Executive Briefings

$1M in Support of Saudi Supply Chain Students

The International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA) announced that the ISCEA Ptak Prize is offering 1,000 scholarships for 3rd- and 4th-year Saudi Arabian university students. The scholarships allow the eligible students to obtain internationally recognized, CSCA (Certified Supply Chain Analyst) qualification free of charge. This initiative is to support the kingdom's supply chain and human capital development goals over the next ten years. Each year ISCEA Ptak Prize will award 100 scholarships with the total value awarded more than $1mn.

"We are delighted to make this program available to the future leaders of Saudi Arabian businesses. This scholarship program is ideal for those planning to enter the field of supply chain management whether they are directly or indirectly involved with customers, suppliers, flow of materials, flow of information, or part of improvement initiatives such as creating a lean supply chain," said  Charles A. Watts, executive director of Education and Certification at ISCEA. This program also will get these students to network with ISCEA CSCMs, many who hold mid to upper management position in major organizations in Saudi Arabia.

The Government of Saudi Arabia anticipates over $100bn investment over the next 10 years within transportation and logistics sector between the base economy & economic cities. ISCEA is thrilled to be part of this growth in the Saudi supply chain and wants to assure that of these future leaders will be successful. ISCEA programs in Saudi Arabia are offered in partnership with the Council of Saudi Chambers.

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"We are delighted to make this program available to the future leaders of Saudi Arabian businesses. This scholarship program is ideal for those planning to enter the field of supply chain management whether they are directly or indirectly involved with customers, suppliers, flow of materials, flow of information, or part of improvement initiatives such as creating a lean supply chain," said  Charles A. Watts, executive director of Education and Certification at ISCEA. This program also will get these students to network with ISCEA CSCMs, many who hold mid to upper management position in major organizations in Saudi Arabia.

The Government of Saudi Arabia anticipates over $100bn investment over the next 10 years within transportation and logistics sector between the base economy & economic cities. ISCEA is thrilled to be part of this growth in the Saudi supply chain and wants to assure that of these future leaders will be successful. ISCEA programs in Saudi Arabia are offered in partnership with the Council of Saudi Chambers.

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