SC / ST / SCC Government Scholarship

The Government of Tamil Nadu through Dept. of Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare (ADTW) provides Post-Matric Scholarship to the Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Scheduled Converted Christian Students (SCC) who are pursuing UG / PG courses in Self-Financing Colleges. Post-matric Scholarship is based on Income certified by the Tahsildar of the district. From 2014, the entire process has been made available online and the amount and Course fee is directly credited to the beneficiary student’s bank account. The Opening of the Bank Account for individual student is facilitated in the College Campus every year.


  • Dr.Sathiyapriya – Coordinator. Asst. Professor, Dept. of Tamil – Shift I

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Download SC/ST/SCC Application form

Management / Institutional / Private Scholarship


To provide financial assistance to meritorious and deserving students to meet a part of their education expenses while pursuing higher studies.


The BISHOP DANIEL DELANY SCHOLARSHIP is an initiative by the Management to provide educational assistance to the bright and needy students studying in PCAS. The scholarship will be provided from the interest accrued from fixed deposit. Annually Rs.500000/- will be set aside by the management for this purpose.

Allocation of Scholarship
  • No of students beneficiaries - 100
  • Reservation : 50% Catholics and girls students 50% merit cum excellence in co curricular activities.


For UG students

  • Should be second/third year student at the time of applying
  • Should not have standing arrears
  • Should have been regular to college with at least 75 % of attendance
  • Family income should be less than 2,00,000/- pa
  • Should not have faced any disciplinary action

For PG students

  • Should be second year student at time of applying
  • Should have passed all subjects with overall percent of 60% and above in the first year exam.
  • Should have been regular to college with at least 75 % of attendance
  • Family income should be less than 2,00,000/- pa
  • Should not have faced any disciplinary action

The same criteria holds good for continuation of scholarship for III UG.


  • Students will submit the filled in application through the class teacher to the HOD
  • The HOD will forward the application to respective Vice Principals after due verification.
  • Vice Principal will recommend to the Director for approval and sanction.
  • The Director will approve the sanctioned amount.

DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED along with the application

  • 12th certificate for UG and Degree certificate for PG
  • Mark statement copy of first / Second UG/ Second PG (whichever is relevant)
  • Attendance and conduct to be duly certified by the HOD.
  • Income certified by some reference if required.


The scholarship amount will be adjusted towards the college fees.
PATRICIAN COLLEGE STUDENT WELFARE FUND – This scholarship is created by the student council to cater to the deserving students at the Patrician College.

Mobilization of Scholarship amount

  • First Friday of every month the student council members engage in collection of money from faculty and students
  • The amount collected is credited to the bank under the account name `Student Welfare Fund’


  • The eligibility and the distribution will be followed same as under Bishop Daniel Delany Scholarship.
  • No of students beneficiaries will be 50

Other Private Scholarship

The policies and guidelines of other private awarding bodies may change from time to time. Students are advised to check these data as and when they apply as it may change in future according to the circumstances. A few private scholarships are mentioned below:

  • St. Louis Scholarship
  • Mahendra Scholarship
  • Madras University Free Education Scheme

Apart from the scholarships mentioned above there are many more private scholarships given by philanthropists. Students are asked to keep a watch on the announcements by the college and leading newspapers for availing the same. The college will facilitate the students for application processing.

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The Free Education Scheme is a scheme of the University of Madras to assist the students who are unable to pursue their education in undergraduate courses in the Aided/Self-Financing Colleges only, affiliated to University of Madras, owing to financial constraint. The students residing in Chennai, Thiruvallur, and Kancheepuram districts are eligible to apply. The selection will be made on the basis of Economic status cum merit.

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