Education Concession to Children of Freedom Fighters, Maharashtra 2023-24

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EligibilityWard/Wife/Widow of freedom fighters pursuing UG and PG courses
AwardA monthly scholarship of up to ₹60 and an annual book allowance of up to ₹400

About the Program


Last Updated On : 08-11-2023   Posted By : Disha Bhatt

Education Concession to Children of Freedom Fighters, Maharashtra 2023-24 is an initiative of the Directorate of Higher Education, Government of Maharashtra for the ward/wife/widow of the freedom fighters pursuing graduation and postgraduation courses. The selected students will receive a monthly scholarship of up to ₹60 and an annual book allowance of up to ₹400.

Source: Aaple Sarkar DBT Portal

  • Education Concession to Children of Freedom Fighters, Maharashtra 2023-24

    To be eligible, an applicant must:

    • be a domicile of Maharashtra
    • be a ward/wife/widow of the freedom fighter
    • be pursuing graduation and postgraduation courses from one of the recognised institutions of Maharashtra

    Note:- The students studying outside Maharashtra cannot apply for this scheme.


    The selected candidates will receive benefits as follows: 

    Courses Scholarship (monthly) Book allowance (annually)
    Undergraduation and Postgraduation ₹50 ₹60
    Engineering ₹200 ₹400


    • Freedom fighter certificate
    • Current year fee receipt
    • Domicile certificate
    • Bonafide certificate
    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship through the following steps: 
    Step 1:
     Click on the 'Apply Now' button below.
    Step 2: Click on the 'Register' button and fill in the required registration details. (Note:- If already registered, log in using Gmail/Mobile number/Email ID).
    Step 3: Click on the 'New Applicant Registration' button on the right-hand side of the dashboard. 
    Step 4: Fill in all required details, and verify the email and phone number.
    Step 5: Complete the Aadhaar authentication process either through OTP or biometrics. 
    Step 6: After completing the authentication process, fill in all the required details to the 'Register' button.
    Step 7: Now, click the 'Applicant login' button on the right-hand side of the dashboard.
    Step 8: Log in using the username and password. 
    Step 9: Fill in the necessary details, upload the specified documents, and submit. 

Important Dates

Scholarship Deadline: 31st March 2024

Selection Criteria

The candidates will be selected based on the fulfilment of the eligibility criteria.


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