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Dr. Ambedkar Pre-Matric and Post-Matric Scholarship for DNTs

This is a centrally sponsored scheme launched w.e.f 2014-15 for the welfare of those DNT students who are not covered under SC, ST or OBC. The income ceiling for eligibility is Rs. 2.00 lakh per annum.  This scheme is implemented through State Governments/UT Administrations. The expenditure is shared between Centre and State in 75:25 ratio. The rates under the scheme are as follows:-

1. Pre-Matric Scholarship to DNT Students :





Class I to VIII

Rs. 1000 per student for 10 month


Class IX to X

Rs. 1500 per student for 10 month


2. Post-Matric Scholarship to DNT Students :

        (a) The rates under different Post-Matric Courses range between Rs. 1200 per month and Rs. 380 per month for hostellers. For the day scholars, the range is Rs. 550 to Rs. 230 per month.

        (b) The outlay for the year 2015-16 will be met from the scheme of Educational & Economic Development of DNTs which is Rs. 5.00 crore.

Dr. Ambedkar Pre-Matric and Post-Matric Scholarship for DNTs Scheme Document  pdf (size :.08MB) Edit

Continuation of Scholarship Scheme for DNTs  pdf (size :.2MB) Edit

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