West Bengal Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2021 22

West Bengal Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2021-22



To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be a domicile of West Bengal
  • Be studying a technical or professional course such as medical, engineering, management, law, CA, etc.
  • Have a family income of less than INR 2.5 lakh per annum
  • Belong to the minority community of West Bengal
  • Have scored at least 50% marks in Higher Secondary or Graduation examination

Note: The students pursuing a professional or technical course in some listed institutions outside West Bengal are also eligible to apply. Such a list of institutions is notified by WBMDFC from time to time.


  • The selected candidates will receive up to INR 33,000 per annum.


  • Mark Sheet of the last academic examination
  • Family income certificate
  • The first page of the bank passbook
  • Institute verification form duly authenticated by the Head of the Institution (HOI) in the prescribed format

How can you apply?

Follow the steps mentioned below to apply for the scholarship:

Step 1: Click on the ‘Apply Now‘  and read all the details.

Step 2: Click on ‘Apply Online‘ and then click on ‘New Registration’.

Step 3: Select the district where the applicant’s institute is situated and click on ‘Proceed’.

Step 4: Fill in the required details under the ‘Student Information’ and ‘Scheme Eligibility’ sections and Register.

Step 5: After successful registration, log in using the registered user ID and password.

Step 6: Fill in the application form, upload the relevant documents and submit.

Note – Submit the hard copy of the application form with the photocopies of the bank passbook to the concerned institute.

Important Dates

Application Deadline: 07th March 2022

Important documents

  • Help Document

Terms and Conditions

  • The scholarship amount will be credited to the student’s bank account through the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) mode.
  • Maintenance allowance will be provided for only 10 months in an academic calendar.
  • The students applying for this scholarship should fulfill the attendance criteria of the institute in which they are enrolled.

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