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Scholarship for wards of BSF serving and deceased personnel

Srl No. Name of ScholarshipEligibilityAmount Admissible
01DG's merit Scholarship for wards of serving and deceased personnelFor class XIIth pass students. Total number of schoalarship - 300.Rs. 15,000/-
02The BSF Golden Jubilee Scholarship for wards of BSF serving personnelFor class XIIth pass students. Total number of schoalarship - 15.Rs. 15,000/-
03Prime Minister ScholarshipFor class XIIth pass students.@ Rs.2000/-per month for Boy
@ Rs.2000/-per month for Girl
04Scholarship through Sarojini Damodaran Foundation (SDF) for wards of BSF MartyrsChildren stydying from Ist to IVth Standard.@ Rs.500/-per month
Children stydying from Vth to VIIth Standard.@ Rs.750/-per month
Children stydying from VIIthto XIIth Standard.@ Rs.1000/-per month
05Sharwan Tandon Scholarship for the wards of BSF WidowsFor XIIth class (Science Stream)@ Rs.2500/-
For XIIth Class (Arts & Commerce Stream).@ Rs.2000/-
For MBBS@ Rs.4000/-
For BE@ Rs.2000/-

Various welfare funds for BSF personnel

Srl No. Name of FundPurpose of fund
01Welfare Fund
  • To provide Bn entertrainment
  • Reimbursement of cost of spectacle charges & denture.
  • Special Diet for sports personnel /TB patients.
  • To provide compensation in lieu of injury to BSF personnel while on bonafide duty.
02Loan Fund
  • To provide loan upto the rank of Insp upto maximum of three month pay with nominal interest @6.25%.
03Distress Fund
  • 10 nos SRF quarters at Kolkata have been alloted to NOKs of deceased personnel.
04Education Fund
  • Financial Assistance for education to wards of BSF serving personnel.
05Contributory Ben Fund
  • Rs. 10,000/- paid to retirees on 20 years & above service and Rs. 20,000/- to retirees above 25 years service
  • Financial Assistance of Rs.50,000/- paid to NOKs of deceased BSF personnel.
06Special Relief Fund
  • Financial Assistance as immediate relief of Rs.20,000/- paid to NOKs of deceased BSF personnel.
  • Financial Assistance for education to the wards of deceased BSF personnel @ Rs. 1000/- pm. to day scholar and @ Rs.1500/- pm to boarding student.
  • Financial Assistance for two daughter,s/siter marriage of deceased BSF personnel- Rs.1,00,000/- each.
  • For medical treatment of jawans and their dependants @ 20% to 50% advance of estimated cost of treatment.

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