PWD Scholarship from MHRD

PWD Scholarship from MHRD

SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES FOR HANDICAPPED STUDENTS

PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES CELL (PWD)

Name of Scheme :- Centrally Sponsored Scheme for Integrating Persons with Disabilities in the Main Stream of Technical and Vocational Education.

Year of Starting of the Scheme: July , 2001

Objectives of the scheme: The sole purpose of the scheme is to impart appropriate formal and non-formal Technical and Vocational Education to the Persons With Disabilities and to provide them equal opportunities, protection of rights and full participation in the building of nation.

Proposed Training Programmes

Under this Scheme, there are two types of training programmes for Persons for Disabilities.
1. Formal Training Program
2. Non-formal Training Program

1. Formal Training Program :- Under formal training programmes, 25 PWD’s are admitted per year in three years Engg. diploma courses in the trades of Mech. Engg., Electronics & Comm. Engg., Textile Technology , Textile Design , Textile Processing , Computer Engg. and Instrumentation & Control Engg. The following facilities are given to the PWD’s going under this program.
1.Free lodging & Boarding
2.Free books and uniform
3.Exemption from tuition fee
4.Scholarship @ Rs. 250/- per month each student.

2.Non-formal Training Program: Under the non-formal training program, 100 PWDs (Persons with Disabilities) are trained per year in different need base courses such as Cutting & Tailoring , Motor-Winding, Radio & T.V.Repair, Refrigeration & A.C. Repair ,Beautician, Chalk & Candle and Computer Applications for the duration of Three to Six months. The following facilities are also provided to nor-formal trainees.

1. Free training
2. Scholarship @ Rs. 250/- per month
3. Travelling allowance @ Rs. 200/- per month
4. Mid-day meal @ Rs. 10 /- per day
5. Tool –Kit after the completion of training

Achievement of this Polytechnic since the start of the scheme- Formal Training Programme (3 Years diploma courses)

 

Year No. of Person admitted No. of Persons passed Remarks
2001-02 25 15  
2002-03 25 13  
2003-04 24 21  
2004-05 25 14  
2005-06 25 21  
2006-07 22 19  
2007-08 25 15  
2008-09 25 17  
2009-10 23 13  
2010-11 16   Result to be declared
2011-12 16   Will pass out in 2014-15
2012-13 06   Will pass out in 2015-16


NO. OF PERSONS WHO COULD GET SELF/ WAGE   EMPLOYMENT SINCE INCEPTION UPTO 31.03.2013

 

Year Formal Programme Non-Formal Programmes
Men Women Total Men Women Total
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03 15 4 19
2003-04 12 5 17
2004-05 9 9 10 8 18
2005-06 8 1 9 25 25 50
2006-07 15 15 30 26 56
2007-08 9 9 35 20 55
2008-09 12 1 13 18 10 28
2009-10 15 0 15 20 20 40
2010-11 12 1 13 12 20 32
2011-12 15 0 15 15 20 35
2012-13 10 0 10 8 10 18
TOTAL 105 3 108 200 168 368

 

(i)

Percentage   Men, who could get self/ wage employment since inception up to 31.03.2013      Formal               =      85%
Non- Formal     =      80%

(ii)

Percentage   Women  who could get self/ wage   employment since  inception up to   31.03.2013      Formal               =      –
Non- Formal     =      84%

 

 
DISABILITY   – WISE BREAKUP OF PWDs ADMITTED TO FORMAL AND NON-FORMAL PROGRAMMES YEAR WISE   :-

 

Formal Programme

Non – Formal programme

Year

OH

HI

VI

MR

OH

HI

VI

MR

M

W

M

W

M

W

M

W

M

W

M

W

M

W

M

W

2000-01

 

2001-02

24

1

15

4

 

2002-03

24

1

20

5

 

2003-04

24

17

4

 

2004-05

25

30

28

1

 

2005-06

25

34

22

 

4

2006-07

21

1

71

41

3

4

3

2

2007-08

24

1

36

15

4

3

1

2008-09

18

1

5

0

1

0

0

0

21

15

2

2

0

0

0

0

2009-10

17

2

3

0

1

0

0

0

50

30

1

6

0

1

1

1

2010-11

14

1

1

23

17

2

3

2011-12

11

2

1

1

1

0

0

0

18

27

2

6

0

0

0

2

2012-13

4

1

1

0

10

5

1

1

3

0

TOTAL

231

8

10

2

5

1

0

0

345

213

16

19

3

1

14

6

* OH=   Orthopedically Handicapped:

HI =Hearing and Speech  Impaired:

VI =Visually Impaired

 

MR = Mentally Retarded 
 
The whole expenditure on the training ( Formal & Non- formal ) is made from the yearly grant received from the Govt. of India.