Scholarship of Special Education & Vocational Training to Disabled, Maharashtra 2017-18 by Social Justice and Special Assistance Department


A scholarship worth INR (Variable awards)

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

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. 


Who can apply for this scholarship?

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 the following steps:

Step 1: Get the application form from the concern government institute. 

Step 2: Fill in all required details. 

Step 3: Attach the 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. 


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:



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