Name of the Scheme - Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme
Scheme Category – Education
Scheme Description - This scheme offers guaranteed annual returns of 9.2% and the minimum contribution is Rs. 1,000 in a year. This scheme is ideal for all those domestic workers who tend to take their daughters out of school due to lack of funds for her education. This scheme should ideally help them build funds for their daughters’ education or marriage plans.
It can be opened in the name of girl child by her parents or legal guardians. The girl child has to be below the age of 10 at the time of account opening. Multiple accounts per child CANNOT be opened. Only two accounts per family are allowed.
Procedure to apply for the scheme:
Important Facts to know about APY:
Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana Account Application form can be downloaded from various sources such as:
Compiled and Edited by Lead Optimist(PFA) - Syeda Ummay Husna