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Micro Credit Scheme: Persons with Disability can avail special Loans for Self-employment

The National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC) was established to promote development activities of Persons with Disabilities by providing financial assistance like loans and grants for self-employment. Persons with Disabilities need small loans to sustain their existing employment or start something new. That is why the NHFDC has launched ...

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Students from Minority Communities can Now Avail Special Scholarship

The Ministry of Minority Affairs, central government, provides Merit-cum-Means Scholarship to students belonging to Minority communities (Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, and Farsi) based on the State wise population of these communities. Every year 20000 scholarships are distributed to the students. Financial assistance is provided to students to pursue degree and/or ...

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SSS- Subsidized loans for OBC Community

Swayam Saksham Scheme The Other Backward Classes (OBC) comprise about almost half of India’s total population and is permitted to 27% of job reservation by Government of India but have been at times subjected to exclusion.  In a bid to instill confidence and self-employment, the Swayam Saksham Scheme has been ...

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