Since its inception in 2002, the Nayantara Memorial Charitable Trust has worked to establish sustainable development programs to empower and engage the Santhal Tribe of Chaupahari jungle of Illambazar in West Bengal. NMCT currently provides vocational training in a number of disciplines, scholarships for disadvantaged students, trainings on safe drinking water and proper hygiene practices, as well as a number of other programs.
IDRF Partner Since: 2013
Focus Area: Education
Location: West Bengal
Project Title: Student Scholarships
IDRF donors have worked with NMCT to provide university scholarships a number of promising students enrolled in prestigious engineering programs.