WB Chief Minister Nabanna Scholarship is popularly known as Nabanna Scholarship. This scholarship is started by the West Bengal government to provide education to talented and needy students. It is made for the students who have domicile in West Bengal.

The main objective of the scholarship is to encourage students belonging to poor families to continue their studies. This scholarship didn’t have any opening and closing dates.

In this scholarship, students will get Rs.10000 per year to proceed with their education. All the amount of scholarship will be paid from the West Bengal CM care fund.


To get the benefits of a scholarship a student needs to fulfill the following conditions-

A student having domicile of West Bengal can enjoy the benefits of the scholarship

The student must have passed their past examination from any recognized institution of West Bengal

For 11th and 12th a student must have passed with a minimum of 65% in  their 10th examination

For undergraduate-level student must have passed with a minimum of 60% aggregate

For postgraduate level student must have to score 55% in honors subjects

The annual income of the family must be less than Rs.60000.

Students who already getting benefited from any other scholarship whether state or central cannot claim benefits under this scholarship


The government has given offline mode to fill the application form and you can download the application form from www.wbcmo.gov.in and download the CM relief fund scholarship form.

The process for filling application form-

Fill in the required details as mentioned in the application form

Attach all the required documents which are-

Self-declaration copy with countersigned by Head of the Institute, currently studying

Photocopy of admission fees book

Self Bank account details (Bank Name, Account Number, IFSC Code, Branch Name, and code) with a photocopy of the Bank passbook

Income certificate issued by DM/SDO/BDO etc.

Recommendation and Income certificate from MLA or MP

Copy of rank card and allotment letter of the selection committee

Mark sheet of the last examination

You have to send the duly signed application form accompanied with documents to “The Assistant Secretary, Chief Minister office, Nabana, 325 Chatterjee Road, Howrah 711 102.


All documents with their photocopy are required to be attested by Group-A government officer

no option for online submission of the application form, you have to submit it online

you do not have to pay any fees over and above postal charges

Filling the form twice give rise to duplicate copy and it will be rejected


The students will be selected on the basis of

Percentage of the last examination

Family’s financial condition

It will take a minimum of 3 months for the choice method and every one the requests square measure examined by the CRMF cell of the Chief Minister’s workplace. It should be sent to the district justice and commissioner for any verification.

Selected students will receive their scholarships in their bank account as given in the application form.

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Selected students will receive their scholarships in their bank account as given in the application form.


Nabanna scholarships are distributed among selected students as determined by the CMRF cell of the Chief Minister’s office

Students with the lowest family income get an advantage of getting selected for the scholarship more often.

 Students that are already availing of another scholarship are not eligible to get Nabanna Scholarship.

   The policies and rules and regulations are dynamic, therefore they change time by time.


From the link given below, you can easily download the form for West Bengal Nabanna scholarship 2021.

It contains the described format as the government has released and you can fill the form and submit it to the post office and can get benefits of this scholarship.


Link- https://www.webexam.in/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Nabanna-Scholarship-2020-Application.pdf


Q. Can you tell me about the closing date of application for Nabanna Scholarship?

Ans. There is no opening and the closing date for this Scholarship. You can apply in any month.

Q. What is the Scholarship I get?

Ans. Under this scheme, you will get an amount of Rs.10000 in your bank account.

Q. Can a student apply for this Scholarship who didn’t have the West Bengal domicile but lives in Bengal?

Ans. No, because domicile is proof of residence that you lived in West Bengal. And you also have to all documents which are mentioned because all of them are necessary.

Q. Is it possible to get the Scholarship every year?

Ans. It totally depends on your selection by CMRF; if you are selected in two consecutive years then you will get a Scholarship as per that and vice-versa.

Q. What are the address and contact details of the Nabanna Scholarship?

Ans. Students can send their scholarship application form on given

Address- “The Assistant Secretary, Chief Minister office, Nabana, 325 Chatterjee Road, Howrah 711 102

Contact details- (033)2214 1902 or (033) 2253 5278

Fax – 033 2214 3528

Email[email protected]

Q. What is the application fee for the Nabanna scholarship?

Ans- No fees is required to pay to fill and submit the form over and above the postal charges of post office and filling form is totally free.

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