Quaid-e-Azam University need-based scholarships
QAU Alumni Association awards 15 scholarships
Islamabad, May 04: Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) Alumni Association has awarded fifteen need-based scholarships for the students of QAU.
These scholarships would be additional to already awarded fourteen scholarships, which can be availed by the present students of QAU belonging to remote areas of the country in the fields of social and natural sciences.
QAU Alumni Association Secretary General Murtaza Noor informed that the scholarships have been offered to the enrolled students belonging to different parts of the country.
The QAUsenior alumni members have donated these scholarships and the scholarship amount would help the deserving students over the tuition fee, hostel and mess charges. He believed that these scholarships would be greatly helpful in continuation of the studies of the scholarship holder students and would also enable them to solely concentrate their studies. He also appealed to the alumni members to support more students in bearing their studies expenses.
Vice Chancellor QAU Prof. Dr. Masoom Yasinzai appreciated the efforts and gesture of the alumni association for extending support to students of the University. He believed that both organizations would continue to work together for the benefit of the students of their alma mater.
These scholarships are being awarded after signing MoU between Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad and Quaid-i-Azam University Alumni Association through which both the organizations have agreed to extend cooperation for the benefit of the present and old students of QAU.
Through this MOU it was decided that QAU Alumni Association would offer certain need-based scholarships to the students of QAU. QAU Islamabad would establish a separate head for these offered scholarships as on the pattern on Dr. Raziud Din Siddiqui Scholarship Programme.
QAU Alumni Association would also financially support any student who gets education at QAU from remote areas of Pakistan. QAU Alumni Association would also assist the students of QAU in career counseling and job placement. Both the organizations would stay in touch with another to undertake different welfare programme for the benefit of present and former students of QAU Islamabad. Daily times