2015/16 Gift of Knowledge Scholarship Awardees

Meet our 2015/16 Gift of Knowledge Scholarship Awardees.

Each awardee has a proven track record of high academic ability coupled with a strong commitment to giving back to the wider community.

Amin Al-Astewani

Institute: University of Manchester

Course of study: PhD Research

Research TitleShariah law in the UK: putting the debate into perspective

Muhammad Noor Khan

Age: 26

Location: Bradford, UK

Institute: IESH, France

Course of study: Shariah Studies

Ataullah Parkar

Age: 30

Location: Leicester, UK

Institute: Cambridge University

Course of study: EdD

Research Title:

A new phase in independent Muslim schooling in the UK

Suriyah Bi

Age: 24

Location: Birmingham, UK

Institute: University College London

Course of study: PhD Research

Research Area:

Male victims of domestic abuse in migrant communities

Ahmed Uddin

Age: 33

Location: Luton, UK

Institute: University College London

Course of study: PhD Research

Research Area:

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