Deadline: 30th of April, 2016
Term: One student per semester annually
Amount: PKR 30,000 (one semester only)
The Carmudi Scholarship program offers an incentive to the brilliant and hardworking students in various academic fields by offering a financial reward of 30,000 PKR per semester.
Carmudi Scholarship of Excellence
The scholarship will be awarded to top-performing and prodigious students carrying out their studies at a partner university. The scholarship strives to reward the excellence in studies and also comes with other incentives such as a guaranteed job interview for a relevant position at Carmudi.
Work Shadow Experience
The selected student will have the opportunity to “shadow” the MD in the Lahore office for a full working week of job experience. It would offer the student to get a glimpse into the post-graduate work environment in a global corporate company.
- Ages 17+
- Students in Economics, Business, Engineering, IT, Marketing or relevant majors in any participating partner university
- 3.5+ GPA / 4
- Reference letter from the participating partner university OR a copy of the university student card confirming that the student is enrolled at the university
Carmudi is a popular online automotive portal that provides easy access to the best and the latest vehicles available in Pakistan. Founded in 2013, it has a huge market spread from Asian countries to Africa and the Middle East which include Cameroon, Congo, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Tanzania, the United Arab Emirates, and Zambia.
Carmudi is dedicated to provide a buying and selling platform for new and used cars and bikes in addition to the daily automobile based reviews. It has a total of 300,000 listings for vehicles around the globe with about five million monthly active users. Carmudi Pakistan is a venture of Rocket Internet that currently owns a number of other online sites with a team of more than 250 hardworking and diligent employees.
About the Carmudi Pakistan Managing Director
Raja Murad Khan completed his MBA from the Institute of Business Administration in Karachi and worked on a number of ventures, most recently oversaw the launch and operations for The Smart School network, a chain of over 200 franchised schools in Pakistan. Prior to this, Murad had setup and managed his own manufacturing and retail businesses. Murad is a huge car enthusiast with special affinity for vintage vehicles.
How to Apply
The applicant is required to write a 500 word “Letter of Intent” (English) explaining why he/she is interested in availing the Carmudi Scholarship and why he/she deserves this financial aid. Please send your applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org