The Kwabre East Municipal Assembly through the Scholarship Secretariat has grant scholarships to twenty three brilliant but needy tertiary students within the Municipality.
Speaking at the presentation ceremony, the Municipal Chief Executive, Hon. Nana Osei Asibey Bonsu disclosed that the Government was committed to making education as accessible as possible to all Ghanaian of school going age, as demonstrated by the huge investment in that area.
He added that the scholarship package would pay for the tuition fee of the students in any accredited tertiary institution in Ghana, including private tertiary institutions.
Hon. Asibey Bonsu stated that the Assembly has awarded various forms of scholarship to eighty seven students from 2017 till date amassing to a tune of forty-one thousand nine hundred Ghana Cedis whiles the Member of Parliament, Hon. Francisca Oteng Mensah has also given scholarship to forty two students amassing to twenty five thousand four hundred Ghana Cedis.
Hon. Bruce Yeboah, a beneficiary commended the Municipal Chief Executive and the Member of Parliament for offering them with the scholarship to give them the right peace of mind to focus on their education.
He pledged that they would work assiduously to achieve their academic goals and the objectives for instituting the Scholarship award as well as give back to society.