Lahore, March 03, 2017 (PPI-OT):An eminent lawyer and Old Ravian Wednesday initiated a golden scholarship for the financially-challenged students in the name of his parents. Tayyab Hussain Rizvi donated rupees one million to the Government College University Lahore Endowment Fund Trust (GCU-EFT) for initiating the perpetual golden scholarship in the name of his parents, “Mr and Mrs Zia Haider Rizvi”.
The scholarship would be given to a deserving student every year on merit and would cover his/her university fee as well as the hostel expenses. Tayyab Hussain Rizvi handed over the donation’s cheques to GCU-EFT Executive Committee Secretary Prof Dr Khalid Manzoor Butt at the fund’s office. Speaking on the occasion, Prof Butt said that this was fourth golden scholarship from the Rizvi family. He said that GCU was the only public sector university in Pakistan which had an active endowment fund giving scholarships to deserving students.
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