Meghalaya Scholarship for Students with Disabilities 2021-22

Meghalaya Scholarship for Students with Disabilities: Fresh Applications are invited from the students with disabilities (with a minimum 40% disability) for the Meritorious Scholarship from CLASS – XI onwards for the Current Academic Year 2021-22, which is being implemented by The Government of Meghalaya through The State Resource Centre on Disability Affairs (SRCDA), Civil Hospital, Shillong. The last date for submission of the application is 30th November 2021.

Scholarship Name:- Meghalaya Scholarship for Students with Disabilities 2021-22

  • Funding Organization:- State Resource Centre on Disability Affairs (SRCDA), Civil Hospital, Shillong
  • Scholarship Amount:- The amounts of the monthly Scholarship from the different Categories/Streams of Higher & Technical Education are as follows:
    # Class XI & XII: Rs. 2,000/- per month.
    # Graduate level (General, Honours, etc.): Rs. 3,000/- per month.
    # Post Graduate and Under Graduate Professional and Technical Courses: Rs. 4,000/- per month.
    # Graduate Level Professional & Technical Courses, M. PHIL, P.hD., etc.: Rs. 5,000/- per month.
  • Eligibility Criteria:- Student studying CLASS- XI onwards with minimum 40% disability. The student should be a resident of Meghalaya.

How to apply for Meghalaya Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

The interested students with disabilities who are permanent residents of Meghalaya may collect the Application Forms on payment of Rs. 10/- (Rupees ten only from the following Centres:

  1. District Resource Centre on Disability Affairs (DRCDA), Civil Hospital, Shillong.
  2. District Resource Centre on Disability Affairs (DRCDA), Civil Hospital, Tura.
  3. District Resource Centre on Disability Affairs (DRCDA), Civil Hospital, Nongstoin.
  4. District Resource Centre on Disability Affairs (DRCDA), Civil Hospital, Jowai.
  5. Office of The District Social Welfare Officers (DSWO’s) of ALL the 11 Districts.
  6. WAD offices attached to all Civil Hospitals

The Forms will be available from 8th November 2021 to 17th November 2021.

The students can only apply for “one” Category/ Stream of education for the Academic Year 2021-22. The duly filled-up forms may be submitted to the offices of the aforementioned Centres on or before 30th November 2021 during official working hours.

The Students who have availed of this Scholarship from previous years may also apply as fresh candidates.

Those who wish to apply are advised to go through the Meghalaya Scholarship for Students with Disabilities official notification in detail before submitting applications.