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Today and tomorrow, Drummond will award new high school scholarships in its zones of influence

Cienaga, February 2, 2017

*By assigning these scholarships, the company will benefit 102 individuals in the departments of Cesar and Magdalena.

Becados Drummond Ltd.

Again, Drummond Ltd. is celebrating academic excellence by awarding 13 new scholarships to the best high school graduates in the municipalities close to its mining, port, and railroad zones of influence to students who finished their studies in educational institutions registered before the National Ministry of Education.

The ceremony for the award of the scholarships will be led by Jose Miguel Linares, President for Drummond Ltd., and will take place this Thursday, February 2nd in the city of Santa Marta at 4:00p.m. at the Hotel Estelar’s Santamar Convention Center, Kogui room; as well as on Friday, February 3rd in the city of Valledupar in the Sicarare Hotel, YUI room.

To date, the College Scholarship Program for the La Loma and El Descanso Projects has benefitted 102 high school students and families, by providing 100% of the funds necessary for classes to attain the careers chosen by the students.

During the ceremony, the students receiving the scholarships will sign an act that will officially credit them as beneficiaries of the program, with which the company supports the comprehensive education in 11 municipalities of Cesar and Magdalena.

Drummond Ltd. will continue promoting education in the country and generating opportunities for development that motivate more students.