Assam ST & OBC Pre & Post-Matric scholarships for Students
It is for information to all concerned that Fresh / Renewal applications for Pre-Matric and Post-Matric scholarships for students of Assam belonging to Scheduled Tribes (ST) and Other Backward Classes (OBC / MOBC) are invited for the year 2021-22 through the National Scholarship Portal (NSP) at www.scholarships.gov.in. Applications will be entertained through an online portal only for students studying in Govt./Govt. aided/Govt. recognized/Madhyamik/ Middle/Primary School/University/Higher Secondary/Colleges including Medical/ Technical Institutions having valid U-DISE/AISHE/NCVT code only. The timelines for submission and verifications of applications are given below:
Eligibility of Assam ST & OBC Pre & Post-Matric scholarships
|Scholarship Name||Eligibility(Annual Family Income)||Last Date of Submission Online By Student||Last Date of Submission By Institution|
|Pre Matric Scholarship to ST students studying in Class IX – X||Rs. 2.50 Laks||20 November 2021||30 November 2021|
|Post Matric Scholarship to ST students||Rs. 2.50 Laks||20 November 2021||30 November 2021|
|Pre Matric Scholarship to OBC students (Class I – X)||Rs. 2.50 Laks||20 November 2021||30 November 2021|
|Post Matric Scholarship to OBC students||Rs. 2.50 Laks||20 November 2021||30 November 2021|
(i) For issuance of a User ID and Password to the Institute Nodal Officers, the Aadhaar Card of the Head of the Institutions is required.
(ii) For verification of applications, each Institution has to fill their Institute’s Nodal Officer registration form and get it approved by the State Nodal Officer. If the Institute/school/college does not do so, they will not be able to verify the applications online.
(iii) Name, E-mail id and contact details of the State Nodal Officer for scholarship schemes are available on this Directorate website www.directorwptbc.assam.gov.in.
(iv) The guidelines for the schemes as well as Standard Operating procedure (SOP) and User manual for Institutes are available on National Scholarship Portal website www.scholarships.gov.in as well as on the website of this Directorate www.directorwptbc.assam.gov.in.
Institutions are hereby strictly informed that timely verification of applications which include scrutiny of documents viz. Caste Certificate of the students, Income Certificate of the parents/guardian, admissible fees [admission fees. tuition fees and other misc. fees (if already paid by students)] is the sole responsibility of the Institution Nodal Officer and will also be responsible liable for any false or incorrect information. It is also the responsibility of the Institution Nodal Officer to mobilize online applications of students and after verifications of the applications within the dateline, the Institution Nodal Officer will submit the hard copy of the duly countersigned of the approved verified list to the office of the Director. WPT & BC. Assam latest by 07.12.2021.
For any further details on the scholarship schemes. educational institutions and students may approach the office of the Director. The welfare of Plain Tribes and Backward Classes. Assam Chatriniwas Path, Rukmini Nagar. Guwahati-6.