Intel and Lenovo kick start the school year with scholarship grants
Three winners receive AED35,000 towards 2011-2012 tuition fees
Dubai, UAE, 24th November 2011: Starting the academic year on an education high, Lenovo and Intel Corporation awarded three lucky winners AED35,000 each towards their children’s tuition fees. Yehia Ahmed, Irfan Khan, and Khemraz Seesurd were awarded the grants as part of their participation in Intel and Lenovo’s ‘Back to School Campaign’.
The ‘Back to School Campaign’, launched in September, enabled any member of the public who purchased a Lenovo IdeaPad laptop powered by the 2nd Generation Intel Core processer with Turbo Boost Technology, to enter ‘scratch & win’ competition and raffle draw to win one of three scholarships.
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