Application process:


1)  Grant application is to be submitted by disciple.  Application will establish:

• disciple’s qualifications

• disciple’s financial needs

• personal references


2)  Application information will be verified through contact with the disciple and references.


3)  Application will be evaluated by a committee composed of heads of Pujya Swamiji’s ashrams

     and other senior disciples.


4)  Grant will be awarded according to the disciple’s needs and availability of funds.



Advisory Committee Members:


     Swami Suddhananda

     Swami Sakshatkritananda

     Swami Santatmananda



     Swami Sadatmananda

     Swami Shankarananda 



     Swamini Brahmaprakashananda



     Swami Viditatmananda

     Swami Tattvavidananda 

     Suddhatma Chaitanya


Fund Organization:


Currently, this program is administered and funded by Arsha Bodha Center, New Jersey, under the guidance of the above advisory committee. If the demand for grants is sufficient, funding will be sought from other organizations and individuals as well.