Exclusive schemes for Rajasthan
This scheme provides a loan of Rs 20 Crore for land acquisition, building and plant and machinery for any eligible industrial activities under the SFC’s Act for setting up a project in the manufacturing/service sector. This sector includes mining, wind farm, and individual wind turbine generator.Single window scheme
This is a scheme for small borrowers so that they can be provided with adequate finance. In this case project cost should not exceed Rs 20 lacs.
Scheme for qualified professionals
Qualified professionals in the field of management, accountancy, medicine, architecture, engineering, law, etc are provided assistance for setting up professional practice/consultancy ventures for the first time. In this case the cost of the project should not exceed 20 lacs and should also be need-based.
Scheme for specified class/persons
This scheme provides financial assistance to entrepreneurs who belong to backward classes like SC/ST, women, physically disabled individuals and ex-convicts.
Rajasthan State Industrial Policy
- Entrepreneurship Development An autonomous Entrepreneurship and Management Development Institute has been set up in Jaipur in order to provide broad based entrepreneurship training. This institute delivers variety of EDP courses directly or through other organisations and its outreach centres.
- Support to entrepreneurs of weaker sections The weaker section which includes SC/ST is the important part of the state policy. Support is provided to this section with an objective to expedite participation of SC/ST entrepreneurs.
- Assistance to women entrepreneurs Special measures are implemented to encourage participation of women in industrial ventures. The scheme focuses on aiding the entrepreneurial skills of women by clearing away the credit related bottlenecks and enhancing their employment opportunities. This strategy includes periodical updating of projects relevant for women; flatted factories will be allotted to women entrepreneurs on deferred payment basis only if they have undergone training for the same. Facilities like day care centres will be open for working mothers and these will be run by NGOs or other organisations. In the courses of entrepreneurship and management development, 30% seats will be reserved for women.
Rajasthan MSME Policy 2015
The key measures of this policy include strengthening the Single Window System, creation of new industrial areas, encouragement of private industrial parks and MSME clusters, focus on thrust sectors including handicrafts, handlooms and khaddar, marketing support to MSMEs, focussed skill development programmes to provide adequate work force.
Yuva Udyamita Protsahan Yojana
This Yojana encourages youth who have entrepreneurial spirits, ideas and desires of establishing an enterprise in the State. This Yojana will provide easy financial assistance to these individuals on a minimum rate of interest.
It helps women who are in disruptive condition and build powerful social movements to fight for women’s rights. It conducts case studies to analyse the situation of woman in a particular area and combats the problem of that area in its unique ways. It trusts grassroots women leaders and help them to innovate and do best for their communities.
The yojana tries to build a better society for women and empowers women for the progress of the State. The State bought in this yojana in the year 2008 and it works in the areas of financial inclusion, women empowerment and effective service delivery. Every lady of every household has to make Bhamashah card to avail the benefits of the yojana.
Rajasthan has now become an ideal destination for setting up industries and Laghu Udyog has provided this impetus for this development. It provides technological support for better industrial development. It provides infrastructural development and financial assistance to aspiring entrepreneurs.