Bihar Scholarship 2020-21: How to Apply For Bihar Scholarship 2020-21, Last Date, Documents Required, and Criteria For Bihar Scholarship 2020-21

Updated December 24, 2020

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Bihar Scholarship 2020-21 can help and support many poor kids all around the parts of Bihar and The Chief Minister of Bihar has launched the Bihar Scholarship Scheme for Students. To financially aid the students from the Scholarship and to create a strong Educational base, the Bihar Government has come up with various incentives for all the students. To know in detail about the Bihar Scholarship 2020-21, read the article, where you will get to know them: Bihar scholarship scheme, procedure, eligibility criteria, and process to check the application status for Bihar Scholarship 2020-21. To understand more about the Bihar Scholarship 2020-21 details like the Last Date, Post Matric Scholarship 2020 Bihar, Bihar Board 10th First Division Scholarship 2020, read in here.

Bihar scholarship 2020-21 Online Last Date

Bihar Scholarship 2020-21 - The scheme has been initiated for the backward and economically backward caste. With the Scholarship, students will not only get good educational opportunities, but the doors for employment opportunities will open wide. This will assist the students in completing their education without any financial stress.

 Bihar Scholarship - Details

Name of the Scholarship Bihar Scholarship
Launched by Government of Bihar
Aim Providing scholarships
Beneficiaries Residents of Bihar 
Website scholarships.gov.in

Post Matric Scholarship 2020 Bihar

Check the - Bihar Scholarship Last Date

The Post-Matric Scholarship has been launched for the Backward Classes and Economically backward classes.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must be a resident of Bihar State. 
  • The candidate must be a post-matric class student. 
  • An Applicant must be pursuing a post-secondary or post-matriculation course.
  • Applicant belonging to backward class and EBC category will only be selected.
  • The yearly salary of the family must not be more than 1.5 lakhs.
  • The applicant must be a student of State or Central accredited Institution.
  • If any student has cleared any course with the Scholarship, at that point, he/she isn't qualified for some other equal course. 
  • Only two male candidates of a family are qualifiable for the Scholarship.
  • Students getting scholarships from any other institution will not be eligible for the Scholarship. 
  • The following candidates will not be eligible: After clearing one stage of education and pursuing in the same stage of education in a different subject, for example, after I. A or B.Com after B. A or M.A. in other subjects will not be qualified.

Documents Required

The following documents are required to apply for the scholarship scheme for backward classes and economically backward classes :

  • Educational certificate
  • Address proof
  • Caste certificate

Application Procedure

 Apply for the Scholarship by following the steps mentioned below :

  • Click on the Website Link.
  • Click on the State Scheme options on the menu bar.
  • Select the State.
  • The details of the Application will be displayed on the screen.
  • Click on Apply.
  • The application form will be shown on the screen.
  • Fill the Application Form.
  • Submit the documents in the application form.
  • Click on Submit.

S.T. and S.C. Post Matric Bihar Scholarship  

 The Post-Matric Scholarship has been launched for the students of S.C. and S.T. caste.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must be a resident of Bihar State.
  • The candidate must be a post-matric class student.
  • The candidate must be pursuing a recognized course.
  • The candidate must belong to S.C. or S.T. category.
  • The yearly salary of the family must not be more than 1.5 lakhs.
  • The candidate must be a student of State or Central accredited Institution.

Documents Required

  • Educational certificates.
  • Caste certificate
  • Domiciled certificate
  • Income proof
  • Aadhaar card.
  • Bank account details
  • Receipt of course
  • Passport size photographs

Application Procedure

Apply for the Scholarship by following the steps mentioned below :

  • Click on the Website link.
  • Click on the State Scheme options on the menu bar.
  • Select the State.
  • The details of the Application will be displayed on the screen.
  • Click on Apply.
  • The application form will be shown on the screen.
  • Fill the Application Form.
  • Submit the documents in the application form.
  • Click on Submit.

Amount Of Incentives

The following amount of incentive will be given to all the students belonging to Scheduled caste and Scheduled tribe category :

Course Details Incentive
All 10+2 school and I.A/ISC/I.Com and other courses INR 2000/-
Graduation or equivalent to BA/BSC/B.Com INR 5000/-
Post-graduation or equivalent to MA/MSC/MCOM INR 5000/-
ITI INR 5000/-
Engineering/Medical/Law/Technical courses(Except agriculture) INR 15000/-

Maintenance Allowance

The following amount of incentive will be given as maintenance allowance to all the students belonging to Scheduled caste and Scheduled tribe category :

Group Couses For Hosteller For Day scholar
Group I Degree and PG in Medicine - PGD in-CA/ICWA/CS/ICFA -MPhil, Ph.D and Post-Doctoral Programmes -LLM 1200 550
Group II Professional courses and PG courses are not covered in the group I - MA/MSC/M.Com/M.Ed/M Pharma 820 530
Group III All courses are certified as a Degree and are not covered under the Group I and II like- BA/BSC/B.com 570 300
Group IV All Post Matriculation level non-degree courses/3 years Diploma courses in Polytechnic 380 230

Bihar Board 10th First Division Scholarship 2020

Apply for the Bihar Board 10th First Division Scholarship 2020 - The last date to apply for Scholarship for the 10th pass students is October 31st, 2020. All the 10th pass students of 2020 are eligible for the Scholarship. The Government of Bihar provides the Scholarship for pursuing higher education / financial aid. The scholarship amount will be transferred to the account of the eligible candidates through DBT who belong to labourers category quota scheme. Students who have passed from 1st Division, can apply offline for Scholarship of Rs.10000 or more.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The Students who have scored more than 300 Marks in BSEB 10th/Matric Examination can apply for the Scholarship.

 Scholarship Amount 

  • Above 60% (300 Marks) : Rs. 10,000
  • Above 75 % (350 Marks) : Rs. 15,000
  • Above 80% (400 Marks) : Rs. 25,000

Important Dates 

  • Offline Application Start Date - August 16th 2020
  • Last Date to Apply - October 31st 2020
  • Last Date for Defective Verification - November 15th 2020
  • Last Date of Institute Verification - November 15th, 2020.

Document Required  

  • Institute Verification Form
  • Income Certificate
  • Students photo
  • 10th Marksheet
  • Religion Certificate
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Bank Account of students name

Application Procedure

  •  Apply for the Scholarship through Online or Offline mode.
  • Fill the form SAMAJ KALYAN VIBHAG.
  • Also, students can apply online through the National Scholarship Portal (NSP).

Bihar Scholarship 2020-21 - FAQs

1. Who has launched the Bihar Scholarship 2020-21 Scholarship Scheme?

The Government of Bihar has launched the Bihar Scholarship 2020-21 Scholarship Scheme.

2. Who are the beneficiaries of the Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme?

The beneficiaries of the Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme are the Backward Classes and Economically backward classes.

3. Who can become eligible for Bihar Scholarship 2020-21?

The Students who have scored more than 300 Marks in BSEB 10th/Matric Examination can apply for the Scholarship.

4. What are the documents required for Bihar Scholarship 2020-21?

Educational certificates, Caste certificate, Domiciled certificate, Income proof, Aadhaar card, Bank account details, Receipt of course, and Passport size photographs


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