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West Bengal Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2019-20

West Bengal Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2019-20

Under Graduation

A scholarship worth INR 33,000

What is West Bengal Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2019-20?


West Bengal Minorities’ Development & Finance Corporation invites applications for West Bengal Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2019-20 from students belonging to minority communities and economically weaker section of West Bengal. The scholarship aims to provide adequate financial assistance to students pursuing technical or professional courses.

 

Who is offering this scholarship ?


The scholarship is being offered by West Bengal Minorities’ Development & Finance Corporation under the Minority Affairs and Madrasah Education Department, Govt. of West Bengal.

 

Who can apply for this scholarship ?


To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be a domicile of West Bengal
  • Be studying a technical or professional course such as medical, engineering, management, law, CA, etc.
  • Have a family income of less than INR 2.5 Lakhs per annum
  • Belong to the minority community of West Bengal
  • Have scored at least 50% marks in Higher Secondary or Graduation examination

Note: The students pursuing a professional or technical course in some listed institutions outside West Bengal are also eligible to apply. Such a list of institutions is notified by WBMDFC from time to time.

 

What are the benefits ?


For Day Scholars –
Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 22,000
Maintenance Allowance – INR 5,500

For Hostellers –
Admission fee & tuition fee – INR 22,000
Maintenance Allowance – INR 11,000

 

How can you apply ?


Follow the steps mentioned below to apply for the scholarship:
Step 1: Go to the official website.
Step 2: Click on New Registration.
Step 3: Select the District where the applicant's institute is situated and click on 'Proceed'.
Step 4: Fill in the required details under 'Student Information' and 'Scheme Eligibility' sections.
Step 5: Click on Submit and Proceed.
Step 6: Note down the User ID as displayed on the screen.
Step 7: Login using the registered user id and password.
Step 8: Fill all the required information under 'Basic Information', 'Academic Information', 'Bank Account Details' section.
Step 9: Verify and lock the application.
Step 10: Print & submit the application form along with the required documents to the concerned institute.

 

What are the documents required for the West Bengal Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2019-20?


The applicant needs to provide the photocopy of bank passbook containing the bank account number and IFS code while submitting the hard copy of the completed application form.

 

Terms and Conditions
  • Scholarship amount will be credited to the student’s bank account through the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) mode.
  • Maintenance allowance will be provided for only 10 months in an academic calendar.
  • Students applying for this scholarship should fulfil the attendance criteria of the institute in which they are enrolled.

 

Contact details


Dedicated WhatsApp No. : 8017071714
Toll-Free No.: 18001202130
Email ID: scholarship.wbmdfc@gmail.com

Deadline

2019-09-15

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Award

Up to INR 33,000


Eligibility

Under Graduation


Region

India

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