Odisha e-Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21: The government of Odisha under the scheme “e-medhabruti” have been awarding the scholarship each year to the meritorious students of Odisha. This Odisha e-Medhabruti scholarship is provided to the students whose parental income does not exceed 6 lakh to meet a part of their educational expenses while pursuing their higher studies. The govt of Odisha has taken this initiative to help the meritorious students to go for higher studies in the discipline of Professional, Technical and General Education. All the necessary details are provided below. The forms will be available tentatively in September 2020. The last date to apply for e-Medhabruti Scholarship is in October 2020. Find the link and last date of submitting the application form, eligibility criteria, how to apply for the E-Medhabruti scholarship 2020-21, merit list, selection list, result and much more.

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e-Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21

The main objective behind launching this scholarship is to motivate and help financially the meritorious students of Odisha for higher studies. The Higher Education Department of Odisha offers four scholarship under different categories and they are as follows:

  • Junior Merit
  • Senior Merit
  • PG Merit
  • Technical/ Professional

Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 Event Dates

Below table contains the tentative date of the Odisha Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 events. The official date will be updated here once the Odisha Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 brochure releases.

S. NoActivitiesDates
1.Availability of online application form4th week of Sep 2020
2.Last date for applying Online Application Form2nd week of Oct 2020
3.Submission of required documents by the students in the concerned colleges for uploading into the medhabruti portal (SAMS Colleges for +2 & +3 Fresh)2nd week of Oct 2020
4.Scrutiny & Online validation by Principals for a fresh application2nd week of Oct 2020
5.Scrutiny & Online validation by Principals / Head of Institutions (Non-SAMS) for Fresh2nd week of Oct 2020
6.Online validation by Principals / Head of Institutions (SAMS & Non-SAMS) for Renewal31st May 2020

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Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 Eligibility Criteria

Odisha e-Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 are offered at various level for the candidates. Student’s need to go through the specific eligibility criteria and if meet the same, then apply online. Odisha Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 vary for Junior and Senior merit scholarship. Before filling up the online application form, student’s need to check the below-mentioned eligibility criteria first.

There are some basic eligibility criteria which are required for all the e-medhabruti scholarship and they are as follows:

S. No
Basic Eligibility Criteria
1.The student must be a permanent resident of Odisha State.
2.The parental income of the student’s from all sources should not exceed Rs.6 lakh per annum.
3.The students must have secured minimum of 60% marks in the examination for different categories of merit as mentioned against each.
4.Student’s shall apply for medhabruti only in year of joining (1st year of the course).

Different level of scholarship is being offered by the Government of Odisha. Academic qualification required to apply for e-Medhabruti is different for the various scholarship. Student’s need to meet the academic qualification of a particular scholarship type to apply online.

S. NoType of scholarshipEligibility for e-Medhabruti
1.Junior merit scholarshipMust have passed HSC with 60% or more marks from an institution recognized by BSE, Odisha/CBSE/ICSE/ Equivalent boards and pursuing regular +2 courses of 10+2 pattern.
2.Senior merit scholarshipMust have passed +2 of CHSE, Odisha/ Class 12 or equivalent exam with 60% or more marks from an institution recognized by BSE, Odisha/CBSE/ICSE and pusuing regular degree course/ +3 course in any of the recognized colleges/ Institutions and Universities.
3.Post Graduate MeritMust have passed +3 degree or equivalent exam with 60% or more marks from a recognized institute and pursuing course in one of the disciplines (where scholarship is offered) in any of the recognized colleges/ Universities/ Institutions.
4.Technical Professional MeritMust have passed +2 of CHSE/CBSE/ICSE/Equivalent 3 year course (only for MBS/MCA/MFC/MSW) with 60% or more marks and pursuing regular technical & professional courses in the colleges/ Institutions recognized by respective regulatory authorities.

Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 Official Details

S. NoParticularsDetails
1.Name of Scholarship ProgramOdisha Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21
2.Organization NameHigher Education Department
3.Official Websitehttp://www.medhabruti.org
4.Contact No+916742396550
5.AddressThe Deputy Secretary (Scholarship), Higher Education Department, Odisha Secretariat, Bhubaneswar- 751001, India.

Type, Number & Duration of Medhabruti Scholarships 2020-21

Medhabruti Scholarships is granted to deserving scholars under various programs. Given below is the table showing the scholarships type, number and duration distributed to students under different programmes.

S. NoCategory of merit No. of scholarshipRate of scholarship per yearDuration of scholarship
1.Junior merit1000

(Boys:Girls 50:50 ratio)

3000/-2 years
2.Senior merit3000

(Boys:Girls 50:50 ratio)

5000/-3 years
3.PG Merit1500

(Boys:Girls 50:50 ratio)

10000/-2 years
4.Technical/Professional1000010000/-As per course duration

Exclusions of Odisha Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21

If the official authority finds any one of the points mentioned below, then he/she will be disqualified from the scholarship programme. The students will not be eligible for the scholarship even if they have registered.

  1. Student’s whose parental income from all sources exceeds Rs.6 lakh per annum.
  2. Student’s pursuing higher study open universities or distance learning/correspondence.
  3. The candidates already availing the scholarship for pursuing the higher study under any other schemes of state or central govt.
  4. The Applicants pursuing diploma level courses are not eligible for the technical/professional relationship.
  5. The Students of M.Phil, PhD, B.Ed & M.Ed are not eligible for P.G. or technical and professional merit.
  6. Candidates studying abroad.
  7. Fellows completing one technical/professional course pursues another technical/professional course are not eligible.
  8. The aspirant admitted to the college/University/Institute not approved by the concerned regulatory bodies.

