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PARLIAMENT AND COORDINATION SECTION
  • Coordination of work connected with both Houses of Parliament including Parliament
  • Questions/Assurances
  • Parliament Consultative Committee.
  • Parliament Standing Committee- Examination of Demands for Grants.
  • Preparation of materials for the speech of President and Ministers.
  • Zonal Council, Governors/Chief Ministers Conferences.
  • Preparation of the Fortnightly/Monthly Summaries for the Cabinet.
  • Annual Report of the Department of Consumer Affairs.
  • Award related matter.
  • Collection of information in respect of Parliament Question, Short-notice Question, Calling Attention Motions and Cut-Motions, etc. from various sections of Department (Where more than one section is concerned), coordinating and furnished the same to other Ministries/Departments.
  • General liaison with the Planning Commission.
  • Consolidation of annual plan and Five Year Plan proposals of the Department.
  • Parliament Questions pertaining to P&C Section.
  • O&M Returns.
  • Publicity/Press Bills.
  • Coordination of work relating to Plan.
  • Observation of Flag Day/Communal Harmony and Anti Terrorist Day.
  • Editors Conference.
  • 20 point programme.
  • Coordination of work relating to Plan.
  • Observation of Flag Day/Communal Harmony and Anti Terrorist Day.
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Post Matric Scholarships To St Students

This is a Centrally Sponsored Schemes implemented through States/UTs. Funds are released by this Ministry to the State Governments/UTs based on their receipt of applications; verification and disbursement of scholarship to eligible ST students are done by the States/UTs. The scholarships to eligible students are disbursed to eligible students directly to their bank accounts through DBT. The scholarship criteria is as under:

  • Applicable to students who are studying in any recognized course from a recognized institution for which qualification is Matriculation/Class X or above. Priority is given for girls.
  • Parental income from all sources should be less than Rs.2.50 lakhs per annum.
  • Compulsory fees charged by educational institutions are reimbursed subject to the limit fixed by the concerned State Fee fixation committee and scholarship amount of Rs.230 to Rs.1200 per month, depending upon the course of study is paid.
  • Scholarship is distributed through the State Government/UT Administration.
  • Funds shared at the ratio of 75:25 between the Centre and State Governments/UT Administrations and 90:10 for NE and Specially Category States/UTs (UT of Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand) from 2014-15 onwards and for UT without legislature 100% Share is released by Centre.
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National Fellowship & Scholarship For Higher Education Of ST Students:

This is a Central Sector Scheme. Entire funds are released by Central Govt. The scheme has two components i.e., Fellowship and Scholarship.

SCHOLARSHIP FOR HIGHER EDUCATION

  • Scholarship is given to ST students for pursuing studies in prescribed courses in any of the 246 institutions of excellence across the country like IITs, AIIMS, IIMs, NIITs, etc. identified by the Ministry. Priority is given to girls.
  • Total number of scholarships is 1000 per year.
  • Family income from all sources should not exceed Rs.6.00 lakhs per annum.
  • Scholarship amount includes tuition fees, living expenses and allowances for books and computer.
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Snapshot of Scholarship
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National Fellowship & Scholarship For Higher Education of ST Students

This is a Central Sector Scheme. Entire funds are released by Central Govt. The scheme has two components i.e., Fellowship and Scholarship.

NATIONAL FELLOWSHIP

  • 750 fellowships are provided to ST students each year for pursing
  • Fellowship for M.Phil is provided @ Rs. 25000/- per month and for Ph.D @ Rs.28000/- per month.
  • Contingency for Fellows in Humanities and Social Science is provided @ Rs.10000/- per annum for two year and Rs. 20500/- per annum for the remaining stream
  • Contingency for Fellows in Science, Engineering Technology is provided @ Rs.12000/- per annum for two years and @ 25000/- per annum for the remaining stream
  • Escorts/Reader assistance @ Rs. 2000/- per month is provided in case of physically and visually handicapped candidates
  • HRA as per rules of University/Institution / Colleges
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NATIONAL OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIPS FOR ST CANDIDATES FOR STUDYING ABROAD

The Scheme provides for financial assistance to selected students to pursue Post Graduation, PhD & Post-Doctoral study abroad.

  • A total of 20 awards are given every year. Of these, 17 awards are for STs and 3 awards for students belonging to Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTGs).
  • Parental/family income from all sources should not exceed Rs.6.00 lakhs per annum.
  • Disbursement of scholarships through the Ministry of External Affairs/ Indian Missions abroad.
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DBT

Ministry of Tribal Affairs is fully committed to the smooth and effective implementation of the Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT). DBT aims to bring transparency, eliminate misuse of funds and enable enhanced monitoring of the Schemes implemented by the Government of India .In DBT ,benefit is being directly transferred to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries . Public Finance Management System (PFMS) acts as the common Platform for DBT.

