Visit of Oregon RAIN US Officials to COMSATS University, Islamabad (CUI)
Chief Executive Director, Ms. Caroline Cummings, Oregon RAIN US, along with Project Director Ms. Aqsa Khan visited COMSATS University, Islamabad (CUI), Business Incubation Center (BIC), Library and academics departments for one-on-one interactions with female students and faculty for promoting women entrepreneurship under the US Funded project for Pakistan women entrepreneurs
Thereafter, at Business Incubation Center COMSATS University Islamabad, Ms. Caroline Cummings delivered a talk on “Women-Led Entrepreneurship” and told the female students and faculty about the opportunities of securing funding from the US State Department-funded project.
It is pertinent to mention here that COMSATS along with US-based NGO, OREGON RAIN has secured project 500,000 USD project for supporting Women-Led Startups in Pakistan.
This project will offer the opportunity to help Pakistani women to get seed money, a monthly stipend, and a fully sponsored one-week networking visit to the U.S.
After a detailed visit, the delegation met with the Rector of CUI, Prof. Dr. T. Afzal, and briefed about the purposeful visit to CUI, Pakistan