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All those students who want to undertake post-matric classes such as class 11th and 12th, degrees and diplomas can undertake so after getting the scholarship amount offered under the Mahadbt Scholarship. This scholarship will only be provided to students belonging to the categories such as SC, ST, OBC, EBC, OBC, SEBC, SBC and General holding the domicile of Maharashtra.

Today through this article we will provide you with all types of information about Mahadbt Scholarship 2023 like Purpose, Eligibility Criteria, Benefits, Features and important Documents etc. Apart from this, we will share with you the process of applying online under this scholarship. To get complete information about this scholarship initiative, read this article till the end.

Mahadbt Scholarship 2023

For providing social welfare to the students belonging to the categories of SC, ST, OBC, BC, EBC, EWS and minorities the state government of Maharashtra has launched a Mahadbt Scholarship so that financial help will be provided to them for pursuing a higher level of education after completing their higher secondary education. 

With the active participation of several departments such as Tribal, Higher Education, Technical Education, Minority, Disability, Skill Development or Agriculture Departments, Mahadbt Scholarship. There are around 50 scholarships that have been covered in this scholarship in the form of subsidiary scholarship initiatives. The student will need to apply as the beneficiary category to which they belong.

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Highlights Of Mahadbt Scholarship 

The highlights of this scholarship are as follows: –

Name Of The ScholarshipMahadbt Scholarship
Launched ByState Government of Maharashtra
Delegated StateMaharashtra
Delegated MinistryMinistry of Electronics & Information Technology 
Covered Scholarships Government of India Post-Matric Scholarship
Post-Matric Tuition Fee and Examination Fee (Freeship)
Maintenance Allowance for student Studying in professional courses
Rajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship
Post-Matric Scholarship for persons with disability
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Caste category Students
Post Matric Scholarship Scheme (Government Of India )
Tuition Fee &  Exam Fee for Tribal Students ( Freeship)
Vocational Education Fee Reimbursement
Vocational Education Maintenance Allowance
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Tribe Category
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Scheme
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Junior Level
Education Concession to the Children of Ex-Servicemen
Eklavya Scholarship
State Government Open Merit Scholarship
Scholarship to Meritorious students possessing Mathematics /Physics
Government Vidyaniketan Scholarship
State Government Daxshina Adhichatra Scholarship
Government Research Adhichatra
Education Concession to the Children Freedom Fighter
Jawaharlal Nehru University Scholarship
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Senior Level
Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DHE)
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Scheme
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Junior Level
Education Concession to the Children of Ex-Servicemen
Eklavya Scholarship
State Government Open Merit Scholarship
Scholarship to Meritorious students possessing Mathematics /Physics
Government Vidyaniketan Scholarship
State Government Daxshina Adhichatra Scholarship
Government Research Adhichatra
Education Concession to the Children Freedom Fighter
Jawaharlal Nehru University Scholarship
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Senior Level
Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DHE)
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Vastigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna(DTE)
Open Merit Scholarships in Junior College
Merit Scholarships for Economically Backward Class Students
Post Matric Scholarship to VJNT Students
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to VJNT Students
Payment of Maintenance Allowance to VJNT and SBC Students Studying in Professional Courses and Living in Hostel Attached to Professional Colleges
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship for students studying in 11th & 12th standard of VJNT & SBC category
Post Matric Scholarship to OBC Students
Post Matric Scholarship to SBC Students
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to OBC Students
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to SBC Students
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the OBC, SEBC, VJNT & SBC Welfare Department students
Rajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Fee Reimbursement Scheme
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Hostel Maintenance Allowance
Education Fee reimbursement for open category students affected due to SEBC and EWS reservation in medical and Dental colleges
State Minority Scholarship Part II (DHE)
Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses(DTE)
Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses(DMER)
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DOA)
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (AGR)
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (MAFSU)
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to socially and educationally backward class and Open Category (Economically weaker section) students
No. of Covered Scholarships 50
Allocated Portal Mahadbt Portal
ObjectiveTo provide financial assistance for pursuing pre and post-matric classes
Benefit Students will be able to get a scholarship amount
Applicable To Citizens of Maharashtra
Beneficiaries Students 
Beneficiary CategoriesSC, ST, OBC, EBC, OBC, SEBC, SBC, General, Minority & PWD
No. Of Beneficiary Categories10
Eligible ClassesClass 11th & Class 12th 
No. Of Eligible Classes2
Eligible DegreesUG Degree & PG Degree
No. Of Eligible Degrees2
Attendance Record 50% to 75%
Mode Of TransferDBT (Direct Benefit Transfer)
Payment Mechanisme-payment mechanism
Form of BenefitScholarship amount 
Amount of ScholarshipVariable Assistance
Scholarship DurationVary
Scholarship Renewal 60% to 70% marks in the previous year’s exam 
Attendance Record 70% Attendance Record 
Scholarship TransferralMonthly Basis 
Amount of benefitVariable Assistance 
Hosting SiteNational Information Center (NIC)
Mode Of ApplicationOnline 
Last Date of Online Form Submission 31st December 2022
Helpline Number022-49150800
Official Websitewww.mahadbtmahait.gov.in

Objectives Of Mahadbt Scholarship 

The primary objective of launching the Mahadbt Scholarship is to provide a single platform or interface by which the students belonging to the categories of Underprivileged communities and EBC will be able to get assistance provided by the relevant departments with their category. Various scholarship services launched by different departments will be provided on the single portal. 

