Super 30 founder will be conferred `Education Excellence Award`
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Last Updated: Thursday, May 12, 2011, 18:49
  
Patna: Super 30 founder Anand Kumar, whose initiative helped several students from underprivileged families make it to the IIT-JEE, will be conferred the 'Education in Excellence Award-2011' in Doha on Friday.

The award is being given by the Bihar Foundation, Doha chapter and the Indian Association for Bihar and Jharkhand at a function 'Ek Shaam, Bihar ke Naam', organized by on the occasion of Bihar’s 100th year, Bihar foundation sources told agency today.

Anand has been invited to the programme as a special guest. Bihar Foundation is a Bihar government initiative, set up in 2008. It has seven chapters across the world.

Organising committee head Shakeel Kakwi said that Anand Kumar had been consistently raising a ray of hope in the underprivileged lot and helping them join India?s premiere institutions.

"We feel happy to honour Anand, who has undoubtedly become a role model for the entire world," he added.

PTI


First Published: Thursday, May 12, 2011, 18:49


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