Pre-Matric Scholarship 2020 For Minority Students Registration


Pre-Matric Scholarship 2020 Scheme under the Ministry of Minority Affairs (MOMA) -: Notification regarding application for the Pre-Matric Scholarship (Fresh and Renewal) for the year 2020-21 has been issued by the Ministry of Minority Affairs (MOMA), Govt of India. Students of minority category up to 10th class can apply for pre-matric scholarship 2020 till October to November Month (Every Year). The MOMA Pre-Matric Scholarship 2020 is for students who belong to minority communities like Muslim, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and studying in Pre-secondary classes in govt or private schools. Including residential govt institutions and eligible private institutions notified by the State Govt and the UTs.

Scholarships for the Pre-matriculation level are awarded to parents of minority communities to encourage them to send their children to school and reduce the burden of finance on schooling. The main objective of this scheme is to encourage students belonging to minority communities to study. In this article, we are providing you complete information about the Pre-Matric Scholarship for Minority. Please read the entire article carefully until the end.

Pre-Matric Minority Scholarship 2020

MOMA Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme for Minority-: As we told you above, the Ministry of Minority Affairs (MOMA), Govt of India, has issued a notification regarding the application for Pre-Matric Scholarship for the academic year 2020-21. All interested and eligible students and students can apply online under this scheme. For this, they have to visit the official website of the National Scholarship Portal at

Last Date to Apply Online for Minority Scholarship October (Every Year)
Last Date to Apply for Renewal Scholarship October (Every Year)


Eligibility Criteria-:
Alpsankhyak Chatravriti Yojana Eligibility - To apply under this scholarship scheme, students have to fulfill the following criteria:
  • The pre-matric scholarship will be given to those students belonging to minority communities such as Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, (Parsis) and Jains and studying in classes 1 to 10.
  • To be eligible under this scheme, students have to score more than 50% in the last final exam.
  • The annual income of the parent/guardian of the student should not exceed one lakh rupees from all sources.
  • Under the Minority Scholarship Scheme, the scholarship will be given to two students from one family.
  • A 30% scholarship is reserved for girl students. In case of not having a sufficient number of students, these will be provided to the eligible male students.

    Scholarship Amount-:
    Pre-Matric Minority Scholarship Scheme Amount - Selected students will be awarded Pre-matric scholarship for the entire duration of the course. While maintenance allowance will be given for 10 months in an academic year. The scholarship rate is mentioned below:

    (1) Admission fee from class VI to X:

    • Hostel: Rs 500 per year
    • Day Scholars: Rs 500 per year

    (2) Tuition fees from class VI to X:

    • Hostel: Rs 50 per month
    • Day Scholars: Rs 50 per month

    (3) Maintenance allowance is payable for a period not exceeding 10 months in an academic year:

    • (Class I to V) Hostel: Neil | Day Scholar: Rs 100 per month
    • (Class VI to X) Hostel: Rs 600 per month. Day Scholar: Rs 100 per month


    Terms and Conditions-:

    1. If a student fails to achieve 50% marks in the annual examination except for the unavoidable reasons notified by the Principal / Competent Authority of the school, the award will be discontinued.
    2. Students should be present regularly, for which yardstick will be decided by the competent authority of the school.
    3. Will certify the student’s claim of being an external student residing in the hostel of the school/institute/ school concerned.
    4. The migration of a student from one school/institution to another will not normally take place during the academic year except in exceptional circumstances.
    5. If the student violates any other terms and conditions of school discipline or scholarship, the scholarship may be canceled.
    6. The scholarship will be canceled on receipt of scholarship by a student by furnishing the wrong details/certificate.
    7. The course fee/tuition fee and maintenance will be credited to the student’s bank account through the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) mode.
    8. Candidates who have been selected under this scholarship scheme will not be allowed to avail benefits under any other scholarship scheme for the same purpose.

    Pre-matric Minority Scholarship 2020 Apply Online

    How to Apply Online for Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme 2020 for Minority – The concerned State Govt / Union Territory Administration announced the scheme by placing advertisements in leading language newspapers and local dailies and using other appropriate promotional media. Offline applications will not be accepted for this scholarship scheme.

    Apply Online via NSP Portal:

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