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Kerala Scholarship 2024: Registration, Scholarship List, new Eligibility & Schedule

Kerala Scholarship:

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The authorities in Kerala have introduced a new scholarship scheme to support students in the state, ensuring they have a bright future without financial worries. This article provides details about the new scholarship opportunities launched by the Kerala government for socially deprived students. It also outlines the step-by-step application procedure for various scholarships available on the official portal of the Kerala government. Make sure to read the article till the end for all the details.

Kerala Scholarship 2024


The official website of the Kerala government presents various Kerala Scholarship opportunities aimed at making students’ lives easier and more fruitful. Through these opportunities, students can access quality education in prestigious schools and colleges, supported by scholarships tailored to different communities. The application period for these scholarships begins on August 27, 2020, and ends on October 31, 2020. However, please note that different scholarships may have varying application deadlines.

Overview Of Kerala Scholarship 2024

NameKerala scholarship
Launched byGovernment of Kerala
ObjectiveProviding scholarship
BeneficiariesStudents of Kerala
Official siteswww.dcescholarship.kerala.gov.in/

Objective of Kerala Scholarship 2024

The primary objective of the Kerala scholarship is to offer financial assistance to students who face obstacles in continuing their education due to financial constraints. The Kerala scholarship scheme aims to ensure the basic right to education for all students. The Government of Kerala has introduced various scholarships for students across all categories, enabling everyone to pursue education without the burden of financial constraints. This initiative allows students in Kerala to pursue their educational aspirations without worrying about financial hurdles.

Eligibility Criteria Of Kerala Scholarship 2024

The applicant must follow the following eligibility criteria according to the different types of scholarship present at the portal:-

Post Matric Scholarship For Minorities -NSP Eligibility Details

Rate of ScholarshipAn amount equivalent to Admission and Course/Tuition Fee and Maintenance allowance, subject to a maximum ceiling. See Instructions for details.
Eligibility Condition 
 a) Should be the First Year student of i. Plus Two/ UG/ PG/ Ph.D Course of Higher Secondary School/ College/ Institutes/ University, which is either a Govt/ Aided/Recognised Unaided Institution. OR ii. 11th Class/Technical/ Vocational Course of ITI/ITC Centres affiliated to NCVT. OR iii. Course, other than those listed under merit-cum-means scholarship scheme. The names of courses listed under Merit-cum-means scholarship are given in See Instructions for details.
 b. Should belong to Minority Community (Muslim/ Christian/ Buddhists/ Sikh/ Zoroastrians or Parsis).
 c. Should have secured not less than 50% marks or equivalent grade in the previous Board/ University Examination.
 d. The Annual Family Income should not exceed Rs. 2 Lakhs.
 e. Should not be availing any other Scholarship or Stipend.
Other Relevant Information 
 b. Scholarships will not be given to more than two students in a family.
 c. The scholarships will be sanctioned in accordance with the criterion laid down by the Central Government.  

State Merit Scholarship -DCE Eligibility Details

Rate and Number of Scholarships: 
 Graduation Rs. 1250/- per annum (300 Nos)
 Post Graduation Rs. 1,500/- per annum (150 Nos.)
Eligibility Conditions: 
 Should be a first-year student of Under Graduate or Post Graduate course in Govt/ Aided colleges or University Departments.
 Should have scored 50% or above in the qualifying Examination.
 Family annual income should not exceed 1 Lakh. For Exemption of annual income based on merit, please see the notification.

District Merit Scholarship -DCE Eligibility Details

Rate of Scholarship: 
 Rs. 1,250/- per annum.
Eligibility: 
DMSShould have scored A Plus in all subjects in the SSLC Examination March 2018, conducted by Board of Public Examinations, Kerala State.
 Should be studying for Higher Secondary/ VHSE/ ITI/ Polytechnic Course.

