Dr. Gurdev Singh Khush Foundation is a nonprofit, philanthropic organization established in 2010 to promote agricultural development in Punjab
To contribute to advancement of Agricultural Research through competitive grants and project assistance to research teams of the Punjab Agricultural University
To provide scholarships to the deserving students from rural areas of the Punjab State
To provide assistance to the National and International scholars for participation in national, regional or international conferences, workshops, expert consultations, study tours, lectures and seminars, etc.
The mission of the Foundation is to contribute to enhancement of agricultural research and capacity building at Punjab Agricultural University.
The distinguished lecture and an annual award giving ceremony was held at the Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) on March 1, 2016. The Chief Guest, Dr. S. S. Johl, Chancellor, Central University, Bathinda delivered a keynote lecture on â€œSocio-Economic Stress in Rural Sector: Some Policy Options." Eminent leaders in the field of Agriculture and the former Vice-Chancellors of the PAU: Dr. Khem Singh Gill, Dr. Manjit Singh Kang, and the present PAU VC Dr. Baldev Singh Dhillon; VC of GADVASU Dr. A.S. Nanda, Mr. Amrik S. Gill, and various Deans and Directors of the University attended the function.