UMB CEO, Mr. Benjamin Amenumey presenting the whole scholarship to the 2019 overall greatest WASSCE college student, Melisa A.O. Amoah
Universal Merchant Financial institution (UMB) has presented a comprehensive scholarship to the 2019 general ideal WASSCE prospect, Melisa Abena Okyerewaa Amoah, at the WAEC Difference Awards ceremony.
This puts to six, the number of times the lender has presented complete scholarships to deserving college students.
The awards ceremony was held at the Sakyi Asare-Menako Corridor on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, to recognise and reward the ideal executing candidates in the 2019 West African Senior University Certification Evaluation (WASSCE) organised by the West African Exams Council (WAEC).
UMB, with the whole educational scholarship, will provide funding to cater for Melisa’s tuition, accommodation and books for the complete period of her training course at the College of Ghana, Legon.
She also obtained a funds total one particular thousand cedis (GH¢1,000) on her UMB SpeedApp account, a brand new laptop computer and some branded gift things from the lender.
The 2nd and 3rd over-all ideal candidates, Nana Adwoa Sereboo Agyemang and Ewurabena Esiboaba Cudjoe were being every presented with model new laptops, dollars and UMB branded reward things.
Chief Government of UMB, Benjamin Amenumey in his remarks noted, “This scholarship programme is a lot far more than a company social duty initiative for us at UMB it is in point a civic duty of serving to make a good nation by way of training, which is the passport to a wonderful future.”
He even more stated that as an indigenous lender, UMB would go on to empower the youth by encouraging them by these kinds of fiscal interventions, as he thinks this will persuade dad and mom to motivate their wards to excel in their respective programs in college for a greater, brighter foreseeable future.
UMB officials led by the CEO the Director-Normal of the Ghana Instruction Provider, Professor Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa Nation and Regional WAEC officials Minister of Condition in demand of Tertiary Education, Professor Kwesi Yankah and several other dignitaries attended the function.
The all round most effective WASSCE prospect, Melisa A. O Amoah, and her family expressed their gratitude to the lender for the type gesture and entreated latest 2nd-cycle learners, specifically the remaining 12 months college students, to be diligent in their pursuit of excellence even over and above the classroom.
The lender is a whole-service fiscal institution specializing in customized banking goods and solutions. UMB opened on March 15, 1972, and is a foremost Ghanaian indigenous financial institution with significant monetary knowledge. UMB is recognised for its entrepreneurial strategy, modern use of know-how, and distinct banking answers.
UMB at the moment has thirty-six (36) branches, a few (3) UMB centres for companies, 1 UMB PPP Incubator Centre, a huge network of ATMs and a handy and modern mobile banking software, the UMB SpeedApp.