All government / non-government colleges, engineering and medical colleges, ITIs and polytechnic colleges operating in the district, which are eligible for the distribution of post-matric scholarship by the department to students belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes, have been informed that In the education session 2020-21 also, the process of application acceptance and distribution of post matric scholarship (higher than class 12th) is being done online on the website Assistant Commissioner of Tribal Development Department Smt Maneka Chandrakar informed that in the year 2020-21, the last date for online application (new and renewal) by the student is till 10 January 2021, the last date for locking the draft proposal is 15 January 2021, to lock the session order The last date will be till 15 January 2021 and for the government till 19 January 2021 and the non-government will be till 23 January 2021. Assistant Commissioner Tribal Development said that no applications of any kind, whether offline or online, for post matric scholarship of the education session 2020-21 will be accepted after the due dates and will not be provided the opportunity to lock draft proposal or session order. The students concerned will be deprived of the scholarship if they do not complete the proceedings by the said date. Institution heads will be automatically responsible for this.