Education Scholarship Scheme

  • Education Entitlement Card : Battle Casualties (Killed/Injured). Education Entitlement Card facilities were admissible to the children of Armed Forces personnel killed/missing or permanently disabled in 1962,1965,1971 Wars, OP PAWAN and OP MEGHDOOT. The same have now been extended to children of such pers of all post MEGHDOOT Operations in India and abroad including Counter Insurgency Operations introduced wef Aug 2003. All widows/JCO/OR may be advised to apply for availing facilities accordingly. Education facilities applicable for wards of Physical/Battle Casualties including disabled/ Ex-Servicemen are shown in table below.
  • Eucational Scholarship for Children of Physical Casualties (Death in harness). This facility is also applicable to children of JCO/OR who died in harness. They should also apply to Record Office at the end of every academic year. Application forms are available with all Zilla Sainik Welfare Offices.
Ser No Name of Scholarship Processing Agencies Applicability Rates of Scholarship Remarks Authority
1 Education Concession AG/CW-3 Upto 1st degree course Full tuition fee + hostel charges, cost of books
Rs 250/-pa.Cost of uniformRs 810/-. Clothing
Rs 250/-
Killed/disabled during 1962,1971, OP PAWAN and OP MEGHDOOT Min of Def letter No 9(i)/90/Edn Concession/D(GS-II) dt 14 May 90 & Contingent bill (Attached)
2 BMA AG/CW-7 VI to XII, Graduation Post Graduation Engr, Med, MBA, CA Rs 1000-2000 pa
Rs 2200-2600 pa
Rs 2800-3000 pa
Rs 4000/- pa
Children of disabled ex-servicemen and servicemen who die in harness. Application forms (Attached)
3 ESSA and Gem & Jewellery AG/CW-9 Cl I to V VI to XII Graduation Post Graduation Rs 600/- pa Rs 800/- pa Rs 1500/- pa Rs 5000/- pa For children of serving personnel Appendix 'B' & 'C' to SAO 2/2003 Application forms (attached)
4 Army Education Scholarship AG/CW-9 All classes Free education For wards of BCs and disabled soldiers (invalided out) studying in Army Schools/Army Public Schools Army HQ AG's Br letter No B/45763/ AWES/ CW-9 dt 11 May 2000.
5 TATA, Express Publications, NDTV, PEPSICO, Rotary Club Delhi, Mahindra & IDRF AG/R&W Section AHQ Cl I to XII Graduation Post Graduation Professional Existing
Rs 8000-10000
Rs 15000 - 20000
Rs 20000 - 40000/- (Under revision)
For wards of killed/ disabled soldiers of various ops and soldiers whose death is attributable to military service. Application forms (attached)
6 AWWA AG /AWWA V to VIIII X to XII College Rs 50/- pm Rs 100/- pm Rs 200/- pm Upto two children (age 10-20 yrs) of Army pers who die in service (peace time). Application forms (attached)
7 RM Discretionary Fund KSB West Block-IV, RK Puram, New Delhi-66 Cl I to XII Rs 100/- pm per child upto 3 children For children of ex-servicemen and widows. For any quarries contact tele No 6188098 or 6715250
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