GSRD University Scholarship

Partner: Grameen Shikkha
Country: Bangladesh
Start date: 30/12/2008
Project type: Education
Project reach: 51 direct beneficiaries

Working with Grameen Shikkha, the GSRD Foundation provides University Scholarships in Bangladesh.

The objective of the program is to offer students a scholarship for higher education. Young people graduating from the GSRD High School Scholarship program can continue their studies by accessing the GSRD University Scholarship program. The program is open to all students.

By receiving a scholarship such as this, students are able to follow a course of study that matches their ability and become, for example, a nurse, teacher or lawyer.

Grameen Shikka is part of the Grameen organizations created by Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus. Their mission is to provide financial support to poor students, promote mass education, organize facilities for education and training, promote technologies, conduct research and undertake experimentation in the field of education. Read more about Grameen Shikka.