Nearly 300 students take admission test for Hormuud Scholarship
Nearly 300 students from different parts of Somalia took admission exam for Hormuud scholarship program. The scholarship is meant to provide opportunity to qualified Somali citizens to pursue a dream of higher education.Out of the 300 candidates, the first top 30 students with no less 75% marks will be awarded to Hormuud Telecom Scholarship. Scholarship winners will select their field of study at local universities.
Hormuud Telecom Scholarship is an annual scholarship program established in April 2019 with financing from Hormuud Telecom Foundation, the corporate social responsibility wing of Hormuud Telecom Somalia.
Hormuud Telecom Foundation – the Corporate Social Responsibility wing of Hormuud Telecom – is the first corporate foundation in the history of the country. The Foundation provides an array of charitable works to support critical sectors such as healthcare, education, economic development and emergency response. It also focuses on science, art and culture as well as youth deployment program.