Post-Matric Scholarship to SC/ST Students, West Bengal 2019-20

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Last updated on: 19-Jul-2019
EligibilitySC/ST students of class 11 to post graduation
AwardMultiple awards

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by June, 2020. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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About the Program

The Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal invites applications for Post-Matric Scholarship to SC/ST Students, West Bengal 2019-20 from 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.

  • Post-Matric Scholarship to SC/ST Students, West Bengal 2019-20 DeadlineClosed

    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/Post Graduation.
    • Belong to a family whose income is not more than INR 2.50 Lakhs per annum.


    Course of Study

    Rate of maintenance allowance (Hostellers)

    Rate of maintenance allowance (Day Scholars)



    INR 1200

    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


    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship through following steps -
    Step 1: Go to the official site.
    Step 2: Click on the ‘student registration tab’.
    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
  • Online application start date: 3rd June 2019.
  • Tentative deadline (subject to revision from source): 31 October 2019
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