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    Swami Vivekananda Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2017-18 Apply Online

    Swami Vivekananda Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2016-17

    The Government of West Bengal, Higher Education Department, Bikash Bhavan has invited Online and offline application for Swami Vivekananda Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2017-18. The School Education Student (HS), Technical Education & Training Student (Polytechnic Student) can apply online for Bikash Bhavan Scholarship 2017-18 on or before the closing date.

    Every year West Bengal government provide scholarships to the meritorious students, who scored at least 75% on the last board examination. This scholarship is known as Swami Vivekananda Scholarship and formally known as Merit Cum Means Scholarship. This scholarship is provided every at after published the Board examination results. Online and offline bother process are available to apply for this scholarship.

    The scholarship is very important for the students, many students don’t know the value of scholarship. In our country, many students still dropping out of their studies due to the financial conditions.For them, this scholarship is very important. Now it came with Swami Vivekananda scholarship under the samajkalyanvibhag department. This scholarship is provided for 10th, 12th, under graduations courses like degree, engineering and post-graduation courses like M.com MBA, MCA, Mtech. Students who are interested in this Swami Vivekananda Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2017-18.

    Eligibility Criteria for Swami Vivekananda Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2017-18

    • Applicants must be appearing in Higher Secondary levels in regular courses, and also have a domicile in West Bengal and studying in an education institution of this State Board / Council of Secondary / Higher Secondary Education and Madrasah Siksha Parishad or a University or West Bengal set up by State Act.
    • Family Income: Applicants family income should not exceed the limit.
    • Applicants must have at least 75% marks in Madhyamik / Higher Secondary Pariksha or its equivalent.
    • For Graduate Students: At least 55% marks in Honours subjects at the Graduation level. Students who are enrolled in the first year class of Postgraduate Course in general education, after passing Graduation with Honours in 2015, will be eligible to apply.

    Money offered by Bikash Bhavan Scholarship Scheme

    • For Scholarships at Higher Secondary level Rs.500/- per month.
    • For the Undergraduate level scholarships Rs.750/- to Rs.1500/- per moths.
    • For Scholarship at Diploma (Polytechnic) level Rs.750/- per month
    • For the Postgraduate Level Scholarships Rs.1200/- to Rs.1400/-

    How to FIill Scholarship Form Check here

    Steps to apply online for Swami Vivekananda Merit Cum Means Scholarship 2017-18

    First of all, candidates need to fill Online Application Form through "eservices.wb.gov.in". Then download the application form in PDF format. Attach the required documents and send it to the given address.

    1. For Class XI Students:
    Commissioner of School Education,West Bengal, (Training & Examination Cell),
    Bikash Bhavan,
    7th Floor, Salt Lake,
    Kolkata – 700091
    2. For 1st Year Students of UG and PG Course:
    Directorate of Public Instruction,
    West Bengal, Scholarship & Stipend Section,
    Bikash Bhavan,
    7th Floor, Salt Lake,
    Kolkata – 700091
    3. For the Students pursuing 1st year or 2nd-year Polytechnic Diploma course after passing Madhyamik Pariksha / Higher Secondary or its equivalent Exam
    Directorate of Technical Education & Training,
    West Bengal Vocational Training Institute,
    Plot: B/7, Action Area III,
    New Town, Kolkata – 700156.
    4. The 1st year UG and PG Courses (Engineering & Technology) and other professional Engineering Course of equivalent status approved by AICTE:
    Directorate of Technical Education,
    West Bengal, Bikash Bhavan,
    10th Floor, East Wing (South), Salt Lake,
    Kolkata – 700091.
    5. The 1st year UG (Medical) Courses like MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS and UG Nursing:-
    Directorate of Medical Education,
    West Bengal, “Swasthya Bhavan”,
    GN Block, Sector-V,
    Salt Lake, Kolkata- 700091.
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    Fill Application Form Here


    1. Sir,
      I got swami vivekananda merit cum means scholarship in 2014 for having 55% marks in b.a (Hons).then I successfully fill the renewal form and submitted at bikash bhavan.but I don't get the amount of scholarship 2nd time till today.while other students of my session got their scholarship amount 2nd time.

      What should I do?
      plz tell me.


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