The 2007 “Prudential – Good Literature and Beautiful Writing” Contest, with an anticipated participation of around 550,000 students from secondary schools in HCMC and the Mekong Delta, will be held from September 24 to November 4, as announced by event organizers at a press conference in Can Tho City on Monday.
|The press conference of the 2007 "Prudential - Good Literature and Beautiful Writing" takes place in Can Tho on September 18.|
The competition aims to enhance handwriting skills and foster a love of literature among high school students.
The 2007 contest includes several levels of elimination: school, district, province, and region. Top prizes will be awarded to one winner in HCMC and one in the Mekong Delta region at VND3 million each; there will also be one grand prize for the whole region worth VND7 million. Smaller prizes will be awarded at each level.
The event is run by the Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper and Prudential Viet Nam in collaboration with the education departments of the Delta’s 13 provinces and cities. The award presentation will be held in November in Vinh Long Province.