Post Matric Scholarship for EBC Students, Uttarakhand


The Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India invites applications for Post Matric Scholarship for EBC students, Uttarakhand 2019-20 from students of class 11 to PhD level. The students who are studying at post matriculation or post-secondary stage and belong to Economically Backward Classes (EBC) of the general category are eligible to apply. The main objective of this scholarship scheme is to provide financial assistance to EBC students so that they can complete their studies. Selected students will receive fixed scholarship amount on a monthly basis which includes maintenance allowance, reader charges (for blind students), and reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees, study tour charges/thesis typing/printing charges and book allowance (for corresponding course students).

Important Dates

Application deadline: 20 November 2019
Defective Verification deadline: 20 November 2019
Institute Verification deadline: 20 November 2019


To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be an Indian national
  • Be a permanent resident of Uttarakhand
  • Belong to Economically Backward Classes of the general category
  • Have passed the previous year examination
  • Belong to the family where the annual income is not more than INR 1,00,000
  • Have passed matriculation and studying in higher secondary and above

Note: For more eligibility criteria, visit this link.

How to Apply

Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship through following steps –
Step 1: Visit the homepage of the National Scholarship Portal and click on ‘New Registration’.
Step 2: Read the guidelines carefully, select the undertaking and ‘Continue’. 
Step 3: Select the state of domicile, scholarship category (Post Matric), scheme type (scholarship scheme), gender, write the applicant’s name, date of birth, mobile number, email ID.
Step 4: Provide the bank details (Bank name, IFSC Code, Account Number)
Step 5: Select Aadhaar or Bank Account Number as identification detail and click on the ‘Register’ button.
Step 6: The mobile number will be verified and an OTP will be generated.
Step 7: Now, log in using OTP and fill the form.
Step 8: An application ID and password will be generated. Use that for future references.
Note: All the applicants are advised to fill the form correctly, no changes can be made once submitted. The applicants are also advised to fill only one application as multiple applications will lead to the cancellation of the form.

Last Date

The last date for application is 20 November 2019.

Contact Details

Phone: 0120 – 6619540

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