TAHDCO, Tamil Nadu Adi Dravidar Housing & Development Corporation Limited




Self Employment Programme for Youth (SEPY)




Youth in the age group of 18-35 are trained and escorted in obtaining financial assistance to commence ventures sustainable over a period of time.

The salient feature

·        30% of the project cost or Rs.2.25 lakhs whichever is lower. The subsidy will be a Back End Subsidy



·        The applicant should belong to Scheduled Caste.

·        The annual family income of the applicant should not exceed Rs.1.00 lakh

·        The applicant should be in the age group of 18 -35.

·        The applicant should have prior experience in the trade applied.

·        The Applicant and their family members should not have availed any subsidy so far.

·        The applicant should posses’ eligibility certificate issued by recognised institutions.



·        Applicants themselves can select the trade.

·        The assets created under the scheme shall be registered only in the name of the applicant.

·        The applicant shall carryout the business in the district where subsidy is sanctioned.



Assistance Provided up to    

  No. of Beneficiaries

Total Assistance


 Rs. 1241.67 LAKH