AWARD TO BRILLIANT SCHEDULED CASTE STUDENTS (Non Plan)
Under this scheme, Scheduled Castes students studying from 6th to 12th classes are awarded Rs.100/-P.M. per student who secure 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions amongst educational block. There are 228 educational blocks and students (3 boys and 3 girls) are selected annually in each educational block on the basis of merit secured at the level of each examination i.e. 5th, 8th and 10th classes conducted by Punjab School Education Board. Selected students get award for 3 years, 2 years and 2 years respectively.
The aim of this scheme is to inculcate the spirit of the competition among Scheduled Caste students in the field of education.
YEAR OF START
This scheme was started in the year 1984-85 and implemented through the Director Public Instruction (S.E), Punjab.
This scheme has been covered under Online Banking Management System from the year 2012-13.