West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship 2021 for Minority Students

West Bengal Post-Matric Scholarship 2021-22 for Minority Students pursuing Higher Secondary, ITI, Diploma, UG, PG, M.Phil, B.Ed. PhD


West Bengal Post Matric Scholarship 2021 – The West Bengal Minorities Development & Finance Corporation invites online application for meritorious students pursuing Higher Secondary, ITI, Diploma, UG, PG, M.Phil, B.Ed. PhD belonging to minority communities (i.e. Muslim, Christian, Buddhist, Sikh, Zoroastrian and Jain) for the year 2021-22.

Check out the post below for more details on West Bengal Post Matric Scholarship 2021.

West Bengal Post Matric Scholarship 2021 Important Dates

  • Start Application Process : 15th August 2021
  • The deadline for scholarship applications is :15th December 2021

Scholarship Benefits

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 & Postgraduate 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

Eligibility Criteria for West Bengal Post Matric Scholarship 2021

  • Students must be a citizen of India and domicile of West Bengal.
  • Students pursuing Higher Secondary, ITI, Diploma, UG, PG, M.Phil/PhD, B.Ed etc. courses are eligible.
  • Must be studying in a School/ Institution recognized by an educational Board/ Council/ University of the State/ Central Government.
  • Must have secured not less than 50% marks or equivalent grade in the previous final examination.
  • The annual family income should not exceed Rs.2 lakh.
  • Students studying in institutes outside West Bengal will not be eligible for pre-matric or post-matric scholarship.

West Bengal Post Matric Scholarship 2021 Application Process

  • Follow the steps mentioned below to apply for the scholarship:
  • Step 1 : Go to the official website http://wbmdfcscholarshipgov.in/main/guidelines or https://www.wbmdfc.org/Home/scholarship
  • Step 2 : Click on New Registration
  • Step 3 : Select the District where the applicant’s institute is situated and click on ‘Proceed’.
  • Step 4 : Fill in the required details under ‘Student Information’ and ‘Scheme Eligibility’ sections.
  • Step 5 : Click on Submit and Proceed
  • Step 6 : Note down the User ID as displayed on the screen.
  • Step 7 : Login using the registered user id and password.
  • Step 8 : Fill all the required information under ‘Basic Information’, ‘Academic Information’, ‘Bank Account Details’ section.
  • Step 9 : Verify and lock the application.
  • Step 10 : Print & submit the application form along with the required documents to the concerned institute.

Selection Procedure

  • Scholarships will be provided to eligible students in order of merit and subject to the budgetary allocation provided by the State Government.
  • For renewal, the applicant will be eligible for the scholarship if he/she has obtained 50% marks in his/her previous examination.

 For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website