How to apply for Pre and Post Matric Scholarship?

The Post Matric Scholarship (Pre-Matric Scholarship) Scheme is an online Scheme for minority community in India. In order to apply for this scholarship online please visit the website here

Eligibility Criteria:

Post Matric scholarship is entitled to candidates who have secured at least 50% marks or a grade equivalent to 50% in his/her previous examination. Also, the overall annual income of the candidate’s Parents/guardian from all sources collectively must not exceed Rs. 2 Lakh. Students belonging to communities (Muslim/Christian/Sikh/Buddhist/Jain/Parsi) which are declared as minority by Government of India can avail this scholarship.

Applying Procedure:

Fresh (Post Matric Scholarship):

For Fresh registration, carefully follow these steps in sequence:


  • Go to website

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    Homepage National Scholarships Portal
  • When the homepage of National Scholarships Portal opens click on the “New User?Register”.
  • On the next page, you have to fill in some general information about yourself and then click on Register button.

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    Registration Page of National Scholarships Portal
  • Once you have registered a temporary ID will be generated, you should note it down. After that you need to login from homepage of by clicking on “login” button.
  • Now 5 different tabs appear on the website which are different parts of same scholarship form; Personal Details, Academic details, Scheme Details, Bank Details and Contact Details.
  • Once all the tabs are completed your application is ready to be submitted after one final review.
  • After submitting a permanent ID will be generated which you must note down and keep it for future references.
  • Take a printout of the form attach the supporting documents and submit it in the office concerned.

Fresh (Pre Matric Scholarship):

The procedure for application of Pre Matric Scholarship is same as that of Post Matric scholarship. The 3rd step in the above procedure is modified slightly, instead of selecting Post Matric Scholarship from dropdown menu of scholarship category, select Pre Matric Scholarship.


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Pre matric Scholarship Registration Page


For renewal of Post/Pre Matric Scholarship on the homepage of click on “Apply for renewal” and proceed. Also, please do note that for Renewal of scholarship, you need to have Permanent ID of your last year’s scholarship application form. Rest is the same procedure as discussed above.

Documents Required for Scholarship Application:

S.No. Mandatory Optional
1 Institution Verification Form. Aadhaar Card
2 Income Certificate issued by an authorized Officer in the State/UT Proof of Address
3 Declaration of the Student
4 Religion Certificate.
5 (i) In case of Fresh: Self-Attested Certificate of Last Board Exam Passed as filled in the Form. (Mandatory).
(ii) In case of Renewal: Self-Attested Certificate of Last Exam Passed as filled in the Form. (Mandatory)
6 Fee Receipt of ‘Current Course Year’
7 Proof of Bank Account in the Name of the Student

Last date of Pre and Post Matric Scholarships: Last date of Registration/Submission of scholarships has been extended upto 30 October 2017 (May extend as observed in previous years).

Eligibility Criteria for Post Matric Scholarship (Tabular Form)

Ministry/Department Parental Income Primary Supporting Doc Amount Variation Previous Year Percentage Quota
Disabilities 2.5 lakh Disability(>40%) Certificate
  1. Course Group & Hosteller/Day Scholar
  2. Degree of Disability
Applicable 16650
Higher Education 6.0 lakh (4.5 lakh non-creamy) SC/ST/OBC Disability Certificate NA Applicable 82000 (50% girls, SC 15%, ST 7.5%, OBC 27%, Disability 3%)
Minority Affairs 2.0 lakh Parental Income/Religion Certificate Hosteller/Day Scholar Applicable 30% girls
Labor 1.0 to 1.2 lakh Worker’s ID Card Gender NA NA

Still have questions regarding pre matric and post matric scholarship application, registration or renewal? You can ask us questions in comments.

Post Author: admin

92 thoughts on “How to apply for Pre and Post Matric Scholarship?

  • bhadreshiya aslam

    (August 21, 2016 - 6:36 am)

    for renewal scholarship what about password ??? we don’t have password and also site didn’t send any password.

    • admin

      (August 21, 2016 - 8:49 am)

      The password is the same you last time used. Just login through your old id and apply for renewal of scholarship.

    • Pr

      (August 2, 2017 - 4:09 pm)

      Can v verify 2016-17 scholarship documents in 2017-18? Plz reply…. what l b d solution

      • admin

        (August 3, 2017 - 8:38 am)

        Apply for renewal.

