Oasis Scholarship 2019: This scholarship is for the minority students of the state West Bengal. Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal grant pre-matric and post-matric scholarship to the meritorious student of West Bengal. The main objective of this scholarship is to help the financially weak students to pursue the undergraduate and postgraduate course. Interested and eligible candidates need to apply in the online mode within schedule date and time. Eligible candidates need to apply in online mode. Students belonging to SC, ST & OBC category of state West Bengal are eligible for this scholarship. Students can fill up the fresh registration form if they are registering for the first time or they can renew their existing scholarship. To get the detailed information related to West Bengal Oasis Scholarship 2019, go through the article below.
Also Check: Medhabruti Scholarship 2019-20.
Oasis Scholarship 2019 Dates
|S. No||Event||Date (tentative)|
Online application for Pre/Post metric scholarship
|1st week of May 2019|
Last Date of online application for Pre-Matric & Post-Matric Scholarship
|2nd week of Oct 2019|
Oasis Scholarship Portal Details 2019-20
Below table contains the list of all scholarships that are available on the Oasis scholarship portal. Whether you are a school student or a college student, you can find one suitable scholarship to fund yourself for further education in West Bengal.
|S.No.||Scholarship name||Scholarship Provider|
|1.||Pre-matric scholarship for SC students||Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal|
|2.||Pre-matric scholarship for ST students||Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal|
|3.||Post-matric scholarship for SC/ST students||Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal|
|4.||Post-matric scholarship for OBC students||Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal|
Oasis Scholarship Eligibility Criteria 2019
To get the scholarship amount, the applicant’s need to meet the required eligibility criteria mentioned below. Check the scholarship level and its corresponding eligibility criteria carefully before filling up the online registration form.
|S. No||Scholarship name||Eligibility Criteria|
|1.||Pre-matric scholarship for SC students||Applicant should be a student of class 9th and 10th and belong to SC category. The family/guardian income should not be more than INR 2 Lakh per annum from all sources.|
|2.||Pre-matric scholarship for ST students||A student must belong to the ST category. Students of class 9th and 10th are eligible to apply. The annual family/guardian income should not be more than INR 2 Lakh from all sources.|
|3.||Post-matric scholarship for SC/ST students||You should be studying at the post-secondary or post-matriculation level and belong to SC/ST category. The annual income of parents/guardian should not be more than INR 2.5 Lakh from all sources.|
|4.||Post-matric scholarship for OBC students||Applicant should be studying at the post-secondary level and belong to OBC category. The annual income of the family/guardian from all sources should not be more than INR 1 Lakh.|
Note: All the above-given scholarships are applicable only for students who have a domicile of West Bengal.
How To Apply for West Bengal Oasis scholarship 2019
Eligible and interested candidate needs to follow the below mentioned steps to apply for Oasis scholarship 2019. The application form is likely to release in the 1st week of May 2019 on the official website. Applicants need to fill up and submit the form in online mode.
Step 1: Registration
This is the first and foremost stage in this process. You need to visit the official website. Choose the district where your institution is based. A page for verification of caste certificate will appear. Fill in all details and click on submit. Once the caste certificate is verified, you will be directed to the online registration page.
Step 2: Oasis login to complete the application
- On successful registration, you can download your user id/application number and password through “Download login information/acknowledgement slip” button.
- Click on “Login Now” button using your application number/user id and password.
- Once logged in, you have to fill in your general details and bank information carefully and click on ‘Save and Proceed’.
Step 3: Verifying and Locking of Oasis application
Once you have filled all your information in the application form. You can click on “Verify and Lock” button to lock all the information filled.
NOTE: Once you have locked the information filled, you cannot make any changes further. So, make sure you enter the correct information in the application form.
Step 4: Print the application
After successful locking the application form, click on “Download Application Form” button and take the printout of the application form.
Step 5: Submission of printed application form
Submit the printed copy of duly-filled application form along with the copies of all supporting documents to your concerned BDO (Block Development Officer) for Block area or PO cum DWO for municipality corporation.
Oasis Scholarship Rewards
The scholarship amount that you get through Oasis scholarship is variable which majorly depend upon the class in which you are currently studying. Of course, your academic merit and financial background are considered in the selection procedure, but the amount of the scholarship that you can receive varies from class to class. Below is a detailed structure of scholarship rewards that you can get through Oasis scholarship.
