Vidya Poshak
SECTOR: Education
SUB SECTOR: Scholarships
UN Sustainable Development Goal:
Goal 4: Quality Education
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 21 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations:
Location(s): Karnataka
Issues Addressed:
Supports financially challenged bright students with finance, libraries, training and employability skills; Career counselling and guidance
Supported by:
LetzDream Foundation; Global Giving Foundation; Texas Instruments (I); Charities Aid Foundation India; Aptiv Components India; IONIDEA Interactive Pvt. Ltd.; eVidyaloka; Give India
Key Trustees:
Mr. C. V. Onkari; Dr. Anand Betadur; Mr. Vijay Kulkarni; Mr. R. N. Tikot; Ms. Jyoti Desai
Recognition: Spirit of Humanities Award for Excellence in Education by Americares India - 2016 eNGO Award for Organizational efficiency - 2013
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 82.9% Highest: 100.0% Lowest: 38.0%
Average: Rs4 cr Highest: Rs75 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
How much to donate
  • ₹1,000/- for Sponsoring 1 year College fee of 1 student.
  • ₹3,000/- for Sponsoring 1 year Degree Course fee of 1 student.
See our recommended NGOs
Support Deserving but Underprivileged Students
  • Crisis: Disadvantaged students in India spend 15 years of formal education passively. As a result of passive knowledge these students emerge without the necessary critical thinking ability, analytical skills or communication skills required to succeed in the real world.
  • Target Beneficiaries: Vidya Poshak supports meritorious but disadvantaged students of Class 10 and above in pursuing higher education. They use volunteers to scrutinize deserving applicants by doing house visits. So far 60,000+ house visits are done with the help of 500+ volunteers.
  • Programs: 1) Nurture Merit Program: Includes financial assistance, library/book bank facilities, and residential bridge camp. 2) eVidyaloka: Offers online tutoring sessions with trained teachers in Government schools. 3) IIT-JEE Training Program: Focuses on balanced preparation for competitive engineering exams. 4) Knowledge Resource Center: Provides free academic books for examinations, access to internet, soft skills workshops and counseling sessions. 5) Skill Training: Enhances life and career skills of students.
  • Outcome: 1) Supported 16,350+ students. 2) Yearly 10,000+ students directly benefit through Libraries. 3) 135,000+ students, 6,000 teachers and 4,734 employees trained. 4) ₹393 million disbursed as scholarship to deserving students. 5) 61,500+ house visits conducted with the help of 500+ volunteers.
7 cr
7 cr
Source : Audit Report 2022
HYNGO India Pvt Ltd (hereinafter referred as 'HelpYourNGO’) is an organization to help donors compare NGO financials across multiple parameters and make informed donation decisions. We help NGOs become more transparent, highlight their work and support their growth. Information contained herein should not be construed to be an advertisement or solicitation for donations for non-governmental organizations or other charitable organizations listed in this Website. HelpYourNGO shall not be responsible for any loss or liability incurred to the user as a consequence of his or any other person on his behalf taking any financial, investment or other decisions based on the information, reports, analysis, etc. provided on the Website. All content and information is provided on an "As Is" basis and believed to be reliable but HelpYourNGO does not warrant its completeness or accuracy and expressly disclaims all warranties and conditions of any kind, whether express or implied.
As a condition to accessing HelpYourNGO content and website, you agree to our Terms and Conditions of Use, available here.
© HYNGO India Private Limited. All rights reserved.
Any act of copying, reproducing or distributing any content whether wholly or in part, for any purpose without the permission of HelpYourNGO is strictly prohibited and shall be deemed to be copyright infringement.