Eklavya Scholarship, Maharashtra 2017-18

Under Graduation

A scholarship worth INR 5000

What is Eklavya Scholarship, Maharashtra 2017-18?

The Department of Higher and Technical Education, Government of Maharashtra invites applications for Eklavya Scholarship 2017-18 from graduate students in arts, law, commerce, and science who have taken admission in a postgraduate degree program.


Who can apply for this scholarship?

To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant must -Be a resident of Maharashtra. Have obtained at least 60% marks in a graduate program in arts, commerce and law and 70% marks in graduation in science. Have taken admission in a Postgraduate program. Have an annual family income less than INR 75,000 from all sources. Not be working either full-time or part-time. Note: For renewal, the students must secure at least 50% marks in their PG first year. 


How can you apply?

Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship online through the following steps:

  • Step 1: Click here to register as a new user (Note: Candidate should have a mobile number registered with their Aadhaar card to ensure seamless and fast application process.)
  • Step 2: Complete the Aadhaar authentication process either through OTP or biometric. 
  • Step 3: The candidates will receive an OTP on their registered mobile number if they opt for OTP authentication.
  • Step 4: Complete the registration process by filling in all the required details. 
  • Step 5: Log in using the username or password. 
  • Step 6: Complete the application process for the scholarship.  


Terms and Conditions

Documents required

  • Marksheet of the previous examination passed 
  • Income Certificate issued by the Tehsildar 


Contact details

 Email: mahadbt.helpdesk@maharashtra.gov.in 

Call: 18001025311



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Up to INR 5000


Under Graduation



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