West Bengal Minorities Development & Finance Corporation announces Pre-Matric Scholarship 2023-24 for Minority Students studying in Class 1 to 10, Apply now


West Bengal Pre Matric Scholarship 2023 – West Bengal Minorities’ Development & Finance Corporation invites applications for West Bengal Pre Matric Scholarship 2023-24 from students belonging to minority communities (i.e. Muslim, Christian, Buddhist, Sikh, Parsee and Jain).

 of West Bengal studying in Class 1 to 10. Candidates can check out more details on West Bengal Pre Matric Scholarship 2023-24 from the page below.


West Bengal Pre Matric Scholarship 2023


Important Dates

  • The deadline for scholarship applications is (Fresh and Renewal) : 31st October 2023


Scholarship Benefits

Students study in Class I & V

  • For Day Scholars : Admission Fee & tuition fee – 0
  • Maintenance Allowance : INR 1100
  • For Hostellers : Admission fee & tuition fee :0
  • Maintenance Allowance : 

Students study in Class VI & X

  • For Day Scholars: Admission fee & tuition fee : INR 4400
  • Maintenance Allowance : INR 1100
  • For Hostellers: Admission fee & tuition fee : INR 4400
  • Maintenance Allowance : INR 6600


Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant must be a domicile of West Bengal.
  • Students studying from classes I-X in recognised institutions in West Bengal.
  • 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.


Application Process

Follow the steps mentioned below to apply for the scholarship:

  • Step 1 : Go to the official website 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