General Sports Authority signs agreement with Amercian University of Bahrain

The General Sports Authority (GSA) has today signed a memorandum of cooperation with the the American University of Bahrain (AUB).

Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman, GSA Chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa attended the signing ceremony.

AUB President President Bradley J. Cook and GSA Chief Executive Officer Dr. Abdulrahman Sadiq Askar inked the cooperation agreement, in the presence of Higher Education Council (HEC) Secretary-General, HEC Board of Trustees’ Deputy Chair, Dr. Shaikha Rana bint Isa bin Daij Al Khalifa.

Under the deal, the America University of Bahrain (AUB) will support Khalid bin Hamad’s Gold Generation seat initiative.

In a statement on this occasion, HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad commended the AUB’s support and participation in the initiative, hailing the role of the private higher education institutions.

He said that the initiative aims to create a favourable environment for outstanding players to succeed in their education and continue their sports career.

Source: Bahrain News Agency

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