Vidyadhan Bihar Plus 2 (1st year) Program 2023

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EligibilityClass 10 passed students
AwardINR 10,000 per annum

About the Program


Last Updated On : 24-07-2023   Posted By : Rincy Kaur

Vidyadhan Bihar Plus 2 (1st year) Program 2023 is an initiative by the Sarojini Damodaran Foundation for Class 10 passed students, currently studying in Class 11 and 12 at a recognized institution in Bihar. Established in 1999 by SD Shibulal (Co-founder and former CEO, Infosys) and Kumari Shibulal, (Sarojini Damodaran Foundation), this financial support helps in transforming the lives of the underprivileged students in society by contributing to their higher education. The selected students will receive INR 10,000 per annum. 

  • Vidyadhan Bihar Plus 2 (1st year) Program 2023

    To be eligible, an applicant must - 

    • have passed Class 10/BSEB exam in the year 2023 from Bihar
    • have scored `75% marks or 7.5 CGPA in Class 10/SSC examination (Note - The cutoff mark for students with disability is 65%. or 6.5 CGPA)
    • have an annual family income below INR 2,00,000 from all income sources

    The selected candidates will receive INR 10,000 per annum.


    Scanned copies of the following are required:

    • Photograph  
    • Class 10 marksheet  (Note - If the original mark is not available, the applicants can upload a provisional /online marksheet from the BSEB/CBSE/ICSE website)
    • Income certificate (from a competent authority; ration card not accepted)
    • Disability certificate (for those applying in the disability category)
    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply for the opportunity by following the below-mentioned steps:
    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button.
    Step 2: Click the 'Register' button and enter the required registration details. (Note - If already registered, log in using Gmail/Mobile number/Email Id)
    Step 3: Navigate the 'Apply Now'at the bottom of the page and click on it.
    Step 4: Click on 'Register' to start the application. 
    Step 5: Confirm the registration through the email sent by Vidhyadhan.
    Step 6: Log in using your registered email Id and password.
    Step 7: Click on the ‘Help’ link from Vidyadhan Account for complete application instructions.
    Step 8: Click on the ‘Application’ button to create a new application.
    Step 9: Fill in the required details, upload the necessary documents and submit.


    Note - The application will be considered complete only after you upload the mandatory documents and photograph.

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 30th August 2023
Test - 17th September 2023
Interview - 5th October 2023 to 10th October 2023

Selection Criteria

Sarojini Damodaran Foundation (SDF) will shortlist the applicants based on their academic performance and the information provided in the application form. The shortlisted candidates will be invited for a short online test/interview.

Note - 

  • The exact locations for the test and interview will be informed to the shortlisted students individually.
  • SDF will reimburse the out-of-district travel expense of the student and a parent for eligible cases.

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by May, 2024. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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