AKRAM TRUST is dedicated towards improvement of education for the children in underprivileged families.
- AKRAM TRUST SCHOLARSHIP :
Annually we select more than 500 talented children of underprivileged families for a written examinations, those who score the highest marks are selected for annual scholarships to study from Grade 6 up to university. All financial and educational aids are provided by the Akram Trust. Our aim in doing so is to provide Sri Lanka with highly constructive professionals for the future.
- 2. DONATION OF SCHOOL BOOKS :
By this project we are annually distributing free school books to more than 1000 children of low income families and orphans.
- 3. COMPUTER AND ENGLISH EDUCATION :
It is the future and we believe by giving knowledge of Computer technology and English language to the children of low income families as well as orphans will elevate the economy of our nation in the coming years. About 5000 students get their knowledge of information technology and English language free of charge every year through the Akram Trust. We are also award a recognized certificate and refer them to various job opportunities.
- 4. EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS :
We organize workshops and seminars for the children who are sitting for the Grade 05 scholarship examination and for children who are appearing for G.C.E. O/L and G.C.E. A/L examination through proficient teachers relevant to subjects so students have a higher level of success.
- 5. PRE-SCHOOL TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAMME :
We help and train young women who are unable peruse higher education due to social and economic restrictions. We give preschool teachers training and provide them microfinance loans to start their own preschools. This will empower them and help them to generate an income for their family.