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ADW Scholarship 2024 - Portal, Status Check & Last Date


Government of Tamil Nadu

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Provider Type

Scholarship Amount

Up to ₹ 50,000

Course Names

School Programme, Degree and Professional Courses

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Last Date

29th February 2024

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About ADW Scholarship 

Taking place in a state with one of the most educated individuals in India, Tamil Nadu has many educational opportunities for its students. Presently, it enjoys the maximum reservation quota for socially backward classes in the whole nation of 69%. The Backward Classes Welfare Department is the funding or financing agency; the scholarship is known as the Andhra Pradesh Tribal Student Welfare Scholarship and members from rural and underdeveloped areas mainly tribal communities avail of this scholarship. The program is open to students from class 1 up to the PhD level with all these selection criteria being academic performance, financial necessity, and social involvement. ADW Scholarship last date to apply is 29th February 2024

Adi Dravidar Scholarship Last Date

Below is the schedule of applications for the ADW Scholarship 2024. Students must keep these deadlines in mind to avoid missing applying for this scholarship: Students must keep these deadlines in mind to avoid missing applying for this scholarship:

The program shall start on January 1, 2024; the application period will be closed on February 29, 2024.

Eligibility Criteria of the Scholarship

The criteria to be followed by the applicant must strictly conform to any requirements to be successful in the form of the scholarship. The candidates can check out the major information about the eligibility criteria from the pointers given below and then they can fill out the application form accordingly: 

  1. The candidate has to fulfill the residential requirement of a person's domicile for at least five years.
  2. Candidates who are SC/ST/MINORITY MUSLIM will be selected according to the category.
  3. Besides, applied CFCs (converted Christians) are also qualified to participate.
  4. Students through PhD level can submit applications for the scholarship.
  5. Students should have a clear action plan to finance the higher education courses on their own.
  6. The application of a person whose annual family income should not exceed the level of 2 lakhs annually should be chosen.
  7. For Class XI and XII, the bar will be put on the family income limit of Rs.1 lakh per annum.
  8. Only those candidates seeking room, in the ADW hostels, who live more than 5km away, from their educational institution or schools, are eligible to avail of the same,
  9. Successful candidates post absolutely the prescribed gradations calculated as a condition to join scholarly institutions.
  10. And the most important among those is that studies must have reputable training: Adi Dravidar Welfare Schools, GTR, Government or Government-aided schools.

Scholarship Benefits

  1. The female students of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe will in between classes III and V receive Rs.500 yearly
  2. Grades VI to XII girls (whose ages are above) and girls will get Rs.1000 per year
  3. Students from Class VII and VIII are allowed to undergo the school fee of Rs.1500 per year
  4. Only those Class X students who pass will be eligible for the Rs. 1850 per year
  5. The undergraduate level students would be awarded Rs 7500 each year from their selected course beginning.
  6. The total package will be 5000/- for the postgraduate students and 7000/- for the professional course students Rs 8000 per year
  7. The law graduates who can fund the course will be given Rs. 50,000.

Selection Criteria of the Scholarship

The applicant is not allowed to fill out the form until he/she does not qualify for the eligibility criteria first.

  1. The candidate should be from a Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes, or Minority Muslim category. The candidate must belong to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, or Minority Muslims category.
  2. The grades that the applicant achieved in the past academic years will be assessed and analyzed.
  3. The academic performance of the students should also be used in determining eligibility.
  4. In addition to that, during the selection process, we will also take into account the student’s accomplishments outside the class. Sports, cultural activities, community service, and leadership positions are some of these activities where the student can show their skills that are not possible in a classroom setting.
  5. It is the last to decide who will receive support from the scholarship committee.
  6. The committee will have the final say, and the students will not have the opportunity to present a dissenting opinion.

Application Process

  1. The ADW Scholarship site is worth your visit.
  2. Click on the “Apply” button and start filling out the application form
  3. Create an account by filling in your personal information, email address, and cellphone number. Take note: Consider rephrasing the sentence to add variety to the vocabulary used.
  4. Check and confirm your email address submission into the registered mail address by clicking the link.
  5. Enter your account after login by providing the registered credentials.
  6. Hit the ‘Start Fill application form’ button and proceed with registration.
  7. Carefully read instructions and eligibility requirements because they are crucial before filling in an application.
  8. Hand out the follow-up one-on-one consultation with your career advisor and fill in the online data form that will provide you with complete and accurate information regarding the program.
  9. Upload scanned copies of the required documents, including: Upload scanned copies of the required documents, including:
  10. Caste Certificate
  11. Educational Certificates (Mark sheets)
  12. Income Certificate
  13. Aadhar Card
  14. Passport Size Photograph
  15. Through a line-by-line review of your application form, make sure there are no errors and no gaps.
  16. Only after the applicant is convinced, please fill in the application form. If you have any difficulty in downloading or accessing the sample documents please ask for our help. We will be happy to assist you and provide further information.
  17. Add a step to take the application fees (if any) at the payment gateway on the website.
  18. Download and print the application form and forward it for your copy.

Documents Required

  1. Original Income Certificate
  2. Category Certificate copy or community proof will be kept.
  3. If the given copy of the Applicant's Bank Passbook is required, please have him or her to the nearest branch to do that.
  4. Applicants Aadhar Card Copy.
  5. Reproduction of X class mark sheet, if any.
  6. According to the 10th-grade mark sheet [copy] or class XII
  7. A true copy of the Transfer of the second semester from the year 2022-2023 to the year 2023-2024
  8. Certificate of Attendance that is credited to the relevant institute.
  9. The educational institutions require enrolling families to show papers on the identity of their parents or guardians.

Renewal of the Scholarship

  1. Continue excelling academically and do not drop below the necessary level required to maintain the scholarship renewal.
  2. Send in a renewal app every year to keep the scholarship active by disclosing updates like GPA, family income, and other devotion to community activities.
  3. Request the applicants to lay out their supporting documents as part of their renewal form.
  4. Submit or else face their punishment for failure to submit their renewal application forms before the allocated deadline. Pending the deadline, the respective applications might not be accepted.
  5. The ADW Scholarship Committee will review the renewal application. Submission of your approval will be awaited.
  6. The committee will assess the application and the supporting documents to decide whether an applicant who intends to extend the scholarship has or not met the eligibility conditions for renewal.
  7. After being admitted and approved for the renewal, the treaty will then send the Scholarship amount straight to the student’s account via the ECS (Electronic Clearing Service) system.

Additional Guidelines

The ADW scholarship awards different students from different levels of education. Such expenses are incurred for academia and maintenance allowances for their education.

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Adi Dravidar Scholarship Amount

The Adw Scholarship offers a generous amount of up to ₹ 50,000 per year to support students in their educational pursuits. This financial aid can make a significant difference in covering your academic expenses, so be sure to take advantage of this opportunity!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are the candidates allowed to participate in several scholarship competitions at a time?

Yes, a candidate may apply for more than one scholarship program concurrently but only one scholarship shall be accepted at a particular time.

Is the limit ADW Scholarship 2024 for application without an age?

No, there is no age limit to submit the Tamil Nadu ADW scholarship application.

What is the process for extending my ADW Scholarship in 2024?

If you maintain your academic performance through this term thereby submitting an application form along with the details of the information and documents required, your Adi Dravidar scholarship will be renewed in 2024.

How else can I obtain the ADW Scholarship?

Often, the ADW Scholarships application process is carried out online through the centralized portal of the Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare Department, Government of Tamil Nadu. Interested applicants are required to register an account, fill out the web-based application form, and append documents before the end of the application deadline.

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