As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility initiative, the West African Gas Pipeline Company Limited (WAPCo), has awarded scholarships to eleven students of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB).
The scholarship scheme is for selected community students, who secured admission into higher institutions during the 2015/2016 academic session.
The beneficiaries for this year’s annual award presentation are: Ajayi Toheeb, Water Resources Management, COLERM; Salako Samuel, Crop Protection, COLPLANT; Lasaki Adeola, Plant Physiology and Crop Production, COLPLANT; Olaotan Blessing, Economics, COLMAS and Kolawole Abimbola, Mathematics, COLPHYS.
Others are: Ajayi-Oyelayo Motunrayo, Nutrition and Dietetics, COLFHEC; Soaga Mojeed, Electrical/ Electronics, COLENG; Jimoh Toheed, Environmental Management and Toxicology, COLERM; Jolaosho Abayomi, Crop Protection, COLPLANT; Ayandeji Toheeb, Business Enterprise Management, COLMAS, and Isiyemi Samson, Chemistry, COLPHYS.
According to a statement signed by the institution’s Public Relations Officer, Ms Emi Alawode, each of the beneficiaries would get a sum of N119,700.
The money, according to the release, would be used for the payment of school fees, boarding fees and other related expenses.