Matric Scholarships for ST students

12/03/2018

Matric Scholarships for ST students

The Ministry is implementing the schemes Pre-Matric Scholarships and Post-Matric Scholarships for ST students in the country. The number of beneficiaries under these schemes during the last three years is given below:

Details of Beneficiaries under the Scheme of Pre Matric Scholarship for ST students during 2014-15 to 2016-17:

Year 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
Beneficiaries Beneficiaries Beneficiaries
 

Total

1213318 1256534 1134167

Details of Beneficiaries under the Scheme of Post Matric Scholarship for ST students during 2014-15 to 2016-17:

Year 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
Beneficiaries Beneficiaries Beneficiaries
Total 2107093 2033741 1851338

This information was given by Minister of State for Tribal Affairs, Shri Jaswantsinh Bhabhor in a written reply in Lok Sabha today.