15 tribal girls will get professional-course training
The Tribal Finance and Development Corporation has started the “Sponsor a Life' scheme to provide employment opportunities in the private sector to the tribal youth of the state. CSR fund of the corporate sector will be used in the scheme. Under the scheme, the Finance Development Corporation will select the youth for the professional course and get them admitted in any good institution. This institution will be selected through NSDC. Along with this, the sponsor institution would also be able to recommend the name of an institute.
As a pilot project, a programme has been prepared to provide training of air-hostess and hotel management to 15 selected tribal women from Shahdol, Umaria and Anuppur district. The Finance Development Corporation will provide a stipend to the selected youth for training. The training duration will be from 6 months to 12 months.
The institutes interested in providing training may contact the Managing Director, Madhya Pradesh Tribal Finance Development Corporation, 35, Shyamala Hills, Rajiv Gandhi Bhavan, Bhopal, Pin- 462002. They may also contact on e-mail ID firstname.lastname@example.org and on phone numbers 0755-2738699 and 2660672.