State Minority Scholarship for Pursuing Higher Professional Education Scholarship (Part -1) 2022-23

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EligibilityProfessional and Technical diploma/degree holders
AwardINR 25,000 per annum or tuition fees (whichever is less)

About the Program


Last Updated On : 17-10-2022   Posted By : Anshika Garg

State Minority Scholarship for Pursuing Higher Professional Education Scholarship (Part -1) 2022-23 is an initiative of the Minority Development Department, Government of Maharashtra to provide financial aid to professional and technical degree/diploma holders. The selected students will receive INR 25,000 per annum or tuition fees (whichever is less).

  • State Minority Scholarship for Pursuing Higher Professional Education Scholarship (Part -1) 2022-23

    To be eligible, an applicant must - 

    • be an Indian national
    • be a domicile of Maharashtra state
    • belong to minority communities (Muslim, Buddhist, Christian, Sikh, Parsi, Jain & Jews Community)
    • have passed SSC from Maharashtra state
    • be a 'Bonafide Student of the Institute'
    • have taken admission in professional and technical diploma/degree courses
    • be admitted through the Centralized Admission Process (CAP)/Institute Level
    • have an annual family income of up to INR 8 lakh
    • not avail any other scholarship/stipend

    The selected students will receive receive INR 25,000 per annum or tuition fee (whichever is less).

    • Educational certificate – SSC (Class 10) & onwards
    • Income and minority declaration – Affidavit on non-judicial stamp paper or income certificate from the employer, if any (school leaving certificate can also be considered as proof of minority)
    • Proof of permanent residence - Copy of domicile certificate/election card etc
    • For renewal of scholarship - income declaration and marksheet of the previous examination
    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 'New Applicant Registration'. 
    Step 3: Fill in all required details, verify the email and phone number.
    Step 4: Complete the Aadhaar authentication process either through OTP or biometrics. 
    Step 5: The candidates will receive an OTP on their registered mobile number if they opt for OTP authentication.
    Step 6: Complete the registration process by filling in all the required details.
    Step 7: Log in using the username and password. 
    Step 8: Complete the scholarship application, upload the necessary documents and submit. 

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 31st March 2023

Selection Criteria

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

Important documents

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