Dr BR Ambedkar Scholarship Scheme 2016 for brilliant students of 10th and 12th Class
On the 125th Birth Jayanti of Dr. BR Ambedkar, the Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal announced Dr BR Ambedkar Scholarship Scheme 2016 for meritorious students of 10th and 12th Class. Financially weak Students who are studying in 10th and 12th class, they have great opportunity to get this scholarship. Candidates who will be selected for Dr BR Ambedkar Scholarship Scheme 2016, will get scholarship carrying prize money of Rs. one lac and Rs. 1.5 lac respectively from all the districts. This decision have been taken in the meeting of 125th Dr. BR Ambedkar Janam Shatabdai Utsav Committee. Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal will activate this scholarship scheme for Punjab on the birth anniversary of Dr. Ambedkar at Phagwara on April 14,2016.
10th and 12th class scholarship scheme for 125 brilliant students
A decision have been taken in the meeting of meeting of 125th Dr. BR Ambedkar Janam Shatabdai Utsav Committee to celebrate Birth Jayanti of Dr. BR Ambedkar. 125 Students from government school who are topper and financial weak, those students will get “Dr. BR Ambedkar Scholarship” carrying prize money of Rs. one lac and Rs. 1.5 lac respectively from all the districts.Committee will prepare a detailed schedule for organizing the seminars in this state and various top universities of Punjab. Punjabi university, Patiala would organize the seminar dedicated to the 125th Dr. BR Ambedkar Birth Jayanti in July, 2016.
- Name of the Notification : Dr BR Ambedkar Scholarship Scheme 2016
- Scholarship scheme for : 10th and 12th Students
- Scholarship amount : 1 Lac and 1.5 Lac
- State level function Venue : Dr. Ambedkar at Phagwara
- Function Date : April 14, 2016
Dr BR Ambedkar Scholarship Scheme 2016: Mr. Badal also asked the Departments of Higher Education and Schools Education to also hold declamation contests, quiz and paper reading competitions on the life and works of Dr. Ambedkar to motivate the students.
SPECIAL MERIT AWARDS FOR GIRL STUDENTS
After first three positions of merit, the next three girl students securing the highest marks in each stream would be given a special Award @ Rs.20,000/- each. This is in addition to the other Awards in order to encourage girl students.
Chief of Guest and Main Authorities who were present in meeting of Dr BR Ambedkar Scholarship Scheme 2016
Speaker: Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Dr Charanjit Singh Atwal
Cabinet Minister: Sohan Singh Thandal
Chief Parliamentary Secretary: Som Parkash
State BJP President: Kamal Sharma
MLAs : Bibi Jagir Kaur, SS Phillaur
Chairman 125th Dr. BR Ambedkar Janam Shatabdai Utsav Committee: Inder Iqbal Singh Atwal Singh
Chairman Punjab State Backward Classes Commission: Prof Kirpal Singh Bandugar
Chairman Punjab State Schedule Caste: Commission Rajesh Bagha
Chairman Dalit Bhalai Board: Vijay Danav
Chairman Punjab State Safai Karamchari Commission: Rajkumar Atikaye
Principal Secretary Cultural Affairs: Anjali Bhawra
Special Principal Secretary to CM: KJS Cheema
Secretary Higher Education: Anurag Verma
Director Information & Public Relations: Dr Senu Duggal, DPI (Secondary Education) BS Dhol
Director Cultural Affairs: NPS Randhawa