A total of five meritorious students of the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism of Dhaka University (DU) on Sunday received Ataus Samad Trust scholarships for their excellent academic results in BSS examinations of 2018, reports UNB.
Besides, journalist Abdul Gaffar Choudhury received ‘Ataus Samad Memorial Trust Lifetime Achievement Award’ at a program held at Muzaffar Ahmed Chowdhury auditorium at the University of Dhaka.DU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman handed over the award and scholarships among the recipients as the chief guest at a function organised by the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism.
DU Mass Communication and Journalism department Prof Dr Kaberi Gayen presided over the function.
The recipients of ‘Ataus Samad Memorial Scholarship’ are Istiak Ahmed, Md. Nazmul Hossain, Mostofa MdTahan, Ishratul Jahan Shova and Tareq al Hasan.