8      SPECIAL PROGRAMME/CONCESSIONS EXCLUSIVELY FOR  SCHEDULED TRIBE STUDENTS

        (AS PER SC/ST DEVELOPMENT GUIDE 2011)

8.1     Post Matric Education (Non Plan) and Lump sum Grant, Monthly Stipend, etc.

As per G.O.No.06/2012 SCSTDD dated 11.01.2012. ST students studying in various courses (after 10th standard) recognised by Government or University can avail yearly lump sum grant, monthly stipend and full fees. Yearly, lump sum grant is in different rates for various courses (with effect from 01.06.2002).

        For, BA/B.Sc/B.Com/B.Ed/etc.-         INR950/-

        M.A, M.Sc, M.Com                -           INR1250/-

        Engineering                            -           INR1,800/-

        MBBS/MS/M.D                                     -                      INR2,500/-

 

Monthly Stipend for Day Scholars

1

Students staying within 8kms from their institution

INR500/-

2

Students staying beyond 8kms

INR600/-

 

For Hostel Inmates:  Free accommodation, food and pocket money.

 

1

Pocket money for engineering students

INR150/-

2

Pocket money for other students

INR150/-

 

 

8.2     Special Encouragement Scholarship for ST Students with Good Performance (Plan)

Government offers special encouragement prizes for ST students with good performance in their academic activities. ST students with 1st class marks are eligible for the following prize money.

 

Sl.No.

Courses (with 1st class)

Amount offered

1

+2 courses

INR4,000/-

2

Degree courses

INR4,500/-

3

PG courses

INR6,000/-

 

 

 

 

 

Besides these, the ST students with high second  class from the following  districts are eligible for the following encouragement fellowship.

 

 

District

Fellowship Amount

5 students from Vayanad, Palakkad and Malappuram

INR3000/-

2 students from other districts

INR3000/-