Govt. of Delhi

Merit Scholarship to College, Professional Institutions Students Belongs to SC, ST, OBC and Minority

The Merit Scholarship to College, Professional Institutions students belongs to SC, ST, OBC and Minority is started by Delhi government for merit students who wish pursue higher education. The   objective   of  the  scheme   is   to   encourage SC/ST/OBC/Minority students  to continue their studies at college  level  by providing  them scholarship  so as to reduce financial burden  on their  parents,  because  spread  of  higher education  along with  development  of  merit  amongst  the  SC/ST communities  is  one of the priority programmes of the  Govt. of Delhi

Benefits of Merit Scholarship to College, Professional Institutions Students Belongs to SC, ST, OBC and Minority:

  • The merit scholarship to college, professional institutions students belongs to SC, ST, OBC and Minority provides financial assistance in terms of benefits
  • Structure of financial assistance as per courses and type mentioned upon official website. For getting more about please visit mentioned:http://delhi.gov.in/wps/wcm/connect/doit/Delhi+Govt/Delhi+Home

Required eligibility and conditions for applying Merit Scholarship to College, Professional Institutions Students Belongs to SC, ST, OBC and Minority:

  1. A student is allowed to avail the scholarship either under the state plan scheme or centrally sponsored scholarship scheme
  2. The SC/ST/OBC/Minority students getting stipend from the institutions/ government during the course of study are also eligible to get the merit scholarship
  3. Only those SC/ST/OBC/Minorities students are eligible who will obtain 60% or more marks in previous examination and get admission in recognized college / professional / technical institutions
  4. Scholarship will  be granted to students  of  3  year degree courses, post graduate studies at college  level and  professional courses of degree and  post  graduate level  and  diploma     The duration of   the professional course may vary from course to course.
  5. There shall be no limit for the income of the applicant/parents/guardians for grant of scholarship in respect of SC/ST students
  6. However, family income limit of    1, 00,000  per annum is   applicable   for    the OBC, Minorities community
  7. The rate of scholarship will be reduced to 50% if a  student   failed in  the  annual  examination, but continues studies except in cases where the student failed  to appear in the annual examination  on  medical grounds  or  due to natural calamities   or  any  other reason beyond his/her control.
  8. Intentional non appearance in the annual examination will disqualify the student from the grant   of scholarship during the next academic year.

Document required for applying Merit Scholarship to College, Professional Institutions Students Belongs to SC, ST, OBC and Minority:

  1. Students should have SC/ST/OBC/Minorities certificate issued by the competent   authority of   Delhi   e.   Deputy Commissioner, Delhi.
  2. Caste certificate
  3. Non creamy layer certificate
  4. Income certificate below Rs. 1 lakh from respective authority (only for OBC and Minority students)
  5. Minority declaration certificate
  6. Domicile certificate
  7. Aadhar card
  8. Bonafide certificate
  9. Bank Detail, account number, account holder name, IFSC code, MICR code
  10. Identity proof e.g. school identity card
  11. Residence proof e.g. certificate from respective residence authority
  12. Previous year markheets
  13. Application form
  14. Application can be downloaded from mentioned link :http://www.delhi.gov.in/wps/wcm/connect/doit_welfare/Welfare/Home/Scholarship+Schemes/

Whom to contact and where to contact:

  1. Candidate can contact to college/institution where he/she pursuing education
  2. Department for the welfare of SC/ST/OBC/Minorities, address mentioned below
  • B-Block, 2nd Floor, Vikas Bhavan,
    P. Estate, New Delhi- 110002
    H. No.: 23379511-12
    Fax: 23379513
    Website: delhigovt.nic.in
    E-mail: ddscstdel@hub.nic.in

References & details:

  1. For more details regarding documents and other help please visit official website: http://delhi.gov.in/wps/wcm/connect/doit/Delhi+Govt/Delhi+Home
  2. http://www.delhi.gov.in/wps/wcm/connect/58ac89004934e390a101ad76b6e6d9f6/MC.pdf?MOD=AJPERES&lmod=-1186979889&CACHEID=58ac89004934e390a101ad76b6e6d9f6&ADs%20MC%202015-16
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