1 Adventure Scholarship Scheme for Poor

Youth Hostel Association of India (YHAI) offers Off the Beaten Track Siddharth Adventure Scholarship for needy thrill seekers.

Prof Vijay Singh and Mrs Saroj Singh donated INR 500,000 for the scholarship in 2016. They started this scholarship scheme in memory of their son, Siddharth Singh, who promoted outdoor activities and adventure sports. The scholarship includes 50% of the selected YHAI adventure programme fee.

Any thrill seeker younger than 30 years may apply for the scholarship provided his/her annual family income is less than INR 25,000. They should submit the application with salary certificate to YHAI.

2 Comments:

  1. I need scholarship for trackking

    • Hello Raj,

      Apply for Off the Beaten Track Siddharth Adventure Scholarship given by YHAI if you satisfy the criteria mentioned in the article.

      You can get 50% discount on the fee of trekking programs organized by YHAI. For example, YHAI is offering this scholarship for its winter trekking programs, including Kedarnath Winter Trek 2018-19 and Dalhousie Snow Trek 2018-19.

      Contact YHAI for application process. Visit yhaindia.org for the address and phone number.

      Best of luck!

      Update
      I apologize for a typo error in the reply. Kedarnath Winter Trek 2018-19 should be read as Kedarkantha Winter Trek 2018-19.

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