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Post-matric Scholarship Scheme

Scheme Details

The Prime Minister’s New 15 Point Programme for the Welfare of Minorities was announced in June, 2006. It provides that a post-matric scholarship scheme for meritorious students from minority communities would be implemented.

The objective of the scheme 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.


  • State/UT- wise & Community- wise distribution of Post-matric scholarships for students belonging to the minority communities
  • Reports