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Who We Are

The primary purpose of our foundation is to provide scholarships to high-performing university students of Iranian descent studying in the U.S. Our goal is to enable students to excel on their educational path and achieve their dreams.


Amin Arasteh Foundation is a non-religious, non-political, and not-for-profit private foundation organized pursuant to Section 501(c)(3) and described in Section 509(a) of the Internal Revenue Code.


Amin Arasteh Foundation provided its first scholarship to four students in 2013 studying in California. Today we sponsor over 30 students all across the U.S. 

Education“Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.“ Marian Wright Edelman