Cadets Welfare Society
CADETS WELFARE SOCIETY (CWS)
1. The NCC Cadets Welfare Society which was established in 1985 is functioning at HQ DGNCC, New Delhi.
2. It is mandatory for anyone joining NCC as a cadet to become a member of this Society by paying Rs. 15/- (one time) at the time of enrollment.
3. The Society provides following benefits :-
(a) Financial assistance/relief. In case of a death during normal NCC activity, the nominee is provided a financial assistance of Rs. 4,50,000/- and in case of death in high risk activity Rs. 5 lacs. It also takes care of treatment if injury takes place during any NCC activity.
(b) Scholarships. It provides yearly 1000 scholarships of Rs. 6000/- each (one time) based on academic performance. Out of total 1000 vacancies, minimum ¼ ie 250 scholarships are given to cadets coming from rural/disturbed areas.
(c) Best Cadet awards. Based on the performance of a cadet in NCC, there are Best and 2nd Best Cadet awards constituted at the Group HQ level. The Best cadet is given an award of Rs. 3,500/- and 2nd Best Rs. 2,500/-.
4. The details about the above can be obtained from the respective NCC units.