On May 28, 2020, the President of Center for International Programs Ainur Karibozova held an online conference for youth at the International Kazakh-Turkish University on the topic “Changes in the implementation of the Bolashak program”. The conference was attended by the rector of the University Bolatbek Abdrasilov, teachers and students.
“For 27 years, the youth of the country after training under the Bolashak program worked in various fields and areas. We can say that this program has achieved its goals. 8 people from our university and 95 people from the South Kazakhstan region are Bolashak graduates, ”said Bolatbek Serikbayuly, summing up the history of the program, after which he thanked the staff of the Center for International Programs for organizing the meeting.
During the online conference, the main points of changes in the rules for selecting candidates for the Bolashak international scholarship were announced.
As a result of a live meeting, questions were asked about the programs of scientific and professional internships, the age limit of applicants, admission to graduate school, as well as the deadlines for submitting applications for participation in the program. Ainur Bagdatovna answered all the questions of the participants.
It is worth noting that the Bolashak International Scholarship was approved by Decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated November 5, 1993 No. 1394. Over 26 years, 13,870 scholarships were awarded under the program, for which 10,747 specialists in various fields were trained.