Sikkim Post Matric Scholarship 2023-24: Apply Online, Last Date

Sikkim Post Matric Scholarship 2023-24: Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment and Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India invites online applications for Sikkim Post Matric Scholarship 2023-24 through the National Scholarship Portal (NSP). Interested and eligible students can apply online on the NSP Portal i.e. scholarships.gov.in. All the information related to this Scholarship is given below, after reading which you can easily apply online.

Sikkim Post Matric Scholarship 2023-24: Overview

Sikkim Post Matric Scholarship 2023-24: Apply Online, Last Date
Scholarship NameSikkim Post Matric Scholarship
Department NameMinistry of Social Justice and Empowerment and Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India
State/UTSikkim
Academic Year2023-24
Eligible CategoryScheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST)
Application Last Date15th February 2024
HomepageScholarship Online

Eligibility Criteria

  • Student should have passed the Matriculation or Higher Secondary or any higher examination of a recognized University or Board of Secondary Education.
  • Students belong to Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) Category.
  • Student Should belong to Sikkim.
  • Family income from all sources should not exceed Rs.2,50,000/- (Rs. two lakh fifty thousand) per annum.
  • Students who pursue their studies through correspondence course are also eligible.
  • The student should not be getting any other scholarship.

Sikkim Post Matric Scholarship Amount

For Scheduled Caste (SC) Students

GroupsAmount (Annually)
Group 1
Degree and Post Graduate level professional courses
• Day Scholars – 7000/-
• Hostelers – 13500/-
Group 2
Other Professional Courses leading to Degree, Diploma, Certificate
• Day Scholars – 6500/-
• Hostelers – 9500/-
Group 3
Graduate and Post Graduate courses not covered under Group 1 & Group 2
• Day Scholars – 3000/-
• Hostelers – 6000/-
Group 4
All post-matriculation (Post Class X level) non-degree courses
• Day Scholars – 2500/-
• Hostelers – 4000/-
Additional Disability Allowance (if Applicable)10% Extra Allowance

For Scheduled Tribe (ST) Students

GroupsAmount (Annually)
Group 1
Degree and Post Graduate level professional courses
• Day Scholars – 5500/-
• Hostelers – 12000/-
Group 2
Other Professional Courses leading to Degree, Diploma, Certificate
• Day Scholars – 5300/-
• Hostelers – 8200/-
Group 3
Graduate and Post Graduate courses not covered under Group 1 & Group 2
• Day Scholars – 3000/-
• Hostelers – 5700/-
Group 4
All post-matriculation (Post Class X level) non-degree courses
• Day Scholars – 2300/-
• Hostelers – 3800/-
Additional Disability Allowance (if Applicable)• Day Scholars – 7200/-
• Hostelers – 9600/-

Additional Allowances for ST Students with Disabilities

Level Reader Allowance (Monthly)
Group 1 & 2Rs.240/-
Group 3Rs.200/-
Group 4Rs.160/-
Transport AllowanceRs.160/-
Escort AllowanceRs.160/-
Special PayRs.160/-
Allowance for extra CoachingRs.240/-

Other Allowance for ST Students

Study TourRs.1600/- Per Annum
Thesis Typing/ Printing ChargeRs.1600/-
Book Allowance Rs.1200/-
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