Guyanese chosen for ITEC scholarship at Punjab university
See the full statement from the Indian High Commission below:
High Commission of India is pleased to announce that Guyanese national Ms. Anuja Reyada Singh has been chosen for an ITEC Scholarship in “Course On Using Digital And Social Media Marketing For Organisation Growth”, at the Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India, commencing from 24th August 6th September, 2022. Ms Singh works with the Government of Guyana, volunteers with Art of Living and the Guyana Zoological Park.
During a meeting with the High Commissioner, H.E. Dr. KJ Srinivasa congratulated and briefed Ms. Singh on the ITEC program overall and the course.
Since May 2022, High Commission of India in Guyana has re-started on-site training in India, under the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) programme after a 2 year hiatus due to Covid-19 pandemic.
Till date, over 675 Guyanese have undergone training with the ITEC programme, including Officers of the Guyana Police Force (GPF), Guyana Defence Force (GDF), Coast Guards, Officers and staff of the various ministries of the Government of Guyana and members of the public / private sector. The ITEC programme comprises of short term fully funded courses at prestigious institutions of India by the Government of India to select partner countries across the world. High Commission of India urges all Guyanese to seize the opportunity to get themselves trained at some of the most prestigious universities in India in various sectors. For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or access website www.HCIgeorgetown.gov.in