The scholarship amount is disbursed only if your application is successfully verified by PO or DWOs.
Detailed rewards of Oasis scholarships
|S. No||Scholarship name||Reward for Day Scholars||Reward for Hostellers|
|1.||Pre-matric scholarship for SC students||INR 150 per month for 10 months + Adhoc grant of INR 750 per annum||INR 750 per month for 10 months + Adhoc grant of INR 1,000 per annum.|
|2.||Pre-matric scholarship for ST students||INR 150 per month for 10 months + Adhoc grant of INR 750 per annum||INR 750 per month for 10 months + Adhoc grant of INR 1,000 per annum.|
|3.||Post-matric scholarship for SC/ST students||Maintenance allowance of up to INR 550 per month||Maintenance allowance of up to INR 1200 per month.|
|For medical/ engineering/ BSc (Agri)/ MPhil/ PhD/ LLM students||INR 550 per month||INR 1,200 per month|
|For B.Pharm/ LLB/ B.Nursing/ PG/ Hotel Management courses etc.||INR 530 per month||INR 820 per month|
|For general courses up to graduate level||INR 300 per month||INR 750 per month|
|For students of class 11th and 12th in 10+2 system intermediate courses/ Polytechnic/ ITI courses||INR 230 per month||INR 750 per month|
|4.||Post-matric scholarship for OBC students||Maintenance allowance of up to INR 350 per month||Maintenance allowance of up to INR 750 per month|
|For medical/ engineering/ BSc (Agri)/ MPhil/ PhD/ LLM students||INR 350 per month||INR 750 per month|
|For B.Pharm/ LLB/ B.Nursing/ PG/ Hotel Management courses etc.||INR 335 per month||INR 510 per month|
|For general courses up to graduate level||INR 210 per month||INR 400 per month|
|For students of class 11th and 12th in 10+2 system intermediate courses/ Polytechnic/ ITI courses||INR 160 per month||INR 260 per month|
West Bengal Oasis Scholarship 2019 – Renewal process
If you have already registered for the West Bengal Oasis scholarship 2019 earlier and receiving the amount, then each year you have to renew it. You do not have to register again to receive the scholarship. Just renew it within schedule date and time by following the steps given below.
Step 1: Log in to your Oasis scholarship account.
Visit the official website. Click on “Renew Scholarship” button in the students corner.
Login using your registered user id/application number and password. Verify the previously entered details and make changes if required.
Step 2: Renew application
- Once you have verified your already existing information, you can click on “Renew Application” button.
- Enter information about the current academic study that you are pursuing.
- Click on “Renew and Lock application” button.
Note: Once you lock your renewal application, you cannot make a change in any field. So, make sure you enter the correct information in every field.
Step 3: Submit the printed application form
Once you have locked your renewal application, you can download the application form and submit it along with all the supporting documents to the concerned Block Development Office (BDO) for block area or PO cum DWO for municipality corporation.
The documents to be submitted are
- Your recent stamp sized photograph
- Attested copy of your caste certificate/acknowledgement slip
- Attested copy of your mark sheets and certificates of the last examination passed.
West Bengal Oasis Scholarship 2019 Application Status
The Oasis scholarship portal also offers the facility of tracking the current application status to all its users. Whether you have applied for a pre-matric scholarship or a post-matric scholarship, you can track your application status online through the portal by logging in. Just follow the below given simple steps to track your application status –
- Visit the official page.
- Click on the “Track an application” button.
- Select the district where your current institution is situated.
- Fill details like application serial number/user id, applied district and session to track your application.
The concerned authority verify the documents to check whether all the details submitted by the applicants is genuine or not. The registered applicants need to carry a set of certificate and document in the original form. After verifying the documents, the authority grants scholarship to the students. Here is the list of documents mentioned below to be carried at the time of application form filling.
- Domicile certificate
- Marksheet and passing certificate of the last examination passed.
- Date of birth certificate
- One valid govt ID proof
- One passport size photograph
In case you have any query or doubt regarding the Oasis scholarship application, scholarship information or any other details, you can directly contact the Oasis helpline number – +91-8420023311 or you can also comment below.