Post Matric Scholarship has been introduced by Govt of India for emphasizing the education of every backward section of the society. This scholarship enables the students of SC/ST/OBC /SEBC/EBC/Disabled/Minority backgrounds to proceed with their education at post matriculation or post-secondary stage. Post matric scholarship scheme meant to financially support those candidates who are studying at post matriculation or post-secondary level. The objective is to offer the scholarship to those students who are not able to afford their studies and are capable to achieve their dreams.
For the upliftment of literacy level and education rate among the minority students studying in class 11th, 12th, or any graduation program, the government of India has initiated this Post Matric Intermediate Scholarship. This step aims to provide monetary financial support to each minority student. An uncountable number of students couldn't be able to afford their education expenses, which result in dropouts and reduction of the literacy level of our nation. This initiative under the Ministry of Minority Affairs will make the families of minority students capable of letting their children have the education and opportunities they deserve.
We have given the updated list of Post Matric scholarships in 2020-21 for different states. Candidates must go through their required scholarship and avail before the deadline:
Under the post-matric scholarship schemes for minorities the Govt. provides financial assistance to meritorious students belonging to economically weak sections so that they can continue their higher education and can create employment for themselves. The scholarship is awarded for studies India in recognized Govt/private higher secondary school/college /university that will also include a residential institute run by the government and private institute selected and approved by State Government / Union Territory administration.
The scholarship covers vocational training of classes XI and XII including polytechnic courses. Any course less than one year is not covered under this scheme. As there are different schemes under post-matric scholarship, the interested candidates can read this article at the end.
Below we have mentioned some top post-matric scholarship with their Eligibility, Award, and last date of application. Those students who want to check this list can go through this list and can apply in any one of these scholarships.
University Grants Commission invites students of SC category who are doing M.Phil/Ph.D. for UGC National Fellowship for Scheduled Caste Students (NFSC). The selection will be done on the basis of the score of UGC-NET-JRF or CSIR –NET-JRF examination. The selected candidates will be given a fellowship amount per month and a contingency grant as well.
Students pursuing M.Phil/Ph.D. can apply.
INR 35,000 per month fellowship and a contingency grant of INR 25,000 per annum.
Deadline to Apply
31st July 2020
Post Matric Scholarship for ST Students, Uttarakhand is being offered by the Social welfare Department, Government of Uttarakhand. This scheme is for the students who are from ST background and are studying class 11th to postdoctoral courses. The main aim of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to the students who are from a weak financial background.
Post Matric Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
Students must meet the eligibility criteria to apply for Post Matric Scholarship for ST Students, Uttarakhand.
Post Matric Scholarship Rewards
The selected ST students will receive scholarship allowance up to INR 1200 per month for hostellers and INR 550 per month for day scholars.
How To Apply?
What Are The Document Required
Last Date To Apply - 25th Feb 2020
Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students Manipur 2020 invites all the eligible candidates to apply for this scholarship. The scholarship is offered by the Directorate for Welfare of Other Backward Classes and SCs, Government of Manipur to the students belonging to the underprivileged background. Under this scheme, the students of SC category studying in class 11th to PG level will get financial assistance for their education.
All the eligible candidates under this scholarship will get many allowances like maintenance allowance INR 1200 P/M and much more.
How To Apply Candidates can click to the link below and can easily fill their form.
Closing Date to Apply is 16th December 2020
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The Daksha Fellowship program is India's first business fellowship for young and mid-career lawyers, graduates, and public policy professionals. This scheme includes workshops, Bootcamps, seminars, labs, and much more interesting events with a combination of legal and unlawful courses so that candidates can sharpen their skills, proficiency, and overall capacity to grow in this industry for a fruitful career. The deadline to apply for this fellowship is 29th June 2020, but candidates with an excellent academic background, strong communication skills, and satisfactory scores in Daksha Fellowship Admission Test, CLAT PG/LSAT, etc are the only ones allowed to apply for this fellowship
Govt of Meghalaya State invites application for Post Matric scholarship for st students. Students who are 10th passed and want to continue their further education can apply for this scheme. Eligible candidates will get multiple rewards according to their financial needs. Preference will be given to the students who are from low economic backgrounds and their family income not more than INR 50000 per annum.
Deadline: Interested students apply before 11th March 2020.
