In the loving memory of late Rt. Rev. Dr. Jonas Thaliyath CMI, the first bishop of Rajkot, Bishop Jonas Memorial Scholarship [BJMS] program was initiated in the year 1985 by Mar Gregory Karotemprel CMI, Bishop emeritus of Diocese of Rajkot. The main aim of this is to lend a helping hand to students at their beginning level and also support them in their higher studies or professional/Technical Training.
16 students were supported with this programme in the year 2016-17.