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London, United Kingdom, 2007/12/07 - Israeli member firm of Russell Bedford International network, Raveh Ravid & Co., has established a scholarship fund to assist students from the peripheral areas of Israel to study at the University of Haifa.
Raveh Ravid & Co., the Israeli member firm of global accounting and audit group Russell Bedford International, has established a scholarship fund to promote social leadership and academic excellence in the outlying areas of Israel. The fund finances the tuition of outstanding students at the University of Haifa, from BA to PhD, aspiring to cultivate a new generation of educated and socially aware young leaders.
Fifteen eligible students, in the diverse disciplines of Science and Humanities, have been selected to take part in the first year of the programme.
The students will enjoy personal tutoring from an experienced lecturer in their department and will be required to participate in intensive social activities outside the university.
For more information, contact Shani Horowitz, Client Relations and Marketing Manager at Raveh Ravid & Co. on +972 3 7676 999.
About Russell Bedford International
Russell Bedford International was established in 1983 by a group of medium-sized independent accounting practices aiming to counter the market dominance of the major multi-national accounting firms.
Russell Bedford is now a closely-connected global association of independent accounting and business consultancy firms in key locations around the world, and is represented by some 200 offices in more than 70 countries in Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific.
All Russell Bedford affiliates are well-established firms offering international business advice and services to local and multinational clients. Most provide a full range of services comprising accounting, auditing, tax advice, general business guidance and financial consulting. In addition, many have specialist expertise in particular fields, such as international taxation or information technology.