4 VNUHCM Students To Receive Honda Y-E-S Award

Hanoi, December 03rd 2016 – Honda Vietnam awarded the Vietnam Young Engineers and Scientists Award 2016 (Honda Y-E-S Award) to 10 students with outstanding academic performance and social activities from engineering & technology universities. VNUHCM has 4 awardees this year.

Particularly, two students Tran Dang Nguyen and Nguyen Dinh Luan (from VNUHCM-University of Science) and the two students Ho Linh Da, Nguyen Huu Le (from VNUHCM-University of Technology) were awarded a 3000-USD prize and a Honda Vietnam-made motorbike each.

Honda Y-E-S Award 2016 was launched since April and received 102 applications from 10 technical universities. Through the rounds of Application, Essay Writing and Interview, the organizers selected 10 best candidates for the awards.

Honda Y-E-S Award is an annual award held by Honda Foundation (Japan) in corporation with Science – Technology Policies and Strategies Institute and Ministry of Science and Technology. In addition to the award, those students would be granted another 10000-USD prize once they choose to study in Japan or 7000-USD prize when taking internships at one of Japan’s universities, institutes and laboratories.

Honda Y-E-S Award 2016 nominees . Photo courtesy: Honda Vietnam.


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