DOT Desk: Prime Bank Foundation, a non-profit subsidiary of Prime Bank Limited, has been catering to the healthcare and education needs of the underprivileged for almost two decades. yesterday, Prime Bank Foundation arranged its scholarship award-giving ceremony at a local hotel in the capital city, reads a press release, reports Dhaka Tribune.
Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, speaker of the Bangladesh National Parliament was present at the ceremony as the chief guest while Professor Syed Manzoorul Islam, an educationalist was present as the special guest.
Azam J Chowdhury, chairman of Prime Bank Foundation, presided over the event. Tanjil Chowdhury, chairman of Prime Bank, the directors of Prime Bank and the CEO of Prime Bank Foundation, Dr Iqbal Anwar were also present. Top officials from Prime Bank and Prime Bank Foundation, the scholarship awardees and their guardians were also in attendance at the event. One of Prime Bank Foundation’s brilliant initiatives is Education Support Programme (ESP). Operational since 2007, the programme has been providing scholarships to several underprivileged but meritorious students from all over Bangladesh.