In order to ensure real-time financial disbursement directly to the beneficiaries and agencies and to bring transparency and accountability in such transactions as also to facilitate data sharing, eased communication and improved monitoring mechanism, adopting appropriate digital platform is incumbent as an e-governance tool. Accordingly, MoTA has developed dedicated portals in line with the resolve of the Government towards digital India to realize the motto of the Government to reach the beneficiary directly.

The following scheme has been onboard with DBT Bharat portal and integrated data through Web services.

S.No

Scheme Name

Scheme Type

1

National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education for ST Students (for Fellowship)

Central Sector

2

National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education for ST Students (for Scholarship)

Central Sector

3

National Overseas Scholarship Scheme

Central Sector

4

Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme for ST Students

Centrally Sponsored

5

Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme for ST Students

Centrally Sponsored

6

Scheme of Grant In Aid To Voluntary Organization working for Welfare of STs

Central Sector

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Awards & Achievements
Snapshot of Scholarship

Pre Matric

Pre Matric

This is a Centrally Sponsored Schemes implemented through States/UTs. Funds are released by this Ministry to the State Governments/UTs based on their receipt of applications; verification and disbursement of scholarship to eligible ST students are done by the States/UTs. The scholarships to eligible students are disbursed to eligible students directly to their bank accounts through DBT. The scholarship criteria is as under:

  • Applicable to students who are studying in Classes IX – X. Priority is given for girls.
  • Parental income from all sources should be less than Rs.2.50 lakhs per annum.
  • Scholarships are paid @ Rs.225/- per month for Day Scholars and @ Rs.525/- per month for Hostellers, for a period of 10 months in a year.
  • Scholarship is disbursed through the State Government/UT Administration.
  • Funds shared at the ratio of 75:25 between the Centre and State Governments/UT Administrations and 90:10 for NE and Specially Category States/UTs (UT of Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand) from 2014-15 onwards and for UT without legislature 100% Share is released by Centre.

https://dbttribal.gov.in/

Guidelines & Amendments
EDU Guidelines (PDF)
EDU Proforma Annex(PDF)
IncreaseincholarshipamtunderPrenPMS20Dec2019 (PDF1)
IncreaseincholarshipamtunderPrenPMS20Dec2019 (PDF)
Latest News
List of provisionally selected candidates for award of Scholarship under the National Overseas Scheme 2019-20 (PDF)
List of NOS applicants [2020-21] in respect of which deficient documents are required by 23.11.2020 (PDF)
Circular / Orders / Notifications
Aadhar Notification for 8 schemes 9.6 (PDF)
Circular for Aadhar enrollment 04102017 (PDF)
NFST advertisment 2021 (PDF)
NFST hike related letter-11082020 (PDF)
NOS Advertisement 2021 (PDF)
Results
2017-18 NFST result (PDF)
2017-18 NOS result (PDF)
2018-19 National fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2018-19 NOS Result (PDF)
2019-20 National Fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2019-20 NOS result (PDF)
Grievences
Grievances Students (PDF)
FAQs
National Fellowship-FAQs (PDF)
National Overseas Scholarship FAQs (PDF)
National Scholarship FAQs (PDF)

Awards & Achievments
Post Matric Scholarships To St Students

This is a Centrally Sponsored Schemes implemented through States/UTs. Funds are released by this Ministry to the State Governments/UTs based on their receipt of applications; verification and disbursement of scholarship to eligible ST students are done by the States/UTs. The scholarships to eligible students are disbursed to eligible students directly to their bank accounts through DBT. The scholarship criteria is as under:

  • Applicable to students who are studying in any recognized course from a recognized institution for which qualification is Matriculation/Class X or above. Priority is given for girls.
  • Parental income from all sources should be less than Rs.2.50 lakhs per annum.
  • Compulsory fees charged by educational institutions are reimbursed subject to the limit fixed by the concerned State Fee fixation committee and scholarship amount of Rs.230 to Rs.1200 per month, depending upon the course of study is paid.
  • Scholarship is distributed through the State Government/UT Administration.
  • Funds shared at the ratio of 75:25 between the Centre and State Governments/UT Administrations and 90:10 for NE and Specially Category States/UTs (UT of Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand) from 2014-15 onwards and for UT without legislature 100% Share is released by Centre.
Guidelines & Amendments

Latest News


Circular / Orders / Notifications
Aadhar Notification for 8 schemes 9.6 (PDF)
Circular for Aadhar enrollment 04102017 (PDF)
NFST advertisment 2021 (PDF)
NFST hike related letter-11082020 (PDF)
NOS Advertisement 2021 (PDF)
Results
2017-18 NFST result (PDF)
2017-18 NOS result (PDF)
2018-19 National fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2018-19 NOS Result (PDF)
2019-20 National Fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2019-20 NOS result (PDF)
Grievences

FAQs



Awards & Achievements
National Fellowship & Scholarship For Higher Education Of ST Students:

This is a Central Sector Scheme. Entire funds are released by Central Govt. The scheme has two components i.e., Fellowship and Scholarship.

