Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC Students Uttarakhand 2023-24


October To December deadline for Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC Students

Eligibility Of Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC Students

To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Nationality: Must be an Indian national.
  •  Residency: Should be a permanent resident of Uttarakhand.
  •  Category: Belong to the Scheduled Tribe (ST) category.
  •  Grade: Must be studying in Class 1 to 10 in a state-recognized school.
  •  Academic Performance: Must have passed the previous year’s examination.
  •  Income Limit: For Class 1 to 8 students, there’s no income limit. For Class 9 and 10 students, the family’s annual income is less than INR 2 lakh.

Benefits of Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC Students

Selected students will receive Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC Students as follows:

GradeScholarship Amount

Class 1 to 5 INR 600 per annum

Class 6 to 8 INR 960 per annum

Class 9 & 10 Day Scholars – INR 3,000 per annum

Hostellers – INR 6,250 per annum

Disabled Students Class 1 to 5 – INR 600 per annum

Class 6 to 8 – INR 960 per annum

Required Documents

  • Domicile certificate
  •  Academic certificates, as applicable
  •  Parents/guardian’s income certificate
  •  Caste certificate
  •  Aadhaar enrolment ID or scanned copy of bank passbook

How to Apply?

Candidates who meet the criteria can complete the scholarship application process by following these steps:

  1. Click on the ‘Apply Now‘ link below.
  2.  Go to ‘Applicant Corner’ and select ‘New Registration’.
  3. Please click the following link to access additional Scholarship Schemes hosted on NSP for the Academic Year 2022-23.
  4.  Read the guidelines, select the undertaking, and ‘Continue’.
  5.  Provide the required information: state of domicile, scholarship category, scheme type, gender, applicant’s name, date of birth, mobile number, and email ID.
  6.  Provide bank details (Bank name, IFSC Code, Account Number).
  7.  Choose an Aadhaar or Bank Account Number as identification and click ‘Register’.
  8.  Verify your mobile number with the OTP generated.
  9.  Log in using OTP and complete the application form.
  10.  After submitting the form, an application ID and password will be generated for future reference.

Note: Once submitted, the form must remain the same. Applicants should submit only one application to avoid cancellation.

Important Dates

  • Scholarship Closing Date: 30th November 2023
  •  Last Date for Fresh candidates: 15th September 2023

Selection Criteria

Students will be selected to meet the eligibility criteria.

Contact Details

Social Welfare Department, Government of Uttarakhand

FAQs Section

What happens if Aadhaar verification fails?

If the Aadhaar verification fails, the application will be rejected.

Is providing a mobile number mandatory?

Yes, candidates or their parents must provide a mobile number.

Can a student be enrolled in multiple schools?

Students must be enrolled in at most one school.


The Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC Students in Uttarakhand provides financial assistance to eligible students pursuing education in grades 1 to 10. By offering varying scholarship amounts based on quality and type of residence, the program aims to support the educational aspirations of deserving students.

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