        • Ak

          (January 26, 2018 - 5:13 am)

          I’m awardee of 2016-17 SGC scholarship but I registered now in 2017-18 in NSP but while filling application it is showing like ‘for your submitted information there is no scheme available’ can you please suggest for this .
          Thank you

  • irshad

    (September 3, 2016 - 4:53 am)

    im applying for renewal merit cum means bt it showing post metric category

    • admin

      (September 3, 2016 - 1:36 pm)

      Go for post matric. Merit cum means is merged in post matric. Full guideline are give here: Merit Cum Means scholarship 2016-17

      • SAI Ram

        (January 26, 2018 - 1:11 am)

        Sir I forgot to apply shoclarship renewal and last date was over what should I do now to apply for it.

  • subongnungsang longkumer

    (September 29, 2016 - 4:54 pm)

    I haven’t got my first scholarship yet, but last day of submission is tomorrow so what shall i do?

    • admin

      (September 29, 2016 - 6:13 pm)

      Apply for it. May be the last date will be increased to 15th Oct 2016 as it happened last year. But it is not for sure.

  • Chinmaya

    (September 30, 2016 - 1:27 am)

    What is that ‘PRESENT CLASS/COURSE’?How to fill that?It always shows to choose your option…..but how to?….I am not getting how to fill that blank….please reply soon

  • meenakshi bisoyi

    (October 6, 2016 - 1:12 am)

    I got married since husband’s salary is 1, 20, 000 l.a.can I apply for this scholarship. ?

    • admin

      (October 7, 2016 - 8:48 am)

      If it is 1,20,000 per month then you cannot. Overall income should be less than 2 lakh rupees per annum.

  • Akhil

    (January 23, 2017 - 4:06 am)

    KCR Sir,Please Extend the Scholorship renewal date Sir,As,I was in Hospital for 1Month due to some severe Health Issues.I was not able to attend college.And,I don’t know the last date of renewal.None of my friends have informed me Sir.Iam very very poor KCR SIR.My father is a Auto Driver.He is not able to pay that much amount.As,I need scholorship compulsorily KCR Sir.If not iam not able to continue my education Sir.I should Stop my education Sir.So,please requesting you to Extend the renewal dates for last and final time.It will be very very Helpful
    to Many students like me KCR Sir.THANK YOU.

  • pravesh jain

    (January 24, 2017 - 7:54 am)

    Sir I applied for post metric scholarship in Ist year of college nd I got scholarship but in 2nd year I applied for renewal but my scholarship is rejected.and now in 3rd year I applied for fresh because I do not get scholarship in 2nd I got message from portal that login in and attach supporting documents and what documents I have to attached now? ,I already attached all documents ..

  • aleena

    (July 15, 2017 - 9:48 am)

    I applied for renewal premetric scholarship by online but there is a change in income. is there any editing available?

    • admin

      (July 17, 2017 - 5:22 pm)

      What you want change?

  • dilip macwan

    (July 23, 2017 - 2:56 pm)

    i renewed my form when i upload documents it ask certificate number, date of issue , place of iccue which certificate no..i enter i dont know ple , tell me

    • admin

      (July 24, 2017 - 6:19 pm)

      All these details are available on the certificate or document you are uploading. Please see carefully.

  • Kifayat Hussain mir

    (July 28, 2017 - 11:10 pm)

    Where is student declaration form

  • Kifayat Hussain mir

    (July 28, 2017 - 11:11 pm)

    Give students Declaration form


    (July 30, 2017 - 1:21 pm)

    By mistake I write wrong subject I want to change my subject plz help me
    How change my subject? ???

  • harshit jain

    (August 3, 2017 - 3:46 am)

    i am a student of btech 3rd year. i am applying for a fresh application in the academic details section it is asking for previous passing year and previous class percentage..what should i fill in. I have qualified through jee mains and it the competitive exams tab it is not showing jee mains..plss help me

    • admin

      (August 3, 2017 - 8:36 am)

      Choose the last course you did. Like Class 12 th, diploma etc.

  • Sharib

    (August 5, 2017 - 10:58 am)

    Instead of clicking on post matric scholarship I have clicked on pre matric
    scholarship and registrated but now I cannot change it and could not process further as my college name does not appear becoz of pre matrix now how to change it please give me detail in my email

  • Saquib

    (August 5, 2017 - 11:15 am)

    I have not submitted any eight document which was there by mistake I have clicked on final submit .how to upload my document as it is not showing any option. Please reply

    • admin

      (August 5, 2017 - 11:40 am)

      After final submission, nothing can be done. Please contact customer care for help.

