American Ambassador H.E. Mr. William Roebuck received at his residence today the recipients of the Crown Prince’s International Scholarship Program (CPISP) 2015 scholarships studying in the United States of America.
Ambassador Roebuck welcomed the scholars and their parents, praising their academic excellence and wished them a successful educational experience. He also praised the efforts of the CPISP in providing outstanding Bahraini students the opportunity to study at top international universities and gain international cultural exposure, highlighting the Program’s role in strengthening educational and cultural relations between Bahrain and the US.
CPISP Director Dr. Cynthia Gessling thanked the US Embassy for its ongoing support and cooperation, praising Bahrain’s solid ties with United States, especially in the field of education.
The 2015 group of scholarship recipients includes seven students studying in the US. They are Abdulla Ebrahim Hussain, Yusuf Adel Ali, Ebtihal Ali Essa, Bayan Alsairafi, and Zahra Ali Marhoon who are completing their American High School Diploma before applying for university; and Bassam Alalawi who is enrolled at Princeton University; and Yusuf Jailani who is enrolled at Harvard University.