Maintenance Allowance to B.C. Students Studying in Sainik School

Maintenance Allowance to B.C. Students Studying in Sainik School is introduced by state Government of Maharashtra, Ministry of Education. The scheme is especially launched for those student who are pursuing education in Sainik School Samara, Nashik and Pune and those who wish to build carrier in Arm forces and wish to serve country. This scheme is for Backword class student who are studying in Sainik School. The state government is giving all financial help to these student with all their needs. The main aim behind introducing this scheme is to promote Military education in India and to support financially such students who wish to pursue Military education. Under this scheme candidate are award with scholarship for pursuing education and regular expenses. The Scholarship to be sanctioned equally for Both Girls & Boys under this scheme and will be given for the each academic year. Duration of Scholarship is 1 to 5 years depending upon the duration of the course being pursued by the applicant and as approved by the respective regulatory body. The SC students, who secure admission in these institute according to the eligibility of institute, will be eligible for scholarship under this scheme.

Benefits of Maintenance Allowance to B.C. Students Studying in Sainik School:

  • Maintenance Allowance to B.C. Students Studying in Sainik School provided benefits in the form of financial assistance for education
  • The entire expenditure on Tuition Fees, Exam Fees, Lodging, Boarding, Cloth, Uniforms, Horse-riding, Pocket Money, incurred by these schools for B.C. students is reimbursed to these schools by social Welfare Department

Required eligibility and conditions for applying Maintenance Allowance to B.C. Students Studying in Sainik School: 

  1. Candidate must be a permanent residence of Maharashtra state
  2. Students who are studying in class 5th to 12th are eligible
  3. Students who are studying in Sainik School Samara, Nashik and Pune are eligible
  4. Parent’s income should not be more than Rs. 2 Lakhs per year
  5. Students must be able to get admission in Sainik School
  6. Student must be physically fit

Document Required for Maintenance Allowance to B.C. Students Studying in Sainik School:  

  1. Passport size photo
  2. Aadhar Card (UID / EID No)
  3. Maharashtra bonafide certificate of candidate
  4. Permanent residence proof
  5. Latest bank statement of the students bank account
  6. Income Certificate

Application Procedure:

  1. Visit the scholarship official website:
  2. Click for student login and fill required information
  3. ID and Password will be generated
  4. Make a login by entering ID and Password
  5. Application form will open fill the required information along with upload photograph
  6. Take a print out of that application form and submit it to school/institute with all document

Contact Details:

  1. Students can make contact to institute or college where he/she is pursuing education
  2. Student can contact to the office of Social Justice and special Assistance Department, Directorate of Social Welfare, Maharashtra State, 3, Church Road, Pune-411001
  3. Email ID:

References & Details:

  1. For getting more detailed information please visit official site:

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