Dharma Bharathi Mission, has partnered with Edusikh (www.edusikh.org) to help them provide scholarships to 550 Sikh students every year. The literacy rate of Sikhs in India is less than 70% and more over less than 11% know how to read and write in Punjabi. EduSikh has started the Sikh Vidhwaan Scholarship to support the education of needy Sikh students across India.
- Lack of Literacy in the Sikh Community - Lack of support and scholarships for Sikh students - Dwindling knowledge and know-how of Gurmukhi
- Bring attention to the Sikh community's need children - Provide financial support to succeed in receiving an education - Promote Gurmukhi and its use in the next generation of Sikhs
Improvement in the literacy rate of the Sikh community across India