The Scheme and its applicability : Swavalamban Yojana will be applicable to all citizens in the unorganized sector who join the New Pension System (NPS) administered by the Interim Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA).Benefits under the Scheme : Under the scheme, Government will contribute Rs. 1000 per year to each NPS account opened in the year 2010-11 and for the next five years, that is, 2011-12, 2012-13 and 2013-14, 2014 to 2017. The benefit will be available only to persons who join the NPS with a minimum contribution of Rs. 1,000 and maximum contribution of Rs. 12,000 per annum.