09-APR-2019: STS School student gets prestigious scholarship
ALIGARH April 9: Mohd Shadab, a student of Class X-B, STS School, Aligarh Muslim University got the prestigious Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) scholarship, sponsored by the US Department of State. He will get 28 thousand US Dollar scholarship to study in US for a 10-month duration.
The programme slated for August 2019 to June 2020, focuses on understanding cultures in the countries around the world. It is funded by the US Department of State, which provides scholarships for secondary school students from countries with significant Muslim population to spend one academic year in the United States.
The principal, Mr Faisal Nafees congratulated Shadab and hoped that his selection will inspire other students. It is a proud moment for the school and the varsity as the selection was made through a rigorous process at the national level, he added.
Mr Nafees said that Shadab is a bright student who secured good marks in all the subjects in class IX and his selection has added another chapter in the glorious history of AMU and STS School.
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Aligarh Muslim University