NA'AMAT awards 180 scholarships to students seeking higher education
This June 2011 NA’AMAT awarded 180 female students studying for their Bachelor and Master degree at the Annual NA’AMAT Scholarship Ceremony. In attendance were Talia Livni, President NA’AMAT Israel, Masha Lubelsky, President NA’AMAT Scholarship Fund, Ms. Liz Raider, President NA’AMAT U.S., Ms. Harriet Green, Chairperson Capital Funds – NA’AMAT U.S., & Ms. Orit Nusbaum, Vice President NA’AMAT Canada.
180 female students studying for their Bachelor and Master degree were given a scholarship of 2,000 Shekels each. Double from last year, over 100 female students were awarded scholarships for study in engineering, science, computers, and medicine, including 40 studying for their master degree.
In addition, as in the last 7 years, NA’AMAT gave 4 research grants, each of 10,000 shekels, for Doctoral students, for research in the field of women’s status and gender studies.