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Bihar Scholarship 2024 - Know about latest Bihar Scholarships here

Bihar Scholarship 2024 - Know about latest Bihar Scholarships here

Edited By Shivam Jadoun | Updated on Apr 18, 2024 10:42 AM IST
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Bihar Scholarship 2024 - The Bihar government offers various scholarship schemes to students in the state. Bihar scholarships for pre and post-matric are particularly popular among students in classes 10 and 12 Bihar board. Students from the BC, SC, ST, minority, and PwD categories are eligible for pre- and post-matriculation scholarships. They can apply for the Bihar 2024 scholarship online through pmsonline.bih.nic.in.

Bihar Scholarship 2024 - Know about latest Bihar Scholarships here
Bihar Scholarship 2024 - Know about latest Bihar Scholarships here

These Bihar scholarships are given to students to help them financially with their higher studies. Student Eligibility, scholarship award, and last date will vary as per the Bihar scholarship scheme. The Bihar scholarship applications will be available both online and through schools. Students need to apply for post matric Bihar Scholarship 2024 Read the entire article carefully to know more dates, eligibility criteria and other details of the Bihar scholarship scheme 2024.

Bihar Scholarship in 2024 - Dates

Below, we have given the last date to apply for Bihar post-matric scholarship:

Event

Tentative Dates

Post-Matric Scholarship Bihar closing date for SC/ST

February 29, 2024

Post-Matric Scholarship (PMS) For BC-EBS last date

Septemeber 2024

Which Bihar Scholarship 2024 Schemes are Available?

Here is a list of various Bihar board scholarship 2024 scholarships for Bihar students, which they may apply for if they meet the other eligibility requirements:

  • Post Matric Scholarship (PMS) For BC-EBS

  • Post Matric Scholarship (PMS) For ST

  • Post Matric Scholarship (PMS) For SC

  • Post-matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

  • Post Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities

  • Pre Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities

  • Pre-matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

  • National Means Cum Merit Scholarship (NMMS)

  • Chief Minister Medhavi Yojana for EBC/ BC Students, Bihar

  • Bihar Talent Search Examination (BTSE)

  • National Talent Search Examination

Students must check out the list of the best scholarships in India while applying.

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Eligibility Criteria for the Bihar Scholarship 2024

To apply for a scholarship on the Bihar scholarship portal 2024, a student must meet certain criteria. If a student is found to be ineligible for a scholarship, his or her application may be rejected. As a consequence, students should check the table below to verify their eligibility for each scheme.

Post-Matric Scholarship (PMS) For BC-EBS

Domicile: Bihar

Category: BC-EBC

Must have passed 10th class and studying in a recognized School/Institute

Family annual income: Should not exceed 1.5 lakh

Only two kids of the parent can avail Bihar scholarship.

A student already availing of a scholarship from any organization can not achieve this scholarship.

Post-Matric Scholarship (PMS) For ST

Domicile: Bihar

Category: ST

Must have passed 10th class and studying in a recognized School/Institute

Family annual income: Should not exceed 2.5 lakh

Post-Matric Scholarship (PMS) For SC

Domicile: Bihar

Category: SC

Must have passed 10th class and studying post-matriculation or post-secondary course in a recognized in a School/Institute

Family annual income: Should not exceed 2.5 lakh

He/she can not avail of this scholarship along with any other scholarship.

Post-matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Students with 40% and above disabilities defined in the Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 are eligible for this scholarship.

A maximum of two children of the same parents are provided with this scholarship.

The annual family income should not be more than Rs. 2.5 lakh.

Must have passed 10th and pursuing intermediate/ diploma/ graduate/ post-graduate course in a recognized institute.

Open students can also apply for this scholarship.

Post-Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities

Category: Minority (Muslims, Sikhs, Christians, Buddhists, Jain and Parsis)

Must have passed 10th class.

Must have secured 50% marks in the previous final examination.

Family annual income: should not exceed Rs. 2 lakh

Domicile: Bihar (India)

Pre-Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities

Must be a student of class 1 or 10 in a school recognized by the Government.

