Windfall for 26 Grade XII toppers

DUBAI — As many as 26 Grade XII students enrolled in different Arabic curriculum schools in the UAE, who have excelled in their studies, will each receive scholarships in addition to a cash prize of Dh100,000 and a laptop computer.



By A Staff Reporter

Published: Sun 1 Jul 2007, 8:37 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 2:56 AM

The gifts are being bestowed on them following the directives of His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. Among the 26 beneficiaries are 11 from Science Section, 10 from Literary Section, four from Technical Education and one from a Special Needs school. Minister of Education Dr Hanif Hassan praised the UAE leadership headed by President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Shaikh Mohammed for their continuous commitment to boosting the capabilities of students and for creating a climate conducive for educational excellence in the country.


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