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Organisation : Backward Classes Welfare Department West Bengal
Facility :Pre Matric Scholarship for SC Scheduled Caste Students
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Anagrasarkalyan Pre Matric Scholarship

** To support parents of SC children for education of their wards studying in classes IX and X so that the incidence of drop-out, especially in the transition from the elementary to the secondary stage is minimized, and

Related / Similar Scholarship :

** To improve participation of SC children in classes IX and X of the pre-matric stage, so that they perform better and have a better chance of progressing to the post-matric stage of education.

Scholarship and will be awarded by the Government of the State/Union Territory to which the applicant belongs i.e. where he is domiciled.

Conditions Of Eligibility

(i) Student should belong to Scheduled Caste.
(ii) His/ her Parent/Guardian’s income should not exceed Rs. 2 lakhper annum.
(iii) She / he should not be getting any other Centrally-funded Pre-Matric Scholarship.

(iv) She/ he should be a regular, full time student studying in a Government School or in a School recognized by Govt. or aCentral/State Board of Secondary Education.

(v) Scholarship for studying in any class will be available for only one year. If a student has to repeat a class, she / he would not get scholarship for that class for a second (or subsequent) year.

Annual Parental/Guardian’s Income

Scholarships will be paid to the students whose parents/guardians’ income from all sources does not exceed Rs. 2,00,000/- (Rupees two lakh only) per annum.

Value Of Scholarship

The value of scholarship includes the following for complete duration of the course :-
(i) scholarship and other grant,
(ii) additional allowance for students with disabilities studying in private un-aided recognized Schools.

(i) All eligible Scheduled Caste candidates will be given scholarships as prescribed in this Scheme.

(ii) Candidates belonging to one State but studying in another State will be awarded scholarships by the State to which they belong and will submit their applications to the competent authority in that State.

(i) The scholarship will be payable for 10 months in an academic year.
(ii) The award once made will continue subject to good conduct and regularity in attendance. It will be renewed for Class X after the student passes Class IX.

Payment Of Scholarship

(i) Scholarship is payable from 1st April or from the month of admission, whichever is later, to the month in which the examinations are completed, at the end of the academic year (including scholarship during holidays), provided that if the scholar secures admission after the 20th day of a month, the amount will be paid from the month following the month of admission.

(ii) In case of renewal of scholarship, it will be paid from the month following the month upto which scholarship was paid in the previous year.

(iii) The Government of the State/Union Territory Administration, to which they belong, in accordance with the procedure laid down by them in this regard, will pay the scholarship money to the selected students.

Application Procedure

(i) An application for scholarship should comprise :
(a) One copy of the application for scholarship in the prescribed form (separate application forms as have been prescribed for ‘fresh’ and renewal scholarship by concerned States/UTs).

(b) One copy of the passport size photograph with signatures of the student thereon (for fresh scholarship).

(c) A certificate (in original) of Caste duly signed by an authorized Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tehsildar.

(d)An income declaration by the self-employed parents/guardians, stating definite income from all sources by way of an affidavit on non-judicial stamp paper. Employed parents/guardians are required to obtain income certificate from their employer and for any additional income from other sources, they would furnish declaration by way of an affidavit on non-judicial stamp paper.

(e) A receipt in acknowledgement of the scholarship in the previous year on the form attached to the application only duly counter-signed by the Head of the Institution/School concerned, if the applicant was in receipt of a scholarship under this scheme in the preceding year.

(ii) Application complete in all respects, shall be submitted to the Head of the Institution/School, being attended or last attended by the candidates and shall be forwarded by the Head of Institution, after scrutiny and with his
recommendation, to the sanctioning authority, mentioned in para 11.2.

In order to ensure timely and correct payment of scholarship amount to the beneficiaries, State Governments/UT administrations should ensure payment of scholarship through their accounts in post offices/banks. All State Govts/UT Administrations will implement a computerized management system of scholarships, including ‘e-payment’ system.

Pattern And Conditions Of Central Assistance(Ca)

** The Scheme is Centrally Sponsored Scheme and implemented by theState Governments and Union Territory Administrations, which will receive 100% central assistance from Government of India for expenditure under the Scheme,over and above their Committed Liability.

The level of Committed Liability of a State Government/Union Territory Administration for a year will be equivalent tothe level of actual expenditure incurred by them under the Scheme during the terminal year of the previous Five Year Plan Period,and will be required to be borne by them by making provision in their own budget.

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  1. My id number is Scwb03032016/3367. I need scholarship.

    1. Information available from the Official Website :

      Online application for pre-matric scholarship (SC/ ST) is started for 2017-2018 session from 23-06-2017.

  2. My id no is Scwb06022015/349.

  3. I am applying the scholarship form but I did not get money for scholarship. Please given me a scholarship because I have no support and I belong to a poor family. I read in a B.A 3rd yr student. So when I completed the graduation then I started the WBCS. So please given me an opportunity.

  4. 65% number on wbbse…
    Can I get scholarship?

  5. I am an applicant of SC Post Matric Scholarship(2013-14 session) from Dakshin Dinajpur district for B.Ed. course. I have not yet get my scholarship. My application status is: Sanctioned by State. ( Lot No:- 5001/BCWDS DT. 14/05/2014 / District:- DAKSHIN DINAJPUR )
    Kindly inform me the reason for not getting the scholarship. I am a student from a very poor family. I really have urgent need of that money for continuing my study. Please help me.

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