Free yoga teacher training scholarship in Rishikesh

Scholarship Program

Sarvodaya yoga school strongly feel that the cost of studying a Certified Yoga Teacher Training Course should not hinder someone’s interest in becoming a devoted Yoga Teacher.

This is one of the main reasons why we decided to offer free yoga classes in Rishikesh as a part of free yoga training scholarship program envisage to make yoga accessible to all irrespective of his financial or socio-cultural status.

Our free yoga course requires only fees for accommodation and food till that time the learner undergoes the 200-hour Vinyasa or Hatha Yoga Teacher Training course with SYS. Your training with us will be absolutely free without any hidden fees or training fees.

The student has to pay only for accommodation and food expenses. All costs of Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training covers Sarvodaya school foundation.

We not making difference in curriculum


The curriculum designed for Yoga Alliance Certification for any 200 Hours Yoga Teacher Training Course contains exactly the same for this free yoga training scholarship program. Is exactly the same training that we offer our regular students with the same sort of shared accommodation and foods, an excursion into nearby places and also studying materials.

What would be I paying for free yoga teacher training course?

We expect the student will pay a 1000 USD contribution for covering accommodation and food expenses. Student gets all-inclusive during the stay at Sarvodaya yoga school: healthy, clean and comfortable shared accommodation – twin bedroom with same-gender inside our ashram. Vegetarian ayurvedic breakfast, lunch, and dinner are sattvic in nature.

The entire contribution takes care of all what performing yoga student needs during a 200-hour YTTC and all are in one building. All learning materials will be absolutely free of any cost for the scholarship.

In general, we kept our yoga scholarship program open for all applicants irrespective of his education, occupation or financial background. We hope to select only those who have developed a devotion for traditional yoga, aspirants who have to share the same vision as Sarvodaya Yoga School – spread a true knowledge of yoga worldwide by sharing with others.

Applicants should be:

  • Practitioner of yoga minimum 1 year
  • In real need of financial assistance for pursuing learning of yoga
  • Open to do Karma Yoga (physical help inside our yoga ashram)
  • Committing to an attendance of more than 90% during your Vinyasa Flow Yoga Teacher Training
  • If you think you match the above this criteria and feel you should find a space for scholarship, shoot a short introduction video-> brief your bio-data, explain your yoga experience and practice, your expectations and commitment.

    Simply follow these steps:

    • Shoot a phone video, “Why you are opting for our Free Yoga Teacher Course program?” or if you do not feel comfortable with video, written form also possible
    • Choose a date of 200-h Yoga Teacher Training course and send both to us on email: vinyasayogattc@mail.com ”subject” Scholarship program (month/year)
    • Like us on Facebook, share your intention to challenge yourself by yoga with your friends and mark us @sarvodayayogaschool or…
    • Follow us on Instagram, join for our 28 days yoga challenge.
    • Click a yoga photo, post on Instagram stories, mark us @sarvodaya_yoga_school, use #28daysyogachalenge and compete yourself
    • Wait for confirmation of admission to study

    …The best yoga practitioner of the month will be rewarded 🙂
    We request to all applicants to read our terms and conditions before proceed mailing us.

    All bookings for seats should be made in advance only. A security deposit of USD 200 will be applicable for confirmation of the booking. This will be adjusted from the final amount upon course-joining

    All students should abide by the rules and regulations of the yoga ashram premises and should maintain the sanctity of the premises

    For foreign students, a VISA is mandatory for entering the country

    All students should bear the cost of travel, flight booking and other local travel to and for Sarvodaya yoga school
    Please note: Our yoga courses start the 7th of every month. We would like to request all future applicants to apply as fast as possible for improving your chance of admission. Our team takes around 7-10 days for inspecting the applications through different norms. All seats are filled on principle of First come and seats are very limited, so please mind it.