Jharkhand Govt Scholarship

eKalyan Jharkhand State Post Matric Scholarship 2016-17

Last date to apply

Extended to: 5 January 2017

About eKalyan Scholarship

The objective of Jharkhand State Post Matric Scholarship 2016-17, the scheme is to award scholarships to meritorious students belonging to economically weaker sections of minority community so as to provide them better opportunities for higher education, increase their rate of attainment in higher education and enhance their employability. The scholarship is given by Welfare Department. Govt. of Jharkhand

The eKalyan Scholarship is open to the students who are studying within the state or have gone to other states for pursuing higher studies. The application process to apply for e-Kalyan Jharkhand State Post Matric Scholarship 2016-17 has started. Candidates can apply for the scholarship from the link given below on this page.

Latest Update:  Post Matric (Within State & Outside the State) - Edit Application / Upload Document services are available (Only Application kept Pending by DA) in student login until 10 March 2017 

The last to apply for e-Kalyan Jharkhand State Post Matric Scholarship for the year 2016-17 has extended. Earlier, the last date to apply for the scholarship was 22 December 2016 which has now extended up to 5 January 2017.

E Kalyan Scholarship 2016 Important Dates

Fresh Application (Within State and Outside State) 5 January 2017
Last date to Apply for e-Kalyan Scholarship 5 January 2017
Last date to upload documents 5 January 2017
Last date to edit e-Kalyan scholarship 5 January 2017
Last date to upload documents by colleges/institutions 7 January 2017
Last date of Student Verification by college 7 January 2017
Uploading Online Documents Last Date 10 March 2017
Seeding of Aadhaar with Bank Account 10 March 2017
Last Date to update Aadhar Details in Ekalyan Student Login 30 March 2017


EKalyan Student Login  (27 March Update)

The students can update the bank account details till 30 March 2017 for the Jharkhand post matric scholarship for students studying in Jharkhand or outside the state.

This facility is open to students whose application is pending with DWO Officer due to bank account number not seeded with Aadhar.

The students whose application is pending for reasons other than stated above cannot edit their application.

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eKalyan Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

Gender Any
Region Jharkhand Domiciled Students
Class/ Age Students in Post Matric Colleges 

Eligibility for Students- State, Caste and Family Income

  • The student must be a domicile of Jharkhand State.
  • The student must be either Schedule Tribe (ST) or Schedule Cast (SC) or Backward Class (OBC).
  • Student's Family Income from all sources should not exceed as per the list is given below:
    • Schedule Tribe (ST) or Schedule Cast (SC) Rs. 2,50,000 (Rupees Two lacs Fifty thousand only)
    • Backwards Class (OBC) Rs. 1,00,000 ( Rs One Lakh Only)

Course Eligibility
Post Matric Courses approved by the concerned University/ Board having a duration of 1 year and above.

College Eligibility
All Post Matric Colleges in Jharkhand recognised by Government of Jharkhand/Competent Authority.

Not eligible for the Jharkhand Post matric Scholarship

  • A student admitted under management quota in a college are not eligible for the post-matric scholarship.

eKalyan Scholarship Reward

Scholarships Offered: Students are advised to give their Adhaar link bank account, Disbursement of the scholarship will be made in favour of the same bank account.

  • Post Matric(Within the State)
    • Tuition Fees
    • Maintenance Fees
  • Post Matric(Outside the State)
    • Tuition Fees
    • Maintenance Fees

E Kalyan Scholarship Renewal

The students who have received the Jharkhand e-Kalyan Scholarship 2016 and had to renew the scholarship have to apply for the fresh application to get their scholarship renewed.The scholarship will not be automatically renewed for the students.

eKalyan Scholarship Application form and Process

The student can only apply online for the scholarship. There is no offline application process. Follow the link given below to apply. The stepwise instructions to fill the e-Kalyan Jharkhand State Post metric scholarship for the year 2016-17 is given below.

The candidates are suggested to go through the instructions to fill the application form for the scholarship as it will help them to ignore the mistakes while filling the application form.

Apply Online here

  • STEP 1:  Applicants have to register themselves on the on the eKalyan portal using their basic details and a valid emailID/Phone number.

e-Kalyan Scholarship registration

  • STEP 2: Applicants will now receive the user ID and Password for the future logins. After successful login, applicants will have to fill the application form carefully and upload their scanned copies of the documents given below.

e-Kalyan upload documents

  • STEP 3: After uploading, the documents in required format applicants have to save the information furnished by them.
  • STEP 4: Finally applicants have to take the printout of the application by clicking on the print button. After taking a printout, applicants have to sign in the documents. 

Students advised giving their AADHAR linked bank account numbers while applying. Candidates are suggested to fill the bank details carefully as the scholarship amount will be transferred to the bank account provided by the candidates. 

If the candidates entered the bank details incorrectly, then the welfare department, Govt. of Jharkhand will not be responsible for this.

Documents to be uploaded with e-Kalyan Application Form

All the documents given below are required to be uploaded in Jharkhand Post Matric Scholarship must be in JPEG/JPG Format with the minimum size of 150 KB.

  • Scan Copy of original Residential Certificate
  • Scan Copy of original Caste Certificate
  • Scan Copy of original Income Certificate
  • Scan Copy of original Bonafide Certificate
  • Copy of Mark sheet of the last examination (self-attested)
  • Coloured Scanned Copy of the Printout of the slip generated after application which is to be duly signed by the candidate.
  • Page of the students' passbook featuring Account Number and IFSC Code

The last date to upload the documents is 5 January 2017. The candidates are advised to upload the documents before the due date. 

You do not need to send a hard copy to TWC office. Kindly upload all document online.

eKalyan Scholarship Selection Process

State Government/ Union Territory Administration concerned or their designated agencies disburse the maintenance allowance to the student’s bank accounts, and admission and course/ tuition fee to the bank account of School/ College/ University/ Institute concerned.

Post Matric Scholarship will be rejected if

  • If the applicant is not the bonafide student of the state
  • Non-Upload of Caste, Income certificate or 
  • Incorrect Caste Certificate, Income Certificate.
  • Incorrect course & year of study.
  • Non-uploading of the Scanned copy of Online System generated application duly filled and signed by concern person.

eKalyan Scholarship Address

Principal Secretary, 
Welfare Deptt., Govt. of Jharkhand, 
Project Bhawan, Dhruva, 

eKalyan Scholarship Contact Details

Phone: 0651-2552398, 91-7004998291,+91-7004730615,+91-7001445126, +91-7258010024, 040-23120591,040-23120592,040-23120593

E-mail: helpdeskekalyan@gmail.com 

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