Another objective of launching the Mahadbt Scholarship is to provide financial assistance or support to students hoping for pursuing higher/professional/technical education but who can’t do so due to poverty which results in the dropout rates decreasing the literacy rate of the state. Scholarships will provide them with a path for fulfilling their dreams of getting highly educated. 

List Of Covered Scholarships

The list of the covered scholarships are as follows:- 

Government of India Post-Matric ScholarshipPost-Matric Tuition Fee and Examination Fee (Freeship)Maintenance Allowance for student Studying in professional coursesRajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit ScholarshipPost-Matric Scholarship for persons with disability
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Caste category StudentsPost Matric Scholarship Scheme (Government Of India )Tuition Fee &  Exam Fee for Tribal Students ( Freeship)Vocational Education Fee ReimbursementVocational Education Maintenance Allowance
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Tribe CategoryRajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti SchemeAssistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Junior LevelEducation Concession to the Children of Ex-ServicemenEklavya Scholarship
State Government Open Merit ScholarshipScholarship to Meritorious students possessing Mathematics /PhysicsGovernment Vidyaniketan ScholarshipState Government Daxshina Adhichatra ScholarshipGovernment Research Adhichatra
Education Concession to the Children Freedom FighterJawaharlal Nehru University ScholarshipAssistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Senior LevelDr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DHE)Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Vastigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna(DTE)Open Merit Scholarships in Junior CollegeMerit Scholarships for Economically Backward Class StudentsPost Matric Scholarship to VJNT StudentsTuition Fees and Examination Fees to VJNT Students
Payment of Maintenance Allowance to VJNT and SBC Students Studying in Professional Courses and Living in Hostel Attached to Professional CollegesRajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship for students studying in 11th & 12th standard of VJNT & SBC categoryPost Matric Scholarship to OBC StudentsPost Matric Scholarship to SBC StudentsTuition Fees and Examination Fees to OBC Students
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to SBC StudentsVocational Training Fee reimbursement for the OBC, SEBC, VJNT & SBC Welfare Department studentsRajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Fee Reimbursement SchemeDr Panjabrao Deshmukh Hostel Maintenance AllowanceEducation Fee reimbursement for open category students affected due to SEBC and EWS reservation in medical and Dental colleges
State Minority Scholarship Part II (DHE)Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses(DTE)Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses(DMER)Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DOA)
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (AGR)Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (MAFSU)Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to socially and educationally backward class and Open Category (Economically weaker section) students

Central Govt Scholarships

Subsidiary Scholarship Initiatives 

The details of the subsidiary scholarships are as follows: – 

Scholarship Form of Benefit Beneficiaries Amount of Benefit
Government of India Post-Matric ScholarshipSC and Neo Buddhists will be given the scholarship amountsStudents who have passed the class 10th Variable
Post-Matric Tuition Fee and Examination Fee (Freeship)SC and Neo Buddhists will be given the scholarship amountsStudents undertaking post-matric classesTuition Fee Reimbursement
Maintenance Allowance for student Studying in professional coursesScholarships will be given to the students belonging to the SC casteStudents pursuing professional courses living in the hostelsOn the basis of course duration
Rajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit ScholarshipSC will be given the scholarship amountsStudents of classes from 11th to 12th Rs. 300/- Monthly
Post-Matric Scholarship for persons with disabilityStudents belonging to the PWD categories will be able to get the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing professional and technical coursesVariable
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Caste category StudentsStudents belonging to the SC categories will be able to get the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing ITI in government or private colleges100% Fee Reimbursement
Post Matric Scholarship Scheme (Government Of India )Scholarships will be given to the students holding the ST categoriesStudents pursuing college-level degreesVariable Scholarship Amounts
Tuition Fee &  Exam Fee for Tribal Students ( Freeship)Students belonging to the ST categories will be able to get the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing college-level degreesTuition Fee Reimbursement
Vocational Education Fee ReimbursementScholarships will be given to the students holding the ST categoriesStudents pursuing vocational coursesTuition Fee Reimbursement
Vocational Education Maintenance AllowanceStudents belonging to the ST categories will be able to get the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing vocational coursesMaintenance allowance
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Tribe CategoryStudents belonging to the ST categories will be able to get the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing ITI in government or private colleges100% Fee Reimbursement
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti SchemeBoth SEBC and general category students will be given the scholarship amountsStudents holding professional and non-professional courses50% to 100% fee reimbursement on the basis of annual income limit
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Junior LevelMaharashtrian students will be given the scholarship amountsStudents of classes from 11th to 12th and onwardsClass 11th & 12th = Rs. 1600/- to Rs. 2300/-  

