Organisation : Tamil Nadu e-District Department Of Adi Dravidar & Tribal Welfare
Scholarship Name : Post-Matric(+1 & +2) & Pre-Matric (9th & 10th) Scholarship 2020-21
Applicable For : Class 9th, 10th, 11th & 12th Students
Applicable State : Tamil Nadu
Last Date : 07.04.2021
Website : http://escholarship.tn.gov.in/edst_adw/
TN Post-Matric & Pre-Matric Scholarship
2020-2021 scholarship Application is enabled for Post-matric(+1 & +2) and Pre-Matric (9th & 10th)
** Students belongs to SC-ST, Convertered Christian Adi-Dravidar students.
** Candidates should have secured minimum 75% of attendance in the previous year of study.
** Parent / Guardian Annual Income limit Rs. 2.00 lakh for Pre-Matric Scholarship
How to Apply?
Just follow the below steps to apply for the Post-Matric(+1 & +2) & Pre-Matric (9th & 10th) Scholarship Fresh & Renewal 2020-21.
Step 1 : Go to the official website of Tamil Nadu e-District through the URL provided above.
Step 2 : Then login with your Username and Password.
Step 3 : Fill the required details to complete the application form.
Step 4 : After complete your registration you will get a confirmation message.
If you don’t remember your password fill the following details to reset your password,
Step 1 : Visit the official website and click on the “Forgot Password” link in the home page.
Step 2 : Enter Your User Name * [Arjun123]
Step 3 : Enter Your Email * [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Step 4 : Enter Your Mobile No. 
Step 5 : Finally click on the “Submit” button
Please enter the following details to check your Student Status,
Step 1 : Visit the official website and click on the “Status” link in the menu bar.
Step 2 : Enter Your Academic Year * ( eg: 2018-2019 )
Step 3 : Enter Your Student Id * 
Step 4 : Click on the “View Status” button
Pre-Matric Scholarship :
Day Scholars :
Maintenance allowance (Per month Rs.150×10 months) = 1500
Adhoc Grant = 750
Total = 2250
Maintenance allowance (Per month Rs.350×10 months) = 3500
Adhoc Grant = 1000
Total = 4500
Chief Minister’s Merit Award :
1000 boys and 1000 girls belonging to Adi Dravidar, Tribal and Adi Dravidar converted to Christianity communities in the order of their marks in +2 Public examination are given an award of Rs.3,000/- each per annum for a period of 5 years, if they continue their education.
Gandhi Memorial Award :
One boy and one girl belonging to Hindu Adi Dravidar community who secure first rank in each district in +2 Public Examinations. An award of Rs.2,000/- is given in the first year and Rs.1,500/- per annum for the succeeding five years.
** Hindu Adi Dravidar Students only
** First mark in +2 and continue education
Prize Money Award :
Special prize is awarded to 1000 students who secure 60% marks and above in degree, post-graduate and professional course examinations.
Merit-cum-Means Award :
One boy and one girl student belonging to the Scheduled Tribe and the Adi Dravidar converted to Christianity in each district who secure first rank in +2 Public Examinations. An award of Rs.2,000/- in the first year and @ Rs.1,500/- per annum for the succeeding five years
Awards to Bright Students :
Two Boys and two Girls from each category i.e. Adi Dravidar / Tribe / Adi Dravidar converted to Christianity who secure the highest marks in X Standard examination in each District are awarded.
From the academic year 2013-14 onwards a sum of Rs.1600/- each in the first year and Rs.2000/- per annum subsequently for five years will be provided if they continue their higher studies. Renewal Students also eligible to receive the enhanced award amount.
Dr. Ambedkar National Merit Scholarship :
First 3 students securing highest mark at State Level in 10th std.
** 1st Mark – Rs.60,000
** 2nd Mark – Rs.50,000
** 3rd Mark – Rs.40,000
First 3 students at State level in 12th Standard Science, Arts and Commerce.
** 1st Mark – Rs.60,000/-
** 2nd Mark – Rs.50,000/-
** 3rd Mark – Rs.40,000/-
** Last date for submission of fresh and renewal application is 07.04.2021
** Last date for District level process of fresh and renewal application is 09.04.2021 and 15.04.2021 for H.O.D level process