Illustrative photo (Source: CTV/Vietnam+)

An Giang (VNA) – Up to 276 scholarships worth over 1.2 billion VND  have been presented to excellent and less privileged students the Mekong delta province of An Giang in the 2018-2019 academic year to allow them to continue their study.

At the presenting ceremony on November 25, Dang Hoai Dung, Chairman of the provincial education promotion association, said the scholarships, funded by the An Giang lottery company, help nurture many poor pupils and students’ schooling dreams for a better life.

In the 2018-2019 academic year, the An Giang lottery company also funded 200 scholarships worth nearly 2 billion VND for physically-challenged students in the locality.-VNA