Bihar Scholarship 2017-18 Online Form | OBC/EBC Students Apply Here

After a long hurdle finally the CM of Bihar (Mr. Nitesh Kumar) has finally set to continue giving the Post Matric Scholarship to the students. Bihar scholarship 2017-17 online application forms is now available in online mode.

Bihar Scholarship 2017-18 Online Application and PMS Application Status

Kalyan Vibhag (Welfare Department) has released Bihar scholarship 2017-18 online application form which can only be applied online. All the students of OBC/EBC category are eligible to apply for this before the last date. Post Matric Scholarship 2017-18 is well known as the scholarship for engineering students.

Welfare Department Bihar has released the scholarship form on 08/02/2018. Students can now apply online for the PMS scholarship 2017-18.

पोस्टमैट्रिक छात्रवृत्ति योजना 2017-18 (ऑनलाईन आवेदन)

Bihar Scholarship 2017-18 Online Application

Start Date – 08/02/2018

Last Date – 28/02/2018

Where to Apply for Bihar Scholarship 2018

Students can apply online through the official website of Kalyan Vibhag (Welfare Department) Bihar or can go through the link below directly –

Official Website

Bihar Scholarship 2017-18 Online – New Registration Here

Bihar Scholarship Status 2017-18 – Login Here

Apply for Renewal – Click Here

Who can apply for Bihar PMS SCHOLARSHIP?

    • A student who is the permanent resident of BIHAR. It is not necessary that the candidates will have to take admission in the colleges of Bihar to be eligible for applying for Post Matric Scholarship. The only condition is that the candidates should be the permanent residence of Bihar. Also keep in mind that for applying for PMS Scholarship the Caste, Residential and Income Certificate should be applied from RTPS Website only. Otherwise, the application will be rejected.
    • A student from backward and extremely backward class only can apply for the online application form. Both Male and Female students from the backward and extremely backward class are eligible to apply.
    • The annual income of the student parents should not exceed ₹ 1 lac. This is also one of the necessary criteria to be fulfilled. If the annual income of the parent’s/guardian is above ₹ 1 lac then that applicant is not eligible to apply for the scholarship.
    • The student should have valid certificates and in the proper format. All the certificates must be in proper official format otherwise there are chances of getting rejected.

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How to apply for Post Matric Scholarship Bihar 2017-18

All applications for the scholarship should be submitted only through ONLINE mode. Following are the process to apply online for Post Matric Scholarship Bihar 2017-18

  1. First of all, visit this website to apply online (Bihar Scholarship 2017 Online Application)
  2. Choose type of form NEW/RENEWAL
  3. Fill all the details carefully like Name, Father’s Name, D.O.B, Email, Mobile No, Aadhar No. etc.
  4. After filling all the details click on Register and Proceed
  5. This will complete your registration process. Now you will be provided with a User ID and Password which will be used for login.
  6. Now go to this link to log in and fill the rest scholarship form (Click Here to Login)bihar scholarship 2016-17 online
  7. After login fill all the details carefully and upload the necessary documents (Note – All the documents should be under 200 kb) How to Reduce jpeg file size to 200 Kb Without Losing Quality
  8. Finally cross-check all the details once again and then submit the form.
  9. Take a Print out for further use.

Essential documents required for filling Online Application form for Scholarship

  1. Marks Sheet of the previous year/Semester. Let us suppose that you are pursuing your B.Tech engineering degree and you are in 6th semester then you have to submit the marks sheet of 5th semester. 1st/2nd-semester students can give their 12th marks sheet.)
  2. Fee details of the college/institute (The combined fee details of the session 2017-18 is to be provided)
  3. Institute approval certificate (If your college is approved by AICTE then please take AICTE approval certificate from the institute)
  4. Hostel accommodation certificate (If you stay in Hostel then it is essential otherwise it’s not mandatory)
  5. Parent’s declaration certificate (Download Here) in proper format which can be downloaded from the official website.
  6. Residence Certificate (Only RTPS certificate are valid)
  7. Income Certificate (Only RTPS certificate are valid)
  8. Caste Certificate (Only RTPS certificate are valid)
  9. Photo Copy of the first page of bank passbook. It is also mandatory that the name of the account holder on the passbook should be same as the name of the applicant on the scholarship form.

Important – In the Bank Account section candidates are requested to give their own Bank account number in which the bank account holder name is the same as candidate’s name.

Related Post – RTPS Bihar Online Apply for Residence, Income and Caste Certificate

Where to send Bihar scholarship 2017-18 online Application form

Finally after submitting the application form candidates then get a print out of the Form and sign on it. After that attach the photocopy of all the uploaded documents and self-attest it. Then submit it to the Principal of the Institute so that they signed on it and send the application form to the concerned district of the candidates.

Please submit the online application form as soon as possible because at the later time the website of Bihar welfare department slows down. Also if you submit the form initially then your rest other processes will also become faster. Keep in mind that the college will also take some time to verify the credentials, it might take 5-6 days.

Note –

  • A duly signed form should be sent to the concerned District Welfare by the Institute not by own otherwise it will be rejected. 
  • In addition one more thing I would like to share that if you have Aadhar Card. Then must give the Aadhar number during online application so that the chances of getting verified increases. आधार विवरण प्रदान करने से आपकी छात्रवृत्ति प्रक्रिया को तेज़ी से बढ़ाया जा सकता है is mentioned on the website which you will see during registration.

