GIIS, Dubai announces scholarships worth AED 10.75 million under Dubai Global Scholarships (2018)
27th Feb 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Global Indian International School (GIIS), Dubai has instituted a highly prestigious Scholarship Programme for students seeking admission in the academic year April 2018-March 2019.
In the ‘Year of the Zayed’ – The Dubai Global Scholarships 2018 initiative aims to make education more inclusive and accessible while ensuring the promise of superior quality and international education that GIIS stands for.
This scholarship of AED 10.75 million will benefit the first 500 founding students enrolled for the academic year April 2018- March 2019. Each student will be entitled to an amount of AED 21,500 of scholarship spread over the five consecutive academic years. In the academic year 2018-19, besides AED 4000 in tuition fee, AED 1500 in the form registration and admission fee will be adjusted as part of scholarship. AED 4000 for next 4 years in tuition fee will also be adjusted making the total to AED 21,500 for each of first 500 children admitted in AY 2018-19.
Mr. Abdullatif Almulla, Advisory board member of Global Schools says “GIIS is well aligned to the national agenda – “Education is a fundamental element for the development of a nation and the best investment in its youth.” UAE Vision 2021. This outreach programme is in line with Late Sheikh Zayed’s philosophy of building an inclusive society that values education. GIIS is already renowned for its innovative approach to education. Through this programme GIIS also reaffirms its position as a pioneer in the field of community support.”
Mr. Ramesh Mudgal, Principal, GIIS Dubai says, “Happiness of a child is at the core of GIIS and the scholarship program will allow deserving students to be part of GIIS leading programs like Global Montessori Plus, 9 GEMs and Global Centre for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (GCI&E). We also honor the memory of Late Sheikh Zayed who valued education as “the only path to a better future”.
Open to all nationalities, GIIS Dubai offers CBSE and IBDP certification Programs. The early year program Global Montessori Program(GMP) has been applauded for its innovative approach to pre-school education. It is a unique blend of the renowned Montessori education system customized to the preschool classroom. The trademark 9 GEMs program is also pushing the envelope in classroom learning. Global Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (GCI&E), launched by Dr. Abdulla Al Karam, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director General of the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), is one of a kind programme aimed at igniting and nurturing innovation, new age technologies and entrepreneurial spirit among students. GIIS is also known to be proactive in promoting talent in all forms not only within the school but also on a bigger platform. GIIS regularly organizes events, competitions and interactions with real life success stories from all fields in the form of Leadership Lecture Series. Noted personalities like Asha Bhosle, Tanmay Bakshi and Dr. Ravi N. Margasahayam from NASA have recently visited the campus and interacted with the students in one on one session.
Admissions open from Pre KG – Grade 6.
For more details visit: http://www.globalindianschool.org/dubai or call 800 444 7392/ +971 42255681 Scholarship opportunities are limited and will be offered on first come first serve basis. (Terms and Conditions apply).