Kathmandu, November 11, 2018: Ms. Futi Sherpa from Fungling, Taplejung, has been awarded The Colt Foundation Scholarship at The British College (TBC), Thapathali, kathmandu.
Futi will study four years BBA programme at TBC. The scholarship will cover tuition fees, exam fees, accommodation, personal maintenance allowance, travel costs and other programme related costs for four years.
As part of The Colt Foundation Scholarship, (TBC), Kathmandu, invited applications from underprivileged Nepalese students across Nepal. This scholarship was open for the undergraduate courses in Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA) and Bachelor of Science (Hons) Computing for the academic year commencing in 2018.
CEO of TBC Rajen Kandel said: ” A small push can be a giant leap, we hope this scholarship will act as a stepping stone in achieving Ms Sherpa’s goals and dreams. TBC hopes to offer such positive reinforcements to upcoming students through grants offered by the Colt Foundation.”
The Colt Foundation, established on 28th August 1978 by the O’Hea family, awards fellowships each year to qualified students enrolled at UK universities. The Foundation mainly offers grants to students pursuing higher degrees in subjects related to occupational and environmental health. Occasionally they award students who study degrees other than the ones mentioned above. To this day, the Foundation has awarded more than £16.5 million in grants.