HWF offered scholarships to 45 Muslim students of Delhi
By Tousif Khan - Sun Mar 20, 7:53 am
New Delhi 17th March, 2011: Human welfare Foundation a national NGO has offered scholarships to some 45 selected Muslim students of Delhi in an Scholarship Distribution Ceremony held on 16th March evening at the headquarter of SIO, students Islamic Organization.
Besides Delhi, HWF has sent the scholarship to muslim students living in other states also like in West Bengal, Assam, Chattisgarh, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
The ceremony was chaired by president of Students Islamic Organization of India, Janab Azharuddin. He said that the purpose of getting education should not be to get a good job, but we should accept the concept of getting education according to Islam. He also said that planning is also important for getting success.
Since 2000, HWF is giving scholarship to best Muslim students in many states of India which has a sole purpose to uplift muslim students in the field of education and guide them so that they can be a part of nation building.
The selected students were mainly those who are seeking to get higher education in the field of humanities, social sciences, journalism NGO management and other courses. Vision 2016 programme has been started to uplift weaker section of Muslim students educationally.
Chief Guest of the ceremony, Janab Rafeek Sahib, Assistant Secretary, JIH, reminded the students about their social and religious responsibilities and he said the students that their purpose is also to serve humanities and follow Islam besides getting good education.
National secretary, SIO, Mohd. Shoeb, president of Delhi zone Mohammad Aneesure Rahman also addressed the students.
Source : http://www.jamaateislamihind.org