Punjab National Bank
PNB offers 5 different schemes for women entrepreneurs, each one targeting a specific population.
. PNB Mahila Samridhi Yojana- This scheme was launched to provide financial assistance to women who wish to set up boutiques, beauty parlours, cyber cafes, Xerox stores, telephone booths, etc.
. PNB Mahila Udyam Nidhi Scheme- This scheme aims to reduce the gap in equity, helping women set up new ventures in the small scale sector or enhance their current undertakings.
. PNB Scheme for financing crèches - This scheme aims to provide financial assistance to women who are keen on setting up crèches. The loan can be used to purchase the necessary materials and to meet any recurring expenditure.