Stipend by Board of Auqaf, West Bengal for meritorious Muslim Students

Scheme Type:

Stipend on the basis of Merit-cum-means.


To encourage Poor & Meritorious Student belonging to the Muslim community to undertake higher studies.

Quantum of Assistance:

One time grant of
i) ₹ 3000/- for students passing Madhyamik or equivalent examination.
ii) ₹ 4000/- for students passing Higher Secondary or equivalent examination.

Method of Implementation:
Eligibility Criteria:

i) Applicant should belong to Muslim Community.
ii) Annual family income should not exceed ₹ 1 lakh

iii) Should have passed Madhyamik  or its equivalent examination with 75% or above marks.

iv) Should have passed Higher Secondary or its equivalent examination with 70% or above marks.

( For students belonging to the family of Imam/Muezzin the criteria for marks is 60% or above)


When and Where to Apply:

Application are invited through advertisement in daily newspapers by the Board of Auqaf in the month of Oct-Nov every year.

Nodal Organisation: