Swami Vivekananda MCM Scholarship 2022 | Merit cum Means


Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Means Scholarship 2022

Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Means Scholarship 2022 – Applications are invited from Minority students for scholarship for the year 2022 under “Swami Vivekananda Merit Cum Means Scholarship Scheme for Minorities” for providing financial assistance.

Swami Vivekananda MCM Scholarship 2022 Important Dates

EventsDates (Tentative)
Fresh Application Opening (Fresh & Renewal)07th October 2021
Last Date of receiving online Application (Fresh & Renewal)15th February 2022

About the SVMCM Scholarship

  • Swami Vivekananda Scholarship was started by the Govt. of West Bengal for assisting the meritorious students belonging to economically backward families in the State of West Bengal to pursue higher studies.
  • Through the Vivekananda Means and Merit Scholarship, the Government is giving scholarships at different levels of higher studies, at educational institutions based in West Bengal.
OrganizationWBMDFC West Bengal Minorities Development & Finance Corporation
Scholarship NameSVMCM 2022 Swami Vivekananda Merit-cum-Means Scholarship
Applicable ForStudents of Class XI and XII, UG, PG & Technical/ Professional Courses
Applicable StateWest Bengal

Eligibility Criteria for Swami Vivekananda MCM Scholarship 2022

  • Applicants must be domicile of West Bengal and has been continuing education in institutes situated in West Bengal.
  • Applicants must continue his/her study in educational institutions of West Bengal after passing out in Current year i.e. 2021 from the State Board/Council of Secondary/Higher Secondary and Madrasah Education.
  • Students must belong to Minority Community (Muslim/Christian/Sikh/Buddhist/Parsee & Jain)
  • Annual family income not exceeding Rs. 2.5 lakhs (Certificate to be issued by an Officer not below the rank of Joint BDO).
JudgingThe total family income for the prospective scholars will be not more than Rs. 2,50,000/- per annum.
Merit JudgingCandidates whose family income is not more than Rs. 2,50,000/- per annum will be judged according to their academic merit in the under noted manner.
For HS – LevelMinimum qualifying marks for being considered for award of scholarships will be 75% in aggregate, in Madhyamik Pariksha, and the total marks obtained in the Madhyamik Parkisha excluding pass marks in the additional subject, if any, will be the sole criterion for consideration.
For Diploma – LevelStudents who are enrolled after passing out in Secondary (M.P) exam or its equivalent in for first year Diploma (Polytechnic) course and after passing out in “West Bengal State Council of Vocational Education and Training “ courses, which is equivalent to H.S Exam for 2nd year Diploma (Polytechnic) courses on lateral entry basis, will be eligible to apply.
For UG – LevelMinimum qualifying marks for being considered for award of scholarships will be 75% in aggregate, in the H.S. Examination conducted by the W.B. Council of H.S. Education/Madrasha Siksha Parishad.

Swami Vivekananda Scholarship Amount

The following Scholarship amount has been finalized by the concerned authorities for the different type of courses.

CategoryLevel of studyScholarship Amount
Directorate of School Education (DSE)Higher secondaryRs. 1000 per month
Directorate of Madrasah Education (DME)High MadrasahRs. 1000 per month
Directorate of public instruction (DPI)Undergraduates in Arts Undergraduates in commerce Undergraduates in science Undergraduates in other professional courses postgraduates in Arts postgraduates in commerce postgraduates in Science postgraduates in other professional courses NON-NET M.Phil/ Ph.DRs. 1000 per month Rs. 1000 per month Rs. 1500 per month Rs. 1500 per month Rs. 2000 per month Rs. 2000 per month Rs. 2500 per month Rs. 2500 per month Rs. 5000 – Rs.8000 per month
Technical education at college or university levelUndergraduate or postgraduates in Engineering or other professional coursesRs. 5000 per month
Directorate of Technical Education and TrainingUndergraduateRs. 1500 per month
Directorate of medical educationUndergraduate in Medical stream/ Diploma coursesRs. 5000 or Rs. 1500 per month respectively

Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Means Scholarship 2022 Application Process

Different categories of applicants shall have to submit their applications to the respective hyperlink in the home page of as mentioned hereunder, in online mode

Step 1Go to the official website through the URL
Step 2Click on “New Registration” button on the home page.
Step 3Fill up all information under the “Student Information” section.
Step 4Fill up the scheme eligibility column and click on the “Submit & Proceed” button.
Step 5Check Your Relevant Scholarship Scheme & Process Accordingly
Step 6Note Your User ID And Check Email Inbox /Mobile For Retrieving Password
Step 7Login with Your User Id & Password on “Student Log-In”
Step 8Change Your Password For Next Step (Mandatory)
Step 9Fill Up Details Under “Basic Information” Option
Step 10Fill Up details under “Academic Information “ Option
Step 11Fill Up “ Bank Account Information” & Verify
Step 12Verify Complete Application Under “Pre-View“ Option before Final Submission by Pressing “Final Submit“ Button

Selection Procedure

  • Scholarships will be provided to eligible students in order of merit and subject to the budgetary allocation provided by the State Govt.
  • For renewal, the applicant will be eligible for the scholarship if he/she has obtained 50% marks in his/her previous examination.

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