Financial Assistance under Post Matric Scholarship to OBCs
By admin - Thu Jun 08, 10:42 am
|Financial Assistance under Post Matric Scholarship to OBCs|
Proposals for release of Central Assistance for current financial year have been received from State Governments of Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttarakhand and UT of Puducherry under the Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Post-Matric Scholarship to the students belonging OBCs (PMS-OBC).
So far, proposals from State Governments viz; Assam, Bihar, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and West Bengal have been received during current financial year 2012-13 for Central Assistance under the Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Post Matric Scholarship for SC students (PMS-SC). However, proposal from State Government of Karnataka has not been received yet during the current financial year.
Details of State-wise Central Assistance released to States/UTs on ad-hoc basis under Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Post-Matric Scholarship for SC students during 2012-13
(Rs in lakh)
Clearance of proposal is an ongoing process and all the complete proposals received in a financial year are processed in accordance with guidelines of the Scheme and the extant financial rules. Central Assistance is released subject to availability of funds.
This information was given by the Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Shri D. Napoleon in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today.