July 18 2021
Our Support to Child Education Has Reached More Kids in Need
Lawrence S. Ting Foundation always accompanies and support local authorities and people in needs to strengthen child education.
In April and May 2021, Lawrence S. Ting Foundation has awarded learning promotion scholarships to Learning Promotion Associations in 4 districts in Ho Chi Minh City (District 7, District 8, Binh Chanh District and Nha Be District) as well as to 63 Learning Promotion Associations of 63 Provinces and Cities across the country. These scholarships will be awarded by the Learning Promotion Associations on behalf of the Foundation to local poor/financial disadvantaged and studious students.
In addition, the Foundation also spends a large amount to sponsor scholarships through Funds/Associations in Ho Chi Minh City, such as The Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients in Ho Chi Minh City; The Sponsoring Association for People with Disabilities and Orphans in Ho Chi Minh City; “For the Poor” Fund of Ho Chi Minh City and Funds/Associations at Central level such as The National Fund for Vietnamese Children; Central Office of the Vietnam Learning Promotion Association in the South; Representative Office of Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund in the South. The target beneficiaries for those scholarships are also poor/financial disadvantaged students who are currently under the sponsor of those Funds/Associations.
This scholarship distribution is one of Lawrence S. Ting Foundation’s annual activities. The total amount of scholarships awarded through the Funds/Associations at both local and central levels as well as the through the Funds/Association in Ho Chi Minh City in 2021 is VND 4 billion and 950 million.