13. CASH PRIZE AND ASSISTANCE TO PURSUE HIGHER EDUCATION FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED STUDENTS

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Gist of the Scheme

Hearing impaired students who secure first three ranks in 10th   Standard and +2 (12th   Standard) at the District Level and at the State Level with Tamil  medium of instruction will be given special awards as mentioned
below.    Besides, the incentive,  expenses  on  higher education within Tamil Nadu will be borne by the State Government.

 

Details of the Scheme

XII Standard
State Level Rank Holders

First prize –     Rs.50,000/-
Second prize – Rs.30,000/-
Third prize –    Rs.20,000/-

 

 

District Level Rank Holders
(For each district)

First Prize –      Rs.12,000/- Second Prize – Rs.7,500/-
Third Prize –     Rs.4,500/-

 

 

X Standard

State Level Rank Holders

First prize –     Rs.25,000/-
Second prize – Rs.20,000/- Third prize –     Rs.15,000/-

District Level Rank Holders
(For each District)

First Prize –      Rs.6,000/- Second Prize – Rs.4,500/-
Third Prize –     Rs.3,000/-

Other concession
Purchase of Books (per annum) Hostel fees (per month)
(10 months)

X Std.               XII Std.
Rs.1000/-          Rs.3000/-

Rs.1000/-p.m     Rs.1000/-p.m.

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Eligibility Criteria

Meritorious students  who obtained high marks in
District and State level.

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Whether form off application is
prescribed

 

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Certificate to be furnished

 

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Officer to whom the application is to be submitted

District Differently Abled Welfare Officers and
Principal Secretary / State Commissioner for the
Differently Abled,
State Resource cum Training Centre Campus, Jawaharlal Nehru Inner Ring Road,
K.K. Nagar, Chennai – 600 078. Ph: 044-24719947 / 48 / 49

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Grievances if any to be
addressed

Principal Secretary / State Commissioner for the
Differently Abled,
State Resource cum Training Centre Campus, Jawaharlal Nehru Inner Ring Road,
K.K. Nagar, Chennai – 600 078. Ph: 044-24719947 / 48 / 49