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Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare office


Head of Office   Designation

:

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer

Address

:

Ground Floor,
Collectorate, Thoothukudi

Phone No

:

0461 – 2340607


Educational Facilities
1. List of Schools

There are 13 Schools and 54 hostels for their educational development. They are as follows:

S.No

Details of Schools

ADW Schools

Total

1

Ele.Schools

10

10

2

Middle Schools

01

01

3

High Schools

02

02

4

Higher Secondary schools

-

-

 

Total

13

13


2. Total No.of Students studying in the A.D.W Schools

S.No

Details of Schools

Boys

Girls

Total

1

A.D.W. Schools

315

351

666


3. Details of hostels

S.No

Details of hostels

No.of hostels

Sanctioned Strength

1

A.D.W.Boys Hostel

26

1722

2

A.D.W.Girls Hostel

25

1476

3

I.T.I.Hostel

01

55

4

College hostel(Boys 2 Girls 1)

03

237

 

Total

55

3490


VARIOUS LINKS UNDER THE CONTROL OF ADW SPECIAL TAHSILDARS

S.No

Name

Office No.

1

Special Tahsildar(ADW)
Thoothukudi

0461-2340671

2

Special Tahsildar(ADW)
Kovilpatti

04632-235166

3

Special Tahsildar(ADW)
Thiruchendur

04639-245492


SCHOOLS

Assistance

Eligibility

Whom to be approached

Supply of Slates

All Students studying  in Ist std in Adidravidar Welfare Schools

Head Master of the School concerned

Supply of Text Books

All Students in Ist Std to 12th Std  in Adidravidar Welfare Schools

Head Master of the School concerned

Supply of Note Books

All Students in 3rd Std 10th in Adidravidar Welfare Schools

4th Std to 10th Std SC/ST/SC Converted Christian Students in General Schools

Head Master of the School concerned

 

Supply of Uniforms

All Students in 1st Std to 12th Ist in Adidravidar Welfare Schools

Head Master of the School concerned

Supply of Special Guides

All Students in 10th Std and 12th  Std  in Adidravidar Welfare Schools

Head Master of the School concerned

Free Bicycles

SC/ST/SC Converted to  Christian Girls & Boys Students  Studying in 11th Std in all  Schools

Head Master of the School concerned


HOSTELS

Benefits

Eligibility

Whom o be Approached

Free Boarding and lodging to the students upto Degree level.

Annual income limit Rs.100000/- Distance between the School and Residence should be more than 5 ks. (This does not apply for girls)

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer or Wardent of the Hostel, concerned

Uniforms

All Boarders studying upto XII the Standard

Hostel Warden

Special Guides

All Boarders studying std. X and XII Std.

Hostel Warden


ASSISTANCE TO THE CHILDREN OF THOSE ENGAGED IN UNCLEAN OCCUPATIONS

Standard   1 to 10th

Rs.1850/- Per Year

 


Benefits

Eligibility

Whom to be Approached

Postmatric Scholarships

Under this scheme all compulsorily payable fees and minor charges are sanctioned

 

Adidravidar  / Scheduled Tribe students studying in standards 11th and above.  Annual income upto Rs.200000/-

 

Head Master / College Principal/District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer

Maintenance Charges

Day Scholars

Hostellers

 

Rs.2350
Rs.3850

Head Master / College Principal/District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer


STATE GOVERNMENTS SPECIAL POSTMATRIC SCHOLASHIPS

Benefits

Eligibility

Whom to be Approached

All compulsory payable fees, examination fees, maintenance charges to Day Scholars and Hostellers

Those who are not eligible for Government of India Postmatic Scholarships and Adidravidar convers to Christianity are eligible.  Anaul income limt Rs.100000/-

Head Master / College Principal/District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer

Free Education

Special fee, examination fee to students studying in +1, +2 B.A., B.S.c., B.Com., and other Degree course are sanctioned

Those who are not eligible for Government of  India and State Scholarships and pursuing studies in regular (day) Colleges.  No income limit.

Head Master / College Principal/District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer

Granting of admission fees, Registration fees to Adidravidar / Scheduled Tribe / AD converted to Christian students who joined Degree, Post Graduate Degree, Professional Courses

Adi dravidar / Scheduled Tribe / AD converted toChristian students.

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer, Commissioner of AdidravidarWelfare, Chennai 5


GRANT OF STATE'S OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIP

Special Scholarship are sanctioned to hostellers. 

Adidravidar / Scheduled Tribe / AD convered christian Boarders of the hostels attached to the educations institutions and pursuing Degree post.

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer,

though the principal

Rs.6500/- and  Rs.7000/- P.A

Graduate / Professional courses

 


INCENTIVE / AWARD OF PRIZES

To create a spirit for competition in the minds of Adidravidar / Scheduled Tribe / AD converted Christian students in improving the standard of education a number of incentives are given. They are given below:

Benefits

Eligibility

Whom to be Approached

STATE LEVEL

  1. +1 Public Examination Rs.50000/-
  2. 10th Public Examination Rs.30000/-

 

 

 

One boy and One Girl each from Adidravidar / Scheduled Tribe Adidravidar Christians who have secured first mark.

