His Excellency Shaikh Mohammed bin Essa Al Khalifa, Adviser for Political and Economic Affairs at the Court of the Crown Prince and Board Member and Head of the Financial and Administrative Committee of the Crown Prince’s International Scholarship Programme (CPISP), today met GPIC President, Dr Abdulrahman Jawahery.
During the meeting, Dr Jawahery presented a cheque for BHD 100,000, marking the ninth instalment of the GPIC’s ten-year BHD 1 million pledge to CPISP.
His Excellency thanked GPIC for its continuous support and generous contributions to the Program. His Excellency added that sponsorship has had a huge impact on CPISP’s ability to develop the talents of outstanding Bahraini students by providing them with educational opportunities at top international universities.
In turn, Dr Jawahery underscored the GPIC’s commitment to CPISP, praising the programme’s achievements and the efforts of HRH the Crown Prince in supporting young Bahrainis through educational and training programmes. Dr Jawahery also emphasised the importance of the private sector as a force for youth empowerment, both today and into the future.
Also in attendance from GPIC was Mr Zuhair Tawfiqi, Corporate Communications Manager, Mr. Adnan Al Mahmood IT & Knowledge Manager, and Ms Raeda Al Shemeri, Media Analyst Supervisor. In attendance from CPISP were Dr Cynthia Gessling, Director, and Ms Shatha Ahmed Ali, Head of Administrative, Financial, and Student Affairs.