Punjab Scholarship 2017–2018 Dr Ambedkar Scholarship Portal Login, OBC/SC & Minorities punjabscholarships.gov.in

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By Admin New May 29, 2017 17:15

Punjab Scholarship

Through Punjab Scholarship, Government of Punjab State has taken a step for the colleges and schools students who are Economically Backward Class (EBC) but wants to go for the higher studies. The core motive of the Dr Ambedkar Scholarship is to give the financial help to the students belonging to OBC/SC & Minorities categories and pursuing their qualification under any Government or Private Senior Secondary Schools, Colleges and Universities. Thus, eligible candidates can apply for Punjab Scholarship 2017 programme. In this concern, aspirants have to submit their Punjab Scholarship Application Form through Dr Ambedkar Scholarship Portal Login. Applicants are hereby notified that the date of submission of Punjab Scholarship Application is extended till 30-10-2017.

Therefore, willing can eligible contenders are required submit their Punjab Scholarship Online Application Form by logging on official website that is punjabscholarships.gov.in. For your convenience, we are providing some useful instructions below. In order to attain additional information regarding Punjab Scholarship 2018 programme, you can scroll this web page which is well created by the team of indguru.com.

Dr Ambedkar Scholarship Portal

The Punjab State Government has launched a Dr. Ambedkar Scholarship portal for Punjab Scholarship 2017-2018. To take the advantage of this scheme, willing applicants can apply though online mode. According to the schedule, Punjab post matric scholarships will start in the month of August. There are some criteria under which this scholarship is given. The students who want to apply for the Dr Ambedkar Scholarship 2017-2018 they must read more details regarding the same through this web page.

Eligibility Criteria for Punjab Scholarship 2017-2018

Government of Punjab is providing the great opportunity to the students who have financial problem to complete their education. Those candidates who fulfill below mentioned eligibility criteria they can apply for this scheme. So interested applicants have a look below eligibility Criteria:-

  • Candidate must have completed 10th / 12th with at least 60% marks.
  • Family annual income should be less than 2 lakh from all sources.
  • Students must be the permanent residence of Punjab State.
  • Applicants should not get any other scholarship

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Value of Punjab Scholarship

The value of scholarship includes the following for complete duration of the course:-

  • Study tour charges,
  • Thesis typing/printing charges for Research Scholars,
  • Book allowance for students pursuing correspondence courses,
  • Maintenance allowance,
  • Reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees,
  • Book bank facility for specified courses, and
  • Additional allowance for students with disabilities, for the complete duration of the course.
Additional Allowances

For SC students with disabilities

  1. Reader Allowance for blind Scholars
Level of CourseReader Allowance (Rs. Per month)
Group I,II240
Group III200
Group IV 160
  1. Provision of transport allowance upto Rs.160/- per month for disabled students, if such students do not reside in the hostel, which is within the premises of educational institution.
  2. Escort Allowance of Rs.160/- per month for severally handicapped day scholar students with low extremity disability.
  3. Special Pay of Rs.160/- per month is admissible to any employee of the hostel willing to extend help to a severely orthopedically handicapped student residing in hostel of an educational institution, who may need the assistance of a helper.
  4. Allowance of Rs.240/- per month towards extra coaching to mentally retarded and mentally ill students.

For Other Backward Classes

The blind scholars will be given additional amount as ‘Readers Charges’ as mentioned below:-

Group Reader Allowance(Rs. P.m.)
Group A,B175
Group C130
Group D 90

Steps to Apply for Punjab Scholarship 2017

Here we are sharing important steps to apply online for Punjab Scholarship through Dr. Ambedkar Scholarship Portal.

Step1: First of all students need to log on the official website that is punjabscholarships.gov.in

Step2: On the home page you have to go “Student Corner” section and go through the “Scholarship for SC and OBC” or “Scholarship for Minorities” option.

Step3: If you are new students then hit on “Student Registration” or if you already applied then press on “Registered Student’s Login” option.

Step4: Then login into your account after that you have to fill the necessary information in the application form correctly.

Step5: Afterwards, Dr Ambedkar Scholarship Application Form will be opened.

Step6: Then fill all asked details in the application form while filling the form you need to upload required documents which are displayed below.

Step7: Now you need to preview of the Punjab Scholarship 2017 Application Form and also take a print out it and hit on the “Submit” button.

Documents Required for Punjab Scholarship

To get advantage of Punjab Scholarship 2017-2018 applicants need to produce following documents at the time of registration.

  • Birth certificate
  • signature (scan)
  • Caste Certificate
  • passport size photo
  • Income Certificate
  • previous exam mark sheet
  • Address proof

Important Date

Ending date for submission of Online Application: 30-10-2017

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You may open the Official Link to fetch the entire details about Punjab Scholarship 2017 – 2018. Aspirants may book mark this page and keep in touch with us to get the updated information.

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By Admin New May 29, 2017 17:15
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