At the scholarship award presentation ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on September 22nd
The Lawrence S. Ting scholarship aims to support the needy students with outstanding academic performance and strong engagement in social activities, and inspire them to give a helping hand to other people, thus contributing to developing a charitable society.
This is the 16th time that the fund has presented scholarships to Vietnamese students.
Last year, the fund donated scholarship worth VND8.5 billion to students nationwide.
Over the past 16 years, the Lawrence S. Ting Memorial Fund has organised numerous charity activities to support the community in Vietnam, especially in education and health care.
So far, the fund has delivered total support of nearly VND285 billion (USD12.25 million) in Vietnam./.