MahaDBT Scholarship 2022 – Last Date, Online Application Form, Status

MahaDBT is a digital portal launched by the Government of Maharashtra, this portal is also known as “Apple Sarkar DBT (Direct Bank Transfer)”. The MahaDBT portal consists of 37 types of scholarships offered by the Government of Maharashtra, its main objective is to distribute financial aid and scholarship to underprivileged students. Through this portal, it will be easy to distribute scholarship amounts to all lower-class students.

Only the residents of Maharashtra can apply for scholarship through MahaDBT portal. Through this article, we will try to provide you all the information of this portal, what are the names of the departments that provide this scholarship? How many scholarships are awarded to each student? What are the eligibility criteria for students? We will make you aware of all this information, so read all the information carefully.

MahaDBT Scholarship – Comprehensive Details

The MahaDBT portal has been launched by the Maharashtra government to provide assistance in the form of prizes to the students. Through this portal all those families who are unable to bear the educational expenses of their children. For all those students who are unable to continue their education due to financial constraints, the government helps the students for all those students, which is the main role of this portal.

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Some major departments like Department of Social Justice and Special Assistance, Directorate of Technical Education, Tribal Development Department, Directorate of Higher Education are these 4 departments that provide scholarships to students coming from different sections of the society. Students wishing to apply for the scholarship can use this portal. Further, detailed information about the portal is being provided.

MahaDBT Scholarship Portal – Details

In total there are 8 subsidiary departments of Government of Maharashtra that offer these 38 scholarships to the students coming from different sections of society. Some of example include Directorate of Higher Education, Social Justice and Special Assistance Department, Department of Tribal Development, School Education and Sports Department etc. The table given below contains information about the number of scholarships offered by each and every department.  The students must keeping check the portal for all the timely updates.

S.No.ParticularsDetails
1Number of scholarships offered by the Directorate of Higher Education13
2Number of scholarships offered by the Directorate of Technical Education8
3Number of scholarships offered by Social Justice and Special Assistance Department5
4Number of scholarships offered by the Department of Tribal Development4
5Number of scholarships offered by VJNT, OBC & SBC Welfare Department2
6Number of scholarships offered by the School Education and Sports Department2
7Number of scholarships offered by the Directorate of Medical Education and Research2
8Number of scholarships offered by the Minority Development Department2

MahaDBT Scholarship – Last Date

EventsDates
Start Date to Apply for Scholarship          3rd December 2020
Last Date to Apply          31st March 2021
Disbursement of scholarships    May 2021
Dates to Redeem scholarships   June 2021

MahaDBT Scholarship – Complete List

The scholarships offered under MahaDBT are offered by the different departments under the Maharashtra Government. Different departments offer scholarships to students of different sections. The table given below contains the name of all 38 scholarships offered by the Maharashtra Government and the name of the departments that provide these scholarships.

Scholarship NamesProvider
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti SchemeDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Education Concession to the Children of Ex-ServicemenDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Assistance to Meritorious Students Scholarship – Junior LevelDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
State Government Open Merit ScholarshipDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Eklavya ScholarshipDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Government Vidyaniketan ScholarshipDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Scholarship to Meritorious Students Possessing Mathematics/PhysicsDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
State Government Daxshina Adhichatra ScholarshipDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Education Concession to the Children Freedom FighterDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Government Research AdichatraDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Assistance to Meritorious Students Scholarship – Senior LevelDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Vasatigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DHE)Directorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Jawaharlal Nehru University ScholarshipDirectorate of Higher Education (DHE) Scholarships
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Vastigruh Nirvah Bhatta Yojna (DTE)Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Scholarships
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti YojnaDirectorate of Technical Education (DTE) Scholarships
Post Matric Tuition Fee and Examination Fee (Freeship)Social Justice and Special Assistance Department Scholarships
Government of India Post-Matric ScholarshipSocial Justice and Special Assistance Department Scholarships
Post-Matric Scholarship for Persons with DisabilitySocial Justice and Special Assistance Department Scholarships
Rajarshri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit ScholarshipSocial Justice and Special Assistance Department Scholarships
Maintenance Allowance for Students Studying in Professional CoursesSocial Justice and Special Assistance Department Scholarships
Post Matric Scholarship SchemeTribal Development Department Scholarships
Vocational Education Fee ReimbursementTribal Development Department Scholarships
Tuition Fee and Exam Fee for Tribal StudentsTribal Development Department Scholarships
Vocational Education Maintenance AllowanceTribal Development Department Scholarships
Post-Matric Scholarship for VJNT StudentsVJNT, OBC & SBC Welfare Department Scholarships
Post Matric Scholarship to SBC StudentsVJNT, OBC & SBC Welfare Department Scholarships
Post Matric Scholarship to OBC StudentsVJNT, OBC & SBC Welfare Department Scholarships
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to OBC StudentsVJNT, OBC & SBC Welfare Department Scholarships
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to SBC StudentsVJNT, OBC & SBC Welfare Department Scholarships
Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to VJNT StudentsVJNT, OBC & SBC Welfare Department Scholarships
Maintenance Allowance to VJNT and SBC Students Studying in Professional Courses and Living in Hostel Attached to Professional CollegesVJNT, OBC & SBC Welfare Department Scholarships
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship for Students Studying in 11th & 12th Standard of VJNT & SBC CategoryVJNT, OBC & SBC Welfare Department Scholarships
Merit Scholarship for Economically Backward Class StudentsSchool Education and Sports Department Scholarships
Open Merit Scholarships in Junior CollegeSchool Education and Sports Department Scholarships
Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Fee Reimbursement SchemeDirectorate of Medical Education and Research (DMER) Scholarships
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Hostel Maintenance AllowanceDirectorate of Medical Education and Research (DMER) Scholarships
Scholarship for Students of Minority Communities Pursuing Higher and Professional Courses (DTE)Minority Development Department Scholarships
Scholarship for Students of Minority Communities Pursuing Higher and Professional Courses (DMER)Minority Development Department Scholarships
State Minority Scholarship Part II (DHE)Minority Development Department Scholarships