College level studies = Rs. 2800/-to 7200/-
Education Concession to the Children of Ex-ServicemenMaharashtrian students will be given the scholarship amountsChildren of Ex-servicemen100% Fee Reimbursement (Admission/Semester/Library/Laboratory fees)
Eklavya ScholarshipStudents who have passed the UG degree will be given the scholarship amountsStudents undertaking PG degrees in the arts, commerce and law fieldsRs. 5,000/-
State Government Open Merit ScholarshipMaharashtrian students will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing degrees in Arts, Commerce, Science and Law fieldsRs. 100/- Monthly
Scholarship to Meritorious students possessing Mathematics /PhysicsMeritorious students will be given financial help and supportStudents securing 60% marks in the science stream in the class 12th Rs. 100/- Monthly
Government Vidyaniketan ScholarshipMeritorious students will be given financial help and supportStudents of classes from 11th to 12thRs. 100/- Per Month
State Government Daxshina Adhichatra ScholarshipStudents passing UG degrees will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing PG degrees in the non-agricultural universitiesRs. 250/- Monthly
Government Research AdhichatraStudents pursuing studies from the Government Science College will be given the scholarship amountsStudents of PG degreesRs. 750/- Monthly
Education Concession to the Children Freedom FighterSon/Daughter/Widow of freedom fighter will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing Engineering degreesMaintenance Allowance = Rs. 60/- Per month  

Book Allowance = Rs. 200/- Per Annum
Jawaharlal Nehru University ScholarshipStudents of JNU will be given the scholarship amountsUg and PG degree holdersRs. 8,000/- Monthly
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Senior LevelMeritorious students will be given financial help and supportStudents of post-matric classesClass 11th and 12th = Rs. 2300/-  

College level degrees = Rs. 2800/- to Rs. 7200/-
Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DHE)Students of EBC communities will be awarded the scholarship amountsNon-professional and professional degree holdersVariable
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna (EBC)EBC students will be given the scholarshipsStudents pursuing diploma and pg degrees in the technical and professional courses50% of tuition fees and 50% of exam fees
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Vastigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna(DTE)Both general and SEBC categories will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing diploma and pg degrees in the technical and professional coursesRs. 8,000/- to Rs. 30,000/-
Open Merit Scholarships in Junior CollegeStudents securing 60% marks in the class 10th will be given the scholarship amountsStudents of classes 11th and 12th Rs. 50/- Per Month
Merit Scholarships for Economically Backward Class StudentsScholarships will be given to the students belonging to the EBC communitiesStudents of classes 11th and 12th Rs. 140/- to Rs. 1600/- Monthly
Post Matric Scholarship to VJNT StudentsVJNT Students will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing classes 11th to 12th and onwardsOn the basis of group wise
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to VJNT StudentsStudents of VJNT communities will be given the scholarship amountsStudents undertaking diplomas and degrees in Engineering and PharmacyTuition Fees and Exam Fees
Payment of Maintenance Allowance to VJNT and SBC Students Studying in Professional Courses and Living in Hostel Attached to Professional CollegesStudents of both VJNT and SBC communities will be given the scholarship amountsHostellers pursuing professional coursesMaintenance Allowance
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship for students studying in 11th & 12th standard of VJNT & SBC categoryStudents of both VJNT and SBC communities will be given the scholarship amountsStudents of classes 11th and 12th Rs. 300/- Monthly
Post Matric Scholarship to OBC StudentsOBC students will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing classes 11th to 12th and onwardsTuition/Exam/Maintenance Allowance
Post Matric Scholarship to SBC StudentsFinancial help and support will be given to the SBC studentsStudents pursuing classes 11th to 12th and onwardsTuition/Exam/Maintenance Allowance
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to OBC StudentsOBC students will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing degree/diploma and pg degree in the engineering and pharmacy coursesTuition/Exam/Maintenance Allowance
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to SBC StudentsScholarships will be awarded to the students belonging to the SBC communitiesStudents pursuing degree/diploma and pg degree in the engineering and pharmacy coursesTuition/Exam Allowances
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the OBC, SEBC, VJNT & SBC Welfare Department studentsOBC, SEBC, VJNT & SBC students will be offered the scholarship amountsStudents undertaking ITI in both government and private colleges80% fee reimbursement
Rajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Fee Reimbursement SchemeBoth general and EBC category holders will be given the scholarship amountsStudents undertaking medical courses50% Fee reimbursement
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Hostel Maintenance AllowanceBoth general and EBC category holders will be given the scholarship amountsStudents undertaking medical courses in hostelsMaintenance Allowance
Education Fee reimbursement for open category students affected due to SEBC and EWS reservation in medical and Dental collegesScholarships will be given to the students of SEBC and EWS communitiesStudents undertaking medical courses such as MBBS, BDS and MD/MS in private un-aided colleges
State Minority Scholarship Part II (DHE)Scholarships will be given to students of minority communitiesUG and Pg degree holders in the Arts, Commerce, Science and Law fieldsTotal Annual Course Fee Reimbursement
Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses (DTE)Scholarships will be given to students of minority communitiesStudents pursuing a Diploma/Degree and PG degree in the technical coursesRs. 25,000/- to Rs. 50,000/- Annually
Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses (DMER)Students of minority communities will be given financial help and supportStudents pursuing medical coursesRs. 25,000/- Per Annum
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna (EBC)Students of EBC communities will be given financial help and supportStudents holding professional courses or degree50% to a100% fee reimbursement
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DOA)Hostellers will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing professional coursesRs. 8,000/- to Rs. 30,000/-
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna (EBC)Scholarships will be given to the students belonging to the EBC communitiesStudents pursuing degrees/diplomas and PG degrees50% of the tuition fee and 50% of the exam fee
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (AGR)Both General and SEBC category students will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing degrees/diplomas and PG degrees in Technical coursesRs. 8,000/- to Rs. 30,000/-
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)Scholarships will be given to the students of EBC communitiesStudents undertaking professional and non-professional degrees50% to 100% fee reimbursement
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (MAFSU)Hostellers will be given the scholarshipsStudents undertaking vocational coursesRs. 8,000/- to Rs. 30,000/-
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to socially and educationally backward class and Open Category (Economically weaker section) studentsSEBC students will be given the scholarship amountsStudents pursuing ITI in both government and private institutions80% to 100% of the course fee

