MINISTRY OF MINORITY AFFAIRS
ANNOUNCEMENT OF SCHOLARSHIP:2019-20
(Pre-Matric, Post-Matric and Merit-cum-Means)
Ministry of Minority Affairs (MOMA) provides an opportunity to the students belonging to six Minority
communities notified by the Government of India (Jain, Buddhist, Sikh, Zoroastrian (Parsis), Muslim and
Christian) for availing scholarships under three scholarship schemes viz. Pre-Matric, Post-Matric and Merit-
cum-Means based Scholarship for the year 2019-20. "The Department/Directorate of
Affairs, Government of India for the above schemes"
invites applications for above scholarships, given by the Ministry of Minority
Last Date for submission of online
applications for fresh scholarship
Timeline (first time applicant) and
Renewal scholarship (applicant
who has got scholarship during i. Post-Matric Scholarship &
2018-19) by students.
ii. Merit-cum-Means based Scholarship
The applicant should be the student of the notified minority communities (Jain, Buddhist,
Sikh, Zoroastrian (Parsis), Muslim and Christian).
The applicant should be pursuing studies in India in Government or recognized Private
The course being pursued should be of Minimum one year duration.
The applicant should have secured 50 % marks in the last annual Board/Class examination.
Applicants are advised to apply online against any one of the scholarship schemes on the
website of National Scholarship Portal at- www.scholarships.gov.in (a link to the site is also
availableat-www.minorityaffairs.gov.in) or Mobile App-National Scholarships(NSP)
Detailed 'Instructions' for filling in online application and 'Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)
are available on the National Scholarship Portal homepage.
Applicant is advised to give only that bank account details which remains in active mode or
compliant as per bank's instructions so that payment of Scholarship does not fail
All Universities/Institutes/Colleges/Schools, where a minority student is studying, should get
themselves registered (if not done earlier) on National Scholarship Portal by 15th July, 2019
For detailed information- Visit the website of Ministry of Minority Affairs, i.e. www.minorityaffairs.gov.in.
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