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May 30, 2013

ORYX GTL Recognizes Honorary Students

ORYX GTL Recognizes Honorary StudentsAwsaj Academy, a member of Qatar Foundation, held an honorary awards ceremony in conjunction with ORYX GTL to celebrate and reward students for their academic achievement.

The ORYX GTL Honoree Award recognizes students in grades 10-12 who have demonstrated proficiency in English, Mathematics and Science. Under the current eligibility criteria, students must earn a cumulative GPA (Grade Point Average) of 2.5 or higher in Math and Science; 2.85 or higher in their other disciplines; and an IELTS (International English Language Testing System) score of at least 5.5.

This year, ORYX GTL presented 11 students with a certificate of achievement and a gift to honor them for their hard work and success in school. The ceremony, held at Awsaj Academy campus in Doha, was attended by representatives from ORYX GTL and Awsaj Academy staff members, parents and students.

As part of its further commitment to recognizing academic excellence and nurturing outstanding talent, one of the 11 students will receive a scholarship from ORYX GTL covering the cost of up to four years of university or college tuition. The ORYX GTL 2013 scholar will be announced and awarded at Awsaj Academy’s annual graduation ceremony on Wednesday, 5 June.

Awsaj Academy is a K-12 school that addresses the needs of students with learning challenges, as well as an outreach center that provides evaluation and professional development services to Awsaj Academy students and the community.

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