    • Rushali S Surana

      (August 28, 2017 - 11:34 am)

      I am also facing the same issue. Can you please tell me what are the steps you have taken and can I upload the document by any chance

  • Zeeshan Ali

    (August 6, 2017 - 7:48 am)

    I was register for pre-matric and generated the id, But by mistake change the State.
    but after login i was update state, but id is name and number same its not change.
    so now what i do…….
    by mistake id start with JH,
    change with KA..

  • Wasim

    (August 9, 2017 - 6:40 pm)

    where to submit the form after taking the printout and attaching all the documents

  • Wasim

    (August 9, 2017 - 6:41 pm)

    where to submit the form after taking the printout and attaching all the documents plz replly soon

    • admin

      (August 10, 2017 - 5:38 pm)

      Get all your documents signed and send it to the address provided (It is no longer required). However, all the forms are submitted online now. No need to send anywhere. You may have to submit the printout to school/college/university.

      • manoj dugad

        (September 19, 2017 - 6:36 am)

        but now its not showing any upload option, where i have to send the documents, pkease send addres


    (August 11, 2017 - 6:39 am)

    where we have to submit & if we can submit online after fiiling form then on which mail i’d?

    • admin

      (August 11, 2017 - 12:21 pm)

      You have to apply online and submit online. It is all done on scholarships. gov. in website.

      • manoj dugad

        (September 19, 2017 - 6:45 am)

        hello sir
        as u said we have to submit documents online, but here its not showing the upload option. ao can we submit it by post? to which address pls help

  • shahi

    (August 15, 2017 - 3:41 am)

    pls give me the details, how to renew our old scholarship form.

  • alina tazeen

    (August 18, 2017 - 10:21 am)

    sir by mistake I have not submitted fees what to do now

  • kajal

    (August 18, 2017 - 11:09 am)

    excuse me please m student of bsc nursing 2nd year ..last year I had applied for post matrix scholarship and I got … now I want to renewal but my first year detail marksheet is not given by our college….now what to do plz reply or give me any suggestion….

    • admin

      (August 18, 2017 - 7:50 pm)

      Mark as result awaited then.


    (August 20, 2017 - 12:13 pm)

    Which category I fall…msc mathematics but option is Not available


    (August 20, 2017 - 12:14 pm)

    Admin where msc mathematics option available when I fill academic details

  • md javed

    (August 22, 2017 - 6:17 am)

    from where i should submit my post metric form,because my college didn’t want to accept it.

    • admin

      (August 22, 2017 - 7:00 am)

      All the forms need to be applied and submitted online.


    (August 25, 2017 - 12:38 pm)

    Hey and I submit my documents and .. verification kb hoga and kb tk scholarship available kra di jaegii

  • Sneha

    (August 25, 2017 - 4:44 pm)

    I have already sent my application by online.In which address i should sent my documents by offline?

  • jason marandi

    (August 26, 2017 - 1:34 am)

    sir/madam, i have done the final submission of my form and have taken a printout of the form now what should i do,the status is “your application is under process of verification of institute level”.

  • asif

    (August 26, 2017 - 10:11 am)

    Sir i wrongly put some info in my scholarship form plx tell me hw to correct it now

  • Rushali S Surana

    (August 28, 2017 - 11:29 am)


    • admin

      (August 29, 2017 - 10:18 am)

      The only possible way is to contact them on their customer care number or customer care email.

      • sainshring dao naiding

        (October 17, 2017 - 7:25 pm)

        Same problem face by me,should i go for again nsp registration from first bro???

  • Ameena saher

    (August 28, 2017 - 3:56 pm)

    After i complete online process what should we do next?

    • admin

      (August 29, 2017 - 10:19 am)

      Print out the application, get it duly signed by your institution and then upload the scanned copy of the document and submit. This is it!

  • kingsly

    (August 31, 2017 - 4:31 pm)

    iam not able to get my temporary id after i had registered what can i do sir

  • Manshi ram reangManshi

    (September 5, 2017 - 4:47 am)

    Why to login renewal

  • Manshi ram reangManshi

    (September 5, 2017 - 4:50 am)

    Applications id and password all most added but doest not match but why

  • amir hamza

    (September 11, 2017 - 1:21 am)

    where should i submit the print out page of filled up form

  • hyepeerzada

    (September 11, 2017 - 1:37 pm)

    to whom uploading documents is needed

  • kaif

    (September 14, 2017 - 12:14 pm)

    Sir I recently applied for Post Matric schlorship for Minorities.. ..
    I uploaded all documents except institution verification form… .so sir what should I do now

