PWWF Scholarships 2022-23 Online Apply
Punjab Workers Welfare Fund (PWWF) announced Scholarship for session 2023-24 and Students can get Online Application for Scholarship at www.pwwf.punjab.gov.pk.
Eligibility Criteria for Workers and Miners
Worker/Mineworker must be covered under definition of “Worker” prescribed in Punjab Industrial Relations Act (IRA), 2010 and must be registered with EOBI or Social Security and having at least 3 years accumulative service. However, in case of education till Intermediate level, no service limit is required.
Worker/Mineworker must registered with Employee Old Age Benefits Institution (EOBI) or Punjab Employees Social Security Institution (PESSI). However, in case of Non-registered Worker, an Affidavit duly attested by Notary Public and Focal Person of concerned Director/Deputy Director/Assistant Director Labour Welfare/Assistant Mines Labour Welfare Commissioner, must be submitted by Worker regarding correctness of particular given in the Application, along with two Guarantors, namely employer and CBA President/General Secretary.
Workers/Mineworkers who are employees of an Industrial/Mine/Establishment must be registered under Factories Act, 1934 or Punjab Mining Concession Rules, 2002 or those organizations paying 2% contribution to the Workers Welfare Fund or 5% left out contribution under the Companies Profit (Workers Participation) Act, 1968.
The children of deceased Workers/Mineworkers of Workers Welfare Fund are eligible for Scholarship facility if his/her Widow/Legal Heirs have already been received Death Grant from Punjab Workers Welfare Fund.
Worker/Mineworkers who become disabled during service may avail Scholarship for their children, subject to the condition that the disability is proved through a Legal Medical Board constituted for this purpose.