The government of Uttarakhand is offering a Post Matric Scholarship for SC/ST/OBC students. The scheme is open for candidates who are willing to pursue their higher studies until PG. The scholarship amount will be distributed according to the category of the candidates. Preference will be given to the candidates who are from low economic backgrounds.
Apply before 25th Feb 2020.
The Government of India welcomes all the OBC students of Maharashtra state to apply for Post Matric Scholarship to OBC Students, Maharashtra. The main aim of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to the students of the OBC category to pursue their post-matric studies.
Scholarship Reward Students will be paid allowance up to INR 90 to INR 425. Last Date to Apply 15th Jan 2020
To know more Click here
Dr. Ambedkar Post Matric Scholarship for EBC Students is a 100% centrally sponsored scheme for the economically backward students. This scheme is offered by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt. of India. The main purpose of this scheme is to provide financial assistance to the students of underprivileged backgrounds who cannot afford their studies. Under this scheme, the selected students will get many facilities that will ease their financial burden.
The selected candidates will get maintenance allowance, reader’s allowance, tuition fee, study tours, and thesis typing and printing charges. The scholarship will cover the maximum amount so that students can pursue their education without any hurdles. The students will be given an amount up to INR 1000P/AHow To Apply
Closing Date To Apply Till 15th December 2020
Avasar Scholarship is granted for Higher /Secondary Degree in the field of any subject. One can apply for a scholarship online from an official website. This scholarship is offered by Opportunity foundation trust and value holds of partial funding, partial scholarship. It is to be noted that scholarship is only for the girl's candidate from India who is a domicile holder of cities like Banglore, Chennai, Mumbai, and Gurgaon. This Scholarship provides a magnificent platform for the girls to pursue their educational dreams further making them a little independent.
Girl candidate of class 9th securing 80% marks.
This scholarship will cover college fees, books, stationery, bus pass, and daily allowance.
Last Date to Apply - 31st December 2020.
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Post Matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities 2020 invites all the suitable candidates to apply for this scholarship. This scheme is granted by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of social justice and Empowerment, Government of India. This scholarship is for the students who are 40 % disabled and studying in class 11th to post-graduation.
Candidates will be given maintenance allowance, disability allowance, and book allowance, etc.
Deadline to Apply - 15th November 2020
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Ministry of Labour and Employment, Govt of India invites all the eligible candidates to apply for Post Matric Education of the Wards of Beedi/Cine/IOMC/LSDM Workers 2020. The scholarship is for the students who are studying in class 11th or pursuing their post-graduation and diploma courses. The main objective of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to the students of the weaker section of society.
The selected candidates will get financial assistance up to INR 15,000 depending on the type, of course, one is studying.
Last Date The last date to apply 15th November 2020
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The Education Department of Gujarat State is inviting all the eligible candidates to apply for Gujarat Scholarship. This scholarship provides a golden opportunity for OBC and other backward classes who are not financially sound to pursue their education.
The scholarship amount varies for hostellers and day scholars. The selected candidate (day scholar) will get Rs 120 p/m and for the hostellers is Rs 300 p/m.
Important Date to Apply - 31st October
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MOMA Post Matric Scholarship Scheme is offered under the Ministry of Minority Affairs, Govt of India. The purpose of the scholarship scheme is to provide financial assistance to the students belonging to the minority category. It is a central sector scheme funded by the state government and UT administration.
Students from class 11th to Ph.D. level are eligible to apply. Students must belong to a minority community. Must have secure 50% marks in the previous examination. Family Annual Income must not exceed more than 2 Lac.
The scholarship covers the maintenance allowance of 10 months and tuition fee up to INR 10,000 P/A/
The Closing Date of MOMA Post-Matric Scholarship is Update Soon
The government of Odisha invites all the eligible candidates to apply for PRERNA Post Matric Scholarship for SC/ST /OBC/SEBC/EBC. This scholarship is for the students of post matriculation level and those who are belonging to the weak sections of the society. It provides financial assistance to a student who wants to pursue their higher studies and look forward to securing the future.
Candidates must be of SC/ST/OBC/SEBC/EBC category. Family income must be from 1 Lac to 2 Lac. The post-matric scholarship is available for the general category under the EBC category.
The selected candidates will get variable rewards. One of the rewards is a maintenance allowance up to INR 1200.
