Pre-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students Andaman and Nicobar 2022-23

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EligibilityOBC Category Students of Class 1 to 10
AwardMaintenance allowance and other benefits

About the Program


Last Updated On : 23-08-2022   Posted By : Rincy Kaur

Pre-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students Andaman and Nicobar 2022-23 is an initiative of the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Government of India to provide financial assistance to OBC category students. The scholarship is applicable for candidates who are domiciles of Andaman and Nicobar. The selected candidates will receive a maintenance allowance and other benefits.

  • Pre-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students Andaman and Nicobar 2022-23

    To be eligible for this scholarship, an applicant must - 

    • belong to Other Backward Classes (OBC) of Andaman and Nicobar
    • be studying in Class 1 to 10
    • have an annual family income of less than INR 2.5 lakh from all sources

    The selected candidates will receive the following benefits -

    • Hostellers of Class 3 to 10 - INR 500 per month for 10 months
    • Day-Scholars of Class 1 to 10 - INR 100 per month for 10 months
    • An ad-hoc grant of INR 500 per student per annum will be given to both hostellers and day-scholars
    • Caste certificate
    • Passport size photograph
    • Income certificate of the parents/guardians
    • Aadhaar Card
    • Date of Birth Certificate
    • Bank authorization letter
    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: 30th September 2022
Last Date for Defect Verification: 16th October 2022
Last Date for Institute Verification: 16th October 2022

Selection Criteria

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

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Terms and Conditions
  • 30% of seats are reserved for the girl candidates. 
  • The bank account number should be in the name of the student applying for the scholarship only.
  • The student applying for more than one scholarship/stipend in this Directorate or to any other source for the same academic year will be rejected.
  • The continuation of the award will be based on good conduct and regularity in attendance. 
  • Change in course of study will not be permitted.
  • The scholarship granted under the scheme will be renewed during the period of the first-year postgraduate course subject to good conduct and maintenance of prescribed attendance.
  • The scholarship will be renewed for the next year of study on receipt of an annual progress report to be granted by the administrative head of the University/Institution/College.
  • The scholarship of a student will be cancelled in case of discontinuation of studies due to personal reasons or in case of false information provided in the online application.
  • The candidates belonging to one state but studying in another state will be awarded scholarship by the state to which they belong and submit their application to the competent authorities in that state.

Note - For more details, kindly refer to 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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