About IIT Gandhinagar Foundation
IIT Gandhinagar Foundation, a charitable trust, has been registered in the USA in 2010. This was initiated by three US-based friends of IIT Gandhinagar with the sole aim of supporting the Institute through philanthropic financial contributions from US-based well-wishers. The foundation will enable them to make US tax-exempt donations to IITGN.
The objective of the Foundation is to promote education and research among students and faculty of IIT GN, by supporting students and faculty. Scholarships will be created to encourage deserving students. It will provide funds to faculty for their research, teaching and professional growth, by the creation of special chairs and building of research labs. It will support collaboration and research between faculty and students of IIT GN and educational & research institutes of the world, especially of the USA. The Foundation aims to promote and facilitate research projects between IIT GN faculty and the US industry.