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    NID Foundation

    An Indian Think-Tank fostering global equity and socio-economic prosperity for all with the central idea of strengthening the foundation of a new, dynamic, and progressive India.

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    NID Foundation Initiative


    Uttar Pradesh, in collaboration with NID Foundation, has established UPCRAM (Uttar Pradesh Centre for Ranking, Accreditation & Mentorship) to ensure quality education in the state.

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    Launch of

    "Gyan Kashi Scholarship"

    The vision behind the launch of the 'Gyan Kashi Scholarship' is to provide better opportunities for higher education to economically weaker sections of the Sikh community. On the other hand, the 'School Leadership Awards' was organized to encourage, motivate, and recognize the contribution of Principals.

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    Book Launch

    "Heartfelt, the Legacy of Faith"

    With this thrust of the Hon’ble Prime Minister and NID Foundation, the book, “Heartfelt- A Legacy of Faith” takes the journey of how Sikhs have been placed high by our Prime Minister Sh. Narendra Modi.

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    A Proud Moment

    for the entire nation!

    NID Foundation and Chandigarh University celebrated the momentous occasion of the 75th year of India’s Independence by setting a new Guinness World Records title for the "Largest Human Image of a Waving National Flag".

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Join us at the Pavilion

Date: 8th -10th January, 2023
Brilliant Convention Centre, Vijay Nagar, Indore, Madhya Pradesh

Key Features
  • Photo Exhibition on PM Modi’s Special Bond with the Indian Diaspora
  • Display of videos showcasing the milestones and achievements of India in the past 75 years and the unparalleled contributions of Shri Narendra Modi to India’s development journey.
  • Distribution of the book titled "Heartfelt: The Legacy of Faith" highlighting the path-breaking initiatives of Shri Narendra Modi for the welfare of the Sikh community
  • A Selfie Booth to take selfies and photos with a cutout of Shri Narendra Modi.
  • Recording of a special video message from the diaspora about their vision and aspirations for the country
  • Feedback form for the diaspora on how they want to contribute to nation-building

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2023

India is celebrating the 17th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, to engage and connect with the Indian Diaspora and recognise their remarkable contributions to India’s development journey.

Committed to nation-building, NID Foundation has set up a special pavilion on the theme "India@2047" at Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to facilitate the Indian Diaspora in establishing a stronger connection with their home country and contributing to its growth story. We cordially invite you to visit our special pavilion and be part of a magnificent experience at this event.

A few words about us

Reforms For A New India

NID Foundation is a social, economic, and political outreach & engagement organization that works with the community, government, industry, and civil society stakeholders to generate reform-oriented intelligence in areas of domestic and international issues, governance, education, and environmental reforms, thereby supporting leaders and policymakers in making informed decisions. Our vision uses global challenges as props and set cutting-edge experiential learning tools to trigger this adaptive capacity.

NID Foundation is conceptualized and developed at the intersection of issues that are critical to building a New India and focuses on shared global responsibilities, ecological conservation, education, sustainability, and universal wellness. NID Foundation builds partnerships that bring together resources, expertise, and vision while working with the core actors of nation-building to identify issues, find solutions and drive change.


  • Addressing the sources of national and global issues, and promoting economic growth- for security underpins steady national progress
  • Delivering environmentally and sustainable economic growth- because prosperity at the expense of our Earth is not politically sustainable nor ethically justifiable
  • Improving the quality of national institutions and governance- the respect of our values and universal norms allows us to live in harmony
  • Improving equity and respecting cultural differences- enable co-existence and enriches our understanding and appreciation of cultural diversity


  • Advance social change through administrative and organizational reform planning and consultations
  • Equip dynamic Indians with knowledge, skills, and exposure to entrepreneurship and public policy through a robust communication framework covering all aspects of nation-building
  • Implement special projects for governments, institutions, individuals, companies, and civil societies
  • Induce policy reforms for inclusive and sustainable development
  • Engage opinion leaders and policymakers through research, pilots, and policy sensitization
  • Undertake reviews and analyses of policy governance in areas of education, livelihood, and economic freedom
  • Study, formulate and promote fundamental reforms in economic, social, political, electoral, and governance spheres and in critical areas of state and national policy

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What We Do

We provide solutions to the regional, national and global challenges and therefore work to build an inclusive and sustainable community, in respect for human rights, justice, law, and environment.

Focus Areas

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Strengthening Community Relationships

NID Foundation invests in deep relations with community leaders who are doing innovational work that supports the public at large.

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Innovations for a Sustainable Future

Our policies focus on creating and scaling innovations to stimulate free exchange of ideas and thoughts and therefore focus on inclusive and sustainable growth.

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Research on Emerging Social Issues

NID Foundation scans the horizons of emerging issues, global challenges and trends in economic development and collaborates with supporters to gather financial intelligence.

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Research Based Advocacy on Governance Reforms

NID Foundation works with economic policymakers and engages extensively with government institutions to understand the impact of new policies and initiatives on growth, national health, education, and environment positive reforms.

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Strategic Partnerships for Social Prosperity

NID Foundation pursues its vision and goals by influencing national policy, advancing innovation, suggesting strategic advisory, and engaging in high-impact partnerships at the ground and national levels.

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Resource Management Advisory

We provide recommendations to the key stakeholders on regional, national and global level micro and macro-economic issues, serve as technical advisors on initiatives that support economic management, resource mobilization, and nurture the relationship between public and major policymakers for overall growth.

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You can work with us as:

A Volunteer

Learn how NID Foundation fits among the many institutions working to bring positive changes around the world.

An Intern

Building a community of best and brightest thinkers. At NID Foundation, you have the chance to use your unique talents to make world a better place.

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We are committed to fostering a culture of inclusion and welcome individuals with diverse experiences to become a part of NID Foundation.

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NID Foundation Events


Vishwa Sadbhavana 'Dubai Chapter'

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With a vision to promote brotherhood, civility, integration, and progress aspects of the nation, today, the Chief Patron of the NID Foundation, Shri Satnam Singh Sandhu, organized the Dubai Chapter of the 'Vishwa Sadbhavana - A Gesture of Goodwill' event.

Apart from this, the Hon’ble Minister of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship and Electronics & Information Technology, GoI, Shri Rajeev Chandrasekhar, was invited as the Chief Guest. Moreover, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum (Chairman, MBM Group) joined the event as the Guest of Honour.

Furthermore, various prominent personalities, like Shri S.P. Singh Oberoi (Managing Trustee, Sarbat Da Bhala Charitable Trust) and Hon’ble Dr. Aman Puri (Consul General of India), also joined this magnificent event.

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NID Foundation Initiatives


UPCRAM (Uttar Pradesh Centre for Ranking, Accreditation & Mentorship)

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Pursuing the Hon'ble Prime Minister's vision to uplift Indian Education standards, the state of Uttar Pradesh, in collaboration with NID Foundation, has established UPCRAM (Uttar Pradesh Centre for Ranking, Accreditation & Mentorship) to ensure quality education and help the higher education institutes in the state earn recognition nationally and internationally. Watch this video & know how NID Foundation has been working to fulfil the vision of Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.

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