On July 26th, GNFA Chairperson, Dr. Darshan Singh Saluja presented $2,000 Merit
Award to Jaskeerat Kaur, who will continue her education for Bachelor of Science
degree in the field of Public Health and Pre-med Studies at the University of
Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). UMBC is an American public research and
honors university, located in Baltimore County, Maryland. .
Our congratulations go to Jaskeerat Kaur who is the daughter of Tajinder Kaur and
Gurvinder Singh Ahluwalia.
Every year GNFA gives one, $2,000 Merit Award to a college bound High School
graduate. Criteria for the award include: GPA and SAT score; involvement in the
GNFA activities; GNFA membership of individual and parents; score in an
extempore – Sikhi related essay; an interview; and individual achievements in and
outside of GNFA Community. This year Education Committee forwarded the
names of five (5) qualified candidates to a panel of three (3) Judges, who pickup
Jaskeerat as the winner.
Also, on Sunday, July 26th, GNFA recognized seven (7) – High School graduates of
GNFA Community. Year 2015 – High School Graduates were:
Chetveer Singh Aneja, Gujri Kaur Chadha, Gurleen Kaur Ahuja, Hargeet K. Singh,
Jaskeerat Kaur, Jas Raj Singh and Sunmeet Kaur.
Every graduate got GNFA Certificate for their academic excellence, outstanding
leadership, and service to others. We are so proud of our Graduates and wish them
all the best of luck in their studies and future life.
– Gajinder Singh