Lawrence S.Ting Fund offers scholarships worth VND 8.5bln

The Lawrence S.Ting Fund and the Phu My Hung Delevelopent Co.Ltd organized to award the 14th Lawrence S.Ting scholarships at Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center yesterday.

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, deputy minister of Labor, Invalids & Social Affairs Huynh Van Ti and former vice president Truong My Hoa and former deputy secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thi Thu Ha attended the ceremony.

The Lawrence S.Ting and the Phu My Hung Co.Ltd awarded 389 scholarships valued at over VND 3.4billion to students in 34 highschools, colleges and universities cross over the country whose have good achievements in study and joined in social charitable activities as well as disadvantage students.

The Lawrence S.Ting and the Phu My Hung offered indirect scholarships worth VND 5.06billion to the funds, charity associations in 63 provinces and cities nationwide.

On this occasion, Ms Ting Fei Tsong Ching, Chairwoman of the fund received the thrid class labor medal.

Do Van -Translated by M.Quyen

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