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Employment Schemes

MGNREGA
Eligibility
 
  • Should be an Indian Citizen
  • Any person who is above the age of 18 and resides in rural areas is entitled to apply for work
Benefits
 
  • Any applicant is entitled to work within 15 days, subject to a limit of 100 days per household per year.
  • Wage rate has been revised as per rules and policies
Deen Dayal Upadhyaya-Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY)
Eligibility
 
  • Should be an Indian Citizen
  • Between the ages of 15 and 35 years,  eligible for the training programs.
  • For women and other vulnerable groups like persons with disabilities, the upper age limit is relaxed to 45 years
Benefits
 
  • Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY) aims to skill rural youth who are poor and provide them with jobs having regular monthly wages or above the minimum wages
 
Deen Dayal Updhyaya Antyodaya Yojana (DDUAY)
Eligibility
 
  • Any Indian citizen intending to get trained on skills
Benefits
 
  • The scheme aims to enhance skills and self-business by financing and supporting the poor.
PM SVANidhi
Eligibility
 
  • Should be an Indian Citizen
  • Street vendors in possession of Certificate of Vending / Identity Card issued by Urban Local Bodies (ULBs);
  • The vendors, who have been identified in the survey but have not been issued Certificate of Vending / Identity Card
Benefits
 
  • To facilitate Working capital loan up to Rs.10,000.
  • To Incentivise regular repayment.
Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)
Eligibility
  • Should be an Indian Citizen
  • 12th class dropouts or 10th pass students can enroll in PMKVY to develop their skill set.
  • Age between 18-45 years
Benefits
  • Create an ecosystem for the youth to make informed choices on the available skilling avenues.
  • Provide support to youth for skill training and certification.
  • Promote sustainable Skill Centres for greater participation of private sector.
Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP)
Eligibility
  • Should be an Indian Citizen
  • Any individual, above 18 years of age.
  • At least VIII standard pass for projects costing above Rs.10 lakh in the manufacturing sector and above Rs. 5 lakh in the business / service sector
Benefits
  • Scheme for providing financial assistance to set up new enterprises