Merit Scholarship to the Children of School Teachers -DCE Eligibility Details

Eligibility Condition 
 Should be a First-year student of HSC/VHSC and under Graduate Course in Govt/Aided Arts and Science College
 Son/Daughters of Primary/Secondary School Teachers
Rate of ScholarshipPlus One: Rs.50/P.M :Undergraduate: Rs.50/P.M

Hindi Scholarship -DCE Eligibility Details

Rate and Number of Scholarships 
 Undergraduate:500/P.M(180Nos)Post Graduate : 1000/P.M(59 Nos)
Eligibility ConditionCandidates who has taken hindi as a sub subject in Degree Level and as a main subject in Bed/ Med/MA/Mphil/Phd are eligible for the Hindi Scholarship

Muslim Nadar Girls Scholarship-DCE Eligibility Details

Rate of ScholarshipRs. 125/per annum
Eligibility ConditionShould be a first-year girl student of HSC/VHSC and an undergraduate course in Govt/Aided Arts and science college. Should belong to forward of BPL family and backward community

Sanskrit Scholarship -DCE Eligibility Details

Eligibility conditionUnder Graduate Rs.200/- PM 55 no Post Graduate Rs.200/-PM 25 no
 The first preference for the students those who are studying Sanskrit as main subject and the next preference for the students those who are studying Sanskrit as one of the subjects in the course

Suvarna Jubilee Merit Scholarship-DCE Eligibility Details

Rate of Scholarship: 
 Rs. 10,000/- per annum.
Eligibility Conditions: 
 Should be a first-year student of Under Graduate or Post Graduate course in Govt/ Aided colleges or University Departments.
 Should belong to the BPL family.
 Should have scored 50% or above in the qualifying Examination.

MGS Renewal Eligibility Details

Rate and Number of Scholarships: 
 Under Graduates: Rs. 5,000/- per annum (3,000 Nos).
 Post Graduates: Rs. 6,000/- per annum (1,000 Nos).
 Professional Courses: Rs. 7,000/- per annum (1,000 Nos).
 Hostel Stipend: Rs. 13,000/- per annum (2,000 Nos).
 THOSE WHO ARE ELIGIBLE FOR HOSTEL STIPEND WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE FOR SCHOLARSHIP.
Eligibility Conditions: 
 Should belong to MUSLIM, Latin, Converted Christian community and should be a native of Kerala.
 Should be a GIRL student studying for the first year of Graduation or Higher courses in Govt./ Aided Institution.
 Students who got admission to Self-financing colleges from merit seats are also eligible to apply for this scholarship.
 Should have scored 50% or above in the qualifying Examination.
 Family Annual income should not exceed 4.50 Lakhs.
 Those who apply for Hostel stipend should be staying in recognized hostels.


Blind/PH Scholarship -DCE Eligibility Details

Eligibility 
 Blind/PH/Deaf students studying in Govt/Aided Arts and Science Colleges, Music Colleges, and Govt/Aided Higher Secondary/Vocational Higher Secondary Schools
Financial Support 
 Fee Charges for Blind students with family annual income below Rs. 2.5 lakhs
 Hostel charges for all PH students who are hostellers and whose family annual income is below Rs. 4.5 lakhs/-
 Boarding charges for all PH students who are day scholars and whose family annual income is below Rs. 4.5 lakhs

Music Fine Arts Scholarship -DCE Eligibility Details

Eligibility conditionsStudents studying in Govt. Music Colleges and Govt. Fine Arts Colleges
Scholarship Kerala Official Notifications

The official notifications for all of the scholarships are given below in the following table:-

DateScholarship TypeNotificationsView/Download
27/08/2020PMSDPost Matric Scholarship for Disabilities site is open 20 21view / download
27/08/2020CSSCentral Sector Scholarship Site is open 2020 2021view / download
24/08/2020PMSPost Matric Scholarship for Minority site is open 2020 21view / download
02/03/2020ASPRProforma for submission of completed projectsview / download
30/07/2019SMSSMS Fresh and Renewal 2019 20 Registration Detailsview / download
Announced SoonPMSDPost Matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities 2020 21 site is openview / download  

Application Procedure Of Scholarship Kerala 2024

To apply for the scholarships, follow these simple steps:

  • On the homepage, locate and click on the option called “Online Registration.”
Kerala Scholarship
  • A new page will appear on your screen.
  • You can also click on the link named “Guidelines” to download all the guidelines.
  • Alternatively, you can directly click here to download the guidelines.
  • Enter all the details as requested, tick mark the declaration, enter the captcha code, and finally click on “Submit.”

