The Crown Prince’s International Scholarship Program (CPISP) announced the winners of its 2014 scholarships, which make up the Program’s 15th Group of scholars, and who include the following students:
The 2014 scholarship recipients were selected among 166 Bahraini applicants from governmental and private schools in and outside of Bahrain who met the Program’s qualifying application criteria. The final selection criteria included their Grade Point Average, as well as the results of the IELTS and SAT examinations, the leadership training, and Critical Thinking course, which were organized by the CPISP as part of the candidacy training.
This group of outstanding scholarship recipients includes one student who received full marks on her SAT – Critical Reading examination, as well as another student who received full marks on his SAT – Math examination. Two scholars have already received early university admission in the US; one to Harvard University and another to Stanford University. The CPISP gives its scholarship recipients the freedom to choose their own fields of study from international universities of their choice that they gain acceptance to.
The CPISP has awarded a total of 146 university scholarships to outstanding Bahraini students since its establishment in 1999 by HRH the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander, and First Deputy Prime Minister, Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa.