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

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.




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



Course of Study                                          Rate of maintenance allowance (Hostellers)                                            Rate of maintenance allowance (Day Scholars)

Medical/                                                                  INR 1,200                                                                                                                         INR 550


B.Pharm/B.Nursing/                                            INR 820                                                                                                                            INR 530
Hotel Management /
Post Graduate Courses etc


General courses up                                            INR 750                                                                                                                             INR 300
to graduate Level


Classes 11 and 12 in                                          INR 750                                                                                                                              INR 230
10+2 system Intermediate 
Polytechnic Courses



- 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.


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