Batelco affirmed it will continue its support of the Crown Prince’s International Scholarship Program (CPISP), and has renewed its Platinum sponsorship of the Program, pledging a total of BD 1 million over the next 5 years.
This came during a check presentation ceremony at the Court of the Crown Prince, where Court President Sh. Khalifa bin Daij Al Khalifa received Batelco Group CEO Sh. Mohammed bin Isa Al-Khalifa, who presented a check for BD 200,000 marking Batelco’s first payment of its second cycle of sponsorship.
Sh. Khalifa thanked Batelco for its continuous support and generous contributions to the Program, and affirmed that the support received by sponsors has greatly contributed to the CPISP’s success and its objectives, which are aimed at developing the talents and abilities of outstanding Bahraini students and providing them with the best educational opportunities at top international universities.
From his side, Batelco Group CEO Sh. Mohammed bin Isa Al-Khalifa affirmed Batelco’s keenness to continue its sponsorship of the Program and said Batelco was among the first organizations to join the Platinum sponsorship level when the Program’s endowment fund was established in 2006. Sh. Mohammed went on to praise the vision and efforts of HRH the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander, and First Deputy Prime Minister Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa in investing in Bahraini youth and launching educational and training programs aimed at developing the talents of outstanding students.