Issuing Authority 

The issuing authorities of the scholarships are as follows:- 

Issuing Authority Scholarships
Social Justice and Special Assistance DepartmentGovernment of India Post-Matric Scholarship
Post-Matric Tuition Fee and Examination Fee (Freeship)
Maintenance Allowance for student Studying in professional courses
Rajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship
Post-Matric Scholarship for persons with disability
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Caste category Students
Tribal Development Department Post Matric Scholarship Scheme (Government Of India )
Tuition Fee &  Exam Fee for Tribal Students ( Freeship)
Vocational Education Fee Reimbursement
Vocational Education Maintenance Allowance
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Tribe Category
Directorate of Higher Education Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Scheme
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Junior Level
Education Concession to the Children of Ex-Servicemen
Eklavya Scholarship
State Government Open Merit Scholarship
Scholarship to Meritorious students possessing Mathematics /Physics
Government Vidyaniketan Scholarship
State Government Daxshina Adhichatra Scholarship
Government Research Adhichatra
Education Concession to the Children Freedom Fighter
Jawaharlal Nehru University Scholarship
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Senior Level
Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DHE)
Directorate of Technical EducationRajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Vastigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna(DTE)
School Education and Sports DepartmentOpen Merit Scholarships in Junior College
Merit Scholarships for Economically Backward Class Students
OBC, SEBC, VJNT & SBC Welfare Department Post Matric Scholarship to VJNT Students
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to VJNT Students
Payment of Maintenance Allowance to VJNT and SBC Students Studying in Professional Courses and Living in Hostel Attached to Professional Colleges
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship for students studying in 11th & 12th standard of VJNT & SBC category
Post Matric Scholarship to OBC Students
Post Matric Scholarship to SBC Students
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to OBC Students
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to SBC Students
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the OBC, SEBC, VJNT & SBC Welfare Department students
Directorate of Medical Education and ResearchRajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Fee Reimbursement Scheme
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Hostel Maintenance Allowance
Education Fee reimbursement for open category students affected due to SEBC and EWS reservation in medical and Dental colleges
Minority Development DepartmentState Minority Scholarship Part II (DHE)
Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses(DTE)
Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses(DMER)
Directorate of Art Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DOA)
Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DOA)
MAFSU Nagpur Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (MAFSU)
Skill Development, Employment And Entrepreneurship DepartmentVocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to socially and educationally backward class and Open Category (Economically weaker section) students

Mahadbt Scholarship Timelines (Tentative)