SCHOLARSHIP FOR HIGHER EDUCATION

  • Scholarship is given to ST students for pursuing studies in prescribed courses in any of the 246 institutions of excellence across the country like IITs, AIIMS, IIMs, NIITs, etc. identified by the Ministry. Priority is given to girls.
  • Total number of scholarships is 1000 per year.
  • Family income from all sources should not exceed Rs.6.00 lakhs per annum.
  • Scholarship amount includes tuition fees, living expenses and allowances for books and computer.
Guidelines & Amendments

Latest News


Circular / Orders / Notifications





Results
2017-18 NFST result (PDF)
2017-18 NOS result (PDF)
2018-19 National fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2018-19 NOS Result (PDF)
2019-20 National Fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2019-20 NOS result (PDF)
Grievences

FAQs



Awards & Achievements
National Fellowship & Scholarship For Higher Education of ST Students

This is a Central Sector Scheme. Entire funds are released by Central Govt. The scheme has two components i.e., Fellowship and Scholarship.

NATIONAL FELLOWSHIP

  • 750 fellowships are provided to ST students each year for pursing
  • Fellowship for M.Phil is provided @ Rs. 25000/- per month and for Ph.D @ Rs.28000/- per month.
  • Contingency for Fellows in Humanities and Social Science is provided @ Rs.10000/- per annum for two year and Rs. 20500/- per annum for the remaining stream
  • Contingency for Fellows in Science, Engineering Technology is provided @ Rs.12000/- per annum for two years and @ 25000/- per annum for the remaining stream
  • Escorts/Reader assistance @ Rs. 2000/- per month is provided in case of physically and visually handicapped candidates
  • HRA as per rules of University/Institution / Colleges

Guidelines & Amendments

Latest News


Circular / Orders / Notifications





Results
2017-18 NFST result (PDF)
2017-18 NOS result (PDF)
2018-19 National fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2018-19 NOS Result (PDF)
2019-20 National Fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2019-20 NOS result (PDF)
Grievences

FAQs



Awards & Achievements
National Fellowship & Scholarship For Higher Education Of ST Students:

This is a Central Sector Scheme. Entire funds are released by Central Govt. The scheme has two components i.e., Fellowship and Scholarship.

SCHOLARSHIP FOR HIGHER EDUCATION

  • Scholarship is given to ST students for pursuing studies in prescribed courses in any of the 246 institutions of excellence across the country like IITs, AIIMS, IIMs, NIITs, etc. identified by the Ministry. Priority is given to girls.
  • Total number of scholarships is 1000 per year.
  • Family income from all sources should not exceed Rs.6.00 lakhs per annum.
  • Scholarship amount includes tuition fees, living expenses and allowances for books and computer.
DBT

Ministry of Tribal Affairs is fully committed to the smooth and effective implementation of the Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT). DBT aims to bring transparency, eliminate misuse of funds and enable enhanced monitoring of the Schemes implemented by the Government of India .In DBT ,benefit is being directly transferred to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries . Public Finance Management System (PFMS) acts as the common Platform for DBT.

In order to ensure real-time financial disbursement directly to the beneficiaries and agencies and to bring transparency and accountability in such transactions as also to facilitate data sharing, eased communication and improved monitoring mechanism, adopting appropriate digital platform is incumbent as an e-governance tool. Accordingly, MoTA has developed dedicated portals in line with the resolve of the Government towards digital India to realize the motto of the Government to reach the beneficiary directly.

The following scheme has been onboard with DBT Bharat portal and integrated data through Web services.

S.No

Scheme Name

Scheme Type

1

National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education for ST Students (for Fellowship)

Central Sector

2

National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education for ST Students (for Scholarship)

Central Sector

3

National Overseas Scholarship Scheme

Central Sector

4

Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme for ST Students

Centrally Sponsored

5

Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme for ST Students

Centrally Sponsored

6

Scheme of Grant In Aid To Voluntary Organization working for Welfare of STs

Central Sector

Guidelines & Amendments
EDU Guidelines (PDF)
EDU Proforma Annex(PDF)
IncreaseincholarshipamtunderPrenPMS20Dec2019 (PDF)
IncreaseincholarshipamtunderPrenPMS20Dec2019 (PDF)
Latest News


Circular / Orders / Notifications





Results
2017-18 NFST result (PDF)
2017-18 NOS result (PDF)
2018-19 National fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2018-19 NOS Result (PDF)
2019-20 National Fellowship & Scholarship result (PDF)
2019-20 NOS result (PDF)
Grievences

FAQs



Awards & Achievements