Scholarships & Prizes

Students’ Aid Fund/ Scholarships & Prizes/Stipend/ Concession

There are a number of financial assistance schemes for economically backward as well as for academically good students of the college. The schemes include ‘‘Students’ Aid Fund’’ for poor and meritorious students, stipends and concessions for meritorious students from economically backward families and also for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe students (as per Government rules), national scholarships and national loan scholarships (as sanctioned by the Government), scholarships for the wards of school teachers (as sanctioned by the Government of West Bengal) and scholarships for wards of dock labourers and ‘Bidi Sramiks’ (from the Labour Welfare Board as sanctioned by the Department of Labour, Government of West Bengal). Also, every year, some memorial prizes / scholarships are awarded to the students for their laudable University results. West Bengal College Employees’ Union (F.C. College
Unit) scholarships are awarded to seven deserving candidates (candidates securing highest marks in B.A., B.Sc., B.Com. Part II Hons. & General
Examinations and B.Ed. final Examination of the University of Calcutta). Moreover, a fund has been created (Students’ Welfare Fund) by the wishful effort of Prof. Gopal Banerjee, former Vice-Principal of the College, from which eight scholarships are awarded to the students securing highest marks in B.A., B.Sc. and B.Com. (Hons.), B.A. (Hons.) in Bengali and B.Ed. final examinations of the University of Calcutta.

Other Prizes

Prof. Anjana Roy Choudhury Memorial Scholarships for both girl and boy students securing highest marks in Mathematics Honours in B.Sc. Final Examination of the University of Calcutta.

Dr. Shibaprasad Halder Memorial Scholarship for the most meritorious student of the College.

Sabitri Devi Smriti Puraskar for the topper in Bengali Honours Final Examination of the University of Calcutta.

Prafulla Nalini Devi & Satish Chandra Mukherjee Smriti Puraskar for the students securing highest marks in B.Com. Final (Hons. & General) Examinations of the University of Calcutta.

Dr. Baijayanti Sanyal Smriti Puraskar (i) for the student securing highest marks in Part I (Hons.) Examination, (ii) for the student securing highest marks in Part II (Hons.) Examination of the University of Calcutta.