August 31, 2017

Sreekanth B

Financial Assistance to Disabled Child of Ex Servicemen

This scholarship is awarded to children of ESM, suffering from 100% disability caused naturally, through accident or through disease. It is awarded through Kendriya Sainik Board which looks after the resettlement and rehabilitation of ESM (Ex-Servicemen)/ widows and their dependants.



The following is the eligibility criteria:
  • Only Legitimate children of ESM/ Widow can apply
  • ESM rank should be of Havildar or equivalent of Navy/ Air Force and below
  • The child should be 100% disabled
  • The child should not be currently enrolled in any other disability benefit from any other official agency
  • The child should be recommended by the respective Zila Sainik Board (ZSB)

100% Differently-abled children of ESM (Ex-Servicemen), Rank- Havildar or equivalent of Navy/ Air Force and below


INR 1000 per month


Step 1: Click on the Apply online Website to begin the registration process

Step 2: Upload your image in jpeg/jpg/gif/png format (image should be less than 1 MB)

Step 3: Enter your personal details

Step 4: Enter details related to service in armed forces- like Ex-Serviceman I.D. card,type of service of ESM, rank of ESM,concerned RSB, ZSB with which ESM is registered, Aadhar card number, date of enrollment, date of discharge, etc. This completes part 1 of the application

Step 5: Part 2 of the application has residencial details and bank account details which need to be filled

Step 6: Enter the verification code required to submit the form

Step 7: After submission of the form, please follow the further steps as instructed on the website

 Last Date: Dec 31, 2017


List of Documents:

The following documents duly attested by ZSWO must be submitted along with the only application form
  • Recommendation from Zila Sainik Welfare Officer (ZSWO)
  • Photocopy of discharge book (with child's entry on it)
  • ESM and dependent identity card issued by ZSB
  • 100% disability certificate issued by Military / Govt hospital
  • Bank account details(in PNB/SBI only) and IFS Code
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