Dr Fateh Muhammad Marri, Vice-Chancellor of Sindh Agriculture University (SAU), has urged the students of the university to establish a “Scholarship Society”, while the Students Financial Aid Office of the university has been directed to find merit-based scholarship opportunities for students and he also emphasized for early launch of “Students e-portal” for support in internship programs.

He said while addressing during distributing cheques for the first installment of scholarships, among 74 students of the Sindh Agriculture University, under the Sindh Educational Endowment Fund (SEEF) Phase-I, at Dr A M Sheikh Auditorium Hall.

Dr Fateh Marri said that there are great academic and unlimited scholarship opportunities in the world’s top universities, for which ability and hard work are necessary.

He said that the hardworking students in national universities should participate in competitive examinations, because now there is no other way to achieve the destination except merit, therefore the youth of Sindh must take their education and research seriously.

He said that academic excellence is given importance to get a place in the private and public sector; he said that many scholarships are available for poor and hardworking students.

Prof Dr Muhammad Ismail Kumbhar, Director, University Advancement and Financial Assistance said that the Student Financial Aid Office of the University provides opportunities for scholarships to its meritorious students and extends awareness sessions with the full support of students.

He said that we also welcome new sponsors and philanthropists to provide scholarships to our talented and hardworking students. He further said that an e-portal will be launched for stakeholders to give their valuable feedback to improve the services and quality.

Syed Noman Ali Shah, Focal Person Scholarships, presented his briefing regarding scholarships before the Vice Chancellor.

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Arshad Yousafzai is a Karachi-based journalist covering Education and Human Rights. He can be reached on Twitter @Arshadyousafzay

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