians
    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.

    Note - All 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: 08th March 2023

Selection Criteria

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

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Terms and Conditions
  • The scholarship will be provided for studies in India only.
  • The ceiling on age limit for admission as regular students in different classes should be decided by concerned institutions.
  • The students pursuing postgraduate courses in medicine will be eligible if they are not allowed to practice during the period of their course.
  • All children of the same parents/guardians will be entitled to receive the benefits from the scheme.
  • The candidates belonging to one State but studying in another State will be awarded scholarships by the State to which they belong and will submit their applications to the competent authority in that State.


Note - For detailed information, kindly go through the 'Scholarship Guidelines'.

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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