Post Matric Scholarship 2017 Application Form

Post Matric Scholarships

The main objective of the scheme of scholarship related to Post Matric Studies in India for General Subjects is to provide assistance of financial nature to the Scheduled Caste students who are studying at post-secondary stage or post matriculation to enable them to complete their education in a successful manner. This particular scholarship is readily available for studies in India only. It is wholeheartedly awarded by the government of the Union Territory administration/ State to which the applicant actually permanently settled or belongs.

Scholarship value
This Post Matric scholarship comes with maintenance allowance, study tour charges, reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees, book allowance for students pursuing correspondence courses, thesis typing/printing charges for Research Scholars, bank facility for specified courses plus additional allowance for students with disabilities.

Eligibility for Post Matric Scholarship Scheme 2017
• The applicant should be an Indian citizen.
• The applicant who passed Xth class examination is treated as equivalent to Matriculation plus students who after passing Xth class join other courses, such students will be treated as post-matric students and will be eligible for the award of particular scholarships.

Age Limit: The applicants should be below the age of 35 at the time applying.

Fee for Application: There is no application fee.

Application Process
In the prescribed Performa, candidates must apply for the above mentioned Fellowship on plain paper with one recent passport size photograph. All the requisite documents should be attested and furnished along with the application form before the last date. The applicant are advised to read all the given rules and regulation plus instruction related to Post Matric Scholarship before applying for the same under any given situations, circumstances and conditions.

Selection Process
The letter for personal interview after their given applications are well-scrutinized are sent only to a limited number of selected candidate by the state/ Union Territory’s Government appointed high level committee with experts from the Education Departments. The decision of the committee is treated as final. No correspondence on the selection process will be entertained from the public and applicant under any reason.

Important Dates
The official notification appears in the month of March/April and last date of submission will be in the second week of May. There may be changes in the dates in certain years depending on the prevailing political or economic situations, circumstances and conditions prevailing in the nation.

The application should be sent to the given address below.
The Section Officer,
Post Matric Scholarship Scheme,
Concerned State/ Union Territory’s Education department.

In case if send an advanced copy of prescribed application then it must be complete in all aspects. An employed person should forward their application through proper channel. The application should be filled in with bold and capital letters. The application form should be accompanied with all the requisite documents and its related papers from the concerned authorities. The documents should be attested and pinned in order as mentioned in the official notification. In the application form, any column that is not suitable should be marked as Nil.

Post Matric Scholarship Scheme Official website:

70 thoughts on “Post Matric Scholarship 2017 Application Form

  1. The official site of Natiomal Scholarship Portel ( didn’t open…Is there any similar website?

  2. sir,
    head of the department of school has not accepting to the hardcopy after online,they are said,that they are not get to odered from ministry of minority.Already I have applying online application.but what i do it ?

    EMAL ,

  4. I am Mohini , and want to be a Dr. , but my parents cann’t afford me and my dreams ….. So , pls , help me if possible. …….

  5. sir I have already applied for this schlorship scheme…
    and I got phone message that “your schloship applciation is still not verified by your school or college .contact to school or college immediately to get scholarships”
    what should I do know…. coz school is not aware of this..
    I had inform my principal twice.

  6. Hello, Sir or Mam.. I am student of (gen) 1st year. I had applied for post matric scholarship in October or November 2016. I want to know that my scholarship when come?? I really need this scholarship.. plzz give me this scholarship…..

  7. hello sir or mam… I am student of BSc 1st year . I had applied for post matrix scholarship in JANUARY and FAB 2017. I want to know that my scholarship when come?? I really need this scholarship … plzz give me this scholarship…….

  8. Hello sir & mam…..
    I am student of B.A semester3. I had applied post metric scholarship in november 2016. I want know that my scholarship when come. Sir please give me my scholarship detail.

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