Pledge a Dream


This pay forward program facilitates funds for student requests not covered by traditional IITRHF programs.
examples: Poster Paper presentation at Tier1 conference, Semester of study abroad, Present and pitch at International VC / startup accelerator, etc.

Maximum support available - $500/year per student. IITRHF support funds will be released after receiving the confirmation that candidate has managed to obtain/arrange remaining funds needed for his/her objective.

The awardees of this program pledge to donate the funds to IITRHF in future.

Benefits for Students

  • Fulfill their dream with funds from IITRHF
  • Join the IITRHF donor circle, and feel rewarded of being philanthropic

Benefits for IITRHF

  • Serve a larger set of students requesting for support
  • Recycle the limited pool of funds at IITRHF

Apply Here: Pledge a Dream Application

Questions: Please email to

Program Chair :  Job Description



BE (Mech) 1981
Distinguished Alum

List of Awardees

PhotoNameActivity   Funding date    Pledge completed

Suvaansh Bhambri

Electrical Engineering
Class of 2020

Research internship

University of Buffalo
Buffalo, NY, USA

Fall 2019

Upon arrival at UB

Samarth Gubrele

Mechanical Engineering
Class of 2020                    

Research internship

NTU, Singapore

Summer 2019

May 2019