The Department of Social Justice and Special Assistance has provided opportunities for higher education in reputed educational institutions to the students belonging to Scheduled Caste, Neo-Buddhist category. The selection list of students for the academic year 2022-23 has been announced for the Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship Scheme available for this purpose.
Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship Scheme is available for the students of the reserved category to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge, to prepare them for the competitive era in various fields, for pursuing higher education in reputed educational institutions of the country. While scrutinizing the applications received from the students of this category, the process has been completed by the committee formed under the chairmanship of the Commissioner of Social Welfare Department. The meeting of the committee members was held on December 13 last year. Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj Merit Scholarship has been approved for the students who fulfill the eligibility criteria among the selected students in this meeting.
…the benefits that will come
– The students who have been approved for scholarship will be given the full tuition fee and examination fee as decided by the educational institution through the Social Welfare Commissionerate.
– Students will be given full cost of hostel, food charges as charged by the educational institution. This amount will be paid once a year.
– Ten thousand rupees will be given every year for course books, educational materials, other educational expenses.
– For the cost of the course, the amount will be paid to the concerned college, institution after seeking information from the concerned university, institution and obtaining the certificate regarding the progress and attendance of the students regarding the education fee, examination fee and hostel rent, subsistence allowance and other allowable expenses for the year 2022-2023.