Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students Uttarakhand 2023-24


The application deadline for the Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students in Uttarakhand for 2023 is 24 October December.

Eligibility of Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students

    1. To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant must fulfil the following criteria:
    2. Be a permanent resident of Uttarakhand.
    3. Belong to the Scheduled Caste (SC) category.
    4. Enroll in an accredited university, technical, management, or medical institution.
    5. Successfully clear the preceding year’s examination.
    6. Maintain enrollment in only one institution.
    7. Demonstrate a family income below INR 2.5 lakh per annum.

    Benefits of Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students

    Selected scholars under this scholarship will receive the following benefits based on their respective groups and courses:

    GroupCoursesHosteller (In INR per month)Day Scholars (In INR per month)

    • Group 1 Various professional courses including Medicine, Engineering, Management, etc. 1,200 550
    • Group 2 Degree, Diploma, and Certificate courses in various fields 820 530
    • Group 3 All other graduate degree courses 570 300
    • Group 4 Non-degree courses at post-matriculation level 380 230

    Groups and Courses

    Detailed information about the courses covered under each group is provided in the benefits section above.

    The documentation needed for the application for the Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students comprises the following:

    1. Proof of income for parents or guardians (issued within the last six months).
    2. Caste certificate.
    3. Certificate of permanent residence.
    4. High School marksheet.
    5. Marksheet or certification from the most recent examination completed.
    6. Bonafide certificate of the current educational institution.
    7. Bank passbook of CBS account.

    How to Apply

    Eligible candidates can apply for the Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students by following these steps:

    1. Click on the ‘Apply Now‘ link provided.
    2.  Navigate to ‘Applicant Corner’ and select ‘New Registration’.
    3.  Proceed to ‘Other Scholarship Schemes hosted on NSP for AY 2023-24.
    4.  Read and acknowledge the guidelines, then continue.
    5.  Fill in personal details, including state of domicile, scholarship category, scheme type, etc.
    6.  Provide bank details (Bank name, IFSC Code, Account Number).
    7.  Choose an Aadhaar or Bank Account Number for identification and register.
    8.  Verify your mobile number using the OTP received.
    9.  Log in with OTP and complete the application form.
    10.  After submission, an application ID and password will be generated for future reference.
    11. FAQs Section

    Certainly! Here are five frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students, along with their answers:

    Who can apply for the Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students in Uttarakhand?

    To be eligible, applicants must be permanent residents of Uttarakhand, belong to the Scheduled Caste (SC) category, study in recognized universities or institutions, Must have completed the examination of the preceding year, maintain enrollment in a single institution, and demonstrate an annual family income below INR 2.5 lakh.

    What are the benefits of the scholarship?

    The selected scholars will receive financial assistance based on their respective groups and courses. The scholarship provides monthly allowances for hostellers and day scholars, varying depending on the academic group and method pursued.

    Can I apply for multiple scholarship schemes?

    No, applicants should apply for only one scholarship scheme. It’s essential to choose the appropriate scholarship category and scheme type during the application process.

    How do I submit the required documents for the scholarship?

    You must upload scanned copies of the required documents during the online application process. These documents include income certificates, caste certificates, permanent residence certificates, mark sheets of previous exams, bonafide certificates from the current institution, and a bank passbook of your CBS account.

    Can I edit my application after submission?

    Once you submit your application, you may be unable to edit it. Therefore, it’s crucial to review all the information before final submission. Double-check details such as personal information, educational details, and uploaded documents.

    These FAQs address common queries about the Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students in Uttarakhand. If you have more questions or need further clarification, refer to the official scholarship guidelines or contact the relevant authorities for assistance.

    Terms and Conditions of Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students

    1. Scholarship disbursement will include the duration from admission to the completion of the last academic year’s examination. If a student enrols after the 20th day of a specific month, the scholarship payments will commence the following month.
    2.  Scholarship funds will be electronically transferred to the beneficiaries’ CBS (Core Banking System) accounts online.
    3.  Scholarships will be revoked if a student discontinues their studies for personal reasons or if false information is provided in the online application.

    Note: For more comprehensive information, please refer to the ‘Scholarship Guidelines’ document.

    Contact Details of Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students

    For further inquiries or information, please get in touch with the Social Welfare Department, Government of Uttarakhand.


    The Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students in Uttarakhand for the academic year 2023-24 aims to support eligible students in pursuing higher education. By providing financial assistance to deserving candidates, the scholarship contributes to creating better educational opportunities and promoting social inclusivity.

    While the application period for the current year has ended, interested students can refer to the provided guidelines for future reference and consider applying during the next application cycle.

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