Applications are invited from ST (P) meritorious students for “Financial Assistance’ under the scheme of “Special Financial Incentive to ST (P) Meritorious Students” for the year 2020-21. Students can apply in the proper prescribed format which is uploaded in the official website – https://directorwptbc.assam.gov.in/ for the same along with all the relevant documents to the office of the Directorate of Welfare of Plain Tribes & Backward Classes, Assam, Rukmini Nagar, Dispur Last Gate, Satrinivash Path, Ghy-6 within 30th September, 2020 positively if he/she fulfills the following:
1. Students must belong to ST community of Assam.
2. Students must have secured 80% or above in Matriculation and 75% or above in 10 +2 examination.
3. This incentive shall be awarded only to the meritorious students who have secured the prescribed percentage of marks or grades in the academic year 2020-21. No claim would be considered who have qualified the examination prior to 1st January, 2020.
4. There is no income criteria of Parents/ Guardians for availing this benefit.
All the applications received by the Director, Welfare of Plains Tribes & Backward Classes, Assam will be placed before the Selection Committee which will scrutinize the same and approve the list of beneficiaries under the scheme.
**NOTE: Grant of financial assistance under this scheme to any ST (P) Students is not a matter of right. Assistance would be extended depending on the applicant satisfying the eligibility and also keeping in view the financial allocation available for the purpose. The Selection Committee reserves the right to reject any application without assigning any reason thereof if the application is not found satisfactory. Moreover this Directorate will not be held responsible for any type of false information/ error provided by the applicant.