The Government is implementing various welfare schemes for the educational, economic and social upliftment of the Backward Classes,Most Backward Classes, Denotified Communities and Minorities.The Government provides scholarship,hostel facilities, bi-cycles for the educational advancement of students of these communities.The Government also runs Kallar Reclamation schools for the educational upliftment of the Piramalai Kallar Community. In order to promote livelihood opportunities of the poor of these communities, the Government implements schemes such as distribution of sewing machines, iron boxes, house sites and loan schemes through the Tamil Nadu Backward Classes Economic Development Corporation and the Tamil Nadu Minorities Economic Development Corporation. Further, the Government provides various social welfare assistance to the people of Narikuravar Community and Denotified Communities through the Welfare Boards constituted for the communities.
The Government is implementing three kinds of scholarship schemes of Government of india for the students belonging to religious Minorities viz/. Muslim, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist, Parsi and Jain studying from 1stStd to Professional Degree / Research level courses in Government / Government Aided and in all recognized private Institutions.
The details are as follows:
|Name of the Scholarships||Classes covered||Parent / Guardians Annual income limit||Sharing pattern of Funds|
|Prematric||Std. 1 to X||Rs. 1.00 Lakh||100% centre|
|Postmatric||Std. 11th to Ph.D||Rs. 2.00 Lakh||100% centre|
|Merit-Cum-Means Based||Professional / Technical Courses||Rs. 2.50 Lakh||100% centre|
Eligibility Criteria for availing Scholarship
- Students should have secured not less than 50% marks in the previous year final examination (except 1st,)
- 30% of Scholarships is earmarked to Girl students from out of the total physical target.
- Scholarship will be given to the students native of Tamil Nadu.
- Scholarhip will be sanctioned only for 2 Childern in a family.
- Students should not avail any other scholarship through Backward Class / Adidravidar Welfare / other Departments, Welfare Boards, etc., while applying of this scholarship.
|S.No.||Name of the Hostel||BC/MBC||Govt/Private||Allotment||Admitted No.of Students|
|1.||Backward classes boys Hotel Pongulur||BC||Govt||50||40|
|2.||Backward Classes boys hostel Palladam||BC||Govt||50||23|
|3.||Backward Classes boys hostel Udumalaipettai||BC||Govt||50||50|
|4.||Backward Classes boys hostel Kumaralingam||BC||Govt||50||44|
|5.||Backward Classes boys hostel Kangeyam||BC||Govt||50||50|
|6.||Backward Classes boys hostel Vellakovil||BC||Govt||50||44|
|7.||Backward Classes boys hostel Thayampalayam||BC||Govt||50||37|
|8.||Backward Classes boys hostel Dharapuram||BC||Govt||50||27|
|9.||Backward Classes boys hostel Kundam||BC||Govt||50||46|
|10.||Backward Classes boys hostel Elugamvalasu||BC||Govt||50||41|
|11.||Backward Classes boys hostel Chinnakkampatti||BC||Govt||50||32|
|12.||Backward Classes boys hostel Uthukkuli||BC||Govt||60||37|
|13.||Backward Classes Girls hostel Tiruppur||BC||Govt||50||50|
|14.||Backward Classes Girls hostel Udumalapettai||BC||Govt||50||33|
|15.||Backward Classes Girls hostel Kangeyam||BC||Govt||50||45|
|16.||Backward Classes Girls hostel Vellakovil||BC||Govt||50||50|
|17.||Backward Classes Girls hostel Dharapuram||BC||Govt||50||25|
|18||Most Backward Classes boys Madathukulam||MBC||Govt||50||31|
|19.||Most Backward Classes Girls Muthoor||MBC||Govt||50||37|
|20.||Most Backward Classes Girls Chinnakampatti||MBC||Govt||50||23|
|21.||DNC Hostel Boys Tiruppur||DNC||Private||50||20|
|22.||DNC Hostel Boys Avinashi||DNC||Govt||50||24|
|23.||College Backward Classes Boys Tiruppur||BC||Govt||120||120|
|24.||College Backward Classes Boys Udumalaipettai||BC||Govt||50||50|
|25.||College Backward Classes Boys Udumalaipettai||BC||Govt||100||68|