A brief description of all the welfare grants to the federal Govt employees is as given below: These packages include Marriage Grant, Stipend Award to the Children of F.G Employees, Farewell Grant, Exemption from Funds of FGEIs and Employees of Ministry of Defence:
Welfare Packages for F.G. Employees
A sum of Rs. 50,000/- will be paid to the serving, retired or deceased employee on the marriage of his/her one child provided the marriage takes place on or after 21st April 2011. If the marriage took place before 21st April 2011 then a sum of Rs. 10,000/- will be paid to the employee or the next of kin of the employee.
Stipend Awards to the Children
Stipend Award to the Children of Federal Govt Employees is granted who are studying in various schools, colleges or universities.
Farewell Grant that is equal to one month basic pay last drawn by the employee is granted at the time of his/her retirement from service after completing 20 years continues service. Employees who retires from service less than 20 years service is not eligible for this grant.
Exemption from Payment of Fee and Funds
All the children of FGEIs (C/G) and the children of employees working in Ministry of Defence are exempted from all kind of funds. How ever they will have to pay Fee or Government Revenue Receipt. These funds are only exempted for the children of employees who are studying in Federal Government Educational Institutions. The employees of these institutions will get proper sanction from the Dte and once the sanction is granted it will continue as long as the student is studying in the FGEIs.