e-AWEDAN (electronic Application for Women Empowerment and Development Action)WebBased on-line application system for Grants-in-Aid
Guidelines for submitting Application online through e- AWEDAN
a. Central Social Welfare Board is implementing developmental schemes for Women and Children through Voluntary Organisations.
b. There are 33 State Social Welfare Boards in the country
c. For seeking assistance Voluntary Organisations will access to the Central Social Welfare Board website www.cswb.gov.in through Internet.
d. Central Social Welfare Board website has a link of e-AWEDAN. In e-AWEDAN there is a Form 1
    for general basic information and 8 other specific forms for different schemes.
e. Form-1 is NGO registration form with all relevant details. Voluntary Organisations can fill up Form-1 and submit application online itself.
   A print out is required to be submitted along with scheme application form.
f. Other Forms are as below:
Form No.Scheme
2Short Stay Home(SSH)
3Family Counselling Centre(FCC)
4Condensed Course of Education(C C)
5Vocational Training(VT)
6Awareness Generation Programme(AGP)
7Working Women Hostel(WWH)
8Rajiv Gandhi National Creche Scheme(RGNCS)
9Innovative Scheme
g. After completing Form-1, in e- AWEDAN, an Acknowledgment Receipt will be generated automatically, take the print using print option in File Menu. This Receipt has a box "Download Form".After clicking this box, a dropdown menu of schemes will appear. Voluntary Organisations will select the programme of their choice and download the specific form and will take the print out using Print option in File Menu
h. The Acknowledgement Receipt will contain information on:
Date of Application
NGO ID / User ID
NGO Name
i. Address of the State Board where application forms have to be sent alongwith required document.
j. For printing of Form-1 and Acknowledgement Receipt user can click on File Menu and select Print command.
k. Voluntaryorganisationsgoo will fill up programme specific Form. Copy of Form1, filled-in program specific form, and all relevant document as specified in   scheme will be forwarded to the concerned State Board as mentioned in the Acknowledgement Receipt in duplicate.
l. Voluntary Organisations shall retain the Acknowledgement Receipt with themselves for future reference.
m. No Application will be entertained by Central Social Welfare Board / State Boards which are not received through e-AWEDAN.
n. All aided institutions are also required to fill in the Form 1 in 2008-09 through e-AWEDAN for NGO registration, for facilitation of release of continuation grants.
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