As a part of its corporate social responsibility, Bank Asia has provided higher study scholarship to 22 insolvent meritorious students of Malkhanagar, Sirajdikhan, Baligaon of Munshigonj district and Rohitpur of Keranigonj, Dhaka district today (Saturday, 5th Jan, 2013). Mr. A Rouf Chowdhury, Chairman of the Bank, handed over the scholarship money to the students at a function held a Sirajdikhan upazila auditorium. Bank Asia Board Audit Committee Chairman Mr. Rumee A Hossain, Director Mr. Shah Md. Nurul Alam, Deputy Managing Director Mr. Aminul Islam and Senior Executive Vice President Mr. Md. Arfan Ali and Sirajdikhan Upazila Chairman Mr. Md. Mohiuddin Ahmed were present were present on the occasion. A large number of people including students, teachers, journalists, businessmen and local elite attended the function.
It may be mentioned that Bank Asia gives scholarships for higher study to the meritorious students in the rural areas, where the Bank has branches. A total of 153 (one hundred fifty three) students have been selected for Bank Asia Higher Study Scholarship in current year.