WB Government Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Means Scholarship 2015

WB Government Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Means Scholarship 2015: Good news for the poor and meritorious students of West Bengal. Government of West Bengal Higher Education Department has declared Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Means Scholarship scheme. Eligible students whose annual family income is Rs. 80,000/- or less may apply for this scholarship through offline / online mode within 31/12/2015. Read below for more information regarding the scholarship scheme

Swami Vivekananda West Bengal Govt Bikash Bhaban Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2015 Summary

Organization: Government of West Bengal

Annual Family Income: Rs. 80,000/- or less

Application Mode: Online / Offline

Official Site: www.eservice.wb.gov.in

Important Date:
Application Starting Date : 07/10/2015
Application Closing Date : 31/12/2015

Helpline: 18001037033

Detailed information about WB Government Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Means Scholarship 2015

Eligibility Criteria for Madhyamik Pass Candidates (10th) in 2015 (Rs. 500/- Per Month): Candidates who have at least 75% Marks in agreegate in Madhyamik (10th) Examination 2015, excluding optional elective subject. Who took admission in Class-XI after passing Madhymik/ equivalent Examination are eligible.

Eligibility Criteria for H.S Pass Students (10+2) in 2015 (Rs. 750/- to Rs. 1500/- Per Month): Candidates who have obtained at least 75% Marks in Higher Secondary Level, Best of Five Marks to be calculated on (2 Language Subjects + Best 3 Elective Subjects). Who took admission in the 1st Year of Under Graduate Course are eligible.

Eligibility Criteria for Madhyamik/Vocational Pass Students of Seeking Admission in Polytechnic (Rs. 750/- Per Month): Students scored 75% marks (excluding optional subjects) and who took admission in any of the following mentioned courses are eligible to apply.
1. 1st Year Diploma (Polytechnic) after Madhyamik (10th).
2. Diploma (Pharmacy)/ Modern Office Practice & Management of 2 year duration.
3. 2nd year Diploma (Polytechnic) through Lateral entry after passing HS equivalent WBSCVET courses.

Eligibility Criteria for Candidates completed Graduation with Honours (Rs. 1200/- to Rs. 1400/- Per Month): Students who have 55% Marks in Honours subject at Graduation Level, and who got admission in 1st year at Post Graduate Level Course.

Application Procedure:
Meritorious students of West Bengal may apply online and offline mode from 07/10/2015 to 31/12/2015.

Note: Online application system is still not activated, we will be update the online application process when it will be available.

How to apply offline:
1. First Download the Application Form, Income Affidavit and Income Certificate from B.D.O. The Sample forms/ annexures/ certificate can be downloaded from here or the official portal of WB Government. (https://eservices.wb.gov.in/) but students may face SSL Security Certificate Error while opening the actual Government Page.

2. Fill the Application Form very Carefully. Get an Affidavit as per Income Affidavit Format stating the Annual Family Income. Get a Certificate from BDO, Not Below Rank of Block Development Officer. Attach photocopies of all required documents listed below.
3. Submit The Completed Application to the Concerned Department located at Bikash Bhaban, Kolkata. You can find the Address of Respective Department from below. Last Date for Submission of Bikash Bhaban Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Means Scholarship is 31 December, 2015. Your Application to be submitted within the last date mentioned above.

Required documents
:
1) Income declaration affidavit
2) Recent passport size photograph
3) Income Certificate
4) Photo copy of last Marksheet
5) Residential proof certificate
6) Photo copy of the 1st page of passbook

Address:
1) Education Directorate, West Bengal
Education Directorate (Directorate of Public Instruction), W.B.
Scholarship & Stipend Section,
Bikash Bhavan, 9th floor, North Wing,
Salt Lake, Kolkata-700091.

2) Directorate of School Education, West Bengal
Commissioner of School Education, West Bengal,
(Training & Examination Cell),
Bikash Bhavan, 7th floor,
Salt Lake, Kolkata-700091.

3) Directorate of Technical Education, West Bengal
Directorate of Technical Education, West Bengal,
Bikash Bhavan,
10th floor, East Wing(South),
Salt Lake, Kolkata-700091.

4) Directorate of Technical Education & Training, West Bengal
Directorate of Technical Education & Training, West Bengal,
Vocational Training Institute,
Plot: B/7, Action Area III, New Town, Kolkata-700156.

5) Directorate of Medical Education
Directorate of Medical Education,
‘Swasthya Bhavan’,GN Block, Sector V, Salt Lake
Kolkata, West Bengal-700091.

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Note: I suggest to the all candidates that, before applying for the Swami Vivekananda West Bengal Govt Bikash Bhaban Merit Cum Means Scholarship Scheme 2015 read the official advertisement carefully.