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.