post matric scholarship 2016-17 application form
Minority School Students can apply for Pre-Matric and Post-Matric Scholarships till 31st August,2016
Last Date Extended by One Month from 31st July to 31st August,2016
Online applications are invited for the Post-Matric Fresh/Renewal Scholarship (PMS) for the academic year 2016-17 from students belonging to minority communities (Muslim/ Christian/ Buddhists/ Sikh and Parsee) to be awarded by the Ministry of Minority Affairs, Government of India.
The last date for receipt of online applications (fresh/renewal) for 2016-17 under School Education Level i.e. Pre-matric scholarship for Class 1 to 10th and Post-matric scholarship for Class 11 and 12 for students belonging to the Minority communities has been extended up to 31 August, 2016 which is due to expire on 31st of this month.
Application Process In the prescribed Performa, candidates must apply for the above mentioned Fellowship on plain paper with one recent passport size photograph. All the requisite documents should be attested and furnished along with the application form before the last date. The applicant are advised to read all the given rules and regulation plus instruction related to Post Matric Scholarship before applying for the same under any given situations, circumstances and conditions.
The aim of scholarship at pre-matric level is to encourage parents from minority communities to send their school going children to school, lighten their financial burden on school education and sustain their efforts to support their children to complete school education.
The objective of scholarship at Post-matric level is to award scholarships to meritorious students belonging to economically weaker sections of minority community so as to provide them better opportunities for higher education; increase their rate of attainment in higher education and enhance their employability.