  • sonu ansari

    (September 15, 2017 - 9:17 am)

    what is format of upload forms like a Jpg,, jpeg, pdf png etc…
    plz tell me … thank you

  • Bimal kujir

    (September 19, 2017 - 3:24 pm)

    Sir in the yr 2015 I get my minority schorship but I did don’t renew the form in the year 2016 so in this yr what I will do renew or fresh candidate pls ans me sir

  • Sania Rizvi

    (September 19, 2017 - 7:22 pm)

    Sir, i am a student of Bsc 2nd year, n previous year i have filled the form n got the scholarship n this year i renewed my form under the category (postmatric other than intermediate) and the course in drop down are only of masters n PG

    What should i do now?
    How to select BSc course?
    Should i apply as a fresh student?

    Pls acknowledge n reply on my mail

  • Deva

    (September 20, 2017 - 11:56 am)

    I filled all the details for postmatric scholarship.I click on final submit button.
    Is I need to upload any documents?
    Or it will conform by the institution?

    • Deva

      (September 20, 2017 - 11:57 am)

      Please answer

  • paddo

    (September 22, 2017 - 1:21 pm)

    Earlier I used to fill the scholarship form. But now the income has increased so need to fill the freeship form. Will there be any issues in filling the form

  • Sirin raj

    (September 26, 2017 - 8:31 am)

    I m in 1st yr…..for scholarship where i can apply- premetric or postmetric????

  • ASNA

    (September 26, 2017 - 10:23 am)

    what if we dont remember the password and the phone number in case for the filling of the pre matric scholarship for the renewal?

    n we dont use the number as registered in the last renewal form……

    please do suggest the solution……!!!!!

  • Hardeep

    (September 26, 2017 - 10:57 am)

    After uploading all the documents i get a print out where signature and stamp is required
    What to do after that ?
    Is there any requirement to send document offline

  • Hardeep

    (September 26, 2017 - 11:01 am)

    Pls reply if anyone knows

  • bencyl

    (September 28, 2017 - 12:15 pm)

    after submission of the form it is asked for the verifying the collgee how to do do that.. after taking print out of the form what next..
    pls guide.
    much appreciated
    thank you

  • akash

    (September 28, 2017 - 2:44 pm)

    where we send form after filling it

  • jatin

    (September 29, 2017 - 1:39 pm)

    I am in 10th class so for what I will apply pre matric or post matric

  • safeer

    (September 29, 2017 - 5:53 pm)

    where to submit post matric schlorship at last

  • safeer

    (September 29, 2017 - 5:54 pm)

    where to submit my scholarship at last i.e postatric

  • Mita

    (October 7, 2017 - 2:37 am)

    After Online Submission shall we deposit this application form again manually?

  • LINDA M John

    (October 10, 2017 - 11:04 am)

    I did registration online for fresh, the status is showing as verification under institute level, what am I supposed to do? Plz reply

  • Chotu

    (October 15, 2017 - 6:00 am)

    I am applying for merit-cum means scholarship & form uploaded and submitted successfully.
    now i want to know could i post my documents for verification offline

  • sangeeta sahu

    (October 17, 2017 - 3:52 pm)

    I’m studying bsc 2nd yr ,can i apply as a fresher student.i hv nt applied in 1st yr


    (October 19, 2017 - 4:29 am)

    I have got 6.26 marks in my last semester exam. Belonging from obc community, would i be eligible for applying post metric scholarship. Please kindly respond…

  • Shoshan phillip

    (October 24, 2017 - 10:55 am)

    How much scholarship will i get in 2nd year

  • Rahul

    (October 25, 2017 - 6:33 pm)

    Sir, I have entered details of old Income certificate in Renewal Post Metric Scholarship Form which is valid only for Oct,2017(valid for 3 years from issue-oct/2014 as mentioned on certificate)…Do I require new Income certificate??

  • kashvi

    (October 26, 2017 - 2:52 pm)

    i m from banasthali vidyaoeeth and how can i fill the scolarship form ???

  • Shahid

    (October 27, 2017 - 9:53 am)

    My residential certificate of state government. Is it applicable

  • Sonali Singh

    (October 30, 2017 - 7:29 pm)

    Hello sir. I am a fresh applicant of this scholarship scheme. I have completed my form n while filling the “upload documents page” the page showed a pop up that ” If the scholarship amount is less than 50,000 then no need to upload any documents, instead submit it to the clg.” So i did not upload any documents. But i got to know that documents were to be submitted . So what do i do now???. How do i go about it???. Plz reply me i am in real need of this scholarship. Its a request plz do reply me as soon as possible.