IME Ltd. and Global IME Bank Ltd. have called for applications for the scholarship fund named IME Global IME Aakanshya Scholarship. It is a scholarship fund established by IME Ltd. and Global IME Bank Ltd. in association with Higher Secondary Schools’ Association of Nepal (HISSAN) and Private and Boarding Schools’ Organization, Nepal (PABSON). The purpose of the Scholarship Fund is to provide scholarship to financially deprived yet deserving students from grade I to XI from across Nepal at their respective educational institutions.
The Scholarship Fund will be total worth Rs. 1 Million per year and the two financial institutions aim to provide scholarships to 100 deserving students for one academic year. Students of grade I to XI are eligible to apply for the scholarship and deadline for application submission is Kartik 30, 2073. Interested students need to fill up the standard scholarship application form available either at IME Centers / IME Private Agent outlets / GIBL branch locations or at IME/GIBL corporate websites. Application form should accompany the students’ last two years’ academic certificates and recommendation letter from their respective School/College principal.
All scholarship forms will be screened by the scholarship selection sub-committee under the Scholarship Fund Committee comprising of high-level officials from IME, Global IME Bank, HISSAN and PABSON including seasoned educationists and academicians. This comes as part of joint CSR initiative in the field of education by country’s premier financial institutions IME Ltd. and Global IME Bank.
This year’s scholarship program is the second edition of Aakanshya Scholarship that was introduced for the first time for the academic year 2072. Year 2072 was a huge success, where thousands of application were received from across the country. This year the number of applications is expected to increase considerably.
IME Ltd. (formerly known as International Money Express Pvt. Ltd.) is the No. 1 Remittance Company of Nepal specializing in the delivery of world class money transfer services to families and friends around the globe. Established in 2001 as a money transfer company, with license from Nepal Rastra Bank, IME today brings in the largest volume of inward remittances in Nepal boasting of a widespread international presence spanning 25 countries, a network of over 1,00,000 locations worldwide, domestic network of more than 5,200 agent locations, and a customer base of millions.
About Global IME Bank
Global IME Bank Ltd. is a national level ‘A’ Class Commercial Bank committed to present a wide array of innovative banking products and services. Founded in January 2007, Global IME Bank Ltd. has become the one of the high ranking private sector commercial banks with the total deposit resources and loan of Rs. 60 Billion and Rs. 49 Billion respectively serving 500 thousand customers across Nepal through the 85 branch and 90 ATM networks with the vision to become “The Bank for all”.