National Minorities Development & Finance Corporation (NMDFC)

National Minorities Development & Finance Corporation

NMDFC (National Minorities Development & Finance Corporation) was incorporated on 30th September 1994. It was established to promote economic activities in the backward minorities. It is functioning under the administrative control of the MMA (Ministry of Minority Affairs). Hence its main function is to promote the developmental and economic activities for the benefit of the … Read moreNational Minorities Development & Finance Corporation (NMDFC)

Maulana Azad Education Foundation (MAEF)


Maulana Azad Education Foundation (MAEF) is an autonomous body which comes under the Ministry of Minority Affairs. It promotes education amongst the educationally backward minorities. It is fully funded by the government of India. The body of Maulana Azad Education Foundation consists of 15 members out of which nine members are nominated by the President … Read moreMaulana Azad Education Foundation (MAEF)

Seekho Aur Kamao scheme for minorities

seekho aur kamao

Seekho Aur Kamao scheme is for skill development of minorities. It is a government initiative and operated by the union ministry of minority affairs. In the large young population, only 10% are labour forces in which 8% informally and 2% formally have vocational skills. Objectives of Seekho Aur Kamao To bring down the unemployment rate … Read moreSeekho Aur Kamao scheme for minorities

Scheme of ‘Pre-Matric Scholarship’ for Minority Communities Students

Pre-Matric Scholarship

This program was announced by the Prime Minister in June 2006. This scheme launched for the welfare of minorities. It is the implementation of the pre-matric scheme for meritorious students from minority communities. Objective The pre-matric scholarship will encourage parents to send their children to school from minority communities. So this scheme helps them to … Read moreScheme of ‘Pre-Matric Scholarship’ for Minority Communities Students

Jan Shikshan Sansthan

Jan Shikshan Sansthan

Jan Shikshan Sansthan (JSSs) is a scheme which comes under the scheme of Support to Voluntary Agencies for Adult Education and Skill Development. These are formed to provide vocational training to neo-literate, non-literate as well as school dropouts through recognizing their skills. The Scope of Jan Shikshan Sansthan Work The scope of work of this … Read moreJan Shikshan Sansthan

Scheme of Post Matric Scholarships for Scheduled Castes

Scholarships for Scheduled Castes

Objective Scholarships for Scheduled Castes provide financial help to the scheduled cast students at post-secondary or post matriculation stage to enable them to continue their education. Hence it is beneficiary to SC students. Eligibility & conditions Scholarships are for the Indian citizens Scholarships for the students whose guardian/parent’s does not exceed Rs. 2,50,000 per annum … Read moreScheme of Post Matric Scholarships for Scheduled Castes

Pradhan Mantri Jan Vikas Karyakram

Pradhan Mantri Jan Vikas Karyakram

CCEA (Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs) has accepted the proposal for restricting and renaming of MsDP (Multi-sectoral Development Programme) as PMJVK (Pradhan Mantri Jan Vikas Karyakram). The main object of this scheme is to address development shortages in identified minority concentration areas. Therefore the identification of these places will be done in the presence of … Read morePradhan Mantri Jan Vikas Karyakram

State resource centre scheme (SRC)

state resourse centre

The SRCs are ordered to provide technical and academic resource support to adults. So it helps to continue the education through production and development of material and training modules. Therefore state resource centres are founded to conduct environmental and motivational building, action research and monitoring and evaluation. Scope of work Preparation of teaching, training and … Read moreState resource centre scheme (SRC)