Delhi(India), May 17, 2016: FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. and the world’s largest express transportation company, today announced the winner of the ‘FedEx International Scholar of the Year 2016’ award. Pradeep Kashyap Ramaswamy, a student from Bengaluru, has been selected as the ‘FedEx International Scholar of the Year 2016’ out of the 261 students who participated in the contest. The contest gives Indian students an opportunity to participate and wins INR 200,000 in assistance toward their higher education abroad.
The ‘FedEx International Scholar of the Year 2016’ campaign was conducted as part of the annual FedEx student campaign aimed at students sending college applications abroad and ran from November 2015 to February 2016. “FedEx understands the importance of higher education and the challenges that students face as they aspire to study abroad. The FedEx Student Offer is a hassle-free solution as students look for an efficient way to submit their applications to leading global universities,” said Wouter Roels, managing director, Marketing, FedEx Express, Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa, while presenting the award to the winner. “The FedEx International Scholar of the Year campaign aims to help students fulfill their goals and provide them with access to a bright future. We are delighted for the winner of this year’s campaign.”
This campaign is part of the FedEx Student Offer, an efficient solution to address students’ need for a cost-effective and reliable service. Students, sending applications to universities of their choice, can now ship their documents weighing up to 0.5 kg at a flat rate to more than 220 countries and territories, backed by a Money-Back Guarantee feature at no additional charge.
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