Brief Explanation about the Department

In Response to Hon'ble Sri. L.G.Havnur Report, this Department is established for upliftment of Backward Class People in respect of Education, Economic & Social backwardness for the help of backward class students. This Department is being running Pre & Post metric hostels and as well as Ashram Schools and Morarji Desai Residential schools. Apart from running hostels and Residential Schools, this Department is giving Scholarship to Pre-metric & Post-metric stundets as well as Fee Concession to the students of BPL Families.

Important Statistics

Sl. No Taluk
Pre-metric Hostels
Post-metric Hostels
Ashrama Schools
Morarji Desai Res. School
Navodaya Resi., School
Tailoring Training Centres
Hostels Students Hostels Students Hostels Students Hostels Students Hostels Students Hostels Students
1
Ballari
08
410
08
802
01
25
05
1250
-
-
01
20
2
Hadagali
06
490
01
100
-
-
01
250
01
250
-
-
3
H.B.Halli
11
725
01
100
-
-
01
100
-
-
01
20
4
Hospet
04
275
05
555
01
25
01
100
-
-
-
-
5
Kudligi
09
870
03
300
02
100
01
250
-
-
-
-
6
Sandur
05
305
01
100
-
-
01
250
-
-
-
-
7
Siruguppa
07
525
03
259
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Total
50
3600
22
2216
04
150
10
2200
01
200
01
40

Services Provided by the Department

  1. Maintenance of Pre & Post Metric Hostels.
  2. Grant-in-Aid Hostels and Orphanages.
  3. Tailoring training Centres.
  4. Ashrama School for Nomadic & Semi-Nomadic Students.
  5. Pre & Post metric Scholarships.
  6. Extra boarding & lodging charges for Category I Students.
  7. Fee Concession.
  8. Stipend for Type writing & Stenography.
  9. Stipend to Law Graduates.
  10. Stipend for ITI/Diploma for Minority Students.
  11. Grants for Minorities Shadi Mahal & Construction of Hostel buildings.

Information about Beneficiary Oriented Schemes

I) Maintenance of Pre-metric, Post-metric Hostels & Private Grant in aid Pre-metric & Post-metric hostels :

a) Pre-metric boys & girls hostels and Private Pre-metric grant in aid hostel

There are 50 Pre-metric hostels in the district with a total strength of 3600, these students are provided with the boarding charges @Rs. 750p.m, Per boarder, free uniform @Rs.450, hair cutting charges, bedding material & text books. There are Seven Backward classes Grant in aid hostels & 4 Minority Grant in aid hostels with Sanctioned strength 435 students.

b) Post-metric boys & girls hostel and Private Post-metric grant in aid hostel

There are 22 Post-metric hostels and 2 Private grant in aid Post metric hostel, the total sanctioned strength of govt post-metric hostel is 2216, they are benefited with Free boarding & food expenses @ monthly of Rs 850 per student.
For the Private grant in aid Post-metric hostel the Sanctioned strength is 84 and they are provided with the Free boarding & food expenses at the cost of Rs 600/ Per month, Per student.

II) Maintenance of existing Tailoring Centers and Opening of new Tailoring centers for Women:

Two Tailoring centers are functioning in the District, one in Ballari & another in H.B.Halli (Tq), Every year 20 women are trained in each centre , they are paid monthly stipend of Rs 300 and free sewing machines are given to them after completion of the training and passed the examination

III) Nomadic and Semi Nomadic Ashram Schools

There are 4 Nomadic & Semi Nomadic ashram Schools in Ballari District, in which the total sanctioned strength is 150, In this School the admission is for the students who are studying in class 1 to 4th they are provided with free boarding, food expenses, & also given free uniform, text books, hair cutting charges & bedding materials..

IV) Private Grant in aid Orphanage hostels

There are 5 Private Grant in aid Orphanage hostels , In these Orphanages the students who are Orpahns are admitted, the monthly Expenses Of Rs 350/ Per student, Per month is provided the total Sanctioned Strength is 268.

V) Pre-metric & Post-metric Scholarships

Pre-metric Scholarship: Pre-metric Scholarship is sanctioned at the rate of Rs. 75 Per annum for the Students studying in the standards 5th to 7th , and at the rate of Rs. 500 per student in standards 8th to 10th .

Post-metric Scholarships: Post-metric Scholarship at Rs. 300 Per student, per annum for General courses and Rs. 400 & Rs. 500 Per student, Per annum for those who are studying in General PG courses , Technical & Professional courses. .

VI) Extra Boarding & Lodging for Category –I students and others:

In this Scheme the students who belong to category – 1, 2a, 2b,3a,3b students with a monthly stipend of Rs. 200 P.m is benefited .

VII) Fee Concession & Stipend for Type Writing & Stenography

Fee Concession: Under this Scheme, the students whose annual income does not exceed Rs. 44500/and 2.00 lakshs for cat-1 per annum is benefited, about 23220 will be benefited.

Stipend for Type writing & Stenography: Under this, 50 students will be benefited with a monthly stipend of Rs. 50 per month.

VIII) Stipend to Law Graduates

In this Scheme the Stipend of Rs. 1000 per month for each Law Graduate for four years is sanctioned under this Scheme

IX)Stipend for ITI/Diploma for minorities students

In this Students of minorities who are studying courses like ITI/Diploma are benefited with a monthly stipend of Rs. 150 per month for each student for 10 months & the Income should not exceed Rs. 15000 per annum

 

Whom to contact

Sl.No
Contact Officer's Designation
For What
1

District Officer, Backward Classes & Minorities Department.

For District Level Information.
2

Executive Officer, Taluk Panchayath

For Respective Taluk Level Information.

Contact Numbers

Officer
STD Code
Phone Number
District BCM Officer
08392
275751