The timelines of this scholarship are as follows:-

Event Date
Fresh opening of scholarship forms1st December 2022
Last Date To Apply Online31st December 2022

Beneficiary Categories

The lists of beneficiary categories are as follows:-

SCSTPWD
SEBCVJNTOBC
SBCEBCMinority Community

Eligible Classes

The lists of eligible classes are as follows:-

  • Class 11th
  • Class 12th

Eligible Degrees

The lists of eligible degrees are as follows:-

  • UG degree
  • PG degree

Eligible Courses

The following courses will be considered eligible:-

  • Diploma Courses
  • Professional Degree/Course
  • Non-Professional Degree/Course
  • Vocational Courses
  • Medical Courses
  • ITI Courses  

Delegated Groups

The lists of delegated groups are as follows:-

Group AGroup B
Group CGroup D
Group EGroup F

Mahadbt Scholarship Transferral

There are around 50 scholarships that have been covered in each of the delegated departments responsible for launching each scholarship scheme. Some of the subsidiary scholarships are based on a monthly transferral and some of them are on an annual or yearly transferral basis. The transferral of the scholarship amounts has been made on the basis of course or study.

Aadhar Seeding Is Must 

Students will need to link the account number with the Aadhar Number for receiving the amount of scholarship because the amount will get transferred through the mode of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT). Aadhar seeding is a must for getting a scholarship amount. For linking the aadhar number, the applicant can also visit the bank branch by taking the required documents. 

50% to 75% Attendance Record

The attendance record of the student will also be taken in form of selection criteria for the student’s selection. It is mandatory for the students to maintain a minimum cut-off attendance record. The students will need to maintain 50% to 75% of attendance records in the last year of their study.

Some Important Guidelines 

Some important guidelines issued by the government are as follows:-

  • For getting registration under any scholarship, the applicant will need to enroll himself or herself on the Mahadbt portal. 
  • Getting a login to the portal is a must for accessing various scholarships offered by the different departments. 
  • For the renewal of the scholarship, the applicant will need to make sure that their applications from the previous year have been disposed of, approved or not got rejected. 
  • The student will not need to get enrollment under any scholarship scheme if his/her application is already put under the scrutiny process. 
  • In case of the scrutiny process, the student will need to update his/her required information in the profile. The scrutiny process should be completed. 

List of Covered Allowances

The lists of covered all covered allowances are as follows:-

  • Admission Fee
  • Semester Fee
  • Library Fee
  • Laboratory Fee
  • Maintenance Allowance
  • Tuition Fees
  • Exam Fees

Empanelled Colleges/Universities

The lists of empanelled colleges or universities are as follows:-

Elphinstone College, BombayInstitute of Science, BombayIsmaail yusuf college, Jogeshwari
Sydenham college of commerceGovt. Law college, BombayRajaram college, kolhapur
College of Science, NagpurNagpur mahavidyalaya,nagpurVidarbha mahavidyalaya amravati
Govt arts and science college, AurangabadMumbai universityPune university
Nagpur universityGovt Vidarbh Gyan Vidnyan Science InstituteVasantrao Naik Mahavidyalay College

Benefits Of Mahadbt Scholarship 

The benefits of this scholarship are as follows: –

  • Mahadbt Scholarship will provide social security provisions to the students belonging to the Economically Weaker Sections. 
  • Students will be able to get enrollment under any one scholarship out of the 50 offered scholarships.
  • Some scholarships are based on fee concession or fee reimbursement patterns.
  • 100% fee reimbursement will be given to the meritorious students.
  • Eklavya Scholarship will cover a scholarship amount of Rs. 5,000/- for the students undertaking PG degrees in the commerce, arts and law fields.
  • Social welfare will get provided equally.
  • Around 10 departments are working to integrate to provide social welfare to the students belonging to the categories of SC, BC, OBC, EWS, EBC, and PWD. 
  • For getting the amount of scholarship, the student will need to enroll themselves on the Maharashtra Mahadbt Portal
  • The amount of the scholarship will be directly transferred to the bank accounts of the eligible beneficiaries. 
  • The last date to apply online is 31st December 2022.

Features Of Mahadbt Scholarship 

The features of this scholarship are as follows: –

  • Mahadbt Scholarship has been launched with the active participation of various departments.
  • This scholarship will be applicable to the citizens residing in the Maharashtra state.
  • This scholarship will be applicable to the students belonging to the SC, ST, VJNT, OBC, SBC and Minority communities.
  • There are around 50 scholarships that have been launched by the various departments.
  • There are around 10 departments that have launched scholarships for providing scholarship amounts to various categories of students. 
  • The scholarship amount transferred to the student will be varying from the other student based on the scholarship scheme which he/she possesses. 
  • The fresh opening of the scholarship forms will starts on 1st December 2022.
  • There are around 6 groups classified for the group-wise course selection.
  • The scholarship will cover tuition fees, exam fees and maintenance allowance. 
  • The students will be advised to apply online under the Mahadbt Scholarship before the last date of online form submission.

