Eurasian Community Fund (ECF) Education Awards Ceremony
Date: 16 September 2017
Venue: ITE College Central
The EA’s annual key education event – presented 360 Eurasian students with awards in recognition of their academic success. It dispensed Merit, Excellence and Distinction awards to students who had achieved outstanding academic results at their level of education plus Bursary awards to help defray the cost of education for students from lower-income families. Mr Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) graced the event as the guest of honour. Two new awards that were named after their donors: the Herbert Schoon Progress Award and Mads A. Lange and Pansy Theseira-Lange Education Bursary Award and were presented to deserving students.