Organisation : State Scholarship Portal, Government of Odisha, Higher Education Department
Scholarship Name : Gopabandhu Sikhya Sahayata Yojana 2021
Applicable For : SC, ST, OBC/SEBC & EBC Students
Applicable State/UT : Odisha
Last Date : 30.06.2021 (Date is Extended)
Website : https://scholarship.odisha.gov.in/website/scholarship-list
Odisha Gopabandhu Sikhya Sahayata Yojana
Higher Education Department is now inviting online applications for Gopabandhu Sikhya Sahayata Yojana for AY 2020-21.
Related / Similar Scholarship : Vyasakabi Fakirmohan Bhasabruti Scholarship 2021
Parents/ guardian’s from all sources shall not exceed Rs. 120000.00 ( One Lakh Twenty Thousand ) per annum.
How to Apply?
Prior to the introduction of Scholarship portal, the applications for department wise schemes were invited through the state scholarship portal. However, to ensure transparency and accountability in the scholarship administration, this portal came into existence. Given below is the step wise description of the application process.
To apply the scholarship, eligible students need to follow the below given steps
Step-1 :Click Registration link at the portal, if you are new user. Existing user can click on the login button.
Step-2: Enter the Aadhaar number and proceed further.
Step-3 :Check your registered mobile or email to get the user ID and password.
Step-4: Click login link at the portal and enter User ID and password to apply the scholarship.
Step-5: Provide all necessary details like student, academic, eligibility and bank information.
Step-6: Click on the “Save as draft” button to draft the information or click on “Next” button to save and proceed the scholarship form.
Step-7: The preview of the completed form will appear on the page. Download the forms and take its print out.
** Aadhaar Card of student
** Income Certificate of the Parent/ guardian
** Residence Certificate of the Student
** Copy of passbook of Bank account with account number and IFSC code of the bank branch
** Passport size Photograph of student
** College Id Card of the Student
** HIV/AIDS Affected Parents Certificate
** Household Without Shelter Certificate of the Student
** Destitute / Living on Alms Certificate
** Manual Scavengers Certificate
** Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups Certificate
** Legally Released Bonded Labourers Certificate
** Single Mother Family Certificate
Last date for scholarship application is 31st May 2021.
1. Should I apply again for renewal of Scholarship (Registered Applicants)?
From this Academic year renewal of Scholarship will be done by Institute. You just have to inform Institute about your “Aadhar Card Number”, “Caste certificate issuing authority” to be entered in application details. Any change in Mobile number, Address for Correspondence, Bank Account details has to be communicated to the Institute.
2. What happens, if I detect mistakes after forwarding the applications to the institutes?
You should separately inform the mistakes detected by you to the Scholarship Nodal Officer of your Institute. The software provides facility at the level of the institute to correct information provided by the applicant.
3. What should I do, if I do not find my institute name in the drop-down menu?
You should immediately approach the institute to contact with the District Officer of the District where the institute is located. If your institute is an eligible institution, the District Officer would enter it into the database and then you can apply.
Helpline (Toll Free) : 155335, 1800-345-6770