Merit Scholarship for College/Technical/Professional Institutions for SC/ST/OBC/Minorities (National Capital Territory of Delhi)

Merit Scholarship for College/Technical/Professional Institutions for SC/ST/OBC/Minorities (National Capital Territory of Delhi)

Conducted By : Department for the Welfare of SC/ST/OBC/Minorities
September 20 2018   Scholarship   Undergraduate, Post Graduate   India
 About Merit Scholarship for College/Technical/Professional Institutions for SC/ST/OBC/Minorities (National Capital Territory of Delhi)
  • Merit Scholarship for SC/ST/OBC/Minorities students studying in Colleges/Professional/ Technical Institutes is sponsored by Department for the Welfare of SC/ST/OBC/Minorities
  • Merit Scholarship scheme was launched with the aim to support the meritorious students, who are not financially strong and who belong to the reserved community but want to pursue their higher studies from colleges/professional and technical institutes.
  • The Scholarships are available only to the students who are pursuing Degree/Diploma course or Post Graduate Studies or Professional or Technical Courses from State Govt./Central Govt. affiliated College and Institute.
  • Last date of Application is in September 2018.
 Details

Academic Qualification:

  • Candidate should have obtained 60% or more marks in Class 12 or Equivalent Examinations
  • The candidate should be enrolled in any State Govt./Central Govt. affiliated College and Institute and should be pursuing Degree/Diploma course or Post Graduate Studies or Professional or Technical Courses
  • If there has been a Gap up to 3 years in studies, then also the candidate is eligible to apply
  • Income: The family Income of the candidates who belong to OBC and Category should not exceed Rs. 2,00,000 from all sources
  • The limit on family Income of the candidates who belong to SC/ST category is not applicable
  • Students getting a stipend from Institutions or Government during the course are also eligible

Not Eligible for Merit cum Means Scholarship: 

  • Students under this scholarship are not allowed to avail any other scholarship
 Reward Description

Merit Scholarship for SC/ST/OBC/Minorities Reward:

Degree Courses: 

  • Medical
  • Engineering
  • B.Sc. Agriculture
  • Veterinary Science
  • Forensic Science
  • Higher Technical
  • Professional Studies.
  • Degree Level Course in Indian Medicine B.A.M.S
  • Comparable course in Ayurvedic, Unani, Tibbia, and Homeopathy
  • Rs 1620 per month
  • Rs 900 per month 

Course Study Group B:

  • Post Graduate courses in above and other Technical and Professional Courses
  • INR 1860 per month
  • INR 960 per month

Diploma Level Courses:

  • Indian Medicine B.A.M.S
  • Comparable course in Ayurvedic, Unani, Tibbia, and Homeopathy
  • Diploma level Course in
  • Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Printing Technology, Overseer
  • Draftsman Surveyor
 Application Process

Merit Scholarship for SC/ST/OBC/Minorities Application Process: 

  • Candidates can download the Application Form/ Self Declaration of Family Income and Electronic Clearing Service Proforma from the official website.  

Kindly Note: Candidates have to apply via concerned College or Institute. NO INDIVIDUAL APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Enclosures to be attached with the Application Form (For candidates):

  • Mark Sheets: One Self-attested copy of the mark sheet in respect of Class 12 or equivalent examination passed
  • Caste Certificate: In case of SC/ST/OBC, Self-attested copy of Caste Certificate of student or father issued by the SDM/Deputy Commissioner of Govt. of NCT of Delhi.
  • Minority Status: In case of minority students, declaration of minority status of the student by the parent in the form of an affidavit on a non-judicial stamp paper of value Rs. 10.
  • Residence Proof of Delhi (For minority): In case of minority students, three years residence proof in Delhi i.e. Attested copy of Ration Card/Epic/Adhar No./Land Line telephone Bill of MTNL/Driving License issued by GNCTD and Domicile Certificate issued by SDM Delhi/Pass Book of Nationalize Bank is also required.
  • Family Income: Self-declaration of family income in the prescribed format
  • Hosteller Certificate: Original Hosteller Certificate from Competent Authority. (if applicable)
  • Bank Account Details: Details of Student’s Bank account with MICR no. duly verified by concerned bank authority & Copy of pass Book.
  • Self-declaration by the student that they are applying for this scholarship only.
  • Gap Affidavit: In case of a gap up to 3 years an Affidavit has to be submitted. 

Submission of the Application Form:

  • The duly filled in Application form has to be forwarded to the below mentioned address by Head of College/Institution.
    Department for the Welfare of SC/ST/OBC/Minorities
    B-Block, IInd Floor, Vikas Bhawan,
    IP Estate, New Delhi-110002 

Acknowledgement: Students who have applied can log in to department website to keep track of their Application.

 Selection Process

Merit Scholarship for SC/ST/OBC/Minorities Selection Process:

  • The selection of the students will be based on the applications received and fulfilment of the Eligibility Criteria.
  • The decision taken by the Selection Committee appointed by Department for the Welfare of SC/ST/OBC/Minorities will be final and abiding.
 Contact Details
  • Address: Department for the Welfare of SC/ST/OBC/Minorities, B-Block, IInd Floor, Vikas Bhawan, IP Estate, New Delhi-110002
  • Website: www.scstwelfare.delhigovt.nic.in