Scholarships and Allowances

6(b) SCHOLARSHIP

1.

Gist of the Scheme

Scholarship for students studying from 9th   Std.
to 12th    Std, Rs.4000/- per annum; For  Degree Courses Rs.6000/- per annum. For P.G., Medical, Engineering, Vocational Courses and other Professional Courses. Rs.7000/- per annum.

2.

Eligibility Criteria

Differently      Abled     students     studying      in
recognised   Schools    /   Colleges    /   Training
Centres.     Should have obtained not less than
40%   of   marks   in   the   previous   qualifying examination.

3.

Whether  Form  of  application  is
Prescribed

Yes. Applications are available with concerned
District Differently Abled Welfare Officer.

4.

Certificates to be furnished

Certificates from Head of the Institution, National Identity Card for Differently Abled,
Statement of marks in the previous qualifying examination in the format prescribed.

5.

Officer to whom the application is to be submitted

District Differently Abled Welfare Officer

6.

Grievances if any to be
addressed to

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

*The Scholarship amounts  are enhanced with effect from 2013-2014