On 3 June, ten JIBS students received the Excellence Scholarship, which will be used for studies abroad.
Since 2005, the scholarship is awarded twice a year by the foundation Jönköpings Borgarekassa och Bjuggska fonden to the students with the best study results. The students are ranked by grades and may choose from among the foremost of JIBS’ many partner universities.
Lennart Gabrielsson, the foundation’s chairman, talked briefly about the foundation, which was established in 1815 to support local craftsmen and their widows and children, and which today awards scholarships of SEK 25,000 each to about 100 students per year.
The following students received the scholarship:
In the picture is also JIBS dean and managing director Anna Blombäck and Monika Pavlovic from the International Office.