Odisha State Scholarship Portal 2023: Apply & Registration Process Online, Full list

Odisha Scholarship 2023 Portal Apply Online For Post-Matric

Odisha State Scholarship Portal 2023: The Odisha government is extending an invitation for online scholarship applications for the Fresh and Renewal of the Post Matric Scholarship. This opportunity is available to eligible students from various categories, including Scheduled Tribes (ST), Scheduled Castes (SC), Other Backward Classes (OBC)/Socially and Economically Backward Classes (SEBC), and Economically Backward Classes (EBC).

These students may be pursuing their studies either within the state or outside it. The application window for the scholarship program will be open from 15th November 2023 to the closing date of 25 April 2024, specifically for the academic year 2023-24.

To apply for this scholarship, both male and female candidates who meet the eligibility criteria are encouraged to submit their applications online through the Odisha State Scholarship Portal, which can be accessed at scholarship.odisha.gov.in. This opportunity offers valuable financial support for deserving students, so don’t miss the chance to apply and secure your educational future.

Odisha State Scholarship Portal 2023

 Odisha State Scholarship Portal 2023 Overview

Name of the Portal Odisha State Scholarship Portal
Provide By Odisha State Government
Beneficiaries SC/ ST/SEBC/OBC/EBC  students
Year 2023-24
Apply Mode Online
Starting Date of Application 15/11/2023
Closing Date of Application 25/04/2024
Official Website @scholarship.odisha.gov.in


Application Fees


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Odisha Scholarship 2023 Eligibility Criteria

  • The student shall belong to ST, SC, OBC/ SEBC, EBC community and should be a permanent resident of Odisha.
  • The students must be continuing in his/ her Post Matriculation Studies in any general, technical, or professional courses in any Govt. or Govt. recognized Private institutes.
  • The annual family income of the parent/ guardians from all sources should not exceed Rs. 2,50,000/- per annum.
  • In the case of OBC/ SEBC and EBC students, the scholarship Award will be subject to at least 50% marks in the last qualifying exam.

Odisha State Scholarship Portal – List of Scholarships Offered

The Odisha scholarship portal offers several scholarships under 6 different sections. Candidates can check the list of scholarships and the different departments they belong to below.

Agriculture & FE Department

  • KALIA Scholarship

Higher Education Department

  • E- Medhabruti
  • Biju Yuba Sashasktikaran Yojana (LAPTOP DBT)
  • Gopabandhu Sikhya Sahayata Yojna
  • Kalinga Sikhya Sathi Yojana (Loan Scheme)
  • Vyasa Kabi Fakir Mohan Bhasa Bruti

Labour & ESI Department

  • Nirman Shramik Kalyan Yojana (Edn Astt) – General, SC, ST, OBC/SEBC, EBC (Plus 3, M. A., M. Com., M. Sc.)

School & Mass Education Department

  • Junior Merit Scholarship (Class 11 to 12)
  • Lower Primary Merit (Class 3) 2 Years (Class 4 to 5)
  • Lower Primary Merit-cum-Poverty (Class 3) 2 Years (Class 4 to 5)
  • NRTS Scholarship (9 to 10)
  • Pathani Samanta Mathematics (Class 6 to 8)
  • Pathani Samanta Mathematics (Class 9 to 10)
  • Pathani Samanta Mathematics (Class 11 to 12)
  • Upper Primary Merit (Class 5) 2 Years (Classes 6 to 7)
  • Upper Primary Poverty cum Merit (Class 5) 2 Years (Class 6 to 7)

Skill Development & Technical Education Department

  • BOC Scholarship – SC, ST, OBC/SEBC | General
  • Merit Scholarship
  • Merit-cum-Poverty Stipend
  • Sudakshya for Girl’s Child

ST&SC and MBC Welfare Department

  • Post Matric Scholarship
  • Pre Matric Scholarship
  • Pre-Matric Component-2 ( Class 1 to 10 )

Odisha State Scholarship Portal – Documents Required

  • The Aadhaar Card of the student.
  • The income Certificate of the Parent/ guardian.
  • Copy of passbook of Bank account with account number and IFSC code of the bank branch.
  • Passport-size Photograph of a student.
  • Divyang Certificate in case of differently able students.
  • Self Declaration Certificate of the student.
  • Institute Declaration Certificate.
  • Matriculation Certificate of the Student.
  • The Marksheet of the last exam passed.

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How to Apply for Odisha Scholarship 2023 Application Process

To apply for the scholarships listed in the Odisha scholarship portal, candidates must follow the steps listed below-

Odisha State Scholarship Portal Registration

  • Navigate to the ‘Registration’ tab and click on it.
  • Enter their Aadhaar card number and proceed with the steps to register themselves.
  • Once the registration is completed, candidates will receive an ID and password on their registered mobile number.
  • Using the ID and password log in to the scholarship portal and navigate to the application link.
  • Choose the scholarships by selecting the department, class, category, and other details.
  • A list of scholarships will be displayed and candidates need to click on their chosen one.
  • Fill in the application form with required details like basic information, bank information, eligibility, and so on.
  • Once done, click on the ‘Save’ button and then on the ‘Next’ tab.
  • Here, candidates can preview their applications and make changes if required.
  • If the details are correct, click on the ‘Submit’ button and complete the application process.
  • Candidates must take a printout of the application form for future reference.

Interested Candidate Can Read the Full Notification Before Apply Online.



Odisha State Scholarship Important FAQs

What is the Apply Online Date for Odisha State Scholarship 2023?

Candidates can apply from 15/11/2023 to 25/04/2024.

Who can apply for the scholarship schemes listed in the Odisha scholarship portal?

The scholarship schemes are available for students belonging to General, Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, and Other Backward Classes/ Socially and Economically Backward Classes and Economically Backward Classes.

What are the scholarships available for application in the Odisha State Scholarship Portal under ST & SC Development Department?

The Odisha Scholarship Portal has four scholarships listed. They are a post-matric scholarship scheme for ST students, a post-matric scholarship scheme for SC students, a post-matric scholarship scheme for OBC/ SEBC students, and a post-matric scholarship scheme for EBC students.

Where to find the details of eligibility criteria for the scholarship schemes offered in the Scholarship Portal?

All the details are available under different sections in the scholarship portal under the ‘Schemes and Eligibility’ tab.

What documents do I have to submit with the printout of the application?

You have to submit an Original Caste Certificate, Original Income Certificate, Copy of the First page of the Bank Passbook(showing the IFSC Code of the Bank and Bank Account Number), and Disability Certificate(if any) along with the printout of the Application. The institute would verify the original certificates & return back to the students.