DBT Schemes

S.No Name of Scheme Entitlement Type of Scheme Implementing department
1 Attendance Scholarship to Girl Students from 1st Class to 5th Class Rs. 250 per month UT Sponsored  Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto Rs. 1.5 lacs and attendance greater than 75%
2 Attendance Scholarship to SC ST Students from 1st Class to 8th Class Rs. 250 per month UT Sponsored  Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto Rs. 1.5 lacs and attendance greater than 60%. (Beneficiaries should not be in receipt of any other scholarship)
3 Dr. B.R. Ambedkar post matric scholarship for economically backward class students All non refundable fees + maintenance allowance (for 10 months) UT Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto Rs. 1.0 lacs who have passed previous class exam not belonging to SC/OBC category Group A – Rs. 350
Group B – Rs. 335
Group C – Rs. 210
Group D – Rs. 160
4 Free Education to Meritorious SC and OBC Student Tuition fee upto Rs. 30,000; annual allowance of Rs. 5,000; and monthly allowance of Rs. 500 for day scholars and Rs. 1,000 for hostellers. UT Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: More than 60% marks in Class 12th in first attempt
5 Merit Scholarship to SC Student on the basis of 5th Class Scholarship Exam Rs. 150 per month and Rs. 200 per annum for stationery UT Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto Rs. 1.5 lacs who have passed 5th class exam. (Beneficiaries should not be in receipt of any other scholarship)
6 Meritorious Scholarship to SC/ST Student from 9th to 12th Class Rs. 250 per month UT Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto Rs. 1.5 lacs and have secured atleast 55% marks (Beneficiaries should not be in receipt of any other scholarship)
7 Merit Scholarship to 9th Clas Student on the basis of 8th Class Annual Exam Rs. 350 per month UT Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto Rs. 1.5 lacs and have secured atleast 85% marks in class 8th in Ordinary Schools and 95% marks in model schools.
8 Stipend to SC ST BC students under State Harijan Welfare Scheme from 6th to 8th class Rs. 150 per month to boys and Rs. 200 per month to girls UT Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto Rs. 1.5 lacs who have passed 5th class exam. (Beneficiaries should not be in receipt of any other scholarship)
9 Talent Search Scholarship to 4th Class Student Rs. 150 per month and Rs. 200 per annum for stationery UT Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Students who have passed 3rd class Talent Search Examination.
10 UT Merit Scholarship
Eligibility: All meritorious students pursuing for higher education, domicile of U.T., Chandigarh having no restrictions on income limit
Rs. 1000 per month UT Sponsored Education Department
11 Scholarship to Physically Handicapped Student 1st to 8th Class Scholarship Rs. 250 per month UT Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Physically handicapped students  with disability 40% or above and family income upto Rs. 1.50 lacs
12 Free uniform & exercise note books to school children upto elementary classes Rs. 1206 per student from I to V and Rs. 1422 per student from VI to VIII UT Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: All students of 1st to 8th classes of all the Govt. Model & Non-Model Schools
13 Free Education to Meritorious SC Student   UT Sponsored Education Department
14 Disabled Pension   UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
15 Encouragement to inter-caste marriage   UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
16 Financial Assistance for marriage of daughter of widows belonging to SC women   UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
17 Financial assistance to Children of Widow Destitute women Rs. 1000 per month per child UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
Eligibility: Children of widow (availing widow pension) maximum upto 2 children upto 18 years of age
18 Old Age Pension   UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
19 Petrol subsidy to physically handicapped person Reimbursement of 50% of amount spent on petrol maximum upto 40 litres of petrol UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
Eligibility: Diability exceeds 40% and family income below 1.5 lacs
20 Post Natal Financial assistance belonging to the SC women   UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
21 Unemployed Allowances to physically handicapped person Rs. 500 per month UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
