Faridah is the Arabic word for unique and exceptional. Dr. Faridah Awang learned that early in life from her grandmother, who raised her, her older brother, and a cousin in a rural community on the southeastern tip of Malaysia. Living up to her name became a personal quest, and the key to achieving it was education.
Dr. Faridah Awang has over 32 years’ international experience of business, technology, and higher education fields. She earned a Ph.D. in Workforce Education Program Leadership and Administrative Training from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, USA.
Hafiz spent much of his adolescent years in southern Illinois and central Kentucky. Graduating near the top of his high school class, Hafiz decided to attend the University of Louisville in Louisville, KY, on a full academic scholarship majoring in Pre-Medicine and minoring in Communications.
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The FAScholars, Inc. is honored to announce its scholarship award winners this year. Winners are selected based on their commitment to improving their local community and using their unique talents to nurture efforts to address a specific, pressing need they see. They are chosen regardless of their colors, creeds, or cultures.
The FAScholars, Inc. officially began accepting applications for the 2021 merit- and need-based scholarships through Monday, February 1, 2021.
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