As a part of its corporate social responsibility, Bank Asia has provided higher studies scholarship to 28 meritorious students of Sirajdikhan, Malkhanagor, Baligaon, Nimtola in Munshigonj and Rohitpur of Keranigonj and Agla Bazar of Nababgonj Upazila in Dhaka district on Friday.
A Rouf Chowdhury, Chairman of the Bank handed over the scholarship money to the students at a function held at Sirajdikhan Upazila auditorium. Vice Chairman of the Bank Mohammed Lakiotullah, Chairman of the Board Audit Committee Rumee A Hossain, Directors M Irfan Syeed and Shah Md. Nurul Alam, President & Managing Director Md. Mehmood Husain, Deputy Managing Directors Aminul Islam and Md. Arfan Ali, Sirajdikhan Upazila Chairman Mohiuddin Ahmed and Upazila Nirbahi Officer Md. Abul Kashem were, among others, present, says a press release.
A large number of people including students, teachers, journalists, businessmen and local elite attended the function.
It may be mentioned that Bank Asia gives scholarships for higher study to the meritorious students in the rural areas, where the Bank has branches. A total of 194 (one hundred ninety-four) students have been selected for Bank Asia Higher Studies Scholarship for the current year.