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MahaDBT Scholarship – Eligibility Criteria

If any student wants to apply for any scholarship on the portal, then they have to fulfil certain eligibility. After completing all the eligibility, the applicant can apply for any scholarship as desired.

  • The applicant of this scholarship must be a permanent residents of Maharashtra state.
  • The applicant must take admission through Centralized Admission Process (CAP).
  • The students who are currently pursuing post-matric level of education can apply for this scholarship.
  • The students who wish to apply for this scholarship must have scored minimum 50% marks in SSC examination.
  • The applicant must belong to ST/SC/BC/EBC/VJNT/Minority category to be able to apply for this scholarship.
  • The applicant must not have year gap between their course duration.
  • Those students who are residents of Maharashtra but studying outside, all students can not apply on this portal.
  • The student must be pursuing the courses approved by the government.
  • The applicant must fall under the Family Annual Income category decided for each scholarship.

MahaDBT Scholarship – Documents Required

The list of documents given below is a generic list for all the scholarships that you may or may not require for the scholarship of your choice.

  • Aadhar card or Aadhar Enrolment slip
  • Income certificate (Provided by Tehsildar)
  • Domicile certificate
  • Fee receipt
  • HSC and SSC certificate
  • Caste validity certificate
  • College Bonafide certificate (proving that the applicant belongs to a particular educational institution)
  • Hostel certificate (if applicable)
  • CAP allotment letter (It is applicable for scholarships that are offered by the Department of Higher Education and Department of Technical Education)

MahaDBT Scholarship – Application Procedure

The students who fulfil the eligibility criteria of the MahaDBT and wish to apply for the scholarship of their choice can visit the official website of MahaDBT. It is a unique platform started by the Maharashtra Government in 2019 to make the scholarship process more transparent and hassle-free. One more major benefit of this digit portal is that it is now reaching a greater number of students which is helping the government in encouraging more and more people to finish their education. Step-by-step application procedure is given below.

Step-1 Registration Process for MahaDBT

  • First of all, the student needs to visit the official website of MahaDBT. The homepage of the website will open on your screen.
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  • On the homepage, to apply for a “Post-matric Scholarship” click on the scholarship of your choice and then click on the option “New applicant Registration” to register yourself.
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  • The registration page will appear on your screen, enter all the information correctly and register.
  • You have to verify your email Id and Mobile number to complete the registration process. For email verification click on “Get OTP” for Email Id verification” and for mobile number verification click on “Get OTP” for Mobile Number Verification”.

Note- The verification of Email Id and Mobile Number are mandatory for all the students.

Step-2 Application process for MahaDBT

  • Once, you have registered yourself successfully login using your registered email Id and password.
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  • After logging in a new page will open there enter your Aadhar card number and proceed further.
  • The students are required to verify their Aadhar authentication which can be done in two ways.
    • OTP- If you have your number registered with an Aadhar card then you can choose this option of authentication.
    • Bio-matric- If you do not have your number registered with an Aadhar card then you can choose this option of authentication.
  • After entering your Aadhar card number click on the “Send OTP” option. The system will generate an OTP and send it to your registered mobile number. Enter that OTP and click on the “OK” option.
  • Once your Aadhar is successfully verified the application’s details will be automatically fetched from UIDAI and auto-populated in address details, personal details, bank details, etc.
  • A new page will open showing the dashboard of all the scholarships available.
  • You need to select the scholarship of your choice and click on the option “Apply” to start the new application process.
  • Fill the complete profile with all the required information.
  • After updating your profile, the applicant can go to the “All Schemes” option and search for the scholarship of your choice under the departments in the MahaDBT portal.
  • A list of suggesting scholarships will appear on your screen, select the scholarship of your choice to apply for.
  • An application form will now appear on your screen fill in all the necessary details and upload all the supporting documents.
  • Click on the “Submit” option.

We hope that you find all the information presented through MahaDBT helpful. In the above article, we have tried to give you all the important insight and provide answers to all your questions. In case you still have any questions left, then leave a comment below in the comment box. You can also bookmark our website for future reference.

FAQ’s

What is MahaDBT Scholarship?

Ans. These scholarships are offered by different departments of Government of Maharashtra through digital portal launched by them.

How can students edit the MahaDBT application form after submission?

Ans. The students can modify some specific details if the institute send the form back for any modification.

How is scholarship amount distributed among students?

Ans. The scholarship amount is sent to the candidate’s personal bank account the details of which are given during application process through DBT (Direct Bank Transfer).

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