UP Scholarship 2020
Updated on Feb 6, 2020 - 12:40 p.m. IST by Dinesh Goyal

UP Scholarship 2020 - Uttar Pradesh Social Welfare Department provides various scholarships for UP students from 9th to post-graduation. All students need to apply for Uttar Pradesh scholarship through an online portal i.e. scholarship.up.nic.in. The UP scholarship 2020 registration forms will be released tentatively on July 1, 2020. UP scholarship the last date will vary for Pre and Post matric scholarships. As per UP 2020 scholarship eligibility, all category UP domiciled students can apply for Uttar Pradesh scholarship. The annual income of a child's parents should not be more than Rs. 1 lakh and 2 lakh for pre-matric and post-matric scholarships respectively. The scholarship is provided to all category UP state students as per merit. UP scholarship 2020 amount and reimbursable fees will be deposited to a student’s account on or after January 26, 2021 (tentative). Read below to know more about UP pre-matric and post-matric scholarship dates, eligibility, application process etc.

UP Scholarship 2020 - Dates

Students can check the following tables to know about UP 2020 Pre-matric and Post-matric scholarship dates. It will help to track upcoming events:

UP Scholarship 2020 - Pre-Matric & Post-Matric Tentative Dates



Student registration for Pre-matric

July 1 to September 10, 2020

UP Scholarship registration for post-matric (Class 11 onwards)

July 1 to October 10, 2020

Last date to submit a hard copy of online application form to the educational institute along with required documents

Within 7 days after filling the application form

Pre-matric application form correction date for students

October 16 to 25, 2020

Post-matric application form correction date for students

December 19 to 28, 2020

UP scholarships distribution date

January 26, 2021

Types of UP Scholarship 2020

  • Pre Matric Scholarship for Class 9-10
  • Post Matric Scholarship for Intermediate (Class 11-12)
  • Post Matric Scholarship for Other than Inter
  • Post Matric Out Side State

Check Scholarships in India to know about more scholarships.

UP Scholarship Eligibility Criteria 2020

Students who fulfil the following eligibility conditions are eligible for Uttar Pradesh Scholarship 2020:

Domicile for UP 2020 Scholarship

  • Only students who have domicile of Uttar Pradesh can apply for this scholarship.
  • The student must be studying in a School/College located in the state.
  • The School/College of a student must be registered on the UP scholarship portal.

Category Required for UP 2020 Scholarship

  • SC, ST, General, OBC category students can apply for this scholarship.
  • Sikh, Christian, Muslim, Bodh, Jain and Parsi students can also apply for the same under Minority category.

Academic Qualification for Scholarship

  • For Pre-matric Scholarship: The student must be studying in 9th or 10th class.
  • For Post-matric Scholarship: The student must be studying in 11th or 12th class.
  • For Post-matric Scholarship (Other than 11th, 12th): The student must have enrolled in a graduation or post-graduation course in a recognized University/College.

Minimum Income for UP 2020 Scholarship

  • The family income of a student should not be more than Rs. 1 lakh/annum to apply for UP pre-matric scholarship.
  • For post-matric scholarship, the family income should equal to or less than Rs. 2 lakh/annum.

UP Students can also apply for other scholarships through National Scholarship Portal.

How to apply for UP Scholarship 2020?

Students who fulfil the eligibility criteria will have to apply online on UP scholarships nic.in. Here are the steps to fill online UP 2020 scholarship form:

  • Online registration
  • Student Login
  • Filling of application form
  • Photo uploading
  • Print application form
  • Submit form at School/Institute

Uttar Pradesh Scholarship Registration Process


UP Scholarship 2020 Online Registration

  • First of all, open the official website: scholarship.up.nic.in.
  • Click on the link of “Student” given in the menu bar and open the link of registration.
  • Here students can register for the fresh UP scholarship.
  • Open the relevant link of scholarship to apply for the same.
  • Enter all the details correctly and carefully as asked in the form and create a password.
  • Now submit it and the registration form will be saved. Note down the application number generated and shown on the screen.

UP Scholarship 2020 Student Login

  • After registration, students will have to go to the home page of the official website.
  • Now open the UP scholarship login page and Choose the type of fresh scholarship and open a respective link.
  • Enter registration number followed by the date of birth and password.
  • Submit it after entering the captcha code.