Login Procedure Of Kerala Scholarship 2024

To log in to the portal, follow these simple steps:

  • Go to the Official Website.
  • On the homepage, click on the option called “Candidate Login.”
  • A new page will appear on your screen.
  • Enter your registration ID, date of birth, password, select your category, and then click on “Login.”

Kerala Scholarship 2024 Application Status

To check the application status, follow these steps:

  • Go to the Official Website link provided.
  • On the homepage, click on the option called “Registered Students Status.”
  • A new page will be displayed on your screen.
  • Enter the scholarship status and scholarship type, followed by the state, district, and institution type.
  • Then, enter the name of the college.
  • The status will be displayed on your screen

Kerala Scholarship 2024 Students List

To check the awarded student list, follow these steps:

  • Go to the link provided.
  • On the homepage, click on the option called “Awarded Students List.”
  • A new page will be displayed on your screen.
  • Enter the scholarship type.
  • The student list will then be displayed on your screen.

Cut Off Percentage

  • To check the cutoff percentage of different types of scholarships, follow these steps:
  • Go to the Official Website Link provided.
  • On the homepage, click on the option called “Cutoff Mark Percentage.”
  • A new page will be displayed on your screen.
  • Alternatively, you can directly click here to go to that page.
  • Enter the scholarship name and the year, then click on “Submit.”

Scholarship Schedule

  ScholarshipFreshRenewal
Starting dateEnding DateStarting dateEnding Date
Post Matric Scholarship For Minorities -NSP20-07-2022    20-07-2022  31-10-2022 31-10-2022   
Central Sector Scholarship -NSP27-08-2020    31-10-2020    27-08-2020    31-10-2020    
State Merit Scholarship -DCE20-10-2020  01-12-2020  20-10-2020  01-12-2020  
District Merit Scholarship -DCE20-10-2020  01-12-2020  20-10-2020  01-12-2020  
Merit Scholarship to the Children of School Teachers -DCE20-10-2020  01-12-2020  20-10-2020  01-12-2020  
Hindi Scholarship -DCE20-10-2020  01-12-2020  20-10-2020  01-12-2020  
Muslim Nadar Girls Scholarship-DCE20-10-2020  01-12-2020  20-10-2020  01-12-2020  
Sanskrit Scholarship -DCE20-10-2020  01-12-2020  20-10-2020  01-12-2020  
Suvarna Jubilee Merit Scholarship-DCE20-10-2020  01-12-2020  20-10-2020  01-12-2020  
Blind/PH Scholarship -DCE20-10-2020  01-12-2020  20-10-2020  01-12-2020  
Music Fine Arts Scholarship -DCE20-10-2020  01-12-2020  20-10-2020  01-12-2020  
Scholarship for dependent of Jawans -DCE31-07-2018  08-10-2018  
ASPIRE Scholarship -DCE20-12-201920-12-201920-12-201920-12-2019
Post Matric Scholarship For Disabilities -NSP24-08-202031-10-202024-08-202031-10-2020

Procedure To Do Institution Login

To perform institution login on the DCE scholarship portal, follow these steps:

  • Go to the official website of DCE scholarship.
  • The homepage will open.
  • On this page, click on “Institution Login.”
  • You will be redirected to a new page where you have to select your institution type.
  • After selecting the institution type, enter your user ID and password.
  • Click on “Login.” By following this procedure, you can successfully perform institution login.
Contact Details

You can contact on the following details if you have any problem related to the portal:-

  • CONTACT ADDRESS
  • The Special Officer Scholarships, Directorate of Collegiate Education, 6th Floor, Vikas Bhavan, Thiruvananthapuram, 695033
  • CONTACT NUMBERS
  • Scholarship Office, Department of Collegiate Education: 0471-2306580
  • HELP DESK
    • 0471-2306580

Conclusion:

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