MOL Group Scholarship Programme for Female Students launched in Pakistan. MOL Pakistan, member of MOL Group, as part of its Community Development Program announces tender for intermediate and higher education students for the next semester in Pakistan, which is considered a key country for the Group.
MOL Pakistan, member of MOL Group plans to continue its Intermediate and Technical Scholarship for next session (2008-2010) for students belonging to Districts Karak, Hangu and Kohat of NWFP Province. This scholarship was broadened in 2007 for those higher education students who study at universities/ faculties which are related to MOL’s professional activities.
The scholarship aims to provide financial assistance to students who are bright but do not possess the necessary financial background. The number of scholarships catered by this company have been increased from 31 to 40,as from this year 20 intermediate and 20 higher education students will have the chance to win financial support from MOL Pakistan for the upcoming session (2008-2010). Besides tuition fee, the scholarship covers boarding and lodging, as well as the cost of books.
During last few years MOL Group had expanded its activities which resulted in increase of labor demand, especially in the engineering field. At the same time it is getting more difficult to reinforce in this certain field, particularly oil engineers, geologists, mining engineers and aboveground facility operators. That is why MOL Pakistan and MOL Group decided to start programs which assure reinforcement of professionals on a long term.
The MOL Group Oil & Gas Company launches scholarship programme for female students, an international Hungarian-based oil and gas exploration company headquarter located in Budapest, has launched ‘FEMMe’, a new scholarship programme for 27 nominated universities of six countries also including Pakistan.
This scholarship programme is mainly designed for female students who are chasing degrees in the fields of geo-science, petroleum engineering, chemistry, petrochemicals as well as other fields of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) studies.
From Pakistan, the brilliant female students of University of Engineering and Technology: Peshawar, GIKI: Topi, Quaid-e-Azam University: Islamabad, Bahria University: Islamabad, NED: Karachi and UET: Lahore are eligible to apply for FEMMe Scholarship.
The “FEMMe” offer talented female engineering students an opportunity to build up their skills as well as to extend their knowledge in the oil and gas industry and to realize the actual potential.
Selected outstanding female students will receive a scholarship of worth EUR 5,000 for academic year, a travel as well as participation grant to attend international oil and gas conference, and also a chance to visit MOL Group’s assets and see oil & gas operations in authenticity.
After the completion of their studies, the receivers of scholarship will also receive an opportunity of employment from MOL Group to work on company projects.
According to the issued press release, other states, the aspirants of which are welcome to apply for this scholarship programme, are Croatia, Hungary, Slovakia, Italy and Russia, said a press release.