Port Blair, May 2: Applications are invited from the students belonging to the minority communities notified by the Central Government, pursuing Class I up to Class X in Govt. School/institute or private school/institute recognized by appropriate authority for Pre-Matric scholarships for the year 2011-12 to be awarded by the Ministry of Minority Affairs, Government of India. 
Application in the prescribed format alongwith requisite documents for new and renewal (who were granted the scholarship for previous year) of scholarship should be submitted to the Director (Social Welfare), Directorate of Social Welfare, Goalghar, Port Blair through the Head of the School/institute of the student. The details of the scheme and application may be downloaded from the website www.minorityaffairs.gov. in The last date for receipt of application is 15th June, 2011.