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Dear Students, Please be informed that MahaDBT Portal will start accepting applications for new A.Y 2019-20 from 1st August 2019. Please refer the notice section for more information.


  • Application Acceptance A.Y 2019-20 for Merit Schemes is from 1st August 2019 till 31st August 2019.
  • Application Acceptance other than Merit Schemes for A.Y 2019-20 is from 1st August 2019 till 10th October 2019.

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Merit Scholarships for Economically Backward Class Students

About Scheme

Department Name

School Education and Sports Department


  • The School Education Department, Government of Maharashtra invites applications from students for boys - only students of Class 11 and 12 for Open Merit Scholarships for EBC students. The key objective of the scholarship is to enable students of economically backward classes to continue further education.


    Beneficial amount provided per month every year (For 10months)
  • The hosteler boys will receive a scholarship amount of INR 140 per month for 10 months that sums up to INR 1400.
  • The non-hosteler boys will receive INR 80 per month for 10 months that sums up to INR 800.
  • The hosteler girls will receive INR 160 per month for 10 months that sums up to INR 1600.
  • The non-hosteler girls will receive INR 100 per month for 10 months that sums up to INR 1000.


  • Applicant must secure a minimum of 50 % marks in SSC examination.
  • Students who cleared examination in first attempt.

Renewal Policy

Documents Required

  • Income certificate (Approved by Tahasildar)*
  • SSC marksheeet.
  • Previous Year Mark sheet. (For Renewal)

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