The Lawrence S.Ting Community Support Fund offered 473 scholarships worth VND 4.12 billion to students of 34 high schools, colleges and universities in the country on September 20.
Of these, each secondary school students received VND 4.5million, and VND 10 million for college & university students during the academic year.
The fund also donated more than VND5 billion to the central and local charitable funds across the country.
The award ceremony 2014 was attended by Ms. Truong My Hoa, former Vice President of Viet Nam and Vice Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Tat Thanh Cang.
In the last 9 years, the Lawrence S. Ting Fund has given nearly 4,330 scholarships with a total amount of VND 30 billion; and 62,252 scholarships worth VND 41 billion through the support of central and local charitable funds and healthcare areas throughout the country.