Snehapoorvam Scholarship 2018
Kerala Social Security Mission -a charitable Society Sponsored by Social Justice Department, Government of Kerala announces the Snehapoorvam Scholarship 2018 to provide financial assistance to Orphans
link for the online application: http://kssm.ikm.in/
Snehapoorvam scholarship is for the students whose father or mother or both have passed away.
The scholarship amount is from Rs.3000/- to Rs.10,000/- every year. Snehapoorvam scholarship is sponsored by the Social Security Mission of the State Govt as fincancial assistance for education to the students whose father or mother or both have expired. It is Rs.3000/- every year for children below 5 years and for students studying from 1st to 5th standard. From 6th to 10th standard students would get Rs.5000/- a year and it is Rs.7000/- for students studying in plus two or equivalency courses. Rs.10000/- is given as scholarship for students of degree or professional degree courses.
This privilege is available for the students of govt or aided institutions only. Students studying in orphanages are not eligible to apply for this scholarship. Among the applicants, the BPL category would be given priority. ( certificate and copy of ration card should be produced ) In the case of APL category, the annual income should not exceed Rs.20,000/- and for those dwelling in cities, it can be up to Rs.22,000/. The income certificate from the revenue officer should be produced as a proof of this. A join account of students in their name and their parents’ in any of the nationalized banks is must. The copy of pass book where the photos of both of them (join account holders) are pasted should be attached with the application. The copy of Aadhar card of the students also be submitted along with the application.
The application can be submitted with necessary documents in the institution of study. The head of the institution should verify this before uploading for online submission of the application. Children below 5 years can submit their applications recommended by the District Child Welfare Committee in person. The last date for submission of applications is October 31st, 2018.