This scheme by Government of West Bengal to provide scholarship to Unmarried Female Students having joint family income less than 1,20,000/-annually, started in 2013. There are two category of scholarships K1 and K2. All the students having age 13years to upto 18years are eligible to apply for K1 and all the students having age greater than 18years and within 19years are eligible to apply for K2.A student can get maximum Rs. 25,000/- (one time grant) under K2 in a year and can get Rs. 750/- (every year) under K1 in a year
Vijaygarh Jyotish Ray College has started the implementation of this scheme since 2013-14. Many bonafide girl students of our college, who applied for this scheme, belong to poor families and cherish a desire to continue their studies. The support of the Kanyasree fund is highly required to reduce the dropout rate.
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