Department of Social Justice & Special Assistance, Government of Maharashtra invites applications for Foreign Education Scholarship for SC, Maharashtra 2017-18.
This scholarship will enable SC students to study abroad in Postgraduate and PhD courses of prominent universities.
Family income limit should not exceed INR 6 Lac per annum.The student must belong to Schedule Caste.
The student must be a domicile of Maharashtra.Age limit for a student pursuing PG courses is 35 years & for PhD is 40 years.University should be recognised and within latest QS top 300 world ranking.
It is compulsory for the student to refund all the expenses if he/she do not complete the course.The income limit is exempted for students admitted in QS world ranking top 100 universities & London School of Economics.
The maximum duration considered for a PhD course shall be 4 years but if the duration is less than 4 years than actual duration shall be considere.
Renewal Policy: The students need to pass and get admitted in the next academic year.
The fees for the next academic year will be approved only if the candidate shows satisfactory attendance and progress report.
How to apply:
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 required details.
Step 5: Log in using username or password.
Step 6: Complete the application process for the scholarship.