The Academy Trust (tAcT) was set up in August 2014 as a non-governmental entity under the auspices of the Indian Academy of Sciences, Bengaluru. Headed by some of the most distinguished scientific minds in the country, the Trust hopes to bring about a tangible change in the way science is taught and implemented in the educational system and society in general.
There are areas pertinent to science and education that need much great deal of attention for it to play a meaningful role
in the overall development of S & T in the country. The Academy Trust (tAcT) shall work towards revitalizing and rejuvenating them and supplement the efforts working with other organizations pursuing similar goals.