Nurturing Excellence in Sports Trust (NEST) is a non- profit organisation that works towards the development of sports through innovative grassroots programs in various sports disciplines and supports talented athletes belonging to socially and economically marginalised sections of the society. NEST is extensively networked with coaches, district education and sports officers and local authorities throughout the country. This has been instrumental in identifying young and promising raw talent who have the potential to succeed at the national and international level. Since 2013, NEST has supported as many as twenty athletes including five para athletes in their journey towards national and international success and glory.NEST has successfully worked with PSU’s and corporates like Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. (ONGC), Maharastra Natural Gas Ltd. (MNGL), Welspun Group, Divitas Capital, India QBank, Omega and Bright Steel for their various CSR initiatives in sports.NEST is registered under sections 12A and 80G of the Income Tax Act.
NEST’s scholarship program has successfully enabled talented underprivileged athletes to excel in their respective sports disciplines. The program aims to provide training support and technical guidance to the athletes. We have been instrumental in ensuring that they get adequate opportunities in order for them to succeed at the highest level. NEST strongly advocates the empowerment of women through sports.