Submissions are open for Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme for Assamese OBC Students

Last Modified: 19 May 2024

In order to join hands with the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, the Government of India took an initiative and launched Pre-Matric Scholarship for Assamese OBC Students 2019 for the auspicious scholars of class 1st to 10th. Under this fellowship program, students who belong to the minor community of Assam region can submit their entries. Through this course, financially deprived candidates facilitate with the much needed financial support which will help them to pursue advanced studies across India.

The objective to run this fellowship program is to improvising the low literacy rate and spread education amongst the socially weaker fellows. The Government of India takes a step further in the direction to uplift the conditions of OBC girl’s candidates and inspire them to continue their education. As per the officials, the closing date to submit an online application for the Pre-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students is 20 January 2019.

Pre-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students: Quick Overview

Deadline 20 Jan 2019
Class / Course Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class 7, Class 8, Class 9, Class 10
Scholarship Type Merit Based Scholarship
Awarded Amount Scholarship allowance Up to ₹ 500 per Month
Age Limit N/A
Gender All
Religion All
State Assam
Country India
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To continue higher education in the state like Assam, the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment applied educational scholarship scheme for the OBC candidates who are enrolled in class 1st to class 10th in the state recognized board. The scholarship aimed to prolong the medium of learning more attentive and help them to make their life smoother so they can’t face any troubles in life and easily pursue their studies.

More about the program:

Even after the independence there are majorly ruled zone where the rate of literacy needs to improve. At those places, students can’t be able to continue their education due to their financial illness. In the progressive way to remove this illness from the roots of the country, the organization specifically targets the backward classes and provides them the means of economic support.  

Benefits under Pre-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students 2019:

The benefits of the scheme are divided into categories like Day Scholars and Hostellers for the potential fellows of Assam. Read the entire article to grab all the useful information and get to know the forthcoming updates and notifications of the scholarship schemes like Pre-Matric Fellowship Program for OBC Students 2019 summit.  

  • Day Scholars of class 1st to class 10th will be awarded the fellowship amount of ₹ 100 per month for the consecutive 10 months.
  • Hostellers of class 3rd to class 10th will be honored ₹ 500 per month as a fellowship amount for the duration of 10 months.
  • Fellow contestants will get an opportunity to win an annual ad-hoc allowance of ₹ 500.

Quick Overview of Pre-Matric Fellowship 2019-20

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Complete Information


Offered By             

The Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Government of India


Scholarship name

Pre-Matric Scholarship for OBC Students 2019


Available for

Pass out scholars of Class 1st to Class 10th who belongs to Other Backward Classes from the Assam origin


Scholarship Award

Grant up to ₹ 500 per month for the duration of 10 months


Duration of the fellowship 

10 months


Contact Details 

Phone: 0120 - 6619540

Email: [email protected]

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What are the Criteria of Eligibility for the Scheme?

In order to apply for the Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme for OBC Students have to complete the basic set of eligibility criteria governed by the Government of India as follows:


Descriptive Details


He/she must be a permanent resident of Assam, India

Educational Background

A candidate must be enrolled in class 1st to class 10th from the state recognized school or board  

Annual Family Income

The annual family income is not more than ₹ 2.5 lakh

Additional Details

  • A candidate must belong to the OBC Category (Other Backward Classes) with the state domicile of Assam.
  • An applicant must follow the regular attendance of 60% in their previous year exam.

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Process of Application

All the fascinating aspirants out there, who are interested to take all the benefits under Pre-Matric Scholarship for OBC 2019 can apply simply by following these guidelines:

The process of application will be divided into two steps i.e. Registration Process and Login Account

Pre-Matric Scholarship 2019 Registration Process:

  1. Visit the authorized website of National Scholarship Portal.
  2. Click on New User? Register link and start filling the required details.
  3. Choose your state, name of the applicant, scholarship scheme type, DOB, Mobile Number, and Email Id.
  4. Fill the bank details of the applicants such as (Bank name, IFSC Code, and Account Number).
  5. Now, enter the One Time Password (OTP) which will be sent to your registered mobile number.

Login Process:

  1. Use the OTP to Login into your account.
  2. Generate your Application Id and Password for future reference.
  3. Fill all your details correctly without making any mistakes and false commitments.

Note: All the interested participants need to submit their correct details as no changes will be permitted once the form is submitted.

Supportive Terms and Conditions:

  • The scholarship scheme will be executed as per the administered procedure of the Government of Assam.
  • During this course, shortlisted applicants may not be allowed to take up an employment offer.
  • The bank account of the students must be linked with their Aadhaar Card.
  • As per the norms of the state, 30% of the scholarship seats are reserved for girl category.
  • During the tenure of this scheme, scholars are not allowed to take the beneficiaries of another fellowship program.
  • The program is available only for the 10 months of duration.