Sapthak is a registered trust promoting creative and performing arts among children in rural and urban rural areas in the state of Karnataka.
Sackhumvit Trust partners with Sapthak:
- To provide a platform for budding and upcoming artistes
- To encourage the needy, but talented students of classical music by awarding scholarships
- To identify prospective students from rural Karnataka and encourage music as a vocation.
SACKHUMVIT TRUST financed this scholarship to 14 students from underprivileged section mostly from rural interior Karnataka. During the year 2013-2014 a sum totaling to Rs 80,000.00 (Rupees eighty thousand only) was the sponsorship amount disbursed.
During this financial year 2013-2014 over 25 programs were conducted averaging to two programs a month. The year saw the participation of many illustrious artistes and dignitaries encouraging the students and their participation. It was indeed an exciting platform for the awardees to share the stage with renowned artistes. An important point to be noted is that the entry to the entire program was free of cost.