List of Documents Required at the time of Reporting for Scholarships

The shortlisted students will be required to produce a set of original documents along with one photocopy of the same at the time of document verification. Find the list of the document given below.

  1. Domicile certificate to be issued by the competent authority. i.e from the concerned Tahasildar/ Add. Tahasildar. The students who are working under the Odisha state Govt. can produce resident proof from the employer.
  2. Proof of annual income to be issued by the competent authority. i.e the revenue officer not below the rank of Tahasildar or Add. Tahasildar.
  3. Mark sheet & certificate of last qualifying examination as required for different categories of merit.
  4. Bank account details of the student concerned (first-page bank account containing account number or IFSC).

How To Apply For E-Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21

Interested and eligible students can apply within schedule date and time. No offline mode of application will be accepted by the concerned authority. The application form is likely to release in the 2nd week of September 2020. Deadline to fill up the application form is 2nd week of October 2020. Only verified online application will be considered for award of scholarship. General details need to be entered by the applicants correctly. After entering all the required information, submit the form. Take the printout of the filled up application form for future reference.

Only eligible students can apply online for this E-Medhabruti scholarship in online mode. The link will be provided here once it gets activated on the official website.

Outside students (Student of Odisha but studying outside Odisha) can also apply online for the scholarship if they have valid supporting documents. The students are required to submit the office copy of the application along with the other relevant documents to the institutes where she/he has been studying.

Odisha Junior Merit e-Medhabruti Scholarship 2020

The Higher Education Department of Government of Odisha offers the Odisha Junior Merit Scholarship 2020 to encourage the meritorious students for their higher education. To eligible for the Odisha Junior Merit Scholarship 2020, students should have a minimum of 60% marks in the class 10th board exam and student’s family income should be less than 6 lakh. As per the Odisha Junior Merit Scholarship Scheme, students get Rs 3000 per year up to 2 years. To know more about the Odisha Junior Merit Scholarship 2020 click here.

Odisha Senior Merit e-Medhabruti Scholarship 2020

The Odisha Senior Merit Scholarship 2020 is for the students (both boys & girls) of Odisha state to complete their higher education i.e. B.A, B.Sc. & B.Com. As per the Odisha Senior Merit Scholarship 2020, all the eligible students who will apply online for this scholarship scheme will get Rs 5000 per year up to 3 years. To collect more details on Odisha Senior Merit Scholarship 2020 CLICK HERE.

Odisha PG Merit e-Medhabruti Scholarship 2020

The Higher Education Department of Odisha state offers the Odisha PG Merit Scholarship 2020 for the students of Odisha state who are pursuing MA, M.Sc. & M.Com. Eligible candidates who will fill the Odisha PG Merit Scholarship 2020 Form successfully on or before the last date will get scholarship amount of Rs 10,000 annual up to 2 years.

Odisha Technical/ Professional Scholarship 2020

The Odisha Technical/ Professional Scholarship 2020 is offered by the Higher Education Department of Government of Odisha for the students who are pursuing technical or professional courses. To eligible for the Odisha Technical/ Professional Scholarship 2020, students should have a minimum of 60% marks in 12th or minimum 60% marks in +3/its equivalent.

Selection/ Eligibility Criteria for Medhabruti Scholarship 2020

Candidates can check here all the eligibility or selection criteria for the Odisha Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21. Applicants who want to get the benefits of this scholarship and going to apply for the Odisha Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 they must check all the eligibility criteria before filling the application form. Below, we are providing brief information about the scholarship such as eligibility criteria, percentage criteria, etc according to the standard in which the applicant is studying.

Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 Result & Merit List

The Department of Higher Education Government of Odisha announces the e-medhabruti result and upload it on its official website. After declaring the Odisha Scholarship 2020-21 Result, the authority prepares a merit list and provide scholarship amount to all the shortlisted candidates.

Factors considered shortlisting the applicant’s for Medhabruti Scholarship

To grant scholarship to the eligible registered student’s, the concerned authority takes the following factors into consideration.

  • Fulfillment of eligibility conditions given in the scheme. Online authentication/validation of student record by the principal of concerned colleges/institute.
  • Final e-medhabruti merit/ selection list will be drawn in terms of percentage of marks obtained in the last qualifying examination from among the validated students in the respective category of merit. The mode of selection for the scholarship shall be made through the descending order of merit list.
  • In case of a tie in the percentage of marks under a particular type of scholarship and some are to be left out due to exceeding the maximum quota of scholarship.
  • The CBSE/ICSE grading system in the form of CGPA

Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21 Helpline Number

In case of any issues regarding the Odisha Medhabruti Scholarship 2020-21, you can contact at the given helpline number. Here we are providing you with the Odisha Medhabruti Scholarship Toll-free/ Helpline Number and other contact details.

Department of Higher Education Government of Odisha
The Deputy Secretary (Scholarship)
Higher Education Department
Odisha Secretariat, Bhubaneswar- 751001
Scholarship Section, DHE: +91 674 239655
E-Mail ID: [email protected]


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