He/she must have scored at least 50% in previous final examinations.

Domicile: Bihar

Annual family income: should not exceed Rs. 1 lakh

Minority category (Muslims, Sikhs, Christians, Buddhists, Jain, and Parsis)

Pre-matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Students must be a regular student in class 9 or 10 at a government-approved school.

Annual family income: should not exceed Rs. 2.5 lakh

Domicile: Bihar

National-Means-Cum Merit Scholarship

Must be studying in 8th class

Annual family income limit: Rs. 1.5 lakh

Students from JNV, KV, and Sainik School are not eligible to apply.

Only students who qualify for the NMMS exam are provided with this scholarship.

National Talent Search Examination

The student must be studying in the 10th class.

Those who are selected for the NTSE Bihar exam will be eligible for this scholarship.

Bihar Chief Minister Medhavi Yojana for EBC/BC Students

Students with more than 60% in their BSEB matric examinations are eligible for this.

The annual family income should not be more than Rs. 1 lakh.

Category: EBC/BC

Examination for Bihar Talent Search (BTSE)

Bihar students in the 7th to 10th can apply for this scholarship examination.

Bihar Scholarship Amount 2024

The amount of the Bihar 2024 scholarship varies depending on a variety of factors such as study level, merit, and so on. The following are the Scholarship Bihar amounts for the major scheme:


Post-Matric Scholarship (PMS) For BC-EBS, ST, SC

During the intermediate period: Rs. 2000 per year

During graduation/postgraduate studies/ITI: Rs. 5000 per year

During a three-year diploma course or polytechnic: Rs. 10,000 per year

Rs. 15000 per year when enrolled in engineering/medical/law/management study in an industrial/technical institute

Post-Matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Monthly maintenance allowance: Rs. 550 to Rs. 1600

Allowance for Disablement: Rs. 2000 to Rs. 4000

Reimbursement of non-refundable fees

Book allowance: Rs. 1500 per annum

Post-Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities

During intermediate: Rs. 7000 per annum + Rs. 380/month(for hosteller) & Rs. 230 /month(for day scholar).

Technical/Diploma courses of 11th and 12th level: Rs. 10000 per annum + Rs. 380/month(for hosteller) & Rs. 230 /month(for day scholar)

Rs. 3000 per annum during UG & PG level along with maintenance allowance of Rs. 570/month (Hosteller) & Rs. 300/month (Day scholar) for courses other than technical & professional courses for a duration of 10 months in an academic year.

For M.Phil & PhD: Rs. 1200/month (Hosteller) & Rs. 550/month (Day scholar) for 10 months in a year.

Pre-Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities

Class 1 to 5: Rs. 100 per month for a day scholar for 10 months.

Class 6 to 10: Rs. 850 per annum for admission and tuition fees + Rs. 600 per month (Hosteller) & Rs. 100 per month (Day Scholar) for 10 months.

Pre-Matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Maintenance allowance: Rs. 500 for day scholar and Rs. 800 for hosteller

Book grant: Rs. 1000 per annum

Disability allowance: Rs. 2000 to Rs. 4000

National-Means-Cum Merit Scholarship

Rs. 1000 per month.

National Talent Search Examination(NTSE)

Rs. 1250 per month at Intermediate level

Rs. 2000 per month at UG & PG level

As per UGC norms at Ph.D level

Chief Minister Medhavi Yojana for EBC/BC Students in Bihar

Rs. 10000 to each scholar for one-time as financial assistance.

Bihar Talent Search Examination (BTSE)

The scholarship/awards are given on the basis of students' marks in BTSE examination as per the following rates:

91% to 100%: Android Tablet and Rs. 10000

81% to 90%: Android Tablet and Rs. 8000

71% to 80%: Android Tablet and Rs. 5000

61% to 70%: Android Tablet and Rs. 2000

51% to 60%: Digital Writing Tablet

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Documents Required for Bihar Scholarship 2024 Application

  • Aadhar card

  • Birth certificate

  • Previous class marksheet

  • Fees receipt

  • Cast certificate

  • Disability certificate and other documents as required

How to Fill Bihar Scholarship 2024 Form?