Eligibility: Quantum of disability exceeds 40% and family income does not exceed Rs. 1.5 lacs
22 UT Chandigarh ICDS (State Enhancement)   UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
23 Widow Pension   UT Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
24 Assistant-ship to PH.D Student from Corpus Fund (TEQIP-II)   UT Sponsored Punjab Engineering College
25 Institute Fellowship Scheme for M.Tech.   UT Sponsored Punjab Engineering College
26 Institute Fellowship Scheme for PhD   UT Sponsored Punjab Engineering College
27 Scholarship scheme for girls under PRAGATI Scheme Scholarship for Differently Abled Student SAKSHAM Scheme   UT Sponsored Punjab Engineering College
28 Special Scholarship Scheme for J&K Students   UT Sponsored Punjab Engineering College
29 50 Scholarship to the wards of ex-servicemen, widow who have scored 60 per. and above in class 10th,12th and studying in next higher class  Scholarship of Rs. 25000 UT Sponsored Education Department
  Eligibility: Children of ex-servicemen and their widows pursuing higher studies and scored 60% or more marks
30 Financial Assistance to World War II Veterans and their Widows Rs. 22,500 per quarter per individual UT Sponsored Education Department
  Eligibility: World War II Veterans and their widows
31 Incentive of Rs. 1 lakh to the cadets of UT Chandigarh at the time of joining the Indian Armed Forces Rs. 1 lakh to new joinees of Indian Armed Forces UT Sponsored Education Department
32 Scholarship scheme for Meritorious Sports Person Prize Amount UT Sponsored Sport Department
Seniors – 1st prize- Rs. 5000
2nd prize - Rs. 3500
3rd prize - Rs. 2500
Juniors - 1st prize- Rs. 4000
2nd prize - Rs. 2500
3rd prize - Rs. 1800
33 UT Chandigarh Scheme Cash Award To Players   UT Sponsored Sport Department
34 Ut Chandigarh Scheme For Socio-economic Upliftment And Rehabilitation For Hiv Infected/Affected Children And Widows Monthly Rs. 1000 per person to widows and Rs. 700 per person to children of deceased HIV infected persons UT Sponsored Chandigarh State Aids Control Society
35 U.T. Chd Scholarships/stipends of CCET Half freeship (per student Rs.24,500) and full freeship (per student Rs. 49000) UT Sponsored CCET Degree wing
36 UT Scholarship Scheme   UT Sponsored Technical Education Department
37 UT CHANDIGARH STIPEND SCHEME OF GOVT. ITI   UT Sponsored Technical Education Department
38 Post Matric Scholarship Scheme - Minority Community   Central Sector Education Department
Eligibility: Family annual income upto 2.0 lacs per annum and scored no less than 50% marks in previous final examination. 
39 Post-Matric Scholarship for students with disabilities   Central Sector Education Department
Eligibility: Atleast 40% disability and beneficiaries are bonafide residents of Chandigarh. 
40 Pre -Matric Scholarship for students with disabilities   Central Sector Education Department
41 Pre Matric Scholarship to Minority Community 1st to 10th  Admission fee @ Rs. 500; Tuition fee @ Rs. 350; Maintenance allowance @ Rs. 100 per month for 10 months in academic year. Central Sector Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto Rs. 1 lac per annum and scored no less than 50% marks in previous final examination. 
42 Public Distribution System- Cash Transfer   Central Sector Food & Supply
43 Top Class Education Scheme For SC Students   Central Sector Punjab Engineering College 
44 Top Class Education Scheme For ST Students   Central Sector Punjab Engineering College 
45 Merit cum Means Scholarship Scheme Rs. 20,000 course fee and Rs. 1000 per month for hostellers and Rs. 500 per month for day scholars. Centrally Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family annual income upto 2.5 lacs per annum and scored no less than 50% marks in previous final examination. 
46 National Scheme of Incentive to SC Girls of 9th Class for Secondary Education   Centrally Sponsored Education Department
47 Post Matric Scholarship for SC Student Non-refundable fees and maintenance allowance for 10 months Centrally Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto 2.5 lacs/annum and beneficiaries are bonafide residents of Chandigarh pursuing higher education.
48 Post-Matric Scholarship for OBCs Non-refundable fees and maintenance allowance for 10 months Centrally Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family income upto 1.0 lacs/annum and beneficiaries are bonafide residents of Chandigarh pursuing higher education.
