Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj Scholarship, Maharashtra 2017-18 by Social Welfare Commissionerate Office

Under Graduation

A scholarship worth INR 10000

What is Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj Scholarship, Maharashtra 2017-18?

Social Welfare Commissionerate Office, Maharashtra State, Pune under the government of Maharashtra invites applications from Scheduled Caste students of Maharashtra for Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj Scholarship, Maharashtra 2017-18. The main objective of this scheme is to provide financial support to 100 Scheduled Caste students studying higher education in the country to gain essential knowledge and skill to face the competition.


Who can apply for this scholarship?

To be eligible, an applicant

  • Must belong to Scheduled Caste having a domicile in Maharashtra.
  • Family annual income should not exceed INR 4.50 Lacs.
  • Can also receive a scholarship if studying in institutes like IIT where admissions are taken through entrance examinations.


How can you apply?

Note: The application can be done manually by filling the form and submitting it to Social Welfare Commissionerate office.


Terms and Conditions

The selected candidate will receive full fee prescribed by the institutions as well as hostel and mess charges prescribed by the institutions. Besides this INR 10000 per annum will be given for books, notebooks, and other educational instruments.


Contact details

Social Justice & Special Assistance Department 1st Floor, Annex Building, Mantralay, Madam Cama Road, Hutatma Rajguru Chowk, Nariman Point, Mumbai - 400032 Office Ph : 022-22025251, 22028660 Phone : 022-22843665, 220231652 Email: min.socjustice@maharashtra.gov.in, mahadbt.helpdesk@maharashtra.gov.in



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Up to INR 10000


Under Graduation



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