NGO: Upakar, USA


Upakar is an exclusive voluntary organization based in DC metro area.  It’s an organization focused on providing financial assistance to high-achieving Indian-American scholars in the United States.

IDRF Partner Since: 2003

Focus Area: Education

Location:  DC-Maryland-Virginia, United States

Project Title: University Scholarships


IDRF has been continuously supporting Upakar to provide scholarships to bright, second-generation Indians in USA with acute financial problems. Since its inception, the organization has awarded scholarships to high school students going to college in order to ensure awardees are able to receiving a quality university education. IDRF is one of the top corporate sponsors of Upakar and contributed more than $ 32,000 to be awarded as scholarships.

Please click on the link to learn more about Upakar.