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China establishes scholarship program at UoN

By XINHUA November 21st, 2013 1 min read

The Chinese Embassy in Kenya on Wednesday awarded 18 students from the University of Nairobi scholarships.

The embassy also established an annual Chinese Ambassador Scholarship at the University to help needy and bright students pursue their studies.

“My Embassy is going to provide US $ 24,000 annually to the University of Nairobi to help 15-20 students,” said Chinese Ambassador Liu Guangyuan.

Mr. Guanyuan added that the embassy and the university management agreed that these scholarships should be awarded to financially challenged students with excellent academic performance.