ARLINGTON, Virginia, November 1, 2011
The Project Management
Institute Educational Foundation (PMIEF) announced the recipients of the
2011-2012 PMIEF-UMT Annual Full Tuition Scholarship and Partial Tuition
Scholarship recipients in its January 2012 issue of PMI Today (link http://www.pmitoday-digital.com/pmitodayopen/201201#pg18).
UMT would like to congratulate the following
outstanding students from across the globe who were selected to receive our
PMIEF-UMT academic scholarship:
Full Tuition Doctoral
Zachary Dietz from Maryland, USA
Vesta Patrick from St. Georges,
Akram Shehata from Doha
Arvind Pal Matharu from Manitoba, Canada
Olufemi Alli from
Matthew Culley from New York, USA
Shayma Hajjiyah from
Michelle Garrett from Maryland, USA
In a letter from Dr.
Lewis Gedansky, Executive Director, PMI Educational Foundation to Dr. Yanping
Chen, UMT's President, he thanked UMT for its generous support and said, "This
support not only helps to advance the project management profession, it also
helps students achieve their dreams through education and builds a better
prepared workforce of the future."
In 2009, UMT was recognized by the PMI
as a Visionary Level Donor that donated more than one million US dollars to the
PMIEF. Since April 2009, UMT has pledged three million dollars of university
scholarships in support of the Project Management Institute Educational
Foundation (PMIEF). For more information, visit http://www.pmi.org/pmief/scholarship/scholarships-UMT.asp.