Latest News – Date Extended till 06/06/2017

Address to send the Application Form

The District Welfare Officer

Your_district_name Bihar

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Bihar Post Matric Scholarship Application Status 2015-16

To check your status of previous application go through this link and enter your application number to get the details. Post Matric Scholarship Application Status

For any query related to online application, you can also contact the concerned officials –

For any query please call us on  +91-7061914198, +91-7061914172
(10 AM to 6 PM, Sunday Closed)
or email us:-

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47 Responses

  1. Nishank Kumar says:

    Sir What is the last date for post matric scholarship 2017

  2. Neha Sharma says:

    I am a student can I apply for New post matric scholarship form

  3. Raushan Kumar says:

    How can I edit the submitted form

  4. Ankit Singh says:

    Sir scholarship ka date badh skta hai kya

  5. deepak raj says:

    sir iti student new form apply kr sakte h

    • admin says:

      No Deepak, New Form can only be applied by the students of 11th and 12th standard.
      You are not eligible for this scholarship form.

  6. deep shikha says:

    sir i m mba student can i apply for this or not………….for renewal form …………… because earlier i got the scholar for the b.e course

    • admin says:

      Hey Shikha, I think you should contact the officials regarding this before the last date. As you have earlier applied and got the scholarship, so you have your application ID and for renewal purpose only application ID is required.
      So I request you to contact concerned official by phone or mail. Go through this post you will find the contact number as well as mail Id.

      Do let me know what the officials said.


    file is not uploaded only 3 documents were uploaded afterthat it show error or coding page plz do something plz sir

    • admin says:

      This is server problem
      Please wait for sometime or you should keep trying.
      Try filling the Application form late night or in the morning so that, no or less rush will be on the server at that time.

  8. Rahul kumar says:

    Sir mai BTech 1st year me .mai abna cource type BTech likh nahi pa raha hu .usme 2 hi options aa rahe hai 11th and 12th kya karu me sir pls reply
    My email is

    • admin says:

      Rahul you have not selected type of Form as Renewal during registration.
      11th and 12th standard students are only allowed to fill new Form otherwise who have filled it previously and have application ID can fill Renewal Form.

  9. Rahul kumar says:

    Sir lekin Maine aaj tak bihar scholarship ke liye apply hi nahi liya hai .ye first time hai ki mai apply kar raha hu apna BTech first year ke mere pas application Id hai hi nahi .ab mai kya karu sir

  10. Aditya kumar says:

    sir I am B-tech first year student.Can i apply the kalyan vibhag form now

  11. Rahul says:

    Sir mai student 2016-17 session me polytechnic me admission liye hu. Scholarship form kab tak aye GA.

  12. Amit kumar says:

    sir i have already submitted form by online but when i have to speed post then postman is not delivered to BC&EBC District welfare department Bettiah so what can i do, tell me plz

  13. Raja Kumar says:

    Mere iss baar 12th me 56% marks aaye hain agar me agli baar improvement exam deta Hun to kya mukhe ye scholarship milegi

  14. Jaya kumari verman says:

    Sir, I am student of Ba 2 yrs. I fill my scholarship session 2016-17 . When will I get my scholarship?

  15. Mumtaj alam says:

    Sir Maine 16-17 wala form fill kr diya hai kb tk scholarship aa jayega plzz tell me sir

  16. Amardeep kumar says:

    Sir i have sucessfully applied for bihar scholarship 2016_2017 .when will u provide verification details for this year.

  17. Priyanka Nemani says:

    Sir what is the last date to submit the post matric scholarship form 2017.

  18. Rahi rock says:

    Sir, I am student of B Tech 4th yrs. I fill bihar scholarship session 2016-17 . When will I get my scholarship?

    • admin says:

      In some district, the scholarship has already been given to the student’s those were eligible for the session 2015-16. For the session 2016-17, the verification process is going on. Please wait for the official notice.

  19. PRITI KUMARI says:


  20. Ashwini prakash says:

    hello sir, i am ashwini prakash pursuing in Btech (third year) sir, from my previous default i could not send my scholarship form because that time my application number shows wrong but now when i wanna apply my form again my application no. shows correct so please you tell me may i apply my scholarship form once again or not? if that case i am not eligible then what is the procedure to take my scholarship

  21. alam says:

    Sir, I am student of B Tech 4th yrs. I fill bihar scholarship session 2016-17 . When will I get my scholarship?

  22. Mukesh Kumar singh says:

    how can i checked the verification status of 2016-2017….?
    and sir my Rs 6,000 has returned to my district welfare department…when this schorship was 2015-2016…… Rs 6,000 returned because money has sent on wrong account number.
    sir please tell me how can i get 6,000 which has returned….?

    • admin says:

      There is no any option available to check the status of post matric scholarship for the session – 2016-17.
      If you have provided the wrong Bank account number then contact the concerned District Welfare Department as soon as possible.

  23. Mukesh Kumar singh says:

    sir i talked in my district welfare depatment Siwan.They said that give me prove also they gave me email to send prove. I sent every thing why my schorship return…i mailed every thing…
    But in last i get that there is no any response….from my district welfare department SIWAN…
    Please tell me sir what should Ido to get my scholship which has returned….

  24. Mukesh Kumar singh says:

    SIR, I am Mukesh Kumar Singh (District – Siwan) 3rd year student NETAJI SUBHASH ENGINEERING COLLEG, KOLKATA.
    i got only Rs 3,000 which came to my account and Rs 6,000 returned which came to the college account…

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