SKDRDP has initiated a scholarship scheme named Sujnananidhi to create awareness among the SHG members about the possibilities in technical education and to motivate and assist them to send their children for technical training. The project has received a lot of appreciation and financial support from banks, philanthropic organizations and individuals and government departments.
Under this scheme a scholarship, every year 100 students get monthly Rs.1000/- each for technical courses like BE, MBBS, BAMS and BDS. The scholarship is available till the end of the said courses. Similarly a scholarship of Rs. 400/- per month will be available to 900 students every year for technical courses like TCH, DPEd, BEd, Nursing, ITI and Diploma courses.
Every year, a total of 1000 students receive the benefit of Sujnananidhi scholarship program. Until now, a total amount of Rs. 795.35 lakhs has been disbursed under this scheme and 9,350 students have benefited out of it.