Yousriya-Loza Sawiris Scholarship Winners for the Academic Year 2016/2017
SFSD is pleased to announce the first recipients of the Yousriya – Loza Sawiris Scholarship for the academic year 2016/2017:
1- El Mohanad Aly Mohamed ElSayad
2- Mohamed Fouad AbdelGhany Ibrahim
Established in 2015, this scholarship is a fully funded program for students seeking to earn a Master’s Degree in Development Practice (MDP) from the Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota, USA. The Master of Development Practice is a two-year degree providing graduate level students with the skills and knowledge required to better identify and address the global challenges of sustainable development, such as poverty, population, health, climate change and human rights.
The establishment of this new scholarship program highlights SFSD’s belief that young Egyptians have the potential to create positive change and promote Egypt’s economic and social development.
SFSD extends its congratulations to the scholarship recipients and wishes them all the best for their studies.