Post Matric Stipend Under Talent Support Program 2017-18

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Last updated on: 06-Oct-2017
EligibilityClass 11 to Ph.D.
AwardUp to INR 4,900

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About the Program

The West Bengal Minorities' Development and Finance Corporation has announced the Post Matric Stipend Under Talent Support Program 2017-18 for the students of minority communities who are domicile of West Bengal.

  • Post Matric Stipend Under Talent Support Program 2017-18 DeadlineClosed

    In order to be eligible for this scholarship, an applicant must-

    • Belong to minority community (Muslim/Christian/Buddhist/Sikh/Parsi/Jain).
    • Be a citizen of India and domicile of West Bengal.
    • From Class 11 to Ph.D.
    • Have passed his/her last final examination with less than 50% marks in the last Board/University examination. Note- Students securing more than 50% marks in the last examination are not eligible.
    • Not have the annual family income of parents/guardian greater than INR 2 lakhs.


    • The stipend is awarded once in a year.
    • Students pursuing regular courses of study are  only eligible for this scholarship. Note- Students of distance learning mode are not eligible for this scholarsahip.
    • Maximun two students may apply from a family.
    • The students obtaining benefit under this scheme shall not be allowed to avail any other benefits under any other scholarship scheme . Note- If a student is identified to have applied for more than one scholarship, all applications are liable to be rejected.
    • Applicants are advised to open Bank Account preferably in a Nationalised or Scheduled Bank having IFS Code as the scholarship amount would be disbursed through Direct Benefit Transfer(DBT) mode only. 
    How can you apply?

    In order to apply, follow the steps given below-

    Step 1- Go to the website and click on Student Registration.
    Step 2- Fill in all the details and create login credentials.
    Step 3- Click on Student login and enter the username and password and the given captcha.
    Step 4- Update all the details like personal details, bank account details and apply for the scholarship.
    Step 5- Click on Submit and note the permanent ID for future uses.

    Note- Students must download the filled-in online application and take a printout of it. The same should be submitted to his/her institution along with Annual Income certificate, page of Passbook indicating name, account number, IFSC. Income certificate may be issued by Pradhan/ Ward councilor/ Gazetted officer/ MlA/ MClik. 

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Terms and Conditions

Important Instructions-

  • Students having aadhar number are advised to register with it, as preference will be given to Aadhar seeded eligible students during disbursement.This will enable in directly crediting scholarship amount to student AADHAR linked bank account through Aadhar Payment Bridge in Fast track mode.
  • The bank account must be an active number. One registration must be done with one bank account number.
  • Students who are applying for the first time will have to submit application as FRESH candidate.
  • Students in receipt of scholarship benefit last year and having a permanent ID must apply under Renewal Category only.
  • One registration must be done with one mobile number. All communication will be made on this number.
  • The institute of the students must be located within the state.

Documents Required-

  • Photocopy of Aadhar Card
  • Photocopy of Bank Pass Book having account Number and IFSC details
  • Income Certificate may be issued by Pradhan/ Ward councilor/ Gazetted officer/ MlA/ MP.

Award details-
Amount of stipend is described below-

  • Student of Class XI and XII will get a total of INR 2,550.
  • Student of Graduation will get a total of INR 4,800.
  • Student of Post Graduation will get a total of INR 4,900.

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