Updated On - January 16th 2020, Updated By - Vikash

Karnataka Scholarship 2019-20 For PUC, Degree and PG Students, SC/ST/OBC/Minority Scholarship Application Form, Last Date

The Karnataka Scholarship is a financial staircase for those students who got drop out of their education, because of financial disabilities. This scholarship is being provided by both government and private institutions. The primary aim of this scholarship is to uplift the education status of students who belong to backward castes. This is why this scholarship is for SC/ST & OBC Students. But after several surveys, some institutions have also availed this scholarship for students of the General caste group. 

You are kindly advised to read this blog-article till the end, as it contains each necessary information you need to know regarding the Karnataka Scholarship, like its eligibility, awards & benefits, last date to apply & How to Apply.

Here we also describe all the steps by which one can easily fill the form through official portal i.e. www.sw.kar.nic.in

Top 10 Karnataka Scholarships 2020 To Apply: New List

  • R D Sethna Loan Scholarship 2020
  • William J. Clinton Fellowship 2020-21
  • Clavam Scholarship for Students Pursuing Full-Time BDS Course
  • DYES Vidyakreeda Program
  • MOMA Scholarship Merit cum Means (MCM) 
  • Post-matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities
  • CPS International Science Supremo Olympiad 
  • Scheme Of Overseas Scholarships For SC/ST
  • Santoor Scholarship For Women's
  • Vidyadhan Scholarship Program

Explore Scholarship For 10th Passed Students Karnataka

Scholarship for Puc Students Karnataka 2020: SC/ST/OBC

There are multiple scholarships, that come under the category of Karnataka Scholarship. Down below we have mentioned each & every scholarship available for PUC students of Karnataka, with their Eligibility Criteria, Final Date to Apply and names of the Foundations, who are offering this scholarship.

Name Of The ScholarshipProvided ByLast DateEligibility Criteria
William J. Clinton Fellowship 2020-21The American India Foundation (AIF)20-Jan-2020Pursuing Graduation & Above
DYES Vidyakreeda Program 2019-20Sarojini Damodaran Foundation31-Dec-2019Class 10th Passed
Clavam Scholarship for Students Pursuing Full-Time BDS CourseAlkem Organization31-Dec-201912th Pass, Medical Student
Schindler Igniting Minds (SIM) Scholarship for Diploma StudentsSchindler India31-Dec-201910th Class Pass Student
National Merit Cum Means Scholarship (NMMS) 2019Central Government of India15-Nov-20198th to 12th Class
Post Matric Scholarships Scheme for MinoritiesMinistry of Minority Affairs, Government of India15-Nov-201911th & 12th Class
SOF National Cyber Olympiad (NCO) 2019-20Science Olympiad Foundation31st-Oct-2019Class 1st to 12th
Shankar International Children’s Competition Children’s Book Trust31st-Oct-20191st to 12th
BML Munjal University MBA Scholarship BML Munjal University (BMU)22-Jul-2020MBA Applicant
The G.S.B ScholarshipGaud Saraswat Brahman community15-Aug-20205th to Graduation
Santoor Scholarship For Women’sWipro Consumer Care Division 15-Aug-202012th Passed

Who Can Apply For Karnataka Scholarships 2019-20?

Students enrolled in class 1st to class 10th can participate in pre-matric scholarships. Those studying class 11th and class 12th can apply for secondary education scholarships. Higher education scholarships for graduation and post-graduation studies are also available. Moreover, the government provides the pre-matric scholarship to the children whose parents are engaged in unclean occupations. Students pursuing M.Phil and Ph.D. courses are entitled to get financial assistance of INR 8,000/- and INR 10,000/- respectively towards the end of research work. It is an initiative to enhance the interest of students in the field of research and related programs. Candidates as per their eligibility can apply for the respective scholarship scheme.

How to Apply Scholarship Online in Karnataka

To apply online for the Karnataka Scholarship, students can follow up these steps:-

  1. Visit the National Scholarship Portal, and register there as a new user by clicking New Registration. Doing this will provide you application ID and Password on your registered Email ID or Mobile Phone Number.
  2. After this, Log-in to the NSP with received application ID & Password.
  3. After you are logged in, you'll receive an OTP, so you can change your password, as per your convenience.
  4. Once you are settled with the registration process, visit the dashboard and click on the Application form to start the application process.
  5. Fill all the required details correctly in order, then click on save as draft. Once you are confirmed with all of your details click on the final submit button to complete the process of application.

