Engineering Scholarship

The Devindar Sidhu Foundation, Inc. intends to provide financial support to a deserving and aspiring Engineering student, preferably a Sikh student. Financial support will cover full tuition and books. Room and board will not be covered as part of this scholarship. Scholarship will only cover 8 semesters over 4 years. Winter and/or summer semesters are not covered unless otherwise agreed to.

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Candidate must be a resident of Maryland, Virginia, Washington DC, or Pennsylvania.
  2. Candidate must pursue Electrical, Mechanical, Computer, or Architectural Engineering. Other disciplines may be considered but strong preference is given to above disciplines.
  3. Candidate must keep a ‘B’ average throughout entire 4 years
  4. Preference is given to students who attend State University in state of residence, except in Pennsylvania where student must attend Penn State.

For additional information contact Manpreet Sidhu at (703) 725-8498 or at

Due Date for application is April 15, 2011.

Download a PDF of this information here.


Executive Plaza III, Suite 1000 Hunt Valley, MD 21031

Annual Youth Kirtan Sammelan – Saturday May 28th

There are three age groups: Juniors 7-10 yrs. Intermediates 11-14 yrs. Seniors 15-18 yrs. (Age as on December 31, 2010). It is permissible to participate in an age group older than yours, but not in one that is younger. Each Jatha must have a minimum of two vocalists and one tabla player.

Bhai Sahib Jugmohan Singh ji s will be teaching 45 minute classes starting Monday, February 14 at GNFA. Please indicate your 1st and 2nd preference for a weekly time slot. Monday or Tuesday or Thursday at 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm or 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm or 6:45 pm – 7:30 pm

Please sign up by emailing Harsharan Kaur at or at (410)-480-4826 or by giving your name to Bhai Sahib Jugmohan Singh Ji.

Please include names of all Jatha members, preferred time slot, phone no. and email address. Please sign up as soon as possible.

Rehraas Sahib Paath Recital

Saturday April 9, 2011


Sant Anoop Singh Ji to visit Baltimore-Washington area Gurdwaras

The renowned Ragi Jatha of Sant Anoop Singh Ji – Una Sahib Wale – will be visiting the Baltimore/Washington area this coming weekend – Friday, January 14 through Sunday January 16.

Programs are as follows:

  1. Friday January 14, 2011 – evening Diwan at Guru Nanak Foundation of America,
  2. Saturday January 15, 2011 – special Diwan at Guru Nanak Foundation of America on Saturday evening from 4PM To 5.30PM
  3. Saturday January 15, 2011 – evening Diwan at Baltimore Gurdwara Sahib
  4. Sunday January 16, 2011 – afternoon Diwan at Guru Gobind Singh Foundation, Rockville Maryland

2011 Cultural Program

2011 GNFA Cultural Program Flyer

GNFA proudly presents the 2011 Cultural Program.  An evening of full of Bhangra, Giddah, Punjabi Folk Dance, Delicious Food, and more.  All proceeds go to GNFA.

Date and Time
Saturday March 19, 2011
3PM – 9PM

High Point High School
3601 Powder Mill Road
Beltsville, Maryland 20705


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  • Avtar Barring, P.R.O: 443-496-2771
  • Kunwar S. Goomer, Secretary: 240-401-3066
  • Bobby Bahra, Coordinator: 202-669-4281

Bikram Singh 2011 GNFA Cultural Program

January 2011 Anand Sahib Paath Recital

The G.N.F.A Dharmik Committee invites all youth to participate in the upcoming Anand Sahib Paath Recital on Saturday January 22, 2011.  Gift cards and Pizza for all participants!  All participants will be recognized and will receive gift cards

Reminder : For the event to proceed in a timely manner, the committee requests all sevadars and participants to arrive on time.

Guidelines for various age groups

Group 1First 2 Pauris of Anand Sahib3-5 Years
Group 2First 5 Pauris of Anand Sahib6-8 Years
Group 3First 15 Pauris of Anand Sahib9-11 Years
Group 4First 25 Pauris of Anand Sahib12-14 Years
Group 5Complete Anand Sahib15 Years and Up


Bani Recital 9:30am – 12:00 Noon

The Sangat is encouraged to sponsor any amount for this event.

Registration Information

To register, please contact:

  • Jatinder Dusaj – (410)-551- 8010
  • Bhai Jagmohan Singh – (301)-384-213
  • Sarabjeet Kaur – (240)-264-7912

Special Kirtan Darbars – January 7, 9, and 11 – 2011

GNFA will be conducting special Kirtan Darbars on Friday January 7, 2011, Sunday January 9, 2011, and Tuesday January 11, 2011.  The details of the programs are as follows:

Friday January 7, 2011
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Sunday January 9, 2011

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Tuesday January 11, 2011
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Please join the Sadh Sangat during these events.

Prakash Purab Guru Gobind Singh Ji

GNFA will be conducting a special Kirtan Darbar on Wednesday January 5, 2011 starting a <>pm to celebrate the Prakash Purab of Guru Gobind Singh Ji.  Please join the Sad Sangat to celebrate this event.

GNFA New Building

GNFA is taking on one of its most ambitious projects to improve the Gurdwara and requests all of the Sangat to contribute.

No amount is too small or too large, feel free to donate any amount you would feel comfortable contributing.

Make your Donation

  • To make a donation please send a Check or Money Order Payable to GNFA.
  • You can make the donation in person at GNFA or mail it to the following address:

Guru Nanak Foundation of America
Attn: Treasurer
12917 Old Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, MD 20904

GNFA Proposed New Building

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