Important Date - 31st October 2020
Click here to explore more information about PRERANA Scholarship.
Government of India Post Matric Scholarship is a small, initiative taken by our Prime Minister in 2006. 15 new programs have been appointed by the government of India in the welfare of SC/Nav Buddha/OBC/VJNT students. The main purpose of the scholarship is to award the deserving candidates for their further studies.
Candidates selected for this scholarship will get allowance up to INR 1000 depending on the different allowances.
Last date To Apply 10th October 2020
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Social Welfare Department, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh invites all the eligible candidates to apply for UP Post Matric Scholarship for SC, ST, and General other states 2018. The scholarship aims at providing financial assistance to the students who are from the weak section of the society. This scholarship is for the students who are willing to pursue their higher education from other states and are the domicile holders of UP state.
The scholarship will cover various financial awards.
The last date to apply for this scholarship is before 10th October 2020
For More Details Click here
The Welfare of Schedule Class and Backward classes department is offering Post Matric Scholarship to SC/ST students. Under this scholarship, financial assistance will be provided to the candidates of SC/ST background for encouraging their education. The scholarship will be given from class 11th onwards that’s will cover tuition fees, maintenance allowance and much more.
The selected candidates will be given a maintenance allowance of INR 230 to INR 1200 depending on the course on is pursuing.
Deadline to Apply - 15th November
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Post Matric Scholarship for EBC Students, Manipur is granted by Directorate for Welfare of Other Backward Classes and SCs, Government of Manipur. This scholarship is for the students who are from economically backward classes who cannot afford their education. The scholarship covers many allowances that help the students in fulfilling their dreams.
Scholarship carried multiple rewards like Maintenance allowance, reader charges, study charges, etc. The candidates will get allowances up to INR 1000 P/A. Important Date - 10th October
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Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt of India invites all the eligible candidates to apply for Post Matric Scholarship for OBC students 2019-20. The scholarship provides financial assistance to the students studying at post matriculation or post-secondary stage so that they can complete their education. This is a 100% centrally sponsored scheme.
The scholarship includes maintenance allowance, reader charges for blind students, study tours, and much more. The candidates will get allowances up to INR 1000 depending on the requirement.
Last Date to Apply – 10th October
To Apply – CLICK HERE
Post Matric Scholarship for SC Girl Students is a small initiative by the government of Gujarat. This scholarship is only offered to the girl candidates of SC category. The aim of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance during the studies and to motivate the education of the girls who are from a weak section of the society.
The scholarship covers multiple rewards.
The selection will be on the basis of the following:
The Deadline to apply is 31st December 2020
To get more details Click here
|Scholarship Name||Last Date to Apply|
|Post-Matric Scholarship For ST Students, Nagaland||31-July-2020|
|Daksha Fellowship Scheme||15 June 2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship For ST Girls Candidates, Gujarat||15-Aug-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship for ST Students, Meghalaya||11-March-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship For ST Students Uttarakhand||25-Feb-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship For OBC Students, Tripura||15-Feb-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship For Disabled, Maharashtra||15-Jan-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship To VJNT Students, Maharashtra||15-Jan-2020|
|Dr. Ambedkar Post Matric Scholarship For EBC Students||15-Dec-2020|
|Post-Matric Scholarship For Students With Disabilities||15-Nov-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship for SC Girl Students, Gujarat||30-Oct-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship Of Government Of India For The OBC Students, Gujarat||15-Oct-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarships Scheme For Minorities||15-Oct-2020|
|PRERANA Post Matric Scholarship For ST/SC/OBC/SEBC/EBC||15-Oct-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship For SC Students, Manipur||10-Oct-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship For EBC Students, Manipur||10-Oct-2020|
|UP Post Matric Scholarship For ST, SC, General Category Students||10-Oct-2020|
|UP Post Matric Scholarship For SC, ST & General Other State||10-Oct-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship For Other Backward Class Students||30-Sep-2020|
|Avasar Post Matric Scholarship||30-Sep-2020|
|MOMA Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme||30-Sep-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship For SC Students, Punjab||30-Sep-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship To OBC, Punjab||30-Sep-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship For SC/ST Students, Haryana||15-Feb-2020|
|Post Matric Scholarship Scheme For OBC Students, Haryana||15-Feb-2020|