Scholarship of Special Education & Vocational Training to Disabled, Maharashtra 2017-18

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About the Program


Last Updated On : 01-02-2019   Posted By : Admin

The Social Justice and Special Assistance Department, Government of Maharashtra invites applications from physically disabled students between 6 to 18 years and above for Scholarship of Special Education and Vocational Training. The scheme is applicable for visually impaired, orthopedically handicapped and hearing impaired students. 


  • Scholarship of Special Education & Vocational Training to Disabled, Maharashtra 2017-18

    To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant must -

    • Be a visually impaired, orthopedically handicapped or hearing impaired student. 
    • Have minimum disability of 40 percent. 
    • Be a domicile of Maharashtra.
    • Be between 6 to 18 years of age (for special education) or 18 years and above (for vocational training). 


    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship offline through their respective government institution with following steps -
    Step 1: Get the application form from the concern government institute. 
    Step 2: Fill in all required details. 
    Step 3: Attach necessary documents. 
    Step 4: Submit it to the concerned government institution. 

Terms and Conditions

Award Details

  • The selected students will receive free education access in a suitable environment until the age of 18 years. 
  • After completion of 18 years, the special children will be provided with vocational training that covers free facilities of shelter, food, education, and clothing. 

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by August, 2024. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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