How To Check Scholarship Status Karnataka

To check the status of your scholarship, the candidate should visit the official National Scholarship Portal. After landing there, the candidate will have to log-in using his/her registered e-mail ID or Phone Number. 

After successful log-in, the candidate will have to select the scholarship he/she has applied for. Selecting that particular scholarship will display the updated status of that scholarship on the screen of the candidate.

Minority, Pre, Post Matric Scholarship Karnataka 2019-20

1) William J. Clinton Fellowship 2020-21

AIF William J. Clinton Fellowship applications are open for the for Indian students 2020-21. 10-month volunteer service program matching young professionals with the development firms. Fellows work on expendable and sustainable development projects in the fields of livelihoods, education, and public health. Fellows through professional development and mentoring during their ten months of service.


  • Applicant must be a U.S. or Indian citizen, or a U.S. permanent resident;
  • Candidate between the ages of 21 and 34 on 01st September 2020;
  • He/she should completed an undergraduate or Bachelor’s degree before the start of the program on 01st September 2020

Last Date: The last date for apply this scholarship is 20th Jan 2020.

Explore more details for William J. Clinton Fellowship click here

2) National Merit Cum Means Scholarship (NMMS) 2019-20, Karnataka

National Merit Cum Means Scholarship is managed by the Central Government of India. It is a financial help provided by the government to the students who are economically weaker and have not any sufficient resources to continue their studies. All those students studying between class 8th To 12th can eligible for this scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria The students should have 55 % marks in the previous examination to participate in this scholarship. Applicant parents' family income should not be more than 1.5 lakh per annum.

Selection In Scholarship NMMS scholarship is divided into two tests and a student must get at least 40 % marks in both the test papers. Selected candidates will get INR 12000 per annum.

Last Date - Application comes between Nov to Jan

For the complete detail about NMMS Scholarship Click here

3) Post-matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities 2019-20

The Scholarship Scheme for Minorities 2018 is offering by the Ministry of Minority Affairs, Government of India. The purpose behind giving this scholarship is to financially support the talented or meritorious students belonging to the weaker section of the minority community. All those candidates who are studying in Class 11th & 12th and pursuing B.Com, ITI type courses can eligible for the scholarship. 30 % amount reserved for girls from the whole amount the scholarship.


  • Students get at least 50 % marks in the previous examination.
  • Candidate's family income should not exceed Rs 2 lacs per year.

Note: The process of Scholarship is online. Students apply by simply filling the online form. Ending date of the scheme - Update Soon

For Online Application Link Click here

4) BML Munjal University Scholarship For MBA Degree Students

BML Munjal University MBA Scholarship 2019 is an opportunity for Postgraduate candidates to pursue their higher studies from the university. The main aim of this scholarship is to support the meritorious students in pursuing MBA from this university.

Eligibility Students who are willing to pursue MBA from BML Munjal University and having valid GATE/CAT /GMAT scores can apply.

Awards The scholarship covers 100% tuition fee waiver and accommodation.

Deadline to Apply 13th November 2019

Apply Online - Click Here

5) Vidyasiri Scholarship 2019

Vidyasiri Scholarship is specially designed for the SC/ST/OBC/PWD students who are studying post matriculation courses. The main aim of the scholarship is to offer financial support to the students who are willing to take their education ahead. The scholarship distribution is done through the Electronic Payment system which connects all welfare departments. This scholarship is offered by the Department of Backward Classes Welfare, Government of Karnataka.

Eligibility Criteria Must be a domicile holder of Karnataka State. For SC/ST candidates income should be up to 2 lakh P/A. For OBC and PWD category family income should be up to 1 lakh P/A. Candidates must have 75% attendance to apply for this scholarship.

Reward Selected candidates will get INR 1500 p/m. The scholarship is given to the selected 20,000 candidates.

Last Date to Apply If one is interested to apply for Vdyasiri Scholarship, the last date to apply is 30th October 2019

For more details Click here

6) MOMA Scholarship Merit cum Means (MCM) 2019

MOMA Scholarship 2019- Merit cum Means (MCM) is granted by the Ministry of Minority Affairs. The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial support to students from a minority background who wants to pursue their higher education and achieve their dreams.

