Jaffari Education Committee – Scholarships

Murtaza Jaffer Alloo Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship fund was created in memory of Marhūm Murtaza Jaffer Alloo. Throughout his life, Marhūm was involved in both self teaching and formal education and gained a variety of skills including industrial sewing machine repair, electronics/AV, advanced computer software skills, personal training, and photography. Marhūm was a strong advocate of ongoing self improvement and the process of lifelong learning. In establishing this scholarship, Marhūm Murtaza’s family wishes to foster this spirit and would like to support those who seek opportunities to learn.
Successful applicants will be awarded up to $2500 per year.

The deadline for the application is June 13th, 2021.

General Scholarship Program

The primary purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance for students who demonstrate a genuine financial need and are attending (or entering a) Canadian post-secondary accredited education institution. Successful applicants will be awarded up to $2000.

The deadline for the application is June 13th, 2021.

Contact Information


Email: jec@jaffari.org

Current Committee Members

Chair: Br. Shums Kassam

Committee Members

  • Br. Mohammed Rashed – Secretary/Treasurer
  • Sr. Sidika Dhalla
  • Sr. Sakeena Panju
  • Sr. Siddika Pardhan