Filling of UP Scholarship Application form 2020

  • After login, open the link of filling of the application form.
  • Now a new page will open where students need to enter the following details as asked:
    Educational Details
    Personal details
    Caste and income details
    Bank details
    Current School/College fees details
    Last year education details
  • Fill all the details correctly and carefully and click the ‘update’ button to save the Uttar Pradesh scholarship 2020 form.
  • After submission, the following message will be shown on the screen:


Photo Uploading for UP Scholarship 2020

  • After filling the form, students will have to logout and re-login to upload student’s photo.
  • The size of a photograph should be less than or equal to 20 kb in JPEG/JPG format.

Print Uttar Pradesh Scholarship Application Form 2020

  • Then students will have to re-login and click on the link of a printout.
  • Now take a printout of the form.

Submit UP Scholarship 2020 Form at School/College

  • Now students will have to attach their documents with the printed application form.
  • Then submit this form to the concerned authority of respective school/College.
  • They will scrutinize the application form and proceed further.

Apply for UP Scholarship Renewal 2020

Students who want to renew their previous scholarship will have to go through the same process of fresh scholarship. Here is the procedure to apply for renewing of UP 2020 scholarships:

  • After opening the home page students will have to click on the link of registration.
  • Then open the relevant registration link for renewal and fill all the details as asked.
  • Now login using the relevant link of renewal UP scholarship login.
  • Fill the application form in the same manner as filled for the fresh scholarship.
  • At last step of filling application form, students will have to enter their last year scholarship details along with previous educational details.
  • Then upload a passport size photo of a student and take a printout of the UP 2020 scholarship registration form.
  • Now submit this form at respective school/College for further process.

Documents Required to apply for UP Scholarship 2020

Students will have to upload their Passport size photograph while filling an online UP scholarship registration form. The photograph should be in JPEG/JPG format and the maximum size is 20 kb.
Apart from this, each student will have to attach the following documents (as applicable) while submitting the UP 2020 scholarship form:

  • Marksheet/Certificate of the qualifying examination
  • Caste certificate
  • Income certificate
  • Bank passbook
  • Receipt of fee submitted at school
  • Current board/university registration number
  • Aadhar card
  • Domicile certificate

UP Scholarship Status 2020

After submitting the form, students will have to keep track of their UP 2020 scholarship registration form status. They can use login/status window to track the status of Uttar Pradesh scholarship 2020. They will have to enter their User ID and password to check the progress of application form along with dates. Students will be able to see the following messages in the UP scholarship status window:


UP Scholarships 2020 Statistics

Students can check the following tables to know about past years’ scholarship statistics:

UP scholarship 2019-20 Statistics

Scholarship Name

No. of Students Registered

No. of Students Submitted Final Form

Approved by Institutes

Post-matric Scholarship (class 11-12)




Post-matric Scholarship (other than 11-12)




Pre-matric Scholarship








UP scholarship 2018-19 Statistics

Scholarship Name

No. of Students Registered

No. of Students Submitted Final Form

Approved by Institutes

Post-matric Scholarship (class 11-12)




Post-matric Scholarship (other than 11-12)




Pre-matric Scholarship








UP Scholarship 2020 Contact Details

  • For SC and general students - 9621650064
  • For OBC students - 0522-2288861
  • For Minority category students - 0522-2286199

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - UP Scholarship 2020

Question: How to apply for UP scholarship 2020 in offline mode?


Students will have to apply in online mode only, but after final submission, they will have to submit the hard copy of their form to respective school/college along with required documents.

Question: Where can I get UP scholarship login details?


For login, you need to enter date of birth, application number and password (generated during UP scholarship registration).

Question: Which is a good scholarship for UP students?


Pre-matric and post-matric UP scholarship 2020 are best for UP state students.

Question: What is the Fees to apply for UP Scholarship 2020?


No fee is required to for UP scholarship registration, login and final submission.

Question: What is the meaning of form not forwarded in UP scholarship status 2020?


It means that the form is not sent to the government officials by the school/college.

Question: How to recover UP scholarship password?


For this, students will have to click on the link ‘Forgot Password’ given on the login page.

Question: What should I do after forgetting application number?


Then you will have to go for UP scholarship registration by entering details as entered previously and your application number will be shown on the screen.

Question: Can I apply for UP Scholarship 2020 without Aadhar number?


No, you can not as it is mandatory to enter Aadhar number while UP scholarship registration.

Question: How much UP scholarship amount will be given?


The amount of UP scholarship and the reimbursable fee will deposited to student’s account as per available budget limit.

Never miss exam and college updates Login
The question have been saved in answer later, you can access it from your profile anytime. Access now

Download the Careers360 App on your Android phone

Regular exam updates, QnA, Predictors, College Applications & E-books now on your Mobile

Careers360 App
150M+ Students
24,000+ Colleges
500+ Exams
1500+ E-books