His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister today welcomed this year’s recipients of the Crown Prince’s International Scholarship Program (CPISP), at Riffa Palace.
The Crown Prince highlighted the pivotal role Bahrain’s youth play in driving sustainable development and in helping to secure the country’s prosperous future. The Crown Prince also highlighted that the continued success of Bahrain’s youth is one of the many achievements of the Kingdom’s ongoing development programme led by His Majesty King Hamad.
Speaking on the important role of the CPISP, the Crown Prince stressed that the programme, now in its 18th edition, continues to deliver educational opportunities for exceptional Bahraini students. The Crown Prince went on to highlight that this was a proud moment which marks the beginning of a promising future for the CPISP students, as they prepare for an academic career in world-class institutions.
The Crown Prince expressed his gratitude to all the organisations that continue to support the work and objectives of the CPISP, and extended his congratulations to the students for meeting the rigorous standards of the application process for the Scholarship Program.
The Crown Prince extended his thanks and appreciation to the staff of the CPISP, who play an important role liaising with renowned international universities and supporting the students from their enrolment through to graduation.