Dear Aspirants, it expands as Ministry of Minority Affairs Scholarship is Prime Minister’s initiative to help Indian minority students.  In this scheme, the Govt. of India provides financial help to those poor students who belongs to Minority Sectors or Minority communities like Sikh, Parsis, Christians, Buddhists) which are not able to do further study for their bright future only due to poverty. In MOMA Scholarship, about 20,000 students get the benefit to continue their education. Every year, a lot of candidates have to leave their study due to poverty. Many of Students can’t go for higher education study only due to poverty. For those talented and confident candidates who have big dreams to do the different and keep the confidence to change the world, for those India Government playing the very Important role to fulfil their dreams, so that in between talent and money, talent will win.. The Moma Sanctioned List 2016-17 will be updated after the result declaration.
 
Name of Scholarship MOMA ( Ministry of Minority Affairs Scholarship)
Type of Scholarship Governement

  1. Post Matric Scholarships
  2. Means cum Merit Scholarship Scheme
Availability 20,000 Students every year
Eligibility For students who are studying professinal & technical courses
Gender  Both
Official website www.momascholarship.gov.in
Types of MOMA Scholarships:
  1. Post Matric Scholarships
  2. Means cum Merit Scholarship Scheme

Here are some great features of the Scholarships are below:

  • Under this Scholarship, Programme near about 30% of scholarships are allocated for girl students.
  • From Each Family, only 2 Student Candidates can take advantages of this awards.
  • These scholarships are especially for those States, where the population of minorities is high.
  • This scheme is approved by the state government or the UT administration.
  • Every year about 20,000 minority communities students are awarded under this scholarships Scheme throughout the country.moma scholarships news and notification sactioned list renewnal

Moma Scholarship Types:


There are the two types of the MOMA Scholarships which are divided according to different schemes:
  1. Post Matric Scholarships
  2. Means cum Merit Scholarship Scheme

1. Post Matric Scholarship:


Under this MOMA Post Metric Scholarship Scheme, those Students of Government, as well as Suitable Private Colleges/Universities/Institutions of India, will be awarded Scholarships who wish to keep continue their Study for Higher Education. Many of Students leave their study after the 12th (10+2) Class especially Girls only due to lack of money for higher study which is much costlier than Basic Education. It will also cover the Technical as well as Vocational Courses in Industrial Training Institutes/ Industrial Training Centers affiliated with the National Council for Vocational Training (NCVT). The objective of the scholarship is to award the meritorious students who belong to economically weaker sections and to help them to pursue education from class XI to PhD and Technical /Vocational Courses for developing their postgraduate skills.

Eligibility Criteria for Post Matric Scholarships:

  • Educational Records: Students who are going to apply should have marked 50% or above in the previous final examination.
  • Annual Income: The annual income (from all sources) of the student’s parents or guardian should be less than Rs. 2 lakh. The Scholarships to be provided in the ascending order from the lowest order from Below Poverty Line(BPL) Families.
  • Only two students from every family can take advantages o this scholarship.
  • Reservation for Girls Students: 30% of the scholarship will be the reserved for girl students.

2. Means cum Merit Scholarship Scheme:


Under this MOMA Mean cum Merit Scholarship Scheme, those students can take financial Support who belongs to minority communities and wanna pursuing the professional and technical courses. Those candidates belong to belonging to Minority communities wish to continue or wanna pursue undergraduate(UG), postgraduate (PG), technological and professional courses.

Eligibility Criteria for Means cum Merit Scholarship:

  1. Those students who have taken admission in a recognised college/university to pursue technical/professional courses, by a competitive examination
  2. Students should have minimum 50 % marks at higher secondary/graduation level to be an eligible candidate.
  3. Selection of eligible students will be assigned strictly on merit basis.

How to Apply & Sanctioned List:


Online Application Forms/Registration of  MOMA Scholarship 2017 & Sanctioned list: Some Students belong to the low-income family and were/are not able to continue their Study or Higher Education only due to lack of money.Those candidates are invited to apply through the Offline/Online Application forms in the prescribed format may be submitted to the Secretary of the Department of the concerned State Govt/UT administration, dealing with minority welfare, through the institutions where the students are pursuing technical/professional courses.The student must submit their applications to the state which he/she belongs to and not to the state where the institution where he/she is studying, is located.

MOMA Scholarship Amount Paid to candidates: 

Factors Hostlers Days scholars
Maintenance allowance ₹ 10000/year  ₹ 5000/year
Course fee ₹ 20,000/year ₹ 20,000/year
 

MOMA 2017-18 Important Dates:


Event  Dates for Fresh Application Dates for Renewal
Submission of Online Application September 2017 November 2017
Scrutiny of Application by Institute November  2017 November 2017
Scrutiny of Application by State/UT November 2017 December 2017
Final List of students selected Nov-Dec 2, 2017 December 2017

 

MOMA Minority and pre-matric – In the news:


The initiatives taken by the Government of India are outstanding and respective to many ways which help to the vast extent to serve the poor students. These awards will fulfil dreams of minority sectors to pursue higher education.
CLICK HERE to read the Full Official Notification

For further information visit: http://www.momascholarship.gov.in/
Education Bhaskar wishes you Good Luck!!

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