Many readers burst into tears at reading the story of twelve grader Nguyen Thi Hoai Phuong in Go Vap District.
Her family’s savings spent on treating the father’s illness but it just saved him from death. He is paralyzed while her grandparents are sick all the time, her mother has to work hard to support the family regardless of sickness.
The only thing she fears that her mother’s heath condition. Therefore, despite knowing that only studying can help her to escape poverty, she realized her dream hardly came true and thought about working to help the family.
When she thought that the door to higher education was closed to her, Hong Bang University has informed that it would grant her a full-time scholarship worth VND160 million ($6,884) for four years of studying in the university of her choice.
She shed tears of happiness at the news.