India Association Of Minnesota

A non-profit organization that has straddled over four decades of community service since its inception in 1973, India Association of Minnesota (IAM) aims to build a strong and cohesive community of over 50,000-strong Asian Indians in the state of Minnesota. Through its three-prong mission of  Culture, Charity, and Connections, IAM seeks to build bridges of understanding between the Asian Indians and the society at large within the state and the country, connect Minnesota with India through events that promote cultural understanding and heritage, provide a charitable hand to causes here and in India, all the while functioning as the umbrella organization to the multitude of regional organizations in the state.


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Consular Camp
The Consulate General of India, Chicago

The Consulate General of India, Chicago in collaboration with India Association of Minnesota  is bringing back the Consular Camp to the Twin Cities.

Date: July 9th, 2022

Place: Como Park Senior High School

  740 Rose Ave W, St Paul, MN 55117


Registration form: click here  

Supporting documents required for the services being provided on the day can be found at CG office website here


List of services at camp include

  • OCI application Application

  • Indian Passport application

  • Indian Visa application

  • Indian Citizenship Renunciation application

  • Police Clearance Certificate application

  • Global Entry Program application

  • Attestation of Aadhar and PAN card application

  • Attestation of Power of Attorney

  • Issue of NRI Life or Birth Certificates

  • Birth Registration

  • Marriage Certificate

  • Affidavit for a child's passport


We thank our wonderful partners Gujarati Samaj of Minnesota, Minnesota Area Telangana Association, TwincitiesTamilassociation, Bengali Association of Minnesota, BAPS Charities, Sewa - Asian Indian Family Wellness, School of India for Languages and Culture - SILC, Minnesota Sangeetha Kannada Koota, and Oriya Society Of Minnesota for supporting us spread the word on the camp among their membership base.




IAM 2022 Scholarship Awards

India Association of Minnesota (IAM) invites Minnesota based 2022 High School graduates to apply for its Annual Student Scholarship. These scholarships are part of IAM’s continued commitment to engage and recognize youth.

5 students who have demonstrated excellence in General Academics, Community service, Entrepreneurial leadership, or Arts/Sports will be recognized for outstanding achievements. 

The awards will be distributed during India Fest on August 13th, 2022. Applications must be received by June 24th, 2022.


For further information, please visit


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