SJETA disburses scholarship money

ITANAGAR, Jul 30: The department of social justice, empowerment & tribal affairs (SJETA) on Monday released the pre-matric and post-matric scholarships worth Rs 31,72,93,800.
There are 1607 pre-matric beneficiaries, and 10682 post-matric ones in the state. The scholarships were disbursed though the PFMS mode and directly transferred to the accounts of the beneficiaries.
Informing about this, an SJETA official urged those students who have not submitted Form-A to the department to submit it, along with their bank account and Aadhaar details, by 10 August in order to avail the scholarship.
Meanwhile, a team of the All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU) on Monday met the director of the SJETA in connection with the students’ stipend.
The AAPSU team, led by its vice-president Tayuk Sonam, thanked the director for releasing the students’ stipend as committed to the union.
The AAPSU said that the department has extended the date of submission of Form-A till 10 August through both offline and online modes.
The form can be downloaded from the website and the filled-up form can also be mailed to, the AAPSU said, and advised the students do it before the set date.