MOMA Scholarship - Merit Cum Means Scholarships

MOMA Scholarship - Merit Cum Means Scholarships

Conducted By : Ministry of Minority Affairs
January 1 1970   Scholarship   Undergraduate, Post Graduate   India
 About MOMA Scholarship - Merit Cum Means Scholarships

Merit cum Means Scholarship is awarded to more than 20,000 candidates every year. The MOMA Scholarship Application for merit cum means will begin on December 29, 2017, for the year 2017-2018.

The Scholarship is given to meritorious minority community students for pursuing their further studies. The Scholarship allocation to the students is done by the State/ UT to the students. Reservation for Girl Students in MOMA Scholarship of the scholarship is reserved for girls of each minority community in a state but in case if the number of girls falls short for a particular scholarship than the minimum number of requirement, then it would be made available to some other candidate of the same community.

Types of Scholarships under MOMA Scholarship: MOMA Scholarships are divided into 3 parts and covers the scholarship for students from Class 1 to 12 and also for higher studies after class 12. 


Eligibility Conditions:

  • The student must be from the minority group.
  • The student should be pursuing his/her studies in India.
  • The student should be enrolled in any of these professiona/technical course- Engineering/ Architecture/ MBBS/ Medical & Para Medical Courses/ Verterinary Science & Animal Husbandry/ CA/CS/ ICWA/ Fashion Technology/ Design/ Pharmacy/ Law/ Management/ MCA
  • The income of student/parent/guardian must not exceed the INR 2,50,000
  • The student must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in his/her class 12 examination.
  • The scholarship would be provided to only those students who have got admission in the college/institution through a competitive exam or those through merit, provided they must have attained a minimum of 50% marks in their class 12 exams. 

Not Eligible for Merit cum Means Scholarship:

  • Students under this scholarships are not allowed to avail any other scholarship
  • Not more than two members of the same family are entitled to the scholarship
  • The scholarship will not be paid for the students who are under internship/houseman ship for the course of M.B.B.S or any other technical course
  • The scholarship would be withdrawn in a case wherein the student changes his/her course for which the scholarship was awarded for
  • The scholarship would be cancelled if the student discontinues his/her studies
 Reward Description

The reward of Merit Cum Means Scholarship- MOMA Scholarship 2018

Type of aid:

  • Hostlers & Day Scholars
  • Maintenance allowance (10 months) - INR 10,000 per year & INR 5000 per year

MOMA Scholarship Renewal - November 11, 2018.

 Application Process
  • Create a student account for MOMA Scholarship. The student will get the Temporary and he can log in to fill out the details.


 Selection Process
  • The selection for MOMA Scholarship- Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2018 will be made strictly on the merit basis.
  • Preference to the students enrolled in reputed Institutions: Within the state-wise allocations, the application from students enrolled in the reputed institutions will be given preference.
  • After the scholarships are sanctioned the state/UT will publish the details of the selected students on the website of state/Government/UT concerned.
  • MOMA Scholarship- Merit cum means scholarship merit list will be displayed between November 1 and November 5, 2018
 Contact Details
  • Address: Ministry of Minority Affairs, 11th Floor, Paryavaran Bhawan, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003
  • Phone: 1800112001 (MOMA Scholarship Helpline Number for all States & UTS)