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KFAS Honours the Top Kuwaiti High School Students

Aug 13, 2021

The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) recently honoured the top Kuwaiti students who excelled in the completion of the scientific and literary branches of The General Certificate of Secondary Education. The Foundation held a special ceremony in honour of these students in appreciation of their efforts during their educational journey, as well as to motivate them to continue their achievements of outstanding educational results that contribute to their personal success, as advancing the development process in the State of Kuwait.

The Director General of the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences, Dr. Khaled Al-Fadhel said during the annual honouring ceremony held by the Foundation for outstanding students in its headquarter “This event reflects the interest of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, may God bless and protect him, and translates the directives of His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Chairman of the Foundation’s Board of Directors, may God bless and protect him, to always support Kuwaiti students and youth, who are the country’s main asset of growth and development, and to encourage them to strive to accomplish outstanding scientific achievements in all fields of science and knowledge.”

“Rewarding and honouring top Kuwaiti students is in line with the objectives of the Foundation that was established to meet the vision of His Highness the late Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, may his soul rest in peace, and the private sector’s keenness to support science and education, encourage the dissemination of sciences, consolidate scientific knowledge, and boost scientific research in the country. On this occasion I would like to particularly praise the great contribution of the private sector in financing the Foundation and supporting its activities” Dr. Al-Fadhel added.

He explained that the Foundation, through its various departments, different programs and scientific centres, is keen to disseminate scientific culture and provide an appropriate environment that encourages seeking and acquiring knowledge, promoting scientific research, embracing and motivating creative energies, as well as enhancing youth capabilities and talents. 

“The Foundation has many scientific center that contribute to strengthening the capabilities of young people. These include the Sabah Al-Ahmad Center for Giftedness and Creativity, which aims to embrace the talented creative individuals, the Scientific center which contributes to disseminating scientific culture in an engaging entertaining way, and the Advancement of Sciences Publishing & Distribution Inc., which works on spreading scientific knowledge through various interesting publications. The Foundation also supports the fulfilment of its objectives through the agreements concluded with prestigious international universities” Dr. Al-Fadhel concluded.