UpakarIndian-American Scholarship Foundation

Scholarship - Geeta Rastogi Memorial Scholarship

 

The Geeta Rastogi Memorial Scholarship (GRMS) was set up in 2011 to honor Geeta Rastogi, who was an avid supporter of Indian arts and culture for over four decades.  She was a founding member of Bharati Indian Association of Maryland.  She passed away from cancer in 2010.

Geeta Rastogi Memorial Scholarship is targeted for a graduating high school senior wishing to pursue a field of study in the performing arts.  This scholarship is awarded once every 4 years.

The scholarship was awarded in 2013 to Shobhit Jain who is studying film and television at New York University, Tisch School of the Art.