Post Matric ST Scholarship, Nagaland


The Directorate of Higher Education, Nagaland invites online applications for post matric scholarship 2020 from the students belonging to the Scheduled Tribe of Nagaland.

Important Dates

The last date for application – 30 November, 2020.


The applicant must be pursuing post matric (above class X) studies and belong to Scheduled Tribe of Nagaland.
The Annual Income of the applicant’s parents from all sources must not exceed Rs.2.50 lakh
Applicant must be from Institution which has valid AISHE/UDISE code.
Students who have failed in their last examination (repeaters) are not eligible to apply.
Students who have availed this scholarship at one stage of education and have passed but are studying in the same stage of education in different stream/subject e.g., BA after B.Com. or M.Sc. after MA are not eligible to apply.
Students having study break of more than 2 (two) years (last exam passed before 2018) are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.
Applicant must not be a beneficiary of any other scholarship scheme
Applicant must not be an employee of any government/semi government establishment.
Students pursuing Diploma/Certificate Course can also apply provided they fulfill the above criteria (1- 8) and their course duration is not less than two years.
Students studying in NIOS can also apply, provided they fulfill criteria 1 to 8 and have the following subject combination.

Documents required:

Attested Xerox copy of class 10 Admit card.
Attested Xerox copy of class 10 Mar ksheet.
Attested Xerox Mark Sheet (s) of the last class/year passed. For colleges with semester system, Mark sheets of the last two semesters.
Attested Xerox Scheduled Tribe Certificate issued by competent designated authority.
Attested Xerox Indigenous Certificate issued by competent designated authority.
Original Income Certificate (Fresh applicants only) –Annexure I/Annexure II/Annexure III issued in the year 2020.
Part B Form (only for applicants studying outside Nagaland)
Part C Form (only for M.Phil./ PhD Fresh applicant)
Hostel Certificate: (For hostellers only)
Xerox copy of the front page of Bank Passbook.
Xerox copy of the Aadhaar Card.
One recent passport photograph should be pasted on the printed form.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply online mode only

Last Date

The last date for application is 30 November, 2020.

Contact Details

For any further details, the applying candidates can refer to official notification using the following link