Ozat Program Fellowship Holders Awarded with Certificates
March 6, 2017
The best students of engineering degrees in Kazakhstani universities are awarded by Samruk-Kazyna Trust, the Social Projects Development Fund. The Fund selected the "Ozat" fellowship holders for the second semester of the academic year.

The program provides for 135 fellowships amounted to 30 thousand tenge for the second semester. The intramural undergraduate students who study at the national and state universities of Kazakhstan applied for the fellowship.

The awards ceremony for the "Ozat" fellowship holders was on 3 March, at 17:00. The ceremony was attended by the member of the supervisory board of the Samruk-Kazyna Trust Fund; Nurlan Urazaliyev, the head of Social Project Service of Samruk-Kazyna JSC; Dias Lima, the official representative of Samruk-Kazyna Trust, the Social Projects Development Fund, Olzhas Khudaibergenov, the chairman of the management board of the project administrator at Taiburyl NGO, as well as fellowship students from Astana.

Note that the second stage of "Ozat" fellowship program has been implemented since 31 January to 14 February of this year.
The meeting of the commission for application processing was held
on 17 February, including:
  1. Chairman of the commission — Murat Abenov — deputy chairman of the management board of "Atameken" RPE;
  2. Dias Lima — official representative of "Samruk-Kazyna Trust";
  3. Darmen Sadvakassov — CSI senior partner;
  4. Arman Kashkinbekov — ENZEN Vice-President;
  5. Talgat Turlybayev — deputy chairman of the management board of "KIRI" JSC.
Total 245 applications were submitted for the fellowship, 135 of which were selected by the commission as corresponding to all requirements of the Regulation.

Nurlan Urazaliyev: "In September 2016, we selected the initiative of "Taiburyl" fund and, having developed it, transformed it into "Ozat" fellowship program, because all engineering majors are in need, they are highly sought in all fund affiliates, in all regions. Thus, we support the graduates and hope that the financial aid to be provided to the fellowship holders will help them in further education".

Olzhas Khudaibergenov noted: "While our other standard programs did not have any restrictions, within the "Ozat" fellowship program we select only students of engineering fields of study. We took the applicant selection process seriously, involved the experts with social confidence to make everything transparent and clear".

Dana Zhalimbetova, a fellowship holder, who studies at L.N. Gumilyov ENU, told about her apprenticeship within "Samruk-Energy" JSC program served in project management unit of transformation department. Her main objective was implementation of specific vivid projects. She also participated in various workshop sessions, which helped her both as financial aid and as huge experience in career growth.

"Taiburyl" non-governmental organization is the program administrator. "Ozat" fellowship program started on 20 September 2016, with applications received via the official website of the program www.taiburyl.kz. Provision on the competition and other information is published at www.sk-trust.kz and www.taiburyl.kz.

"Ozat" fellowship program is one of the network projects of the "Menin yelim" social investment program implemented by "Samruk-Kazyna" JSC group of companies.

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Samruk-Kazyna Trust is a Social Projects Development Fund affiliated with the group of companies of "Samruk-Kazyna" National Welfare Fund, which implements charity, socially important programs and projects in the Republic of Kazakhstan aimed at solution of urgent and socially important issues.

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