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INFORMATION REGARDING SCHEMES/PROJECT/WORK 

NAME OF THE SCHEME/PROJECT/WORK 

The Social Welfare Department is implementing various State as well as Centre sponsored schemes in the District such as Scholarship, Financial Assistance under ISSS/NSAP. Under the District Plan Pre-Matric Scholarship is being provided with 100% coverage strictly as per criteria and eligibility of the students. The Schedule Caste and OBC caste declared by State Government for the grant of Pre-matric Scholarship are as under: -

PREMATRIC SCHOLARSHIP:-
                   Applicant for award of Prematric Scholarship shall be member of Scheduled Caste community and a permanent resident of the Jammu and Kashmir state and must be reading in the institution located within the territory of the state. Prematric scholarship is provided to all the students belonging to SC category without any income bar reading in Ist class to 10th class declared as Sc Vide the Constitution of (Jammu And Kashmir) Scheduled Caste Order 1956 C.O-52 and Other back ward Class.

Recognized castes of Scheduled caste’s

Barwala                                                Ghardi
Batwal                                                  Julah
Wattal                                                  Megh
Chamar/ Ramdassi                                   Ratal
Chura                                                   Saryara
Dhyar                                                   Bashist

Mahsha/Doom

Other Backward Classes

Markban                                                Julah

Kumhar                                                 Sansis

Shaksaz                                                 Silkgiries

Shoe Repairer                                        Jhewer

Bhangies                                               Gharati

Barber                                                  Teli

Washer man                                          Mirasie

Dumbli Faqir                                          Madari

Bhand                                                   Carpenter

Kul Faqir                                               Supriwallas

Lohar Fisherman                                    Dooms 

The Eligibility Criteria as per revised rates vide Govt Order No 382—SWD of 2008 Dated 29-12-2008 is as under: -  

Class

Rate of S/ship

  Min. attendance  required

%age of marks required in the  prev exam

Amount  to be paid for 9 months

1st to 5th

 Rs 50/- P.M

Rs 75/- P.M  

  

80%

 

 

--

 
450/-

675/-

For boys

For Girls

6th to 8th

 

Rs 100/-P.M

Rs 150/-P.M

 

80%

 

50% above

 
900/-

1350/-

For boys

For Girls 

9th 7 10th

 

Rs 150/-P.M

Rs 200/-P.M

 

80%

 

55 % above

 
1350/-

1800/-

For boys

For Girls