IAKC Academic Achievement Award


India Association of Kansas City will award at least Two Academic Awards to qualified students of Indian origin living in the Kansas City metropolitan area. The total award amount will be a maximum of $500 each. The overall purpose of the award is to recognize the student’s exemplary academic standing, and extracurricular accomplishments, as well as to recognize the student’s clear philanthropic goals. The application will be reviewed by a panel of judges for academic, extracurricular achievements, community activities, ingenuity and quality. The winners will be notified by email or phone call.


  1. Print and complete the form below. Scan the form and e-mail the completed form to academic@iakc.org .
  2. Ensure that the letter of recommendation has been completed, scanned and sent via e-mail to academic@iakc.org .
  3. Copy of current school transcript/report card has been scanned and electronically included with the submission of this application form.
Download Application Form


India Association of Kansas City, Academic Scholarship Committee finds candid evaluations helpful in choosing from among highly qualified candidates from the graduating class of 2021. We understand that this academic year has been challenging for both students as well as teachers and administrators. However, we would like to continue the tradition of this scholarship. It is important that in addition to the required form, you state clearly whether or not the student has met all the challenges brought forth due to the pandemic.The scholarship will be awarded at the end of December 2020 and the recognition will be conducted virtually. Dates are TBA. Please submit your completed form promptly. We thank you for taking out time to complete this form. Deadline of complete application package is Thursday, December 3rd, 2020. Send the completed form via e-mail to academic@iakc.org

Download Recommendation Form