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Scholarship Programme

Quirenius Mendonsa
Ipsita Jadhav
Rujuta Bukam

Kiran Jadhav
Kunal Padale

Suma Shirur Scholarship Program (SSSP)

Suma Shirur Scholarship Programme (SSSP)

Lakshya Shooting Club being a non-profit enterprise ploughs back all profits earned from coaching fees from regular athletes in supporting talented but underprivileged or less privileged athletes to meet the needs of high-performance training. Lakshya Shooting Club has in the past implemented Suma Shirur Scholarship Programme (SSSP) for underprivileged and talented athletes since FY 2015-16 and till date has supported 5 athletes.

The scholarship includes:

  • Range usage fee
  • High-performance coaching under Suma Shirur
  • Sports Science support
Sustainable goals:

To give back to the sport through scholarships to deserving athletes who cannot afford to pursue the sport at a higher level.

Social impact:
Kiran Jadhav, son of a farmer from Satara who was spotted by Suma Shirur and provided full scholarship in the departments of range fees, high-performance coaching and sports science. With sustained support from LSC he:
  1. Found employment through sports quota in the Indian Navy.
  2. Represented India at international shooting events.
  3. Won medals at shooting world cups and world championships as well as at Asian Championships.
  4. One of the top ranked shooters of India and a front runner to represent India at the Paris Olympics in 2024.
  5. His success at the international level, inspired a host of other underprivileged athletes to dream big and work for it.

    Beneficiaries of Suma Shirur Scholarship Programme

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A non-profit organization established in 2006 by Olympian Suma Shirur. The organization is registered as a Trust and a Society under the relevant acts.

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