Yuva Nidhi Scheme: All you need to know

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What is Yuva Nidhi Scheme?

The Karnataka Government has launched the Yuva Nidhi Scheme for the people of Karnataka. The Yuva Nidhi Programme provides financial assistance to unemployed graduates.

Employment Allowance

Graduates will receive Rs 3,000 per month and diploma holders will receive Rs 1,500 per month and this allowance will be paid for up to two years.


Applicants must be residents of Karnataka. Further studies are not permitted. Stipends Earner and self-employed persons are not eligible to participate.

How to Apply?

Register on the Seva Sindhu Portal. Upload the required documents. Ex: School certificates/diplomas, Aadhaar Card etc.

Requirement and Penalties

The self-declaration form of employment status is necessary and there are penalties for providing incorrect information.


The program began on January 12, 2024, and will continue to pay until the candidate finds work or for up to two years, whichever comes first.

Compiled By Manas Malhotra