The Oasis Scholarship is a successful program introduced by the Government of West Bengal to provide financial support to students. Good news! The SC, ST, OBC Pre-Matric, and Post-Matric scholarships for the 2022-23 sessions have been updated. The online application registration has already begun, and the last date to apply has been extended to February 28, 2023.
Exciting Changes to the Online Application Process!
Now, you can apply for the Oasis Scholarship through the official portal of the Government of West Bengal, Oasis Gov. In. In this article, we’ll discuss the new changes made to the application process, who can apply for the Oasis Scholarship, and how to check the application status online.
Oasis Scholarship 2023 latest update
A few months ago, the Oasis Scholarship Notice for the 2022-23 sessions was issued. The application process is now open, and you can start applying. According to the official notification, the deadline for applying for the Oasis Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC and ST students, as well as the Post-Matric Scholarship for OBC, SC, and ST students, has been extended to February 28, 2023.
Who is Eligible?
All SC, ST, and OBC students who have been promoted to new classes are eligible to apply for this scholarship. If you are studying in grades 9 and 10 or you are a post-matric student belonging to the ST or OBC category, you can apply online for the Oasis Scholarship through the same process as before.
However, there is a change for SC students. They must first apply for the National Scholarship (NSP) before applying for the Oasis Scholarship. SC students cannot register directly on the Oasis Scholarship official portal.
Oasis Scholarship 2023 Eligibility Criteria
To apply for the Oasis Scholarship, you need to meet certain eligibility criteria. Let’s go through them step-by-step:
- Students studying in grades 9 and 10 under the SC category are eligible, provided their family’s annual income is less than 2 lakh rupees.
- ST students studying in grades 9 and 10 with a household income of less than 2 lakh rupees per year are eligible for the scholarship.
- If you have completed Pre-Matriculation or are pursuing a postgraduate course and belong to the SC or ST category, you can apply if your family’s annual income is less than 2.5 lakh rupees.
- OBC students who have passed grade 10 and have a family income of less than 1 lakh rupees per year are also eligible.
Oasis Scholarship Documents
When applying for the Oasis SC/ST/OBC Scholarship, make sure to gather the following documents:
- Birth certificate
- Income certificate
- Proof of address
- Bank account details
- Receipt of the admission fee
Oasis Scholarship Amount
Check out the table below to see the scholarship amounts for SC/ST/OBC students, B.ed candidates, and UG candidates. Find out how much money you can receive by applying for this scholarship:
|Scholarship||Amount For SC/ST/OBC Candidate||Hostellers|
|Pre-Matrix SC||150 rs/month 10 months+700
additional per annum
|750 rs/month+ 1000
|Pre-Matrix ST||150 rs/month 10 month+700
additional per annum
|750 rs/month+ 1000
|550 rs/month||1200 rs/month|
|530 rs/month||820 rs/month|
|350 rs/month||750 rs/month|
|335 rs/month||510 rs/month|
Oasis Scholarship Application Status
Once you have applied for the Oasis Scholarship, it’s important to check the status of your application. Follow these simple steps:
- Visit the official website of Oasis Scholarship at oasis.gov.in.
- Select the “Track Application” option.
- You will be redirected to the application tracking status page.
- Enter your user ID and session, and click on “Check Status.”
- You will then be able to see the current status of your application.
How to Apply for Oasis Scholarship
To apply for the Oasis Scholarship, follow these easy steps:
- Visit the Oasis website, Oasis.gov.in.
- If you are registering for the first time, click on the “New Registration” button.
- A new window will open where you need to select your district. If you study outside of West Bengal, choose your Permanent District.
- Provide the category certificate details and the date of issue. For students in grades 9 and 10, you can continue with just the certificate application number.
- If you are an SC student, you must first obtain the NSP application identification number from the NSP portal before applying for the Oasis scholarship.
- Fill in details like father’s name, date of birth, etc., and move on to the next step.
- Mention the total family income.
- Provide your state, district, block, mobile phone number, and email ID.
- Enter your educational qualifications, such as the class you are studying in and whether you were in the same class last year.
- Complete the registration by setting a password and clicking on the submit button.
Oasis Scholarship Renewal
After completing the registration, you will receive an acknowledgment slip and full details of your registration. To renew your scholarship, log in to the Oasis Portal and submit the form in four steps:
- Click on the first step and fill in your address details, including district, block, post office, and zip code.
- Provide additional details, such as whether you stay in a hostel or not.
- Fill in your educational details, including the name of the institute, date of admission, course details, and grades obtained.
- Provide identification information, such as Aadhaar number, bank details, and the source of household income.
After completing the form, save it, and submit the application. Remember to save the PDF form and submit it to the nearest block or municipal office.
Oasis Scholarship Helpline Number
If you have applied for the Oasis scholarship but have not received the funds yet, don’t worry. You can report any issues by contacting the helpline number below:
Helpline Number: 084 20 02 3311
We hope this information helps you apply for the Oasis Scholarship successfully. Good luck with your application!