Directorate Welfare of SC, Assam has released an official notification (Assam SC Scholarship 2021) regarding the Pre-Matric (IX-X) and Post-Matric Scholarships for students belonging to the Scheduled Castes (SC) category of Assam for the year 2021-22. All the Interested & Eligible SC candidates can apply online via the official website of the National Scholarship Portal (NSP).
Assam SC Scholarship 2021 Details:
Awarding Authority: Directorate of Welfare of SC, Assam
Name Of The Scholarship: Pre-Matric/ Post-Matric SC Scholarship
Academic Session: 2021-22
Annual Family Income Limit: Rs.2.50 Lakhs
Last Date Of Submission: 30th October 2021
Last Date Of Verification: 15th November 2021
Last Date Of Defective Application Verification: 20th November 2021
Caste & Category: Scheduled Caste (SC)
Official Website: https://scholarships.gov.in
Eligibility Criteria For Assam SC Scholarship 2021:
Other Scholarship: He/ she should not be getting any other Centrally-funded Pre Matric Scholarship. However benefit of National Means-cum- Merit scholarship scheme of D/o School Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development can be availed by the beneficiaries of the Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC students.
Aadhaar Enrollment: In pursuance of the provision of Section 7 of the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act 2016, a student is required to furnish proof of possession of Aadhaar or undergo Aadhaar Authentication. If not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, the student is required to make an application for Aadhaar enrollment.
Student Category: She/ he should be a regular, full-time student studying in a Government School or in a School recognized by Govt. or a Central/State Board of Secondary Education.
Repeat/ Failing Student: 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 a scholarship for that class for a second (or subsequent) year.
Value Of Assam SC Scholarship 2021:
The value of scholarship includes the following for the complete duration of the course –
- Scholarship and other grants
- Additional allowance for students with disabilities studying in private un-aided recognized Schools
- Additional Allowances for SC students with disabilities studying in private unaided Schools
For detailed scholarship amount details please check the official notification given below.
Duration & Renewal Of Assam SC Scholarship 2021:
- The scholarship will be payable for 10 months in an academic year
- 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.
Selection Process For Assam SC Scholarship 2021:
- All eligible Scheduled Caste candidates will be given scholarships as prescribed in this Scheme
- 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
How To Apply For Assam SC Scholarship 2021:
Interested and eligible students are able to submit their online applications via the official website of the National Scholarship Portal from 2nd September 2021 to 30th October 2021. No other means/ mode of applications will be accepted for the Assam SC Scholarship 2021.
For more information please visit the official Website/ Notification given below.
Starting Date: 02nd September 2021
Last Date: 30th October 2021
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