4500 Stipend to Nursing students in Government Schools and Colleges Orders were issued enhancing the stipends to Student Nurses @ 1000/- per month for 1st year, Rs.1100/- per month for 2nd year, Rs.1200/- per month for 3rd year, 1400/- per month for Internship/4th year (B.Sc (Nursing) w.e.f.01.01.2010.
Director of Medical Education, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada has informed that the Principal, Government School of Nursing, Vijayawada and the Trained Nurses Association of India and Adhoc Committee members of AP Government Nurses Association have requested to enhance the stipends to Nursing students since their stipends have not been enhanced since 2010. The stipend is paid to the students for their living expenses during the course of study towards the maintenance of uniform, travel and other expenses relating to study material, project works, Xerox etc which are very essential. The nurses are the backbone for the health care system and they work round the clock. There are many instances and situations when the Doctor is not available, in case of emergency, a Nurse attends the work of Doctor to save the patient.
The Director of Medical Education, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada has therefore, requested the Government to enhance the stipends to the GNM and B.Sc (Nursing) students studying in Government Nursing Colleges.
The Government after careful examination of the matter hereby enhances the stipends to the students studying GNM /B.Sc (N) as indicated below w.e.f. 01.01.2020:
S. No. YearPresent (Per month) Enhanced Rate per month
1 1st year Rs.1500/- Rs.3000/-
2 2nd year Rs.1700/- Rs.3500/-
3rd year Rs.1900/- Rs.4000/-
4 Internship / 4th year Rs.2,200/- Rs.4500/-
The Director of Medical Education, A.P., Vijayawada shall take necessary action in the matter accordingly.
This orders issues with the concurrence of the Finance Department vide their U.O.No.FMUOPC(HMF1)/407/FMU.HM&FW.I/2019, dt.20.11.2019.
G.O.MS.No. 143 Dated: 20-12-2019. Read the following
- G.O.Ms.No.66 HM&FW(K2) Deptt., Dt.19-03-2010.
- From the Director of Medical Education, A.P. Vijayawada Lr.Rc.No.7351/P1/2018, dt.04.02.2019.