Eligibility Criteria 

The applicant will need to fulfil the mentioned below eligibility criteria for getting online registration under Mahadbt Scholarship: –   

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
Government of India Post-Matric ScholarshipThe student must hold the domicile of Maharashtra and he or she must belong to the SC category and must be pursuing post-matric class while possessing an annual income limit of Rs. 2.50/- lakhs.
Post-Matric Tuition Fee and Examination Fee (Freeship)SC students must be pursuing post-matric classes having an annual income limit of Rs. 2,50,000/-.
Maintenance Allowance for student Studying in professional coursesThe SC student must be pursuing professional courses and must be living in the hostels having an annual income limit of Rs. 2,50,000/-.
Rajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit ScholarshipThis scholarship will be provided to the students of the SC caste who are pursuing classes 11th and 12th while holding 75% marks in class 10th.
Post-Matric Scholarship for persons with disabilityThe student must be a person with a special need holding 40% disability marks pursuing post matric class or college-level degree
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Caste category StudentsThe student must belong to the SC category and must be undertaking vocational courses from the Government or Private ITI having an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Post Matric Scholarship Scheme (Government Of India )This scholarship will be given to the ST students pursuing post matric class as per the group categorized to them and must pertain to an annual income limit of Rs. 2,50,000/-.
Tuition Fee &  Exam Fee for Tribal Students ( Freeship)The ST student must be undertaking college-based studies having an annual income of Rs. 2.50 lakhs.
Vocational Education Fee ReimbursementThe ST student must be undertaking vocational courses in Engineering, Pharmacy, Animal Husbandry, Dairy Development, Vaastu Shastra, MBA, and MCA fields having an annual income limit of Rs. 2.50/- lakhs.
Vocational Education Maintenance AllowanceThe student must be a candidate of the ST category and must be undertaking vocational courses from a recognized college or institute having an annual income of Rs. 2.50 lakhs.
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to Scheduled Tribe CategoryThe ST student must be pursuing vocational courses from the Government or Private ITI and must possess an annual income limit of Rs. 2,00,000/-.
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti SchemeThe general and SEBC student must be undertaking professional and non-professional courses or degrees and possess an annual income of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Junior LevelStudents of classes 11th and 12th will be considered eligible who have secured top ranks.
Education Concession to the Children of Ex-ServicemenA student should be a Son/Daughter/Wife/Widow of an EX-SERVICEMAN pursuing a degree or college-based studies.
Eklavya ScholarshipThe student must have secured at least 60% marks in the UG degree and now he or she must be undertaking a PG degree in the arts, science, and law fields while holding an annual income limit of Rs. 75,000/-.
State Government Open Merit ScholarshipStudents must have secured 60% marks in the class 12th exam and must be pursuing UG degrees in the arts, science, and law fields.
Scholarship to Meritorious students possessing Mathematics /PhysicsThe student must have secured at least 60% marks in the class 12th exam in the science stream and above 60% marks in maths and physics subjects.
Government Vidyaniketan ScholarshipStudents must have passed the class 10th while securing 60% marks and must be pursuing a UG degree from an accredited college or university.
State Government Daxshina Adhichatra ScholarshipThe students must be undertaking PG degrees in Government Institutes And Colleges and Non-Agricultural Universities.
Government Research AdhichatraThe student must be pursuing a PG degree in B.A/BSC/B.ED AND M.A/MSC/M.ED while securing 60% marks in the pg degree in the last year’s exam.  
Education Concession to the Children Freedom FighterThe Student should be a Son/Daughter/Wife/Widow of an EX-SERVICEMAN pursuing a degree or college-based studies such as a UG and PG degree.
Jawaharlal Nehru University ScholarshipThe student must be undertaking UG and PG degree from the JNU (Jawaharlal Nehru University).
Assistance to Meritorious Students scholarship – Senior LevelThe student must have secured top rank in the higher secondary class examination while securing 55% marks in for getting scholarship renewal.
Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DHE)The student must be an SEBC and General category candidate pursuing a professional and non-professional course from the Government /Non-government aided/Partially Aided -Unaided/Permanent Unaided College and Non-Agricultural Universities and Sub-Centers (Excluding Private Universities / Self-financed Private Universities) and must be a child of Registered Labor /Alpabhudharak (Marginal Land Holder) having an annual income of Rs. 1,00,000/-.
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)The EBC student must be pursuing a degree/PG degree and diplomas in professional courses from a private or deemed university having an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/- and they will also need to secure at least 50% attendance record.
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Vastigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna(DTE)The SEBC/General student must be pursuing a Degree/PG Degree and diplomas in technical courses from a private or deemed university having an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/- and they will also need to secure at least a 50% attendance record.
Open Merit Scholarships in Junior CollegeThe student must have secured at least 60% marks in class 10th and now he or she must be pursuing classes 11th and 12th.
Merit Scholarships for Economically Backward Class StudentsThis scholarship will be applicable to the hosteller girls and boys of the EBC category undertaking classes 11th and 12th and must have secured at least 50% marks in the class 10th exam.
