Chandigarh Scholarship 2021 – Complete List, Eligibility & Last Date

Chandigarh Scholarship has been offered by the Central Government to students coming from economically backward families. The purpose of the Chandigarh Scholarship 2021 is to push meritorious students towards a better future. It is provided to those students who are permanent residents of the Union Territory of Chandigarh. This university has recently started COVID-19 Warriors Scholarship Scheme, in which COVID-19 warriors will be provided 10% seat reservation for all UG and PG courses. For this detailed information, you should read this article written by us carefully.

Through Chandigarh Scholarship, all the residents of Chandigarh state have not found a way to improve the standard of education. Its main objective is to encourage underprivileged students to education and help them financially. Through this monetary assistance is provided to the students studying at various levels, which helps them for a bright future. Under this scheme, a new status has been provided to COVID-19 warriors by a Chandigarh University, in which they will also be given a 10% fee waiver for the duration of the course. Through this Scholarship, many Surrey prizes will be presented to selected students, the amount of scholarship given below is shown in the table for more information.

Chandigarh Scholarship 2021 – Comprehensive Details

Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration runs the Chandigarh Scholarship to provide monetary support to the students. this Scholarship covers various other scholarships and grants which aim to provide financial to needy students and push them to work-hard for a better future. Through these scholarships the students get financial security for their education. Read the article further to know all the details about this scholarship.

Through this article, we will talk about all the important details used in the Chandigarh Scholarship 2021. All students are requested to read or understand all the information carefully and take full advantage of it. Information about this Scholarship and many such useful scholarships is available on the Janmabhoomi portal, from there you can know about it in detail. What are the eligibility criteria for this Scholarship? What are the documents required for application? What are the benefits a student can render through it? You will find all the answers to your questions in the article given below.

Chandigarh Scholarship – Highlights

Scholarship NameChandigarh Scholarship
Launched ByChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration
BeneficiariesStudents
Registration ProcessOnline
ObjectiveTo provide scholarship to students.
BenefitsMonetary benefits
CategoryScholarships
Official Websitehttps://www.cuchd.in/scholarship/

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Chandigarh Scholarship Complete List

In this section, we will discuss about the scholarships covered under Chandigarh Scholarship 2021. You can refer to the table given below to know in detail about these scholarship, application period and provider of these scholarships. Most of these scholarships are offered by Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration to sort out financial issues of the students.

Scholarship NamesProviderApplication Period
Pre Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Post Matric Scholarship Scheme for OBC Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Post Matric Scholarship Scheme for Transgender Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Chandigarh University Scholarship and Admission Test (CU-SAT)Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Dr. BR Ambedkar Post Matric Scholarship for Economically Backward Class Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Chandigarh University Scholarship and Admission Test (CU-SAT)Chandigarh UniversityNA
Attendance Scholarship to SC/ST Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Attendance Scholarship to Girl Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Extra Coaching Classes to SC Economically Weaker and Socially Underprivileged, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Talent Search Scholarship to SC/ST Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Award of Meritorious Scholarship to SC/ST Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Assistance to Physically Challenged Students, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Stipend to SC/ST & BC STUDENTS under State Harijan Welfare Scheme, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Merit Scholarship on the basis of 5th class Scholarship Exam, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA
Merit Scholarship on the basis of 8th class annual Examination, ChandigarhChandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh AdministrationNA

Note – The given dates are for the academic year, they may change every year at the scholarship provider’s discretion.

Chandigarh University Scholarship

The Chandigarh University provides scholarships to its meritorious students. The scholarship is mainly given on the basis of merit but some are given on the basis of caste category too. The university has recently launched a new program named Covid-19 Warriors Scholarship Scheme under which 10% seats will be reserved for the children of corona warrior’s wards, scholarship worth of Rs.5 crores with be given to them and 10% of the fees with be rebated for the duration of complete course.

Chandigarh Scholarship – Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility conditions are different for different scholarships at a candidate may choose according to his age, class, course and field of interest. The student must fulfil all the conditions asked for that scholarship otherwise they will be considered ineligible. You can refer to the table given below to know about the course, family annual income category, minimum attendance required, minimum percentage requirement and caste category for receiving the scholarship of your choice.

Scholarship Names

Key Eligibility

Pre Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh state to apply for this scholarship.
  • Applicant should belong to SC category.
  • The applicant must be studying in classes 9th or 10th.
  • The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs. 2.5 Lakhs.

Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh state to apply for this scholarship.
  • Applicant should belong to SC category.
  • The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs. 2.5 Lakhs.
  • The applicant must be pursuing education at post-matric or post-secondary level from a government approved university/institute/college.

Post Matric Scholarship Scheme for OBC Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh state to apply for this scholarship.
  • Applicant should belong to OBC category.
  • The applicant must have passed matric or higher secondary or any high-level exam at university.
  • The applicant must be studying in class 11th or above.
  • Only two candidates from the same family can apply. In case of girl students, it is not applicable.
  • The applicant must be a recipient of any other scholarship.

