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 ‘15,000″ and “20,000” to “100,000”.
“FUNERAL GRANT”, has been enhanced from “12,000” to “50,000”.
“EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP” for Primary to Secondary School Certificate or Rs.5,000/-P.A or equivalent level;
(ii) Higher Secondary School Certificate Rs.10,000/- 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 ‘1950″ to “5000” and 2550″ to “7500”.