The Ghana National Petroleum Company (GNPC) Foundation has secured a scholarship package for students in fishing and rural communities.
The deal signed by Dominic Eduah (PhD), the Executive Director of the GNPC Foundation with Lovely Professional University (LPU) in India, will offer 50 percent discount on fees paid for students by the Foundation to pursue courses in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
Lovely Professional University is the largest university in India with one of the best Educational Infrastructures in the world. The school, situated on a 600 acre land, has state of the art facilities to rival the best universities in world.
After the signing ceremony, Mr. Eduah who was accompanied by a board member of GNPC Foundation, Johnson Ben Oduro met with the Ghanaian student union in the school who shared their experience since enrolling in the school.
The President of the union was happy their colleagues in rural communities will have the opportunity to join them and make Ghana proud.