The Tamil Nadu Labour Welfare Board has invited applications from workers contributing to the Labour Welfare Fund to get financial assistance and scholarships.

According to a pressbrelease, dependents of the workers who are students of Class 11 and upwards can avail themselves of financial assistance for purchasing books. Children of the workers can also get scholarships, and educational incentives will be given to children who secure top places in the Class 10 and 12 exams in each district.

Those willing to get the benefits can send in their applications to The Secretary, Tamil Nadu Labour Welfare Board, Post Box No.718, Chennai -600006 before October 31, the release added.