The United States gives 10,200 scholarships for University students to study English. The relevant agreement has been signed.
The Ministry of Higher Education is implementing a slew of programmes with the intention of giving the opportunity for students entering Universities to join society as universal children. As such every effort is being made to enhance their English knowledge. The United States has expressed willingness to award 10,200 scholarships to achieve this objective. The related agreement was inked in Colombo today. The signing took place in the presence of Minister S.B. Dissanayake, Deputy Minister Nandimithra Ekanayake and US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Patricia Butenis.