Stand Up India Scheme

Launch Date: 5th April 2016.


To support entrepreneurship among women and SC & ST communities by facilitating bank loans between 10 lakh and 1 Crore to them. To benefit at least 2.5 lakh entrepreneurs.


         The number of loans given by Public Sector, Private and Regional Banks under the Stand-up India Scheme are 51,888, 2,445, and 1,009 respectively up to 07.03.2018 since inception of the Scheme.

         Regional Rural Banks sanctioned 180 loans to borrowers of Scheduled Castes (SC) category as on 07.03.2018 since inception of the Scheme.

         56260 Self Unemployment Insurance, SUI applications sanctioned for 12194 crores

         44460 SUI applications disbursed for 6641 crores

         7424 online SUI loan applications submitted of which 2641 SUI online loans have been sanctioned.