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  7/30/2014, Av 3, 5774

BIU to Provide Scholarships for Called-Up Soldiers


Bar Ilan University announced that it will provide academic scholarships to all of its students who were recruited by the army to participate in Operation Protective Edge. The scholarships will be funded by donations made by the Friends of Bar Ilan University, as well as by university staff members.

A statement from the university explained that the scholarships will be handed out in time for the 2015 academic year and will serve as an expression of gratitude and recognition of the brave acts of IDF soldiers fighting in Operation Protective Edge.