 

 

Commssioner of Adidravidar Welfare, Chennai – 5

FOR SUBJECTS

C.  +2 Examination
            Rs.2000/-

 

One boy and One Girl each from Adidravidar / Scheduled Tribe Adidravidar Christians

 

Commssioner of Adidravidar Welfare, Chennai – 5

      D. 10th Std.
        ExaminiationRs.1000/-

 

One boy and One Girl each from Adidravidar / Scheduled Tribe Adidravidar Christians

 

Commssioner of Adidravidar Welfare, Chennai – 5

   District Level

 +2 Examination Rs.3000/-
10th standards
first Prize Rs.1000/-
Second Prize Rs.500/-
Third    Prize Rs.300/-

One boy and One Girl each from Adidravidar / Scheduled Tribe Adidravidar Christians who have secured first mark.

Commssioner of Adidravidar Welfare, Chennai – 5


GANDHI MEMORIAL AWARD

Benefits

Eligibility

Whom to be Approached

Two (One boy and One Girl) AD students in each district who have secured first rank in the 12th Std Public Examinations and continue their studies, for the subsequent five years Rs.1000/- P.A

AD(Hindu) students who have secured first rank in 12th Std.  exam in the District and continue their studies No income limit.

Commssioner of Adidravidar Welfare, Chennai – 5


GANDHI MEMORIAL AWARD

Benefits

Eligibility

Whom to be Approached

Two (One boy and One Girl) AD students in each district who have secured first rank in the 12th Std Public Examinations and continue their studies, for the subsequent five years Rs.1000/- P.A

AD(Hindu) students who have secured first rank in 12th Std.  exam in the District and continue their studies No income limit.

Commssioner of Adidravidar Welfare, Chennai – 5


MERIT CUM MEANS AWARD

Conditions and Prize amounts for grant of this award are as per the GandhiMemorial Award. This award is meant for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes and Adidravidar converted christians.

Chief Minister' s Award

Benefits

Eligibility

Whom to be Approached

First 1000 Boys and first 1000 girls amount Adidraivdar / Scheduled Tribes / Adidravidar Christians students who have passed 12th standard examination and continue their studies are given a sum os Rs.7500/- for 5 years.

Should find place in the list of first 1000 students who have passed 12th std public examination and who continue their studies in the District

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer


INCENTIVE TO AD / ST GIRL CHILDREN

Benefits

Eligibility

Whom to be Approached

To reduce the drop out rate among Adidravidar / ST girls Cash incentives are given to ST Girls in Stds III to V are given Rs.500/- P.A and Adidravidar Girls in VI Std are given Rs.1000/- P.A

AD / Scheduled Tribe Girls studying in III to VI Students

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer

Typewriting and Shorthand

Adidravidar / Sheduled Tribe / Adidravidar converted Christian

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer


ASSISTANCE TO LAWYERS FOR STARTING THEIR PRACTICING

A Sum of Rs.50000/- will be given as one time assistance to meet rent, cost of furniture, books etc, while starting their practice.

Only Hindu Adidravidars

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer / Commisioner ADW, Chennai -5


HOUSING AND OTHER SCHEMES

Benefits

Eligibility

Whom to be Approached

House sites are provided at free of cost

AD/ ST families who do not own a house or house sites. Annual income ceiling Rs. Towhship Rs.60000/- Villages Rs.40000/-

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer / Special Tahsildar(Adidravidar Welfare)

Housing Scheme

Houses are constructed and given to Adidravidars and Scheduled Tribes at free of cost under Indira Awas Yojana Schemes.

Adidravidar and Scheduled Tribes who do not own a house and has house sites patta.

Block Development Officers

Drinking Water facility
Providing of drinking water facilities to Adidravidar and  Sheduled Tribe Habitations,

Habitation without drinking water facilities.

Superintending Engineer TWAD Board / DADWO/Project Director, DRDA

Burial Ground: Provision of Burial grounds and pathways to burial grounds

Adidravidar and Scheduled  Tribes Habitation without these facilities

DADWO
Project Director DRDA

Link Road: Link Roads are provided connecting the Adidravidar / Scheduled Tribes habitation with the main roads / Villages

Habitation without link road

DADWO / BDO

Community Halls: Community halls are constructed in  Adidravidar habitation for conducting social functions like marriage etc

Habitation without these facilities.

DADWO / BDO

Assistance for funeral Rites

A sum of Rs.2500/- is given as subsidy for meeting expenses on funeral rites or poor Adidravidar  / Scheduled Tribes families

Annual Income Ceilling Rs.24000/-

Panchayat President / BDO/ Executive Officer Town Panchayat /Commssioner of Municipality / Corportation

Free Sewing Machine

Annul Income Ceiling Rs.40000/- minimum 6 months Tailoring Training Should be completed in approved training institution.  SC/ST/SC Converted Christian.

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer

Free Iron Box

Annual Income Ceiling Rs.40000/- issued to Puthirai Vannar Community

District Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Officer


ABOLITION OF BONDED LABOUR SYSTEM

Benefits

Eligibility

Whom to be Approached

Persons kept as bonded labour are released and rehabilitated by providing financial assistance to their as grant, tune of Rs.20000/- of this sum Rs.1000/- each will be given immediately.  Remaining (Rs.19000) amount will be given through various kinds.  Moreover house site pattas, houses under group housing scheme through IAY drinking water facility and Bank loan assistance also provided to them

Released bonded labour without any caste and creed

Collector / RDO / Sub Collector / DADWO Voluntary Organisations.

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