Organization : BCWD Backward Classes Welfare Department
Scholarship Name : Post Matric/ Vidyasiri Meals & Accommodation / Nursing/ Fee Concession Scholarship 2020-21
Applicable For : BC Students
Applicable State : Karnataka
Application Last Date : 20.06.2021 (Date is Extended)
Website : https://bcwd.karnataka.gov.in/info-4/Online+Application/en
Backward Classes Post Matriculation Scholarship
Online application for “Post-matric Scholarship’’, ‘’Fee Concession’’, ‘’Vidyasiri-Food and Accomadation’’ and ‘’ Scholarship for Nursing Students’’ for the year 2020-21.
Fee Concession Scheme
** The students studying in X std. are exempted from the payment of examination fee only as free education is provided up to higher secondary school level.
** As for as the post-matric students are concerned.
** The students belonging to Cat-I of Backward Classes are exempted from the payment of tuition fee, lab fee, examination fee and any other fee prescribed by the Government.
** The students other than category -I are exempted for the payment of tuition, lab (science subject) and examination fee only.
** The management of the Government aided /unaided institutions who do not collect the fee from the students eligible for fee concession on production of their caste / Income certificate at the time of admission are eligible for reimbursement of loss of fee income at the rates prescribed by the Government in similar Government institutions.
Who Can Apply?
Post Matriculation Scholarship :
All B.Cs students studying in different post-matric courses who satisfy the conditions specified below are eligible for this benefit.
i) The student should belong to either of the Categories of B.Cs as enumerated in G.O. dt; 30.3.2002.
ii) The annual income of the parents/guardians of the students belonging to Cat.IIA, IIB, IIIA & IIIB of B.Cs shall not exceed Rs.15,000/- P.A. However no income limit is fixed to students belonging to cat.I of B.Cs.
iii) The students should not be the recipients of any other kind of scholarship except Merit Scholarship.
iv) The student should not be the inmates of any Government or Government aided hostels.
v) The scholarship applications should be duly filled and submitted in the prescribed format along with the relevant enclosures (documents) within the last date fixed.
Fee Concession Scheme :
i) The students should belong to the Karnataka state.
ii) Students who join the private colleges by paying Capitation fee are not eligible.
iii) The Annual income of the parents/ Guardian of the student should not exceed Rs.11,000/- P.A. ( However no Income limit is fixed to the students belonging to Cat I of Backward Classes
How to Apply?
Just follow the below steps to apply for the Post Matric/ Vidyasiri Meals & Accommodation / Nursing/ Fee Concession Scholarship 2020-21.
Step 1 : Visit the official website of Backward Classes Welfare Department through provided above.
Step 2 : Next, click on the “Open” link
Step 3 : Read the instructions carefully and click on “Click here to Apply” button.
Step 4 : It will redirect to the Karnataka State Scholarship Portal
Step 5 : In SSP, Click on “e-Attestation Students Portal” link and fill the remaining details to complete the application
1. Caste Certificate (in respect of Cat.I students)
2. Caste & Income certificate in respect of the students belonging to categories other than Cat.I of Backward Classes.
3. Marks Card copy of the previous year’s examination.
Last date has been extended up to 30.04.2021
Department Email : bcwd.scholarship [AT] karnataka.gov.in
Helpline Number : 8050770004/8050770005
State Scholarship Portal Email :
postmatrichelp [AT] karnataka.gov.in
Helpline Number : 080-35254757