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Minority Scholarship 2018 Pre/Post Matric Application Form Last Date

Minority Scholarship

Ministry of Minority Affairs is going to give financial help to the financially weaker students through Minority scholarship Scheme. Those Minority Class candidates who want to do higher studies but are not able to do so they can take help from Minority Pre/Post Matric Scheme. Minority Scholarship 2018 is available for educational development of minority communities’ students.

Willing students are required to submit Minority Scholarship Online Application Form 2018 through proper channel on or before the last date that is stated below. The scheme at pre-matric level encourage to the parents from minority communities to send their children to school, to support their children to complete school education.

You can also check the lists of Minority Scholarship in India from this single web page. To get more information about Minority Scholarship 2018-19, you are required to scroll down the entire page which is prepared by the team members of www.recruitmentinboxx.com

Minority Scholarship

Muslims, Sikhs, Christians, Buddhists, and Zoroastrians (Parsis) have been notified as minority communities by National Commission for Minorities. Government offers financial support to the candidates who can’t afford the expenses of higher studies at college/ university level.

Pre Matric Minority Scholarship 2018-19:

Pre Matric Scholarship for minority will be awarded for studies in a government or private school from class I to class X in India.

Post Matric Minority Scholarship:

Post Matric Scholarship will be awarded for studies in a government or private school after class X for classes XI and XII, under-graduate, post graduate studies in India.

It also cover technical and vocational courses in Industrial Training Institutes/Industrial Training Centres affiliated with the National Council for Vocational Training (NCVT) of classes XI and XII level.

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Minority welfare scholarship Eligibility criteria:

  • Students, who have secured at least 50% marks or equivalent grade in the previous final examination with the annual income of whose parents/guardian from all sources does not exceed Rs.1 lakh, are eligible for Pre Matric Minority Scholarship.
  • Students, who have secured at least 50% marks or equivalent grade in the previous final examination with the annual income of whose parents/guardian from all sources does not exceed Rs.2 lakh, are eligible for Post Matric Minority Scholarship.
  • 30% of scholarship will be earmarked for girl students.
  • In case sufficient number of eligible girl students is not available, then the balance earmarked scholarships may be awarded to eligible boy students.
ReligionPercentage in Total Population in Census

List of Minority Scholarships in India:

For Scholarship Schemes (Pre Matric, Post Matric & MOMA Scholarship), more than Rs. 1244 Crores Released to Minority Students in 2014-15 as per the press release dated 25-12-2015, and this amount equals 49% of planned annual budget of the Ministry of Minority Affairs.

  • MOMA Pre-matric Scholarship Scheme
  • MOMA Post Matric Scholarship scheme
  • MOMA Merit Cum Means Scholarship
  • Maulana Azad National Fellowship for Minority Students
  • Maulana Azad Scholarship for Girls
  • Nai Udaan Minority Scholarship
  • West Bengal Talent Support Stipend Scholarship
  • Sikh minority scholarship
  • National minority scholarship
Scholarship Amount Released Number of Beneficiary
Pre Matric Scholarship1129.27 crore74.97 Lakh
Post Matric501.28 crore9.09 lakh

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Duration of scholarship for minority:

It will be provided for the entire course. However, maintenance allowance will be given for a period not exceeding 10 months only in an academic year.

Selection Procedure of scholarship for minority students:

Students will be selected for the scheme on the basis of completion prescribed eligibility. Preference will be given to the students from BPL families having the lowest income in the ascending order. The renewal applications would be fully exhausted before the new applications are considered.

Minority Scholarship Statistics:

The Statistics are for the following courses, aggregate for all the states & UTs

  • Engineering & Technology
  • Pharmacy
  • Management
  • MCA
  • Architecture & Planning
  • Applied Arts & Crafts
  • Hotel Management & Catering
Approved Institutes Count10,325
Approved Intake39,50,671
Minority Male Students1,04,411
Minority Female Students32,354
Total Students20,81,210
Total Minority Students1,36,765
Percentage of Minority Students in the higher ed Institutes6.6%

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Rate of Minority Scholarship for Post Matric Students:

AdmissionHosteller*Day Scholar
Admission and tution fees for classes XI and XIIActual subject to a maximum ceiling of 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
of 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
of Rs. 3,000 P.A.
Actual subject to a
maximum ceiling
of Rs. 3,000 P.A.

Maintenance allowance for 10 months
only in an academic year (Includes
expenses for study material, etc.)

