Government Scholarships for Socially Backward Students in Maharashtra state admitted under Government CAP Quota

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The objective of the Scheme is to Create interest in education among students, making financial assistance available for higher education,to reduce the drop in education leakage,creating opportunities for financial growth through higher education, scholarship scheme to avoid transparency, unity and delay,all types of compulsory fees such as Tuition fees, Exam Fees and other admissible fees are reimbursed to the concern category student

Department & Scholarship Name:

  • Social Justice and Special Assistance for SC Students:
    • Government of India Post-Matric Scholarship for SC Students (Scholarship)
    • Post-Matric Tuition Fee and Examination Fee (Freeship) for Sc Students
  • Tribal Development Department for ST Students:
    • Post Matric Scholarship Scheme (Government Of India ) (Scholarship)
    • Tuition Fee & Exam Fee for Tribal Students ( Freeship)
  • VJNT,OBC and SBC Welfare Department:
    • Post Matric Scholarship to VJNT Students (Scholarship)
    • Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to VJNT Students (Freeship)
    • Post Matric Scholarship to OBC Students (Scholarship)
    • Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to OBC Students(Freeship)
    • Post Matric Scholarship to SBC Students (Scholarship)
    • Tuition Fees and Examination Fees to SBC Students (Freeship)
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Income Criterial for Scholarship / Free Ship

  • For SC/ ST Category Scholarship : The parents/Guardian annual income shall be less than or equal to Rs. 2,50,000.
  • For SC/ ST Category Freeship: This is state sponsored scheme. Applicant who's parent income limit are more than 2.5 lakhs can apply of the scheme. Only applicant tuition fee and exam fee is reimbursed
  • For VJNT/OBC/SBC Category Scholarship : The parents/Guardian annual income shall be less than or equal to Rs. 1,00,000
  • SC/ ST Category Freeship: Parent’s annual income should be less than or equal to 8.00 Lacs


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Student should be resident of Maharashtra

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Student should be passes SSC/equivalent Matric

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Applicant should be belongs to SC/ST/OBC/SBC/VJNT category

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Institute should be located in Maharashtra & shall be government recognized


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For Professional Courses student should admit through CAP round only

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If Applicant fails in particular year then he will get the Tuition Fees and Exam Fees of that particular academic year but he/she will not get the benefit until he/she gets promoted to next higher class

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Applicant will be eligible for scholarship if he / she changes the course Non – Professional to Professional but he will not be eligible if he / she changes the course from Professional to Non – Professional

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If an applicant pursuing professional course admitted in private un aided/permanently un aided institute for year 2015-16 onwards fails in the examination two or more times in particular academic course duration then he / she not eligible for the freeship


  • For SC/ST Category- 100% Tuition Fee + Examination Fees + other fees as per rule
  • For VJNT/SBC Category -100% Tuition Fee+ Examination Fee + other fees as per rule
  • For OBC Category- 50% Tuition Fee & Examination Fee + other fees as per rule

Required Documents :

  • Current Year Fee Receipt
  • Mobile & Aadhar Card link with Bank Account with NPCI Mapping
  • Bank Passbook / Cancelled Cheque
  • SSC & HSC / Diploma Marksheet
  • Caste Certificate & Caste Validity (For Reserved category)
  • Non-Creamy Layer (OBC, SBC, VJNT only)
  • Income Certificate (All Caste)
  • Maharashtra state Domicile Certificate
  • Ration Card for identify number of children’s in family
  • Leaving Certificate
  • Declaration certificate of parents/guardians about number of children beneficiaries
  • Gap Certificate Notarised (if applicable)
  • CAP confirmation Letter

Renewal Policy

  • The student have to pass the previous year examination
  • If student fails in any year then he is not paid the scholarship for that particular year
  • The student has to apply for renewal of the scholarship