Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, West Bengal 2023-24

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EligibilityOBC students of Class 11 to Postgraduation level
AwardA maintenance allowance of INR 750

About the Program


Last Updated On : 28-11-2023   Posted By : Rincy Kaur

Post-Matric Scholarship to OBC Students, West Bengal 2023-24 is an initiative by the Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal for students of Class 11 to postgraduate level. The scheme aims to provide financial assistance to OBC students studying at post-matriculation or post-secondary stages to enable them to complete their education. The selected candidates will receive a maintenance allowance of INR 750.

  • Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students, West Bengal 2023-24

    To be eligible for the scholarship, a candidate must-

    • be a citizen of West Bengal
    • belong to the OBC category
    • be a student of Class 11/12/graduation/postgraduation
    • belong to a family whose income is not more than INR 1 lakh per annum

    The selected candidates will receive the awards as follow along with tuition fee and non-refundable fee (if there are any) - 

    Group Course of Study                       Rate of maintenance allowance
    Hostellers Day scholars
    1 Medical/Engineering/B.Sc(Agri)/M.Phil/P.hd/L.L.M INR 750 INR 350
    2 B.Pharm/B.Nursing/L.L.B/Hotel Management/Postgraduate courses etc. INR 510 INR 335
    3 General courses up to graduate level INR 400 INR 210
    4 Class 11 and 12 in (10+2) system for ITI/intermediate/polytechnic courses INR 260 INR 160
    • Caste certificate
    • Income certificate
    • Academic certificates/marksheets
    • Disability certificate (if required)
    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply for the opportunity by following the below-mentioned steps:
    Step 1:
    Click on the 'Apply Now' button.
    Step 2: Click the 'Register' button and fill in the required registration details. (Note - If already registered, log in using Gmail/Mobile number/Email Id)
    Step 3: Navigate to 'Student's Registration' at the top of the dashboard.
    Step 4: Choose the district where the institute is located.
    Step 5: Fill in all the necessary details, upload the required documents and submit the form.

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 15th December 2023

Selection Criteria

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

Important documents

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by August, 2024. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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