USAID Supports Scholarships at Lebanese University

    The U.S. Agency for International Development has awarded USD1.5 million to the American University of Beirut to cover the scholarships of 854 Lebanese students studying at the university in academic year 2010.

    This brings USAID’s total financial support for scholarships at the AUB to USD21 million over the last 10 years, according to AMEinfo.com

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      Ivy Mungcal

      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.