The scholarship has been established by Dr. Emad A. Zikry in memory of his parents. His father, Dr. Abdel-Khalik M. Zikry, was one of first Jum’ah Khateeb in Kansas City during the 1970s. Dr. A.M. Zikry and his wife were among the pioneers in establishing the Islamic Society of Greater Kansas City. Dr. A.M. Zikry was a scholar, teacher, guide, and mentor to the community.
Scholarship: Dr. & Mrs. A.M. Zikry Memorial Scholarship
Two Scholarships - $1,500 and $1,000
"Daniya Mozaffar (UMKC) and Furqan Mohammed (KU) are the recipients of the Third Dr. & Mrs. A.M. Zikry Memorial Scholarships Competition. They will receive checks at an Award Ceremony on October 27, 6:45-7:30 pm, to be held at the Islamic Center of Johnson County (ICJC), 9005 W 151st St, Overland Park, KS 66221. Please join us with your family to congratulate award winners and encourage our youth to apply for next year’s competition."