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महाराष्ट्र राज्य

The last date of submitting application has been extended till date 21st March 2019 for Departments–(VJNT) (MAFSU) and 20th March 2019 for Department–(SJSA).


Apply of application on MahaDBT Portal is extended for the below mentioned Departments only –

  • VJNT,OBC and SBC Welfare Department (VJNT) (21st March 2019)
  • Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University (MAFSU) (21st March 2019)
  • Social Justice and Special Assistance Department (SJSA) (20th March 2019)

For other departments, apply of applications closed.

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State Government Open Merit Scholarship.

About Scheme

Department Name

Directorate of Higher Education (DHE)


    Sanction Set - 1208 Students Admited in Arts Commerce Science Law Graduation are eligible for application
  • For Fresh - Candidate must secure 60 Percentage in 12th standard
  • New sanction process done through DHE office and Renewal sanction process done through joint director office of concern colleges. Selection of Candidates Is on Merit basis


    ( As Per GR Dated 16.11.1964)
    Rs. 100 per month to student bank account.
    Selection of Candidates Is on Faculty wise (Arts/ Commerce/science etc.) Merit basis


  • The applicant must be a resident of the Maharashtra State.
  • Need to get at least 60 percent in 12th standard.
  • Only applicable for stream Arts, commerce, science and law.
  • Maharashtrian Students studying Out of Maharashtra cannot apply for this scheme.

Renewal Policy

Documents Required

  • Previous Year Marksheet.
  • Domicile Certificate.
  • Bonafide Certificate.

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