The USA Pencak Silat Federation (UPSF) is a non-profit Pencak Silat association in the USA to represent Silat from the Nusantara community that includes, Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei Darusalam, and Singapore. USA Pencak Silat Federation is organized for exclusively charitable, educational and scientific purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986. Specifically, the organization will provide educational programs and awareness to the public regarding the fighting art of Silat, as well as provide charitable giving to other non-profit organizations.
Silat students from USA can travel to Indonesia, Brunei, Malaysia, or Singapore to train in Silat of their interest. In addition to learning silat, students can learn the following: