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Ms. Younus awarded Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

We proudly congratulate Arjumand Younus who is Overseas Faculty Member and Visiting Research Fellow at Faculty of Computer Science, IBA, Karachi on being awarded a Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for Europe, Middle East and Africa region.

This memorial scholarship is awarded to women who excel in computing and technology, and become active role models and leaders. Arjumand is the first woman Computer Science scholar from Pakistan to have ever achieved this award and alongside that also the first ever to have achieved the award from Galway, Ireland. Currently she is pursuing joint PhD program in two European universities namely National University of Ireland, Galway and University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy.

We at IBA, Karachi wish Arjumand all the best in her future endeavors and find her as an inspiration for women in computing.

Official link from Google: http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2013/06/google-scholarships-recognize-84.html