Post Matric Scholarship to VJNT StudentsThe student must be a VJNT candidate pursuing post-matric classes having an annual income limit of Rs. 1,50,000/- and must have secured a 75% attendance record.
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to VJNT StudentsThe VJNT student must be pursuing post-matric classes such as a degree/diploma and pg degree in engineering, pharmacy, and medical courses having an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Payment of Maintenance Allowance to VJNT and SBC Students Studying in Professional Courses and Living in Hostel Attached to Professional CollegesThe student must be a candidate of both VJNT and SBC community pursuing professional courses while residing in the hostel having an annual income limit of Rs. 1,00,000/-.
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship for students studying in 11th & 12th standard of VJNT & SBC categoryThe student must be a candidate of both VJNT and SBC community pursuing class 11th and 12th while securing 75% marks in the class 10th examination.
Post Matric Scholarship to OBC StudentsThe OBC student must be pursuing professional and non-professional courses from the accredited university or college pertaining to an annual income of Rs. 1,00,000/-.
Post Matric Scholarship to SBC StudentsThis scholarship will be given to the students of SBC communities pursuing post-matric classes while holding an annual income limit of Rs. 1,00,000/-.
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to OBC StudentsThe OBC student must be pursuing a diploma, degree and PG degree in the technical, medical and pharmacy fields while holding an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to SBC StudentsThe SBC student must be pursuing a diploma, degree and PG degree in the technical, medical and pharmacy fields while holding an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the OBC, SEBC, VJNT & SBC Welfare Department studentsThe beneficiary must belong to the communities of OBC, SEBC, VJNT & SBC and must be pursuing post vocational course from the government or private ITI while holding an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Rajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Fee Reimbursement SchemeBoth SEBC and General category students will be considered eligible for pursuing medical courses such as MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS, BPTH, BOTH, B.SC Nursing, BUMS, BP & O, BASLP in government aided/Corporation/Private un-aided colleges.
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Hostel Maintenance AllowanceThe student must be a candidate of both General and SEBC categories pursuing MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS, BPTH, BOTH, B.SC Nursing, BUMS, BP & O, BASLP from the government aided/Corporation/Private un-aided college possessing an annual income limit of Rs. 8 lakhs.
Education Fee reimbursement for open category students affected due to SEBC and EWS reservation in medical and Dental collegesThe student must be undertaking medical courses in the MBBS,BDS,BAMS,BHMS,BPTH,BOTH,B.SC Nursing ,BUMS, BP & O, BASLP in government aided/Corporation/Private un-aided colleges having an annual income limit of Rs. 2.5 lakhs.
State Minority Scholarship Part II (DHE)The student must belong to the minority community pursuing a UG and PG degree in arts, commerce, science and law field holding an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses(DTE)The student must belong to the minority community pursuing a diploma/degree in professional courses and technical courses while holding an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Scholarship for students of minority communities pursuing Higher and Professional courses(DMER)Candidates of Minority communities must be pursuing medical courses such as MBBS ,BDS ,BAMS ,BHMS ,BUMS, BPTH ,BOTH ,BASLP ,BP&O ,BSc Nursing ,MSc Nursing ,BPMT,OPTHALMIC ASST.,OPTOMETRY,PB BSc Nursing
and courses affiliated with Maharashtra university of health science, Nashik having an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)Both general category and EBC category holders will be considered eligible for pursuing professional and non-professional courses possessing an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/-.
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DOA)The student must be a child or children of Registered Labor /Alpabhudharak (Marginal Land Holder) pursuing a professional degree having an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/- residing in the hostels.
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna(EBC)This scholarship will be applicable to both SEBC and General category holders who are pursuing a diploma/UG degree/PG degree in the professional course having an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/- and must have secured at least a 50% attendance record.
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (AGR)The student must be a child or children of Registered Labor /Alpabhudharak (Marginal Land Holder) and must hold the beneficiary category of SEBC and Generalpursuing diploma/UG degree/PG degree in the professional course having an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/- and must have secured at least 50% attendance record.
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Yojna (EBC)The student must be a child or children of Registered Labor /Alpabhudharak (Marginal Land Holder) and must hold the beneficiary category of EBC and Generalpursuing diploma/UG degree/PG degree in the professional course and non-professional having an annual income limit of Rs. 8,00,000/- and must have secured at least 50% attendance record.
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (MAFSU)The student must be a child or children of Registered Labor /Alpabhudharak (Marginal Land Holder) pursuing a degree in the professional and technical course from the deemed and private university having an annual income limit of Rs. 6,00,000/- while securing 50% attendance record in the college.
Vocational Training Fee reimbursement for the students belonging to socially and educationally backward class and Open Category (Economically weaker section) studentsThe student belongs to the General and EBC community pursuing a vocational course from the Government or Private ITI having an annual income equal to Rs. 2,50,000/-.

