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Pre-Matric Scholarship 2024 in Jammu and Kashmir: Apply Now!

Srinagar, Jan 20 (WD):

NSP Pre-Matric Scholarship 2024 in Jammu and Kashmir: Apply Now!

Experience the opportunity for educational advancement through the NSP Pre-Matric Scholarship 2024 in Jammu and Kashmir.


  • The scheme is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme for SC/ST students in classes IX and X, implemented by the Department of Social Welfare, Jammu and Kashmir.
  • Its primary goal is to support SC/ST students, ensuring they complete secondary education and reduce dropout rates.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Awarded to SC/ST students with parents/guardians’ income not exceeding Rs. 2.5 lakhs per annum.
  • Enrollment in class IX and X in a government or government-recognized school.
  • Should not be receiving any other scholarship for classes IX and X.

Scholarship Components:

  • Maintenance allowance: Rs. 250 per month for day scholars and Rs. 500 per month for hostellers.
  • Reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees, capped at Rs. 1500 per annum.
  • Additional escort allowance of Rs. 500 per annum for severely disabled students.
  • Eligibility for SC/ST students admitted through Right to Education in private schools.

Application Process:

  • Apply online via the National Scholarship Portal (NSP) at scholarships.gov.in.
  • Submit hard copies of the application and documents to the concerned department.
  • Renewal applications required annually.
  • Aadhaar number is mandatory for all applicants.

Key Features:

  • Aims for 100% enrollment and retention of SC/ST students.
  • Funding shared between the center and state in a 60:40 ratio (90:10 for north-eastern states).
  • Direct transfer of scholarship amount to the student’s bank account.
  • Online implementation and monitoring through the National Scholarship Portal.

Promoting Education in Jammu and Kashmir:
The Pre-Matric Scholarship scheme is pivotal in promoting education among disadvantaged SC/ST students. Proper awareness and streamlined implementation are crucial for maximum coverage and impact.

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