Assam Pre Matric Scholarship Application 2020 Date Eligibility For SC, ST, OBC Students

Assam Pre Matric Scholarship Application 2020 @| Applicants belongs to the state of Assam can now avail of the Assam Pre matric scholarship application 2020. The complete process about how to avail the application, registration process, and eligibility has been mentioned in this article. The pre-matric scholarship is provided to the candidates of the states who satisfy the eligibility criteria for the scheme. The authority provides financial support through these scholarships. If the financial condition of the applicants’ family is not good, they must apply for this scholarship. The briefing of the scholarship schemes is mentioned below.

Latest Update-: The dates for the Assam Pre Matric Scholarship Application 2020 have been extended. Please read the schedule below.

Assam Pre matric scholarship application 2020

As per previous year stats, the distribution of scholarship in the state of Assam is around 219.00 crores including all types of scholarship. A huge number of applications have been received by each district. The sole objective of the authority is to provide scholarship to every student who are financially weak. For proper functioning of scholarship, the authority has categorized it into two parts that is Pre matric and Post matric. The students pursuing education from class 1 to 10th who want to avail the scholarship comes under pre-matric category while candidates in class 11, Intermediate, or any UG/PG courses can apply under post matric. In this article, we will have a brief detailing about pre matric scholarship for the students residing in  state of Assam.

Please have an overview of the scholarship application 2020



Government of Assam

Official Portal

Name of the Portal

National Scholarship Portal

Official Web page

Scholarship Name

Assam Pre Matric Scholarship Application 2020


Students of class 1st to 10th standard

Essential Eligibility

Applicant must be a permanent resident of the state

Application Process


Eligibility for the Scholarship scheme

Candidates applying for the scholarship scheme must go through detailed eligibility criteria prescribed for availing the scholarship. The applicant only from the state of Assam can avail for  scholarship. Applicant must have updated documents revealing their domicile and category. Regular attendance of 60% in the previous year is mandatory to avail the scholarship scheme.

Pre matric scholarship scheme for SC

Applicant should belong to Scheduled Caste.

Family income should not exceed Rs 2.50 lakhs per annum.

Applicant must not avail other pre matric scholarship that is funded by the Centre Government.

Applicant must hold an Aadhar Card. If not then please apply for it.

Applicant should be a regular student studying in government school or private which are government by the recognized board of the country.

Scholarship will be provided only for one class. If the students fail in the exam and repeats the class, scholarship will be cancelled.

Pre matric scholarship scheme for ST

Applicant should belong to Scheduled Tribe.

Should have category certificate.Family income from all sources shall not exceed to Rs 50,00 p.aScholarship will be provided only for one class. If the students fails in the exam and repeats the class, scholarship will be cancelled.

Should own an Aadhar card. Name and address should be properly checked.


Pre matric scholarship scheme for OBC

Must belong to other backward class community and should have a valid category certificate.

·      The category should be listed in the Centre government OBC caste list.

·      Family income from all sources should not exceed to 2.5 lakhs.


Assam Pre matric Scholarship Value

The value of scholarship for the category of Schedule Caste includes-:

 (i)The detail of scholarship along with other grants,

(ii)Candidate with disability shall be extra amount as coordinated below:

Scholarship rate are depicted below for SC candidates


Day Scholars


Scholarship per month for 10 months

Rs 225/-

Rs 525/-

Adhoc grants (money urgently needed by the applicants)

Rs 750/-

Rs 1000/-


(iii)Some extra allowances details for SC candidates with disabilities studying in private unaided Schools.


Amount (In Rs.)

Monthly Allowance for Blind students

Rs 160

Allowance for transport if the Candidate do not lives in hostel (For disable student only)

Rs 160

Monthly Escort Amount for Severely Disabled Candidate

Rs 160

Monthly Helper Allowance

Rs 160

Monthly Coaching Allowance to Mentally Retarded and Mentally ill Students.

Rs 240

Scholarship value for the candidates belonging to the category of Schedule Tribe

  • The scholarship amount for Hostellers belonging to Schedule Tribe community will get Rs 500 per month for 10 months.
  • Day scholar candidates of class 1st to 10th will receive Rs 100 per month for 10 months.
  • Adhoc grants of Rs 500 will be available to all the students, which can be availed once in a year.

 Assam Scholarship value for OBC candidates

The scholarship covers the students from class 1st to 8th. The applicant belonging to the backward class community who satisfy all the eligibility criteria will receive scholarship amount of Rs 100/- per month for 12 months or Rs 1200 per annum.

Important Dates for the Scholarship schemes

The important dates for the application period to various scholarship for the state of Assam is mentioned below. The updated time for the academic year of 2020-21 will be mentioned soon in the table given below.


How to apply for the Assam Scholarship Pre matric 2020?

Currently, there are no fresh updates about the availability of the scholarship. However, applicants can register themselves to the portal to check whether they follow the prescribed eligibility criteria for scheme or not. Have a look over steps mentioned on  next paragraph. Direct links for fresh registration are also provided in the article below.

Step 1: Browse the official website of National Scholarship Portal i.e.|

Step 2: The homepage of the portal will flash on the screen.

Step 3: On the homepage of the portal, click on the New Registration tab.

Step 4: Before proceeding towards registration, please read the complete eligibility for the desired scholarship scheme.

Step 5: After reading the eligibility, tick on the declaration and click on Continue tab.

Step 6: Enter your details asked on the application form i.e. applicant’s name, scholarship scheme, date of birth, email ID, gender etc.

Step 7: Now proceed towards entering your bank details in the application form. Mention tour account number, ifsc code, and rest bank details.

Step 8: Now proceed towards the submission of application form. Pease validate your details by checking twice the application form filled by you.

Step 9: After the successful submission, OTP will be sent to your registered mobile/ Email id.

Step 10: Enter the OTP in the application form and thus a system generated login id and password will be sent to your registered number.

Step 11: Login to your dashboard and the portal will automatically notify you about the scheme you are eligible. Tap on the link and submit the application.

Click here for New Registration

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Guidelines for State Sponsored Scheme for Pre Matric Scholarship to Schedule Tribes (ST) students

Guideline for OBC Students

Guidelines for SC Candidates

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How is the payment for Assam pre-matric scholarship 2020 done?

A. The payment of scholarship shall be done from the date of admission of students for new academic sessions. For the case, if candidates who have renewed their application, scholarship amount shall be paid as per previous year’s schedule. The state government shall do all the transactions regarding the scholarship of candidates.

Q. Is Aadhar card important to avail the scholarship?

A. Yes, applicant must have aadhar card to apply for a scholarship in the state of Assam.

Q. What is the scope of the Scholarship scheme?

A. The Scholarship provided by the Assam government shall be granted to study only in India and will be provided by the Union Territory/State Government to which the candidates belong i.e. where he is domiciled.

Q. What is the Duration of the scholarship?

A. The scholarship will be provided for a complete academic session. However, funds shall be granted for 10 months. If the candidates fail or repeat the same class for the second year no scholarship shall be provided to the student. Only one scholarship per year to a single candidate

Q. What is the process for renewal of application?

A. Renewal shall be done through the previous mail id and password. Tap on the renewal button and fill the application form.


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