West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship 2022 – Eligibility Criterion, Apply online here

West Bengal Minorities’ Development & Finance Corporation invites West Bengal Post Matric Scholarship applications for the academic year 2022-2023 from minority students of West Bengal pursuing their Class 11 to Ph.D. The scholarship aims to support financially deprived and worthy students to continue higher studies in their dream field.

West Bengal Government Post – Matric Scholarship for SC/ST/OBC 2022-2023 being offered by the ‘Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment,’ Government of India. This scholarship is intended for the West Bengal students pursuing their post-matriculation. It is a scholarship under the Backward Classes Welfare Dept. Students pursuing studies of class 11th to post-graduation level can apply to this scholarship scheme. The scholarship aims to provide financial aid to the learners belonging to the SC/ST/OBC category.

West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship 2022

The Important/ last date to apply for this West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship 2022 are given in this article. The detailed procedure on how to apply & the required important documents, the official website to download the application form or even also, are available in our article on the website – Vidyanidhi.

Name of the AuthorityGovernment of West Bengal
CategoryScholarship Programme
Name of the ScholarshipWest Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship 2022
Last Date to Apply 31st March 2022
Scholarship amountPer Year as Depending on the Course duration.
Eligible RegionWest Bengal
Selection ProcessEligibility
Application Form StatusAvailable
Official Website of the Organizationoasis.gov.in
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West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship – Eligibility criterion 2022

To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be a long-term resident of West Bengal.
  • Be studying in a school or institution affiliated with any Educational Council/Board or the University of State/Central Government.
  • The student must have scored at least 50% of the marks or equivalent score in the last qualifying exam he/she appeared.
  • Family income should be not any more than INR 2 Lakh per annum.
  • Belong to the minority sections (SC/ST/OBC) of West Bengal.
  • Note: Scholars pursuing their education in institutes outside the state are not eligible for this scholarship.

West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship Amount for the academic year 2022

For OBC Category Students

CoursesScholarship Amount
Eng./Medical/B.Sc. (ag)/LL.M./M.Phil. /Ph.D., etc.For HostellersFor Day Scholars
LL.B./Hotel Management/B.Pharm/B.Nursing/Post-graduateINR 750/-INR 350/-
General courses up to graduate levelINR 510/-INR 335/-
General courses up to graduate levelINR 400/-INR 210/-
Class 11th and 12th/ITI/polytechnic coursesINR 260/-INR 160/-

For ST/SC Category Students

SCST Scholarship amount Post Matric

Scholarship Amounts in Detail:

  • General course students in Class XI & XII

For Day Scholars:

Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 7,700
Maintenance Allowance – INR 2,500

For Hostellers:

Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 7,700
Maintenance Allowance – INR 4,200

  • Technical and Vocational course students in Class XI & XII

For Day Scholars:

Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 11,000
Maintenance Allowance – INR 2,500

For Hostellers:

Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 11,000
Maintenance Allowance – INR 4,200

  • Undergraduate & Post Graduate Students 

For Day Scholars: 

Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 3,300
Maintenance Allowance – INR 3,300

For Hostellers:

Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 3,300
Maintenance Allowance – INR 6,300

  • M.Phil. & PhD Students

For Day Scholars: 

Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 3,300
Maintenance Allowance – INR 6,000

For Hostellers:

Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 3,300
Maintenance Allowance – INR 13,200

Important Documents required to apply for Post-Matric scholarship 2022

  • Photocopy of your Aadhaar card
  • Photocopy of bank passbook containing account number and IFSC details (Front Page)
  • Caste certificate
  • Income certificate

FAQs on West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship 2022

I have completed my graduation few years back (2017) and I want to do my masters now, Can I apply?

Of course, you can! All u needs to do is fill the application form with all the required attachments, especially your graduation certificate & submit to the authorities.

When is the last date to apply for West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship?

The last date to apply for West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship is 31st March 2022.

What all are the documents that are required to apply for the Post-Matric Scholarship 2022?

You’ll need:
Photocopy of your Aadhaar card,
Photocopy of bank passbook containing account number and IFSC details (Front Page),
Caste certificate,
Income certificate.

What is the process to apply for the West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship 2022?

You can either submit your application on the official website of the authority or through our website, Vidyanidhi.

Is there a way I can check my own Application status?

All of the applicants of West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship can check your application status, on the Dashboard, official website of the Authority.

Application Process of Post-Matric Scholarship – West Bengal 2022

Follow the below-mentioned steps to apply for the Post-Matric scholarship:

  • Step 1: Click the ‘Apply-now’ button on the home page of the official page of the Authority and read all the details given there.
  • Step 2: Click on option – ‘New Registration’.
  • Step 3: Select a District where your institute is located and click on ‘Proceed.’
  • Step 4: Fill in the necessary details under the ‘Student Information’ and ‘Scheme Eligibility’ sectors.
  • Step 5: Click on Submit & Proceed.
  • Step 6: Note down unique User ID that will be given to you, as it’s displayed on your screen. 
  • Step 7: Login using that registered user ID and Password.
  • Step 8: Fill in all the blocks with essential information like – ‘Basic Information,’ ‘Academic Information,’ & ‘Bank Account Details’.
  • Step 9: Verify and lock your application.
  • Step 10: Submit the filled application form along with the hard copies of required documents to the concerned address or website.
  • Step 11: Print your submitted application form for further reference.

4 thoughts on “West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship 2022 – Eligibility Criterion, Apply online here”

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  2. I have miss my previous year acknowledgement slip so can’t renew .. please help me send my acknowledgement slip . Please help

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