The e-Kalyan online scholarship portal is launched by the state government of Bihar and Jharkhand for hassle-free implementation and disbursement of scholarships to students. Both the state government have respective E-Kalyan portals for the effective implementation of the schemes they offer. The E-Kalyan Jharkhand portal enlists the scholarships run by the Scheduled Tribe, Scheduled Caste, Minority and Backward Class Welfare Department. On the other hand, the E-Kalyan Bihar portal enlists the schemes offered by the Department of Social Welfare, Department of Education, Department of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Welfare and others.
The common objective of both portals is to ensure accountable, transparent and student-centric administration. The scholarships that are offered to students of Bihar and Jharkhand will be discussed further in this article. It will also provide a better understanding of the application process and other related details. Candidates interested to apply for these scholarships can read further to know every relevant detail related to both the E-Kalyan portals and the scholarships listed.
E-Kalyan Jharkhand (झारखंड ई-कल्याण)
E-Kalyan Jharkhand Portal is run by the Scheduled Tribe, Scheduled Caste, Minority and Backward Class Welfare Department, Government of Jharkhand. Several scholarships are offered to students who are domiciles in Jharkhand state. The portal caters to scholarship schemes for students belonging to the Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Other Backward Classes (OBC), and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS). Students belonging to the reserved categories and pursuing studies at the post-matriculation or post-secondary level can apply for the scholarships. To facilitate access to scholarship information, hassle-free online application and verifying scholarship applications, the portal enlists each scholarship under its dedicated section. Candidates can check the list below –
- Post-Matric (Within and Outside State) Scholarships for ST Students
- Post-Matric (Within and Outside State) Scholarships for SC Students
- Post-Matric (Within and Outside State) Scholarships for BC Students
Applications for these scholarships can be made through the E-Kalyan Jharkhand portal. Students who fulfil the specified eligibility conditions may apply. The below-mentioned list highlights the key features of the portal.
E-Kalyan Jharkhand – Key Features
E-Kalyan Bihar (बिहार ई-कल्याण)
Similar to E-Kalyan Jharkhand, the E-Kalyan Bihar portal is a dedicated online portal of the Bihar Government. The portal lists all schemes offered by different government departments like the Social Welfare Department, Department of Education, Department of Minority Welfare, Backward Classes Welfare Department and others. The students, who are domiciles in Bihar state can apply for the schemes available on this portal. The list of key scholarships includes –
- Mukhyamantri Kanya Utthan Yojana for Class 10+2 Girls
- Mukhyamantri Kanya Utthan Yojana for Graduate Students
Meritorious girl students can pursue their dream academic careers with the help of these scholarship schemes. The students who find themselves eligible for any of these scholarships can apply online through the E-Kalyan Bihar portal. The list highlights the key features of this portal.
E-Kalyan Bihar – Key Features
E-Kalyan Scholarships – FAQs
✔️ Q. What is the last date to apply for scholarships on the E-Kalyan portal?
The application timeline to apply for scholarships on E-Kalyan Jharkhand portal lies between July and December. However, to apply for scholarships on the E-Kalyan Bihar portal, no timeline has been specified. Students to visit the official website of the respective portals to keep track of the application deadline for each scholarship listed.
✔️ Q. How much scholarship can a student get through the E-Kalyan portal?
The amount of financial assistance given to students under different schemes at both the E-Kalyan portals varies from scholarship to scholarship. The maximum amount of scholarship that a student can receive is INR 25,000.
✔️ Q. How can a student get a scholarship in Jharkhand?
To avail the benefits of scholarships in Jharkhand, the students must visit the E-Kalyan Jharkhand portal. It enlists all the scholarships available for SC, ST and BC category students. If you fulfil the scholarship eligibility for any of the scholarships available, you can apply for them online only through the E-Kalyan portal.
✔️ Q. How to check E-Kalyan Scholarship Status?
If you wish to track the status of your scholarship application on any of the E-Kalyan portals, you need to visit their respective official websites and login using your registered user ID and password. Also, the students have the provision to track their scholarship application status through ‘Track Application Status’ links at E-Kalyan Bihar Portal. For this, they have to visit the application page of respective scholarships and track their status using the registration number.