| Hakim Hayat |
FIVE Sultan’s Scholar recipients for the academic session 2014/2015 signed agreements for the prestigious scholarship following a presentation ceremony at Istana Nurul Iman yesterday.
The signing ceremony was held at Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah (YSHHB)’s Multi-Purpose Hall in the capital.
The five scholarship recipients were Dayang Izyan Nayli binti Haji Abdul ‘Aziz, Awang Muhammad Nasruddin bin Haji Sulaiman; Dayang Nurul Syadirah binti Awang Sayang, Dayang Rozana binti Awang Mustafa and Awangku Ahmad Faris Ramadhani bin Pengiran Haji Selahhuddin.
The event also saw the signing between YSHHB and a Sultan’s Scholar recipient, Awang Muhammad Shu’aib bin Haji Kamaluddin, who will pursue his doctorate (PhD) after completing his Masters in Physics at University College London.
Muhammad Shu’aib, who attained first class honours in his first degree, was also awarded an incentive from YSHHB for his achievement.
Minister of Development, Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Suyoi bin Haji Osman, who is also Chairman of the Board of Directors of YSHHB, witnessed the signing.
Signing the agreement with the scholarship recipients were their parents and immediate family members.
Signing on behalf of YSHHB was its Managing Director Awang Haji Brahim bin Haji Ismail and Dayang Hajah Donnaliza binti Abdullah Puasa, Assistant Managing Director.
A doa selamat was later read to bless the students, who will be leaving for their studies by the end of this month.