Post Matric Scholarship Scheme for Transgender Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh state to apply for this scholarship.
  • The applicant must belong to the Transgender category.
  • The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs. 2.5 Lakhs.
  • The applicant must have passed matric or higher secondary or any high-level exam at university.
  • The applicant must be pursuing education at post-matric or post-secondary level from an approved institute except training courses.
  • All the children of the same family can apply.
  • The students pursuing education through distance learning or correspondence can apply.
  • The students who are employed without pay and are on a leave for the full-duration of course can apply.

Chandigarh University Scholarship and Admission Test (CU-SAT)

  • The candidate must have passed his/her 12th standard with minimum 50% marks from a recognized school.

Dr. BR Ambedkar Post Matric Scholarship for Economically Backward Class Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh state to apply for this scholarship.
  • The applicant must belong to the General category.
  • The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs.1 Lakh.
  • The applicant must be pursuing education at recognized institute.

Attendance Scholarship to SC/ST Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh state to apply for this scholarship.
  • Applicant should belong to SC/ST category.
  • The applicant must be studying in classes 1st to 8th.
  • The applicant must fall under the age group of 6-14 years.
  • The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs.1.5 Lakh.
  • The applicant must have minimum 60% attendance.

Attendance Scholarship to Girl Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh to apply for this scholarship.
  • The applicant must be a girl.
  • The applicant must be studying in classes 1st to 5th from a non-model government school.
  • The applicant must have minimum 75% attendance.
  • The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs.1.5 Lakh.

Extra Coaching Classes to SC Economically Weaker and Socially Underprivileged, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh to apply for this scholarship.
  •  Applicant should belong to SC category.
  •  The applicant must be studying in classes 5th, 8th, 10th and 12th.

Talent Search Scholarship to SC/ST Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh to apply for this scholarship.
  • Applicant should belong to SC/ST category.
  •  The applicant must be studying in class 3rd from a non-model government school.
  • The applicant must have secured over 60% marks in Talent Search Scholarship Examination.

Award of Meritorious Scholarship to SC/ST Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh to apply for this scholarship.
  •   Applicant should belong to SC/ST category.
  • The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs.1.5 Lakh.
  •  The applicant must be studying in classes 9th to 12th.

Assistance to Physically Challenged Students, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh to apply for this scholarship.
  •  The applicant must be differently-abled with more than 40% disability.
  •  The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs.1.5 Lakh.
  • The applicant must be studying in classes 1st to 5th.
  • The applicant must have cleared his last exam.

Stipend to SC/ST & BC STUDENTS under State Harijan Welfare Scheme, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh to apply for this scholarship.
  •  Applicant should belong to SC/ST/ BC category.
  • The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs.1.5 Lakh.
  • The applicant must have passed 5th standard.

Merit Scholarship on the basis of 5th class Scholarship Exam, Chandigarh

  • The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh to apply for this scholarship.
  • The applicant must have passed 5th standard.
  • The family annual income of the students should not be more then Rs.1.5 Lakh.

Merit Scholarship on the basis of 8th class annual Examination, Chandigarh

  •  The student is required to be a native of Chandigarh to apply for this scholarship.
  • The applicant must have passed 8th standard.
  • The applicant must have scored 95% if he/she has passed 8th from model school and 85% if he/she has passed 8th from an ordinary school.

Chandigarh Scholarship – Documents Required

A generic list of all the documents is given below that you will need whiling applying for this scholarship. The students are recommended that they keep a photocopy of all the documents ready before filling the application form. The students must keep in mind to submit all the documents as absence of any of the mentioned documents may lead to the rejection of your form.

Documents Required

  • Aadhar card/Aadhar Enrolment slip
  • Residence proof
  • Family Annual Income proof
  • Certificate of last exam passed
  • Annual fee details verified by Institute
  • Bank account passbook in the name student
  • Self-declaration by the students in case the student identifies as a transgender

Chandigarh Scholarship – Application Procedure

The government started online application to make the process easier for the students. The application procedure is different for different scholarships. For some you have to visit the official website of NSP and for some other you have to visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department. You can refer to the table given below to know application procedure for each and every scholarship.

Scholarship NamesApplication Procedure
Pre Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for it can visit the official website of National Scholarship Portal (NSP).
Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for it can visit the official website of National Scholarship Portal (NSP).
Post Matric Scholarship Scheme for OBC Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for it can visit the official website of National Scholarship Portal (NSP).
Post Matric Scholarship Scheme for Transgender Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for it can visit the official website of National Scholarship Portal (NSP).
Chandigarh University Scholarship and Admission Test (CU-SAT)Students who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh University.
Dr. BR Ambedkar Post Matric Scholarship for Economically Backward Class Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for it can visit the official website of National Scholarship Portal (NSP).
Attendance Scholarship to SC/ST Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration.
Attendance Scholarship to Girl Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration.
Extra Coaching Classes to SC Economically Weaker and Socially Underprivileged, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration.
Talent Search Scholarship to SC/ST Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration.
Award of Meritorious Scholarship to SC/ST Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration.
Assistance to Physically Challenged Students, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration.
Stipend to SC/ST & BC STUDENTS under State Harijan Welfare Scheme, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration.
Merit Scholarship on the basis of 5th class Scholarship Exam, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration.
Merit Scholarship on the basis of 8th class annual Examination, ChandigarhStudents who are willing to apply for this can visit the official website of Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration.

