Government of the Punjab, Service and General Administration Department has issued notification regarding revised rates of Marriage Grant and Education Scholarship out of benevolent fund. Details are as under:
“MARRIAGE GRANT”, has been enhanced from ‘40,000″ and “50,000” to “150,000”.
“FUNERAL GRANT”, has been enhanced from “20,000” to “50,000”.
“EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP” for Primary to Secondary School Certificate or Rs.20,000/-P.A or equivalent level;
(ii) Higher Secondary School Certificate Rs.50,000/- P.A including Diploma, Bachelors, Masters, or equivalent level.
Note: The educational scholarship shall not be admissible beyond sixteen years of education and to those receiving stipend or internship fee.
In case of a retired or in-service Government servant:
grant may be admissible to not more than two children of a Government servant who has or have passed all the subjects of Secondary School Certificate or post-Secondary School Certificate examination from a
recognized Board of Examination or University securing at least sixty percent aggregate marks.
“MONTHLY GRANT”, has been enhanced from ‘5250″ to “10000” and 9000″ to “15000” and from “12000” to “20000”