Shinnyo Scholarship Association, under the aegis of Shinnyo-en Japan joined hands with Smile Foundation in 2007 to launch a special scholarship programme for underprivileged children in India. The Shinnoyo- Smile Scholarship Programme benefits underprivileged children and adolescents from Swabhiman intervention areas like Chhattarpur, Neb Sarai, Dhaulakuan, Begumpur, New Ashok Nagar and Shashi Garden.

Speaking about his association with Smile Reverend Shuichi Arai, Director, Edification Department, Shinnyo-en Head Temple in Tokyo, Japan, says “We are proud to be associated with Smile Foundation. This is a small step towards our long term partnerships”.