Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana – Scholarship for Meritorious Girl Students

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Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana is a scholarship scheme launched by the Uttar Pradesh Government to provide scholarships to meritorious girl students in the state. Under the scheme, the UP government provides a financial assistance of Rs. 30,000 to each girl student who has achieved merit distinction in 12th board exams.

Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana 2016

For the year 2016, the government would distribute Rs 267.30 cr to 89,100 meritorious girl students under the Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana. Under the scheme, an amount of Rs. 30,000 will be transferred directly to the saving bank accounts of to the girl students who have excelled in intermediate or equivalent examinations in the state.

The amount will be transferred by the end of September to accounts of all the beneficiary girl students.

Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana merit list 2016 can be downloaded district wise from the link below.
Merit List 2016

Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana 2016 Hindi
Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana 2016 Hindi

Earlier, only the UP board girl students were eligible for the scheme but the state government has amended the scheme to include more boards and institutions. Kanya Vidya Dhan scheme now to include meritorious passouts of Class XII of State Secondary Education Council, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Indian Certificate of Secondary Education, UP Madarsa Council and UP Sanskrit Education Council.

Objective of Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana

The main objective of the scheme is to encourage girl students to go for higher studies and support them financially. The scheme is dedicated to girls from poor households who are not able to seek higher education due to shortage of funds.

Eligibility Criteria for Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana

The scheme is meant only for the girl students whose annual family income is not more than a certain amount as decided by the Government. To be eligible for the scheme, the girl student should achieve merit distinction in their intermediate or equivalent examinations.

Only the girl students of UP board, State Secondary Education Council, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Indian Certificate of Secondary Education, UP Madarsa Council and UP Sanskrit Education Council who have passed class 12th can apply for this scheme.

Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana – How to Apply

To apply for the Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana, the eligible girl students needs to fill the application forms in the prescribed form.

Application Form
The application form can be downloaded online. The filled application form has to be submitted to the school from where 12th class is passed. The school then will evaluate and verify the details and submit the filled application form to the concerned DIOS office / Jila Vidyalaya Nirikshak (District Inspector of School).

Download the application form for Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana 2016 using the link below

Documents Required for Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana

Following are the two mandatory documents to be attached with the application form:
1. Self attested mark sheet and certificate xerox copy of Intermediate
2. Certified copy of Income certificate.

IMG CREDITS: Huffington Post & Patrika


85 thoughts on “Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana – Scholarship for Meritorious Girl Students”

  1. on 6th of june 2017 i got to know about the kanya vidya dhan yojna for meritorious girls of high school,how may i get more information about it

  2. I have submitted all documents but from where will I get amount lindy advice
    Thanks my name is poor a bhatt no 9582382473

  3. My name is km Arti d/o Rajaram from raebareli
    sir mera naam merit list me ha phir bhi mera kanya vidya dhan nhi aaya
    Mujhe kya karna chahie
    Sir pls reply

  4. Mera name aparna Singh from mauranipur jhansi ha mera 72.4% ha lekin mera kanya vidya dhan nahi aaya so provaid our scholarship pls

  5. sir meri 12 me 77% hai me me aati iam from mauranipur hu or mujhe kanya vidhya dhan nahi mila hai kya ham general bale poor nahi hote,kisi bi post par jante hai to log general dekhke accept hi nahi karte.

  6. Me jagjeet singh bank se lone lena chata hu pls bank mujhe lone de or me is lone ki rakam se kaam karna chata hu aur jaldi se jaldi me bank ka pasa bank ko lotane ka vada karta hu pls

  7. Sir mera kanya vidhya dhan abhi tk nhi aaya h maine 2016 me inter pass kiya h meri 82%h mujhe suwkrti patr bhi mil chuka h but account m paisa abhi tk nhi pahuch h plz reply me

  8. Mere 12 m 85.6% h or mera name list m bi aya h lekin mera kanya vidya dhan abhi tk NI aya h ap plz rply kre ki mjhe wo milega ya NI mene 12th 2016 m hi ki h

  9. Sir mera nam saba rahman hai or maine 2016me inter paas kiya hai ormera75.80%hai or merit list me mera naam bhi hai lekin fir bhi mujhe kanya vidya dhan nhi mila please reply

  10. Sir,
    My daughter gets 86% marks from up bord college code 1114 roll no-1556675 name -KM ASTHA SINGH S/O GYANENDRA PRATAP SINGH her name comes inthe MADHYAMIIKSHIKSA.UP.NIC.KANYA VIDYA DHAN list me hai par use cheqk nahi milla jub ki muslim gairl ko ush collega me 80% pane wali ko cheiq mill gaya hai
    I Riqwestyou


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