The top submissions, which have zealously addressed the needs of the Education sector from diverse perspectives, these candidates have been carefully chosen for an award of BDT 150,000 each.
Commendable works of writing that stood out boldly from among 325 submissions, each representing a voice standing tall.
A Commonwealth scholar & alumnus of the University of Manchester, IBA at Dhaka University and the London School of Economics & Political Sciences. Special Advisor to the ULAB Board of Trustees, taught finance at IBA for 25 years and a member of music band Renaissance
A Fulbright scholar & alumna of Indiana University & BRAC University. Teaching Bangla as a foreign language & researching on therapeutic & multimodal teaching techniques using language & mental health connections
Alumni of Dhaka University, an enthusiast of culture, history & literature and an established art critic and curator. Visiting lecturer at universities across Bangladesh, including BUET and Pathshala