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Indian American couple gift US$1 Mn to University of Houston Tech Lab

The couple have previously donated to the first building of the Sugar Land campus and also established a Presidential Endowment to fund scholarships for UH engineering students.

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Indian American Entrepreneur and University of Houston distinguished Alumnus, Brij Agarwal and his wife, Sunita, pledged U$1 Million towards manufacturing laboratory equipment at the University of Houston (UH’s) College of Technology building in Sugar Land.

A native of Lakhanpur, India, Agrawal moved to Houston at 17 and attended night school at UH while working full-time. He graduated from the university’s Cullen College of Engineering in 1988 with a degree in mechanical engineering and was named distinguished alumnus in 2007.

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