SERVING THE INDIAN COMMUNITY SINCE 1962
India Association of Greater Boston (IAGB) is the oldest and one of the leading Indian-American organizations in New England. It serves the Indian-American communities in the Greater Boston area - Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Learn more
IAGB is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization (tax identification number 04-6151879) under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible.
Inviting Nominations for Community Youth Excellence Awards 2018
For the fourth year in a row, India Association of Greater Boston (IAGB) will be presenting merit-based Community Youth Excellence Awards to Indian-American students. IAGB will recognize up-to two students and each will receive a plaque recognizing his or her achievement along with a cash prize. Nominees must demonstrate outstanding achievement in areas including:
- Community service
- Academic achievement
- Arts and music
- Professional achievement
Eligible nominees must be rising junior or senior high school students of Indian origin, who reside and attend school in New England Area
Submit nominations with the following required supporting documentation by July 31 to email@example.com:
- Student/school/town name, and student contact details (email, telephone number and address).
- A one-page essay in Microsoft Word on : "How I plan to use my skills and abilities to give back to the community selflessly?"
- List major achievements in detail, using separate pages for each area of achievement. Include any supporting documents, such as images, videos, etc.
- If nomination is made by someone other than nominee, include the name of the nominating person and contact details.
Late submissions will not be accepted. Selected individuals will be notified by e mail and recognized at India Day Festival 2018 on Sunday, August 19, 2019, at Boston City Hall Plaza, Boston.
IAGB will celebrate India's Independence Day at the Boston City Hall Plaza on August 19, 2018. The day-long celebration will comprise of three segments: IAGB's Got Talent (talent show focusing on any and all talents including acrobats, magic, gymnastics, dancing, etc.), Cultural Performances (group based dances or songs), and Good-old field games (lemon-spoon race, three-legged race, etc.)
Click here to SIGN UP for India Day Festival and click on IAGB's' Got Talent or Cultural Segment to enter details. You can submit entries in both and multiple entries. Entries for field games will be taken on the spot
IAGB will host the finale of its popular event from last year – IAGB Antakshari. Similar to last year, there will be prelim and semi-final rounds leading up to the finale. Details on prelim locations and dates will be shared soon.
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