The AP government has sanctioned AP Kapu Post Matric Scholarships for Kapu, Telaga, Balija and Ontari caste students. Students who are studying Intermediate, Degree, P.G. and Professional Courses w.e.f the academic year 2017- 18 are eligible to apply. All eligible students can apply @ https://jnanabhumi.ap.gov.in.
The Government released G.O.MS.No. 40 Dated: 21-12-2017, after examining the proposals, had ordered the B.C Welfare Department and Kapu Corporation to take further steps to implement the scholarships from 2017-18. It has been suggested that the scholarships should be granted each month at par BC students.
For students studying Engineering, Medicine, MBA, MCA, CPL, PG, Ph.D., M.Phil, CA, ICWA, Polytechnic and GNM Courses will get Rs.429 per month. Degree students will get Rs.240 per month. Inter, ITI and Vocational Courses students will get Rs.182 per month.
Earlier in 2016, the government has issued guidelines for implementation of Scholarship Programme for the economically backward Kapu students in AP.
In 2017, the APWKWDC Ltd has sent a proposal to the government for sanction of PMS at par with B.C.Students. APWKWDC Ltd has also requested the govt to entrust the implementation of scholarships programme to BC Welfare Dept. The BC Welfare Department is implementing Students Scholarships Programme for Backward Classes/EBCs through Jnanabhumi portal. The Dept of BC Welfare has necessary manpower.
In November 2017, the B.C.Welfare has proposed for sanction of Post Matric Scholarships and implementation of the Reimbursement of Tuition Fee to the Kapu students. The BC Welfare will disburse the scholarships from the financial year 2017-18 from the Kapu Corporation funds.
The AP Govt has ordered that the RTF to the Kapu, Telaga, Balija and Ontari caste students shall be implemented under EBC category. The BC Dept will release the scholarships to Kapu students from the Kapu Corporation funds w.e.f. The financial year 2017-18.
AP Kapu Post Matric Scholarships from 2017-18
|Group||Course||Day Scholar (per month)|
|Group I||Engineering, Medicine, MBA, MCA, CPL||429|
|Group II||P.G., M.Phil, Ph.D., CA, ICWA, Polytechnic, GNM||429|
|Group VI||Intermediate, ITI, Vocational, MPHW||182|
Visit https://jnanabhumi.ap.gov.in or www.kapucorp.ap.gov in for more information. The application activates soon.