Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023: Eligibility Criteria, Application Process

The Goa Government launched the Griha Aadhar Scheme to provide financial help to female citizens of the state. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their yearly incomes and income requirements. Financial aid will be directly transferred to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries. The applications will be scrutinized to shortlist the beneficiaries. Visit the official website of the Goa Government to know details of the scheme and application procedure.

In this article, we will share everything about the Gritha Aadhar Scheme 2023. So, go through the article to know the key points.

Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023

On September 28, 2023, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Minister for Women and Child Development Vishwajit P Rane gave sanction orders to 3000 South Goa District beneficiaries under the Griha Aadhar Scheme 2023. The Directorate of Women and Child Development’s Griha Adhaar programme provides financial supports to all of the homemakers of the state so that they can be financially independent and manage their own requirements.

Furthermore, the plan will work towards increasing the standard of living of the beneficiaries’ families. The beneficiaries’ bank accounts will receive financial help directly. The recipients enjoy complete freedom of taking decisions regarding how to use the financial aid. They can use this fund for education or start a new business.

Goa Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023: Highlights

NameGriha Aadhar Scheme
Initiated byGovernment of India
Introduced byGoa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Minister for Women and Child Development Vishwajit P Rane
DepartmentDirectorate of Women and Child Development
BeneficiariesFemales of the Goa state
ObjectiveTo provide Financial Assistance
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Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023: Objectives

The primary objectives of the Griha Aadhar Scheme are to support homemakers and housewives financially and help them combat inflation. Under the scheme, people belonging to the lower middle-class families will be able to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Every beneficiary will receive a cash reward of Rs. 1200 per month so that all of them will be able to continue their education or maintain a standard quality of life in the state of Goa.  

The application form is now available at the Goa Government’s official website. People can fill out the form and submit it. If considered eligible, they will receive financial aid and lead a good quality of life. The scheme will contribute to women empowerment in the state.

Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023: Benefits

Key Benefits of Griha Aadhaar Scheme are:

Ø  The scheme is important for the people living in Goa since it will help unmarried women in the state to utilize the financial aid as per their needs.

Ø  With financial help promised under the scheme, the female students will get the opportunities to study further.

Ø  The beneficiaries will receive a monthly payment of Rs. 1050 as financial assistance.

Ø  Under the scheme, divorcees and widows will get a chance to start a new life.

Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023: Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must fulfil the following eligibility criteria:

Ø  The married women must be 18+ years of age.

Ø  The applicant must be a permanent resident of Goa.

Ø  The applicant’s gross income must be less than 3 lakh rupees.

Ø  If a widow with a young child receives benefits through the Dayanand Social Security Scheme introduced by the Directorate of Social Welfare, Government of Goa, she is eligible for receiving the financial benefits under this scheme.

Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023: Exclusions

Married women whose husbands hold regular employment in any of the following organizations are exempted from the benefits of Griha Aadhar Scheme 2023:

Ø  The Goa State Government, its autonomous organizations or corporations that receive the State Government funding

Ø  Scheduled Banks (Co-operative banks are exempted) subject to real income in such cases

Ø  The State Government or Indian Government or any of its Autonomous Bodies or Corporations

Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023: Selection Process

Ø  Candidates’ selection will be based on the eligibility requirements.

Ø  Scrutiny of applications will be based on the eligibility requirements.

Ø  For a particular academic year, minimum 15, 000 candidates will be selected as the beneficiaries of the scheme.

Ø  Applicants must belong to a socially disadvantaged background in order to be selected for the benefits under the scheme.

Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023: Required Documents to Apply

  • Applicant’s Photo and Signature
  • Applicant’s Birth Certificate
  • Applicant’s Marriage Certificate
  • Applicant’s Residence Certificate (The applicant must show the proof of having lived at least 15 years in Goa)
  • Husband’s Residence certificate (The husband mush have lived at least 15 years in Goa, in case the applicant is born in another state)
  • Aadhar Card/Epic Card
  • Husband’s Birth certificate
  • Child’s Birth Certificate (In case, the applicant is a widow and gets benefit from DS)
  • Income proof
  • Saving bank account details
  • Self-declaration of occupation and Income
  • Verification Report duly signed by an MP, MLA or Gazetted Officer


Griha Aadhaar Scheme 2023: Benefits

Some of the most important benefits of the Griha Aadhar Scheme are as follows:

Ø  The Goa Griha Aadhar Scheme is important for the women of Goa since it will provide financial assistance to married women, depending on some specific criteria.

Ø  The female students will get opportunities for further studies.

Ø  The beneficiaries will receive Rs 1500 every month as financial assistance through the scheme.

Ø  The financial support will help widows and divorcees get a chance of turning a new chapter in their life.  

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Griha Aadhar Scheme 2023: How to Apply

Applicants need to follow the steps mentioned below, in order to apply for the scheme:

Ø  First, visit, the official website of the Griha Aadhar Scheme

Ø  The Home page will open on your computer screen.

Ø  Log in to your account after successful account registration.

Ø  Click on the Service tab.

Ø  A new page will appear on the screen.

Ø  Click on the Directorate of Women & Child Development.

Ø  Complete the questionnaire regarding eligibility requirements to access the application form.

Ø  Fill out the application form with the required details.

Ø  Click on ‘Save’ button. Next proceed to pay.

Ø  After a successful payment, the application is sent to the department for processing.

After form submission, an email and an SMS will be generated to acknowledge receipt of the application. Take a note of the acknowledgement number for applications.

Griha Aadhar Scheme 2023: How to Check the Status?

Ø  First, visit the official website of Griha Aadhar Scheme,

Ø  The Home page will appear on the screen.

Ø  Click on the Tracking tab followed by Track Status.

Ø  A new page will open on your screen.

Ø  Choose Department and Service.

Ø  Type in the Acknowledgement Number and the Captcha Code.

Ø  Click on the ‘Search’ button. Next, the status will be displayed on your computer screen.