PFMS Scholarship Scheme 2018-2019 Complete Online Renewal Process of Scholarship for College and University Students
PFMS Scholarship is based on central sector Scholarship scheme for College and University Students. This “Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students” comes under the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) programme of the Government 1.1.2013. Scholarship amounts are being send to user’s bank account directly using digitized eligibility lists provided by the SEBs.
In order to disbursement of scholarship in a transparent way and make procedure smooth with ease, debarment has taken this Direct Benefit Transfer, under the Public Finance Management System (PFMS). That’s why Now we all known this Scheme as PFMS Scholarship.
The PFMS Scholarship portal has created, keep in mind that student can for both fresh scholarships applications as well as for renewal applications.
Who Can Apply PFMS Scholarship and Eligibility Criteria?
Let me remind you one thing this Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students has been introduced to provide financial support to the poor families students from General, SC, ST communities and physically handicapped students.
This scheme offers scholarships for those needy students who are pursue Professional and Non-Professional courses.
Scholarship would be presented on the basis of the results of Senior Secondary Examination. Total number of scholarships has been divided amongst the State Education Boards based on the State’s population in the age group of 18-25 years.
Students who successfully get the 80 % marks in his/her relevant stream for a particular Board of Examination and having family income of less than Rs.6 lakhs per annum, pursuing regular courses and not having any other scholarship scheme, are eligible for consideration under this Scheme.
|Pursuing||Rate of Scholarship||Duration|
|Graduation level||Rs. 1000/- per month||3 Years
|Post-Graduation level||Rs. 2000/- per month|
|Professional Courses||Rs. 2000/- per month in the 4th and 5th year||Note: The scholarship is paid for 10 months in an academic year and disbursed directly into the bank accounts of the beneficiary.|
DBT payment system is made available online through Public Financial management System (PFMS) since 01/01/2013.
Eligibility Criteria Here: https://pfms.nic.in/scholarship/CheckStudentEligibility.aspx
Online Application and Disbursal of PFMS Scholarships
- This online scholarship portal will help student to manage all process related to submission of application, processing, sanction and disbursal of scholarships to students in one place at www.pfms.nic.in.
- Students can easily submit the application online within 10 minute and there is no need of paper movement for processing of scholarship.
- Student can track PFMS Scholarship application status using own User-Id and Password.
- Save the login details to renewal of scholarship with the same credentials (User ID/Password) which was used when the application was filled for the first time.
- SMS and email-alerts will be received on given details.
- Direct credit of scholarship to student’s Bank Account.
If the students have any query/complaints, they can contact to the toll free number: 1800 118 111 Ext. (202, 204, and 206,208,215 and 216).
Process for Renewal of PFMS Scholarship 2018
PFMS Portal: Upload Eligible Student list to PFMS Portal.
Students: Registration on PFMS Portal (http://pfms.nic.in) to create User Id & Password. Login to PFMS Portal & Apply For Renewal of Scholarship. Students may edit the application form or upload corrected document and resubmit it.
Institution/ College will verify the Student’s Scholarship Application and Documents. Application and Documents Found OK
Bank will validate Accounts details of Students and Provide Payments to Student’s Bank Account.
Approve Cases for Payment Processing in PFMS.
Apply Pmfs Scholarship and Renewal Online In Simple Two Steps
- Fill and submit the Application form online
- Student Registration PMFS Portal
» Student can visit directly following link to complete the student registration process https://pfms.nic.in/scholarship/.
» Eligible student’s must the complete registration process clicking on “Student Registration”, button on the right of website.
» Now student registration page will be displayed and student will select the Scheme – “Scholarship to Universities/College Students”
» Select the 12th Pass out year from Education Board from the drop-down menu.
» Enter bank account details including Type 11 digit IFSC code of bank branch.
» Click on the Search button – the system will search your name in its database and more features will appear on the same screen.
» Name will be populated in the text box automatically by the system.
» Enter the mobile number – for verification. One Time Password (OTP) will be sent to the mobile number by PFMS system. Please enter the OTP password, same in text box provided for the purpose.
» Click on the Verify button.
» After verification, enter additional details such as e-Mail ID.
» Choose your User Id for Scholarship portal and choose your Password. Don’t forgot to enter that “CAPTCHA CODE”.
» Click the Submit button for creation of User ID and Password for PFMS Scholarship Portal.
» System will display the message for successful Registration. Now you are ready for online application for renewal of scholarship.
How to Apply for Scholarship?
PMFS scholarship login: https://pfms.nic.in/Users/LoginDetails/NewLayoutLogin.aspx
STEP 1: Enter the login details. In case you forgot password, please use option available below log-in box for Forgot Password?
STEP 2: After login student will see. Left hand side Menu for online application – Scholarship Management.
STEP 3: Student Dashboard to track for online application, if already applied.
STEP 4: Left hand side Menu to raise any issue faced on the website – Register / Track Issue.
STEP 5: To apply for renewal of scholarship, the menu path is as follows:
Scholarship Management > Apply for Scholarship
STEP 6: Now personal details section which includes application type, Scheme name, and First name, Date of Birth, Gender, Stream and Category are pre – populated by system, in the case of renewal. All these fields are mandatory fields.
STEP 7:Click to choose button to upload photograph and signature.
STEP 8: Fill all the field in Communication Address, mobile number and email etc
STEP 9: The particulars of your Bank Account will be pre – settled. If you want to change the bank details, you can do it now by entering Bank Name, Bank Account Number, IFSC Code or MICR Code…
STEP 10: After entering the details correctly, user will click on the Save button.
STEP 11: After clicking on the “Save” button, a message will be displayed that the application is saved and e-mail/SMS-alert is sent to the student.
STEP 12: Please tick mark the check box for the declaration that I have got above 60% marks in the exam.
STEP 13: Upload Mark Sheet and Fee Receipt scan copy in PDF format. (File size should not exceed 1MB).
STEP 14: Click on the Update button and the data will be saved and your application will be available in system to your institution for verification and approval.
STEP 15: After Update, a reference number will be generated by system. Please keep this Application Reference Number with you for any further communication.
STEP 16: On clicking at reference number, the applicant can view his/her details in the Students Dashboard.
STEP 17: If the application is pending for verification by institution or rejected by institution, then edit link will be enabled as shown below, else in case of approved applications, you can only view the details.
STEP 18: Once the details are filled by you, the application will be available for approval/rejection by your Institute/college.
PFMS Scholarship Helpline Toll Free Number / Customer Support / Email Support
Toll Free No. 1800 118 111
Email at: firstname.lastname@example.org