Pre Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities: Form | Guidelines | Merit List:
The Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme offered to the Under-Privileged Children offered by Prime Minister Office offered Center-State Sponsored Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme for Minorities and would like to briefly state in respect of award / grant of the Pre-Matric Scholarship for Minorities.
Pre Matric Scholarship For Minorities 2017
As the Number of the Scholarships for Minorities available in a Year is fixed and limited it is necessary to lay down Preference for Selection. Inter-se Selection Weight age is to be given to Poverty rather than Marks. In case of the Renewal Applications, such Applications would be fully exhausted before the New Applications are considered.
Announcement Of Scheme:
The Scheme will be announced by the concerned State Government / Union Territory Administration well in time, by giving Advertisements in the leading Language Newspapers and Local Dailies / Vernacular and by using other suitable Publicity Media.
Pattern Of Financial Assistance:
Funding Pattern between the Centre and the States will be in the ratio of 75:25. However, Session 2014 – 15 on becoming Central Sector Scheme (CSS). Funding will be 100%. Union Territories will be provided 100 Per cent Central Assistance.
Scholarship will be awarded to the Students who have secured Minimum 50% Marks in the Previous Final Examination and Annual Income of their Parents / Guardian from all Sources does not exceed Rs. 1.00 Lac.
Scheme Of ‘Pre-Matric Scholarship’ For Students Belonging To The Minority Communities:
Award of the Pre-Matriculation Scholarship for Minorities is aimed at encouraging Pre-Matric Level Children Parents / Guardians from Minority Communities to send their School going Children to School, lighten their Financial Burden on School Education and sustain their efforts to support their children to complete the School Education.
The Scheme will facilitate their Educational attainment and provide a Level Playing field in the Competitive Employment arena. Empowerment through Education, which is one of the Objectives of this Scheme, has the potential to lead to Uplifting of the Socio-Economic Conditions of the Minority Communities.
The Scholarship will be awarded for Studies in India in a Government or Private School from Classes I to Class X, including such Residential Government Institutes and Eligible Private Institutes Selected and notified in a Transparent Manner by the State Government and Union Territory Administration concerned.
|Sl. No||Item||Hostellers *||Day Scholars|
|1.||Admission Fee from Class VI to X||Rs.500/- Per Annum subject to Actual.||Rs.500/- Per Annum subject to Actual.|
|2.||Tuition fee from Class VI to X||Rs.350/- Per Month Subject to Actual.||Rs.350/- Per Month subject to Actual.|
|3.||Maintenance Allowance is payable for a period not exceeding 10 Months in an Academic Year.|
|(i) Classes I to V||Nil||Rs. 100/- Per Month|
|(ii) Classes VI to X||Rs. 600/- Per Month subject to Actual.||Rs. 100/- Per Month|
Earmarking For Girl Students:
30% of the Scholarship will be earmarked for girl students. In case sufficient numbers of Eligible Girl Students are not available, then the Balance earmarked Scholarships may be awarded to Eligible Boy Students.
The Scholarships will be provided for the Entire Course. Maintenance Allowance will be given for 10 Months only in an Academic Year.
Rate Of Scholarship:
Actual Financial Assistance will be provided for Admission / Tuition Fee and Maintenance Allowance as given here below subject to a Maximum Ceiling indicated against Item concerned:
Renewal of Scholarship:
The Scholarship, once awarded, may be renewed during next Academic Year of the Course on the production of Certificate that the Student has secured Minimum 50% Marks.
Mode Of Applying:
The concerned State Government / Union Territory Administration will supply the Application Forms, till such time Computerized Systems are made Operational by the State Governments / Union Territory Administrations. The Application Forms should be received back along with Requisite Certificates / Certifications within the stipulated period.
In case of Clarifications, Assistance, the Parents / Guardians are advised to log into www.scholarships.gov.in.
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