Young talents to be rewarded VND30 million for community commitment

The board of the talent sponsoring fund managed by the  Communist Youth Union in Ho Chi Minh City will give VND30 million (US$1,345) to young talents for their community commitment.

Talents in five fields including technology, studies, teaching, culture-art and sports will be presented a cash ranging from VND10 million to VND30 million in order to encourage them in studying, conducting researches to get more success in the future.

Talents must have Vietnamese nationality. They are not older than 30 years old and working in Ho Chi Minh City. They must have excellent achievements in studying and working which are recognized by the community.
There are some categories to win the prize from the fund.

Senior high school students must obtain the title of good students for successive years; win prizes in national-level contests, international competitions or the country’s other competitions.

University students must obtain excellent achievements in studying, do scientific projects which are recognized by their school lecturers, or win high prizes in city and national level or international level contests or the top in  universities.

Teachers and lecturers must achieve good examples in teaching at city, national level or win prizes from competitions in the education sector. Additionally, they should have scientific researches, initiatives in improving teaching methodologies, making items for teaching and learning, organizing activities for training students’ social skills from which push up students’ dynamic in studying.

Those  working in sport must win medals in nationals and international contests.

Actors and actresses in cultural and arts must have good achievements in their field and recognized by the society.

People working in technology field must have researches, inventions; articles published on national or international science magazines which are recognized by the government and widely applied in reality to bring economic benefit.

Application for the fund should be sent from now to September 20, 2016 to the fund’s office at 1 Pham Ngoc Thach Street in district 1. Details of the fund and application can be found at

The fund managers will announce the result and present the cash on October 22 as scheduled

By Thanh Son - translated by Anh Quan

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