Chandigarh Scholarship – Rewards

The students can render different scholarships amount according to their class and category. Some scholarships provide girls and boys with different scholarship amounts. You can refer to the table given below to know about different grants and scholarships they will be offered. The scholarship amount will be transferred directly to the candidates account through Direct Bank Transfer (DBT).

Scholarship Names

Rewards

Pre Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be provided financial assistance of Rs.525 per month for 10 months every year.
  • An additional annual book and ad-hoc grant of Rs.750.

Post Matric Scholarship for SC Students, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be provided a maintenance allowance of Rs.1200.
  • The candidate who are disabled and belong to SC category receive additional allowance including monthly reader’s allowance of Rs.240 for blind students, a monthly transport allowance of Rs.160, monthly escorted amount of Rs.160 for severely handicapped students, monthly amount of Rs.240 for mentally ill and mentally retarded students and a monthly special day amount of Rs.160.
  • The candidates will also receive following allowances:
  • Fee reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees.
  •  Study tour charges: Rs.1600 per  annum
  • Thesis typing/printing charges: Rs.1600 per  annum
  • Book bank facility: maximum Rs.7500 per annum
  • Annual book allowance: Rs.1200 per annum for correspondence/distance learning students.

Post Matric Scholarship Scheme for OBC Students, Chandigarh

  • The students will receive maintenance allowance which includes reader’s allowance for blind students, Fee reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees, Study tour charges, Thesis typing/printing charges and Annual book allowance for distance/ correspondence learning students.

Post Matric Scholarship Scheme for Transgender Students, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be provided a maintenance allowance of Rs.1200 per month.
  • The candidates will also receive Fee reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees which includes library, tuition, games, registration and other fees.

Chandigarh University Scholarship and Admission Test (CU-SAT)

  • The top 1% students in CU-SAT merit list will receive 100% scholarship.
  • The top 2% students in CU-SAT merit list will receive 50% scholarship.
  • The top 3% students in CU-SAT merit list will receive 25% scholarship.
  • The top 4% students in CU-SAT merit list will receive 10% scholarship.
  • All the students who secured above 60% and got selected in CU-SAT exam will receive 5% scholarship.

Dr. BR Ambedkar Post Matric Scholarship for Economically Backward Class Students, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will receive maintenance allowance of Rs.750 per month, reader’s allowance of Rs.175 for blind students, fee reimbursement of compulsory non-refundable fees, Thesis typing/printing charges of Rs.1000 and Study tour charges of Rs.900 per annum.

Attendance Scholarship to SC/ST Students, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be provided financial assistance of Rs.250 per month for 10 months with maximum limit of Rs.2500 per annum.

Attendance Scholarship to Girl Students, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be provided financial assistance of Rs.250 per month for 10 months with maximum limit of Rs.2500 per annum.

Extra Coaching Classes to SC Economically Weaker and Socially Underprivileged, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be given 2-hour special coaching for 5 months after school during the end of school. The students will be given coaching class in 3 subjects (English, Math and Science).

Talent Search Scholarship to SC/ST Students, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be provided financial assistance of Rs.150 per month for 12 months.
  • The candidates will be enrolled in Government Model School.
  • The candidates will receive amount of ts.200 per year for stationery.

Award of Meritorious Scholarship to SC/ST Students, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be provided financial assistance of Rs.300 per month for 12 months.

Assistance to Physically Challenged Students, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates of classes 1st to 5th will be provided financial assistance of Rs.250 per month and the candidates of class 6th to 8th will receive Rs.300 per month for the period of 12 months.

Stipend to SC/ST & BC STUDENTS under State Harijan Welfare Scheme, Chandigarh

  • The selected girl candidates will receive financial assistance of Rs.200 per month and the boy students will receive financial assistance of Rs.150 per month for the period of 12 months.

Merit Scholarship on the basis of 5th class Scholarship Exam, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be provided financial assistance of Rs.150 per month for 12 months.

Merit Scholarship on the basis of 8th class annual Examination, Chandigarh

  • The selected candidates will be provided financial assistance of Rs.350 per month for 12 months.

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FAQ’s

What are the eligibility criteria for Chandigarh Scholarship?

There are various scholarships that are covered under this Scholarship. The eligibility criteria for each and every scholarship are different. You can refer to the article to know more in detail.

Who is the provider of Chandigarh Scholarship?

The Chandigarh Education Department, Chandigarh Administration along with Central Government offers this award.

Can the students outside of Chandigarh apply for Chandigarh Scholarship?

No, you have to be a resident of Chandigarh to apply for any of the scholarships covered under this scheme.

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