The Government of Odisha launched the Gangadhar Meher Sikhya Manakbrudhi Yojana Named after the renowned educationist and social reformer Gangadhar Mehar this initiative aims to provide equal opportunities for learning and development to children from marginalized and economically disadvantaged backgrounds. Gangadhar Meher Sikhya Manakbrudhi Yojana aims to provide free school uniforms, shoes, bags, bicycles, and textbooks as part of this yojana. Chief Minister of Odisha, Naveen Patnaik, has committed 430 crore rupees to this yojana. The program focuses on improving the learning outcomes of students by providing them with comprehensive learning materials, well-equipped classrooms, and innovative teaching methodologies. The government has promised to provide bicycles for students.
Gangadhar Meher Sikhya Manakbrudhi Yojana 2023
Gangadhar Mehar Shiksha Manakbuddhi Yojana is a visionary educational scheme that seeks to empower students by providing them with quality education. The Gangadhar Mehar Shiksha Manakbuddhi Yojana is a significant step towards creating an inclusive and equitable education system. Government of Odisha is willing to provide free uniform, shoes, books, school bags to the students studying in 1st to 5th standard. Government has also promised to provide bicycles to the students of 9th standard under this scheme. All these benefits are for the student who are studying in government schools. Access to quality education is crucial for breaking the cycle of poverty. The scheme’s focus on education empowers individuals and communities, leading to long-term socio-economic progress.
Details of Odisha Gangadhar Mehar Shiksha Manakbuddhi Yojana
|Name of Yojana||Gangadhar Meher Sikhya Manakbrudhi Yojana 2023|
|Launched By||CM Naveen Patnaik|
|Eligibility Criteria||Students from class 1st to 9th|
|Objective||To provide multiple benefits to the students|
|Benefits||School bag, uniform, bicycle, shoes and books|
|Allocation of Funds for the Current Year||Rs. 430 crore|
Objectives of Gangadhar Mehar Shiksha Manakbuddhi Yojana 2023
By providing them assets like school bags, books, uniform, shoes to the students of grade 1st to 5th and bicycle for the students of class 9th, the scheme aims to bridge the educational divide and ensure that children from all sections of society have access to quality education, regardless of their socio-economic status. The government of Odisha has allocation the budget for the year 2022-2023 of Rs. 430 crore. Access to quality education is crucial for breaking the cycle of poverty.
Benefits of Gangadhar Mehar Shiksha Manakbuddhi Yojana 2023
|Class 1st||School books, free school uniform, and free bags, including shoes|
|Class 2nd||School books, free school uniform, and free bags, including shoes|
|Class 3rd||School books, free school uniform, and free bags, including shoes|
|Class 4th||School books, free school uniform, and free bags, including shoes|
|Class 5th||School books, free school uniform, and free bags, including shoes|
|Class 6th||School books, free school uniform, and free bags, including shoes|
|Class 7th||Free Books, Free School Uniform including Shoes|
|Class 8th||Free Books, Free School Uniform including Shoes|
|Class 9th||Free Bicycle|
- Only permanent residents of Odisha can apply for this scheme.
- Only the government school students have access to these benefits.
- The scheme is for the students between the grade of 1st to 9th.
- Resident proof
- School name
- Passport sized photo
- Phone number
- Aadhar card
- Date of birth of the applicant
Application procedure for Gangadhar Mehar Shiksha Manakbuddhi Yojana 2023
- Firstly go to the official website of the yojana.
- Homepage of the website will appear.
- On the homepage select the option “register”.
- Registration page will open, here you are required to enter all the necessary details like candidate’s name, DOB, father’s name, mother’s name, class, school, phone number, etc.
- When all the information is entered correctly, you can click on submit button to complete the procedure.