Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. What are the documents to be uploaded?

Ans:- Scanned copy of

  • Original mark sheet.
  • Bank passbook front page (with IFSC code and MICR code written on it)
  • Income certificate.
  • Residential certificate.
  • Caste certificate.(Only for SC/ST candidates)

Q2.Who can apply Medhabruti Scheme?

Ans:- Below are the criteria to apply medhabruti.

  • Applicant should be a resident of Odisha.
  • Parental income should be less than 6.00 lakhs.
  • Applicants should have secured more than 60% of mark.(aggregate) in the last exam appeared.
    1. For +3 :- +2 aggregate Mark.
    2. For +2:- 10th aggregate Mark.
  • Applicant should apply only in the year of Pass out i.e., student passing Class X exam in 2016 only can apply for Junior Scholarship in the year 2016-17.

Q3. How to get Residence certificate?

Ans:- The concerned student has to obtain his/her resident certificate from the concerned Tahasildar.

Q4.Which Income certificate is needed to be uploaded?

Ans:- The concerned student has to obtain the paternal income certificate from the concerned Tahasildar /Concerned Authority.

Renewal cases: For students applying for renewal they can submit the same income Certificate as they have submitted earlier during the year of selection.

Q5. How to get Caste certificate (for SC/ST Candidates)?

Ans:- The concerned student has to obtain his/her caste certificate from the concerned Tahasildar. However for PRERANA scholarship, he/she should have to apply in PRERANA Portal.

Q6.What is PRERANA Scholarship?

Ans:- PRERANA scholarship is a scholarship scheme for SC/ST candidates. Newspaper Advt. will be published by the SC/ST Welfare Department.

Q7.Can a candidate avail multiple scholarships?

Ans:- No. As per Govt. Guidelines, a candidate can avail only one scholarship.

Q8.Which marks to be considered while applying?

Ans:- Only aggregate marks obtained in the last board examination are to filled.

Q9. Why Renewals are not showing in Admin login?

Ans:- Renewals can be seen only in the principal Login.

Q10.Why .PDF format is not uploading?

Ans:- only .pdf(small) file will be uploaded.

Q11.What are the specifications of scanning the document to upload?

Ans:- Below are the criteria to upload documents.

  • Format of the document should be .pdf(not .PDF).
  • Each scanned document size should be within 2MB.
  • Each document should be scanned in text format (not in color format or picture format).

Q12. Any technical problems like [Renewal lists not showing/pdf not uploading / Data jumbling /Modify option not working/Server Error issue etc.] whom to contact?

Ans:- For technical issues, Please contact the below technical person.
1.Mr.Biswa Ranjan Mohanty (Email id : and contact number: 7504440642)

Q13.What is the last date for validating applications by principal for the year 2016-17 & 2017-18 (Both Fresh & Renewal)?

Ans:- Last date for validation by principal is 06.09.2017(6th Sept 2017).