49 Pre Matric Scholarship for OBCs 1ST TO 10TH Rs. 100/month for 10 months and Rs. 500 adhoc grant per year Centrally Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family annual income upto 2.5 lacs per annum and scored no less than 60% marks in previous final examination. 
50 Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC students (9th & 10th) Rs. 225/month for 10 months and Rs. 750 adhoc grant per year.  Centrally Sponsored Education Department
Eligibility: Family annual income upto 2.5 lacs per annum and passed in previous final examination. 
51 Samagra Shiksha (interventions of uniform/text books)   Centrally Sponsored Education Department
52 Mid-Day Meal Scheme   Centrally Sponsored Education Department
53 Centrally Sponsored scheme for providing quality education in Madrasa (SPQEM)   Centrally Sponsored Education Department
54 Kind Benefit under IEDSS component of Samagra Shiksha   Centrally Sponsored Education Department
55 Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme (IGNOAPS-NSAP) Rs. 200 per month for senior citizens lying in age group 60-80 years and Rs. 500 per month for senior citizens above 80 years. Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
56 Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme (IGNWPS-NSAP) Rs. 300 per month Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
Eligibility: Widows in the age group 35-59 years belonging to BPL category)
57 ICDS   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
58 IGMSY   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
59 Indira Gandhi National Disable Pension Scheme (IGNDPS-NSAP) Rs. 300 per month Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
Eligibility: Disabled persons whose disability is more than 80% belonging to BPL category
60 Anganwadi Services - Supplementary Nutrition Program   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
61 Anganwadi Services - Training Program   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
62 Scheme for Adolescent Girls   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
63 Chandigarh Encouragement to Inter Caste Marriage   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
64 Protection and Empowerment of Women-Swadhar Greh-facilities to beneficiaries   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
65 Protection and Empowerment of Women-Swadhar Greh- Salary to staff   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
66 One Stop Centre - Payment of Salary of Staff   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
67 Mahila Shakti Kendra Scheme   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
68 Integrated Child Protection Scheme-Salary of staff   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
69 Child Protection Services - Facilities to Beneficiaries (Sponsorship)   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
70 Child Protection Services - Facilities to Beneficiaries   Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
71 Anganwadi Services - Honorarium to AWW and AWH Rs. 3000 to workers and Rs. 1500 to helpers of Anganwadi Centrally Sponsored Department of Social Welfare
72 PRADHAN MANTRI MATRU VANDANA YOJANA Rs. 5000 in 3 installments is paid to beneficiaries Centrally Sponsored Health Department
73 ASHA incentives Rs. 3000 per month to ASHA workers  Centrally Sponsored Health Department
74 Family Planning Compensation schemes Incentives given to doctors and supporting staff  Centrally Sponsored Health Department
75 Payments to contractual staff Salaries are paid at NHM rates to all contractual staff of GMCH. Centrally Sponsored Health Department
76 Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram In kind free medicines are given to all women and children in GMCH Centrally Sponsored Health Department
77 NIKSHAY - TB patient incentive for nutritional support   Centrally Sponsored Health Department
78 NIKSHAY - DOT Provider Honorarium   Centrally Sponsored Health Department
79 NIKSHAY - TB Notification incentive for Private Sector   Centrally Sponsored Health Department
80 National AYUSH Mission   Centrally Sponsored Ayush Department
81 Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana Component II Rs. 500 per qualified candidate Centrally Sponsored Technical Education Department
82 UT Chandigarh Stipend Scheme Of Govt. ITI Stipend of Rs. 100 per month as per the attendance and Rs. 125 per month to the top 4% trainees as Merit Scholarship. Centrally Sponsored Technical Education Department
Eligibility: Trainees studying in Govt.ITI Sector – 28 Chandigarh and Govt. ITI for women Sector 11 Chandigarh
83 Swachh Bharat Mission Urban   Centrally Sponsored Municipal Corporation Chandigarh 
84 State And UT Grants under PMAY (Urban)
85 Livestock Health and Diseases Control Vaccination given to large animals twice a year to prevent foot and mouth diseases in animals. Centrally Sponsored Animal Husbandry Department 
Last updated on: January 17, 2020
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