Delhi New Scholarship Scheme – Delhi Government is planning to launch its New Scholarship Scheme for the students of SC/ST/OBC and minority communities. However, Delhi Government will launch this scheme on the lines of the Ladli Scheme. Under this scheme, the government will provide financial assistance to the SC/ST/OBC and minority communities students to purchase their study material for further studies.
The state government will launch this scheme with an aim to provide financial assistance to those students who belong to the SC/ST/OBC and minority communities. This scheme will help them to purchase their study material for study. Besides, the scheme will also help to reduce the ration of drop out students from weaker sections. The government will launch this scheme on the lines of the Ladli Scheme for the boys.
The state government has sent the proposal to the cabinet for providing financial assistance to the student’s government schools on the completion of their studies. The government has also decided to change the applying procedure of Delhi Scholarship Scheme. However, the procedure of applying for the scholarship was offline, the now Delhi Government has already changed the offline applying procedure to the online applying procedure. This step has created a big transparency in the distribution of scholarship to the right hands.
Currently, the state government is providing 1,000 per month from Class 1-12 to purchase stationery. According to the details, about 6,000 claims are pending from 2015 under various subsidies which are provided by the Delhi Government. There are 13 lakh student beneficiaries from SC/ST and OBC category of Delhi Government.
Government is expecting that this scheme will help the SC/ST/OBC and minority community students to take admission in the government schools. In this scheme, the government will provide financial assistance under Delhi New Scholarship Scheme. The students will purchase their study material for their further studies and they will not drop the school due to the financial reason.