Important Documents 

Some of the important documents to apply online under the Mahadbt Scholarship are as follows: –

  • Aadhaar Card
  • Ration Card
  • Caste Certificate
  • TC/LC
  • 11th Admission Receipt
  •  Mark sheet for last appeared examination
  •  Mark sheet for SSC or HSC
  •  Father date Certificate(if required)
  •  Hostel Certificate (if required)
  •  CAP round allotment letter
  • Income Certificate (Provided by Tahsildar
  • College Admission Receipt
  • Warden Letter(If student not getting admission in hostel)
  • His/hers Registration/Application ID with GOI post matric scholarship scheme
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Disability Certificate
  • Guardian Certificate

Process To Apply Online Under Mahadbt Scholarship 

The applicants will need to follow the mentioned below steps for getting online enrollment under this scholarship: –

  • As the first step, the applicant will need to visit and open the Official Website.
Process To Apply Online Under Mahadbt Scholarship 
  • Now you will get land on the homepage.
  • Then look at the right-hand side of your screen.
  • Click on the link of New Applicant Registration.
Process To Apply Online Under Mahadbt Scholarship 
  • A new Registration page will be displayed.
  • Fill in the relevant details on the required columns such as:-
    • Applicant name
    • Username
    • Password
    • Confirm Password 
    • Email Id
    • Mobile Number
  • Then click on the button Register. 
  • In this way, you will get registration on the portal.
  • After that, you will have to click on the Post-Matric Scholarship tab on the homepage.
  • Then various scholarship links will get displayed along with the department name.
  • Click on any one of the scholarship links.
  • Relevant details will get displayed.
  • Go through the details.
  • After that, click on the button Login To Apply.
  • Then the login page will get displayed where you will need to enter your profile credentials for getting login on to the portal. 
  • After that, you will be allowed to get registration under the scholarship. 

To Do Applicant Login 

The applicants will need to follow the mentioned below steps for getting an applicant login on the portal: –

  • Visit the Official Website of the Mahadbt portal.
  • Then you will get land on the homepage.
  • Look at the right-hand side of your screen.
  • Click on the link of Applicant Login.
To Do Applicant Login 
  • A login form will get displayed.
  • Enter the requisite details in the asked columns. 
  • Then click on the button Login Here.
  • You will get a login on the portal. 

Institute/Dept/DDO Login 

The applicants will need to follow the mentioned below steps for getting Institute/Dept/DDO Login on the portal: –

  • First of all the applicant will need first to visit the official website.
  • Then you will get land on the homepage.
  •  Look at the right-hand side of your screen.
  • Click on the link of Institute/Dept/DDO Login.
Institute/Dept/DDO Login
  • A login form will get displayed on your screen.
  • Enter your login details in the required columns. 
  • Then click on the login button.

Lodging Grievances 

The applicants will need to follow the mentioned below steps for lodging grievances on the portal: –

  • First of all the applicant will need first to visit the official website.
  • Then you will get land on the homepage.
  •  Look at the right-hand side of your screen.
  • Click on the link of Grievances/Suggestions.
Lodging Grievances 
  • The grievance form will get displayed on your screen.
  • Fill out the grievance form such as: –
    • Name
    • Mobile number
    • Email Id
    • District
    • Taulka
    • Department 
    • Scheme Name 
    • Category
    • Grievance/Suggestion Type 
    • Academic Year 
    • Comments 
  • After that, you will need to upload the file to the portal.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Your grievance will get lodged on the portal. 

Process To Download User Manuals 

The applicants will need to follow the mentioned below steps for downloading user manuals on the portal: –

  • First of all the applicant will need first to visit the official website.
  • Then you will get land on the homepage.
  •  Look at the right-hand side of your screen.
  • A section will be seen with the name of user manuals where links to various manuals will get displayed. 
  • Click on the link to anyone’s user manual as per your choice of requirement. 
  • Then the PDF file of that user manual will get displayed. 
  • After viewing, click on the download button. 
  • User Manual will get downloaded on your device. 

Contact Information 

In case any queries and questions come to your mind regarding the Mahadbt Scholarship, then you may contact this helpline no:- 022-49150800. 

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