TTU student won Luong Van Can Award

img-9624-1 137x137 smallAfter the fourth day of competition to win Luong Van Can Award, Pham To Trinh – TTU student – achieve the highest score which was 44.9. Being the last candidate of the day, but Pham To Trinh thoroughly convinced all the members of the jury and people in the room with her project. In the past, Trinh’s family was unable to send her to English class because her family was financially disadvantaged. Therefore, it is the reason for her teaching English project named “English for Change” target to students in the Tan Duc Secondary School next to her dormitory in TTU campus. In the project, Trinh take the advantage of TTU students and available infrastructure to open an English Class with the tuition fee of only 100 thousand VND/ 2 months for rural students.

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Trinh in the competition

Luong Van Can Award was established in the co-ordination between Doanh Nhan SaiGon News and Doanh Nhan Sai Gon Club in March 2010. The award was named Luong Van Can – one of the Vietnamese notables - who is honored– “the teacher of Vietnamese businessmen”. This is the chance for students to learn more knowledge from experienced businessmen, and then step by step founding the their own business with the support of the fund. The Luong Van Can Award Committee this year will select the 10 finalists for the final competition program which will be held on October at HCMC Open University to choose the four- best winners.