Bihar Scholarship 2024 application forms will be accepted online for pre and post-matric scholarship 2024. Follow the steps below to fill out the Bihar scholarship online form via the National Scholarship Portal:

Bihar Scholarship Registration 2024

Follow the below-given steps to know the complete registration process of the Bihar 2024 scholarship.

  • Visit the official website at scholarships.gov.in.

  • Find and click the 'New Registration' option on the home page.

  • It will take you to a new page with some guidelines. Please read them thoroughly and check the disclaimer box.

  • Then click the proceed option, which will take you to the registration form.

  • Select Bihar from the list of domiciles, then select the category to apply for the Bihar scholarship 2024.

  • Enter the student's name and choose 'Scholarship scheme' from the scheme types list.

  • Fill in the blanks with your contact details, bank details, ID details, and the captcha code.

  • Submit it by clicking the register button after accepting all the disclaimers.

  • Take note of the application number generated and show the screen.

  • When you click the continue button, you will be redirected to the login page.

Login to Bihar Scholarship 2024

  • Students must log in using their credentials after registration.

  • In the login window, they must enter their application number.

  • Then, enter the password, which will be the student's birth date.

  • Now, enter the captcha code that appears on the screen and click the login button.

  • An OTP will be given to the registered mobile number; enter it and click on the 'Confirm OTP' button to open a password change window.

  • Enter a new password and confirm the same by re-entering it. Then, submit it and it will open the student dashboard.

Bihar Scholarship Application Form 2024

  • Open the application form link on the dashboard, which will take you to the Bihar Scholarship 2024 form.

  • Fill up the General information as asked.

  • Then provide your current academic information, previous class/course information, and any other information requested.

  • To submit the form, click the 'Save and Continue' option.

Document Submission for Bihar Scholarship

Students are then asked to enter their contact information in the following window. Fill it out carefully. The available schemes will then be displayed based on the candidate's eligibility.

Students who receive a scholarship worth more than Rs. 50000 must submit the required documentation online. Others must submit their documents to their respective Schools/colleges/institutes.

Renewal of Bihar Scholarship 2024

Students who have received the Bihar scholarship amount in the previous year, do not need to register freshly at NSP. They need to apply for renewal of the Bihar scholarship 2024. For this, they can follow the given steps:

  • After opening the official website, click on the renewal link for the current year.

  • Enter the app ID and password.

  • Fill in the captcha code and click the submit button.

  • On the dashboard, click the Apply for Renewal option.

  • It will open a form. Students must enter the information requested for renewal.

  • Then click the ‘Final Submit’ button and the application for Bihar scholarship 2024 renewal will be submitted.

  • Take a printout of the Bihar scholarship form to use later.

Status of the Bihar Scholarship 2024

Students should continuously monitor their Bihar scholarship status to see how their application is progressing. As a result, they will know whether their application is progressing or is stalled at any step due to a discrepancy.

A student must log in to NSP with their credentials to check the progress of their Bihar Board scholarship 2024 form. Then, as seen below, click on the link that reads check application status, and the Bihar scholarship 2024 status will appear on the screen:

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. How will I get my Bihar Scholarship money?

Following document verification, the Bihar scholarship amount will be deposited into the student's account.

2. What is the fees of the Bihar scholarship form?

There is no fee to apply for the Bihar scholarship.

3. Who is eligible to apply for the Bihar Scholarship 2024?

Students from Bihar can apply for the Bihar scholarship 2024 if they fulfil all of the other qualifying conditions.

4. How will I receive my Bihar Scholarship amount?

After verification of documents, the Bihar scholarship amount will be deposited to the student's account.

5. What is the last date for BC-EBC Bihar Post matric scholarship 2024?

The deadline to apply for the Bihar Post matric BC-EBC scholarship 2024 will be in September 2024.

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