Scholarship Eligibility

  • This scholarship is divided into three parts that are from 1st to 12th and for higher students after 12th.
  • The 30% scholarship is reserved for the girl candidates of the minority community.
  • Only the students of the minority community can apply for this scholarship.
  • Students must be pursuing their professional course.
  • The deadline to apply for this scholarship is the 30th of September 2018.
  • Students can apply via the link given below.

Rewards The selected candidate will get a maintenance allowance of INR 10,000 and course fee reimbursement up to INR 20,000.

Note - Candidates must have valid documents while applying for this scholarship. Any misleading information will subject to the cancellation of the application.

To Know More Information about  MCM Scholarship Click here

7) The G.S.B Scholarship 2019

The Gaud Saraswat Brahman Scholarship League offering the G.S.B Scholarship 2019 for the students belonging to the GSB community. Students from class 5th to graduation level can apply for this scholarship. The eligible candidates can fill and submit the application form before due dates. Application forms are available in offline mode. The last date for receipt of applications varies class-wise.

The application deadline for class 5th to 10th is 15th July 2019, for PUC/junior college, it is 15th October 2019.

To Apply - Click Here

Karnataka Government will be going to launched Scholarships For OBC Students soon. Connect with us here you get all the updates of Karnataka government scholarship for OBC students. For more Latest Karnataka Scholarship for SC, ST, OBC and General please stay connected with our page we will update regularly here.

8) Minority Scholarship Karnataka 2019-20

Karnataka Minority Scholarship 2019-20 for IITs, IIMs students invites all the applicants of the minority community to apply and enjoy the privileges of this scholarship. It is granted by the Directorate of Minority, Govt of Karnataka that focuses on the minority community by providing financial assistance to the students who cannot afford their higher education. To apply for this scholarship, a candidate needs to take admission in IITs, IIMs, NITs, IIITs, NLUs, IISERs, AIIMs, INI, and IUSLA. Also, the candidate should be from a minority community such as Muslim, Sikh, Parsi, and Christian.

Deadline - The last date to apply for this scholarship is 15th October 2019. The selected candidates will be given INR 2 lac (one-time incentive) during their course.

To Get Know More Click here

9) Vijayalakshmi R.L Jalappa Scholarship 2019-20

Smt. Vijayalakshmi R.L. Jalappa Education Foundation invites all the eligible candidates for the Vijayalakshmi R.L Jalappa Scholarship. This scholarship is especially for the students of minority background who are pursuing their PUC, Diploma, ITI, graduation and post-graduation course. This scholarship provides financial assistance to the students who cannot afford their higher studies. To apply for this scholarship, the candidate must be from BPL and minority category. Candidates must apply with all valid documents. Any false information will lead to the cancellation of the application.

Last Date  The last date to apply for this scholarship is 15th September 2019.

For More Details Click here

10) Vidyadhan Scholarship Program

Sarojini Damodaran Foundation is running the Vidyadhan Scholarship Program 2019 for the students who have passed the 10th/SSLC examination (with at least 90% marks) from the states of Kerala, Karnataka, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, and Andhra Pradesh. The purpose of this scholarship program is to provide financial assistance to the meritorious students of economically challenged families having an annual income of fewer than 2 lacs per annum. Students will be selected on the basis of their academic performance, short test/interview. The scholarship amount of up to INR 6,000/- will be given to the selected students.

To Apply - Click Here

11) Scheme Of Overseas Scholarships For SC/ST

The government of Karnataka offers every year Scheme Of Overseas Scholarship to the SC/ST students who want to go to foreign countries for Master or Ph.D. level studies. Through this scholarship, the government provides financial support to those students who are financially weaker & needy. Eligibility Criteria The Family income from all resources is not more than 6 lakh per annum, such candidates are eligible for 100 % financial relief. If family income below Rs 10 lakh per annum is only eligible for 33% financial relief. A student should have obtained 60% marks in the previous qualifying examination. Selected candidates will get up to Rs 75000 for books, other study material & medical insurance.

The last date to apply is before 9 July 2019.

To know more about this scholarship Click Here.

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  • Sachin mc 8th December 2019
    I have a money problem I have a ur supporting on me for study
    • Vidhyaa.in 12th December 2019
      please apply in scholarships for financial support.
  • yashas v 8th December 2019
    can i apply for 10th pass scholarship
    • Vidhyaa.in 12th December 2019
      yes you please visit https://www.vidhyaa.in/scholarship/scholarship-for-class-10th

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