Upakar Indian-American Scholarship Foundation

$2,000

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  • Scholarship Description
  • Upakar was founded to support the educational and career aspirations of the Indian-American community. In addition to the financial award, Upakar provides a mentoring program for our scholarship recipients. This is an outstanding opportunity to seek the advice of and network with successful professionals across the United States from the Indian-American community. Each year, we will renew the annual scholarship if the scholar maintains a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.3 (out of 4.0).

    To be eligible for any Upakar scholarship, you must have either been born in or have one parent born in the Republic of India, be either a U.S. citizen or a U.S. "Green Card" holder (no exceptions) and be actively seeking enrollment in a 2-year community college or an undergraduate 4-year degree program at a college or university in the United States for the upcoming academic year and have a Family Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) on the IRS form 1040, 1040EZ or 1040A of less than $75,000. Must currently be a graduating high school senior living in the USA with a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.6 or higher (on a 4.0 scale). For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Indian-American Foundation
  • 10237 Nolan Drive
  • Rockville, MD 20850
  • upakarfoundation@hotmail.com

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