Post-Matric Scholarship to SC/ST Students, West Bengal 2022-23

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EligibilitySC/ST students of Class 11 to Postgraduation
AwardMaintenance allowance

About the Program


Last Updated On : 02-02-2023   Posted By : Salma

Post-Matric Scholarship to SC/ST Students, West Bengal 2022-23 is an initiative by the Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal for SC/ST students of Class 11 to postgraduation level. The objective of the scheme is to provide financial assistance to the SC/ST students studying at post matriculation or post-secondary stages to enable them to complete their education. The selected candidates will receive variable awards.

  • Post-Matric Scholarship to SC/ST Students, West Bengal 2022-23

    To be eligible for the scholarship, a candidate must-

    • be a citizen of West Bengal
    • belong to SC/ST category
    • be a student of class 11/12/Graduation/Postgraduation
    • belong to a family whose income is not more than INR 2.5 lakh per annum

    The selected candidates will receive the awards in the following ways - 



    Course of Study

    Rate of maintenance allowance (Hostellers)

    Rate of maintenance allowance (Day Scholars)



    INR 1,200

    INR 550


    B.Pharm/B.Nursing/L.L.B/Hotel Management / Post Graduate Courses etc

    INR 820

    INR 530


    General courses up to graduate Level

    INR 750

    INR 300


    Classes 11 and 12 in 10+2 system Intermediate courses/ITI/Polytechnic Courses

    INR 750

    INR 230

    • Caste certificate
    • Academic certificates
    • Experience certificates 
    • Marksheets


    How can you apply?

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

    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button.
    Step 2: Click on 'Student's Registration' to proceed.
    Step 3: Choose the district where the institute is located.
    Step 4: Fill in all the necessary details.
    Step 5: Attach all the required documents.
    Step 6: Finally, submit the form.

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 28th February 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 May, 2023. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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