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VSA Schemes

 

 

VSA Scheme(Voluntary Service Allowance Schemes)

The objective of the scheme is to provide financial support to eligible educated unemployed youth aged between 26 to 37 years . In exchange for VSA , beneficiaries may have to render b12  hours of service per week. VSA support  is given for three years , with the expectation that by the end of this period , the beneficiary will have found a suitable employment.

Eligibility Criteria

1

Educational qualification of matriculation and above.

2

Age of 26 years or have not exceeded the age of 37 years on Jan 1st in the year of application.

3 Compulsory Registration with DECC.
4

Annual household income does not exceed Rs 150000/- from all sources

VSA is distributed by monthly direct Bank deposit depending upon the qualification of the candidates in the following manner.

1

Rs 600/- per month for 10th passed

2

Rs 650/- per month for 12th passed

3

Rs 700/- per month for 12th passed and ITI /other equivalent qualification

4

 Rs 850/- per month for 12th passed+ professional qualification( 3 years diploma from a recognized polytechnic institution)

5

Rs 1000/- per month for Graduates.

6

Rs 1200/- per month for Post-Graduates and Engineering /Medical Graduates and equivalent in the field of computer science, technology and Education.

(An additional Rs 50/- per month is granted to qualifying women candidates)