Nazarbayev University hosted Republic Olympiad IQanat for schoolchildren from rural areas

On July 2, 2018 IQanat Olympiad started at Nazarbayev University. Among the 180 finalists, the 9th grade pupils from the six districts of the East Kazakhstan region, the strongest were determined. The winners will get educational grants to study at national and foreign universities. The gala dinner for participants, the winners’ award and Kazakhstani singers’ performances took place on July 4, 2018.
Educational project IQanat is a republic program for schoolchildren from villages established by the group of local businesspersons and sponsors. The goal of the program is to support and motivate pupils of rural schools in obtaining equal access to admission to national and foreign universities. The program includes qualifying rounds of Olympiads in the regions of Kazakhstan, as well as consultations on applying for grants and scholarships to the leading universities of the country and the world.