At Newsx24, we believe in the transformative power of education. In line with this commitment, we are thrilled to introduce you to the Haryana Cheerag Scheme, a beacon of hope for students seeking quality education in private schools.
In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into the intricate details of this initiative, shedding light on its origins, eligibility criteria, benefits, and how to apply. Join us on a journey to empower young minds through education.
The Haryana Cheerag Scheme, launched on 1st July 2022, stands as a testament to the Haryana Government’s dedication to education. The name “Cheerag” itself embodies the spirit of this initiative, which stands for “Chief Minister Equal Education Relief Assistance And Grant Scheme.” Administered by the Department of Elementary Education, Haryana Government, this scheme aims to provide a level playing field for students from all walks of life.
Benefits of the Scheme
Free Education in Private Schools
One of the most remarkable aspects of the Cheerag Scheme is the opportunity it presents for students to receive a free education in private schools. This initiative covers students from Class 3rd to Class 12th, effectively removing the financial barrier that often hinders access to quality education.
Under the Cheerag Scheme, the Haryana Government generously covers the fees for selected students in private schools. The fee structure is as follows:
- Class 3rd to Class 5th: Rs. 700/- per Month
- Class 6th to Class 8th: Rs. 900/- per Month
- Class 9th to Class 12th: Rs. 1100/- per Month
The scheme’s eligibility criteria are designed to ensure that the benefits reach those who need them the most:
- Residency: Students must be permanent residents of Haryana.
- Income Limit: The annual family income should not exceed Rs. 1,80,000/-.
- Parental Employment: Parents of the student should not be in government service.
- Previous Schooling: Students seeking admission in private schools must have passed their previous class from a government school.
How to Apply
Applying for the Haryana Cheerag Scheme is a straightforward process:
- Obtain the Cheerag Scheme Application Form from any listed private school.
- Carefully fill out the application form.
- Attach all the required documents, including residence proof, child’s Aadhar card, birth certificate, caste certificate (if applicable), parents’ Aadhar card or voter ID, school leaving certificate from the previous school, income certificate, and a passport-size photo of the child.
- Submit the completed application form along with the documents to the office of the private school where the student wishes to enroll.
- The school admission authorities will review the applications and documents.
- The names of selected students under the Cheerag Scheme will be uploaded on the MIS Portal by the school authorities.
- Parents will receive an SMS notification if their child is selected for admission.
Important Forms and Links
To facilitate the application process, here are some important forms and links:
- Haryana Cheerag Scheme 2023-2024 Application Form
- Haryana Department of Secondary Education Website
- Haryana Department of Elementary Education Website
- List of Eligible Private Schools under Haryana Cheerag Scheme 2023-2024
- Haryana Cheerag Scheme 2023-2024 Guidelines
For any queries or assistance, please reach out to the following contact information:
- Haryana Department of Secondary Education Helpline Number: 0172-2560269
- Haryana Department of Elementary Education Helpline Number: 0172-2560453
- Haryana Department of Secondary Education Helpdesk Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Haryana Department of Elementary Education Helpdesk Email: email@example.com
- Department of Secondary Education, Haryana Government, Plot Number 1/B, Shiksha Sadan, Sector 5, Panchkula, Haryana – 134109
In conclusion, the Haryana Cheerag Scheme is a shining example of the government’s commitment to providing quality education to all, regardless of financial constraints. At Newsx24, we wholeheartedly support this initiative and encourage eligible students to take advantage of this opportunity to shapetheir future through education. A brighter tomorrow starts with quality education today, and the Cheerag Scheme is here to make that dream a reality.