The Republic of Korea General Consulate in Ho Chi Minh City and the Korean Business Association in the southern province of Binh Duong presented 219 scholarships worth over 700 million VND (30,400 USD) to poor students with outstanding academic performance on October 7.
VOV.VN - Foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have granted over 2,100 scholarships worth a total of VND6.5 billion to underprivileged students from the central province of Quang Nam during the 2018-2019 academic year through the Study Encouragement Association.
A ceremony to present scholarships to 110 ethnic minority students and children of poor fishing families took place in the south central province of Binh Dinh on March 28.
The Border Guard of the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau has presented 166 scholarships worth a total of 500 million VND (21,500 USD) to poor students in the province’s border localities.
The Republic of Korea Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (KOCHAM) presented 241 scholarships totaling about VND600 million (US$25,800) to poor students in the southern province of Binh Duong on October 19.
As many as 800 amateur athletes, who are members of the Da Nang Young Businesspeople Association and staff of the Southeast Asia Joint Stock Commercial Bank (SeABank) participated in the “Run for the Future” held in the central city on August 19.
About 300 poor elementary and secondary school students in the northern mountainous province of Thai Nguyen will have a new school named Samsung Hope School which was inaugurated on June 26.
The Department of Education and Training of the Red River Delta province of Ninh Binh and Ho Chi Minh City’s 2030 Business Club under the Saigon Times jointly held a charity caravan programme in Hoa Lu district on May 1 to raise funds for local students.
A football tournament for Vietnamese people in the Republic of Korea (RoK), the fourth of its kind, was held in Osan city, Gyeonggy province, on October 2 to raise fund for poor students at home.
The organisation Rencontres du Vietnam (Meeting Vietnam) on August 31 presented 273 scholarships worth VND2.4 billion (US$105,576) to poor students with outstanding academic performance in central provinces of Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Ha Tinh.
A ceremony was held on March 8 to inaugurate a VND1.5 billion (US$65,790) primary school in Dak Koi commune of Kon Ray district, one of the three most impoverished localities in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum.
Disadvantaged kids and their teachers will receive dual-ethnic language textbooks as part of the plan.
VOV.VN - A preschool for more than 100 children has been built in Thuong Am Commune, Son Duong District, Tuyen Quang Province by Miss Vietnam 2014 Ky Duyen and other donors.
FrieslandCampina Vietnam's Dutch Lady brand of dairy products has begun a charity campaign to build a school for disadvantaged students in the south-central province of Binh Thuan.
Vietfest 2015, a Vietnamese heritage festival, has opened at Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra, giving visitors a kaleidoscope of Vietnam’s culture.
The Scholarship Programme to Enhance Literacy and Learning (SPELL) granted a total of 2,476 scholarships worth a combined US$557,000 to disadvantaged students in 7 central localities in the 2014-2015 academic year.
President Truong Tan Sang on January 7 met 102 outstanding students in Hanoi on the 65th anniversary of the Student Traditional Day and the Vietnamese Student Association.
(VOV) -156 Vietnamese students and young researchers, who excelled in their studies, were presented Odon Vallet scholarships worth VND2 billion at an awards ceremony in Hanoi on August 23.
French non-governmental organization Enfants du Vietnam has donated 116 scholarships worth a total of VND87 million (nearly US$4,000) to poor students in the Mekong delta province of Vinh Long.
As many as 48 poor students with outstanding academic achievements at Hue University have received scholarships from Japanese organisations.