Rs. 380 P.MRs. 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.MRs. 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.MRs. 550 P.M

Rate of Minority Scholarship for Pre Matric Students:

AdmissionHostellerDay Scholar
Admission fee from class VI to XRs. 500/- per annum subject to actual.Rs. 500/- per annum subject to actual.
Tuition fee from class VI to XRs. 350/- per month subject to actual.Rs. 350/- per month subject to actual.
Maintenance allowance is payable for a period not exceeding 10 months in an academic year.
(i) Class I to VNilRs. 100/- per month
(ii) Class VI to XRs. 600/- per month subject to actual.Rs. 100/- per month

How to fill Minority Scholarship form 2018?

  • Candidates must visit to the minority scholarship portal that is www.minorityaffairs.gov.in to fill the minority scholarship 2018-19 application form
  • On the home page hit the “scheme/ performance” link
  • The press the link “Scholarship Schemes” on this page
  • Further minority scholarship application form download by pressing “Pre-matric/ Post-matric Scholarship Scheme” link.
  • Read this notification carefully before applying.
  • Now fill it carefully after ensuring their eligibility.
  • Submit form at the same office before closing date along with the essential particulars.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

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Documents Required for Minority Scholarship 2018-19:

Those candidates, who are going to apply for Minority Scholarship, are required to produce following documents along with application form which are as given below.

  • 10th mark sheet hard copy
  • Intermediate or 12th mark sheet hard copy
  • Caste certificate
  • Income certificate
  • Domicile
  • Aadhar card
  • Address proof.
  • College Verification
  • Passport Size Photo
  • Proof of Bank Account in the Name of the Student
  • Declaration of the Student

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Minority scholarship status:

Minority scholarship 2018-19 last date: Available Soon

Final words:

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  1. mahammad abdul kalam

    My +2 percentage is 49% but my Gnm first year % is 74% ,am l eligible for minority scholarship

  2. I have 47% in graduation..am i eligible for minority scholarship

  3. My younger brother is studying in DIET( D.El.Ed course)
    He has passed out with 76% marks in H.S in 2016. He was appiled last year but didn’t get . Now as a D.El.Ed Student is he eligible or not.plz reply

  4. Minority Scholarship from

  5. What is last date for hard copy submission form of scholarship

  6. Sir mai government polytechnic Barabanki me study Kar Raha hoo..mujhe upscholarship ke through scholarship mil rahi Hai. Kya Mai minority affairs se online registration Kar sakta hoo..

  7. Sir what is tha last date of scholarship in 2017 -2018

  8. i need a scholarship

  9. What is to be done after filling the scholarship form..do i have to submit it in my college or any where else…pls tell me

  10. Riyazhussain iqbal sheikh

    My daughter in 5th standard student and last year I couldn’t scholarship from submitted this year I want submit from is it possible?

  11. What’s the last date of post matri scholarship

  12. Mijan Hossain Mandal

    i must be helpful,if you tell me, that why we didn’t got scholarship last year.No one got scholarship at the eligibility of post metric under more than 50% marks.And even now year also till now.

    And i am a minority student,3rd student, having all qualification, but i have not cast certificate, am i eligible for the scholarship?

  13. This year Minority Scholarship last apply date any know pls tell me…

  14. It must be very helpful to many backward students

  15. Amin Moidul islam


  16. Sir when scholarship date release of this academic year.

  17. Poor people’s

  18. a.mohammed faizan

    i would like to get scholarship for my brother,and then how to apply online

    • Hii a.mohammed faizan,
      If your brother meets the Eligibility criteria, then you can apply from the Official site on availability of form whose details are mentioned under “How to fill Minority Scholarship form?” section.

  19. How the government select the student to give a scholarship money pls reply me

    • Hii Ayesha,
      Scholarship Facility is provided to poor people who doesn’t help their children’s financially in studies. According to this criteria, selection is done.
      Scholarship Exams are also conducted. As per marks criteria, selection is also done.

  20. I want to apply minority scholarship for my son. What is the last date of pre matric scholarship

  21. what is the last date fr renewal application form post matric scholorship??

  22. When will be minority post matric scholarship release?

  23. Students big..study effect Scholarship.. How to solution this problem..

  24. Mohammad Azharuddin Qureshi

    I would like to get scholarship for my daughter.
    Please tell me the procedure

    • Dear Mohammad Azharuddin Qureshi,
      You can apply for scholarship through online mode by following the simple steps. You can also subscribe for our email service to get all updates in your mail box.

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