Online Application for Post Matric Scholarship 2017-18 for Minority Students

Welfare Schemes | By Rajkumar

Post Matric Scholarship 2017-18 online registration are being invited from minority students by Ministry of Minority Affairs for fresh and renewal applications. Students studying in class 11th, 12th, under graduate (UG), post graduate (PG), technical or vocational courses, M.Phil or Ph.D can apply online for Post Matric Scholarship 2017 for getting the scholarship amount. The scheme is also known as Minorities scholarship scheme under which the government is providing equal opportunities of education for minority students.

Students belongs to any minority community including Muslims, Sikhs, Christians, Buddhists, Jains and Zoroastrians/ Parsis can fill the online application form for Post Matric Scholarship 2017 and the steps by step procedure to register online for the scheme is mentioned below.

Post Matric Scholarship Application Form / Registration Process

Eligible students can follow the procedure to fill the application form through National Scholarship Portal 2.0 at

  • Visit the official website of at
  • Check the list of scholarships listed below the title “M/O Minority Affairs” and click on “Apply list available in front of “Post Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities”.
  • Here a login page will be opened. Those who have already registered can apply for renewal scholarship through login. And those who are applying a fresh application will have to click on “New User ? Register Here” available at the login page.
  • Now a registration form will be opened, enter all details name, mobile number, bank details, category and state etc.
  • Click on submit button. Here the registration process completes.
  • Now do login and fill fresh application for Post Matric Scholarship 2017.
  • After making registration, do login and fill the fresh application form by entering all the necessary details such as basic information, marks obtained in previous class category, address etc.
  • Click on submit button.
  • Take a printout of acknowledgement slip of your application.

Post Matric Scholarship Amount

Item Hosteller* Day scholar
Admission and tuition fee for classes
XI and XII.

Actual subject to a
maximum ceiling

Rs.7,000 p.a.

Actual subject to a
maximum ceiling of

Rs.7,000 p.a.

Admission and course/tuition fee for
technical and vocational courses of XI
and XII level.

(Includes fees/charges
for raw materials, etc.)

Actual subject to
a maximum ceiling

Rs. 10,000 p.a.

Actual subject to a
maximum ceiling of
Rs. 10,000 p.a.
Admission and tuition fee for under-graduate, post graduate.

Actual subject to a
maximum ceiling

Rs.3,000 p.a.

Actual subject to a
maximum ceiling of
Rs.3,000 p.a.

Maintenance allowance for 10
only in an academic year

expenses for study material, etc.)

Rs.380 p.m. Rs.230 p.m.
(i) Classes XI and XII including
technical and vocational courses of
this level.
(ii)Courses other than technical and
professional courses at under graduate and post graduate level
Rs.570 p.m. Rs.300 p.m.
(iii) M. Phil and Ph.D.
(For those researchers who are not
awarded any fellowship by
university or any other authority)
Rs.1200 p.m. Rs.550 p.m.

Below is the list of revised courses for which scholarships will be provided.
List of Revised Courses

List of Documents to be Scanned & Uploaded for both Fresh and Renewal Scholarships:

  • Student Photo. (Mandatory).
  • Institution Verification Form. (Mandatory).
  • Self declaration of Income Certificate by the student. (Mandatory).
  • Self declaration of community by the student. (Mandatory).
  • In case of Fresh: Self Attested Certificate of ‘Previous Academic Mark sheet’ as filled in Form. (Mandatory).
  • In case of Renewal: Self-Attested Certificate of Previous Year Mark sheet as filled in the Form. (Mandatory).
  • Fee Receipt of current course year. (Mandatory).
  • Proof of Bank Account in the name of student. (Mandatory).
  • Aadhaar Card (optional).
  • Residential Certificate. (Mandatory).

Post Matric Scholarship – Eligibility

Students who have have secured more than 50% marks or equivalent grade in the previous final examination and their household annual income from all sources is less than Rs. 2.00 lakh will be benefited under the scheme.

For more details students can contact at toll free number 1800-11-2001 between the working hours from 9:00 Am to 5:30 PM.

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