Taiwan Scholarship Awarding Ceremony
The 2016 Taiwan Scholarship Awarding Ceremony will be held jointly by the Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan) and the Ministry of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development at 2.30 p.m. on Tuesday 26th July at the Orchid Centre, Union.
This year 138 young people from Saint Lucia applied for the scholarships offered by MOFA (Ministry of Foreign Affairs), International Cooperation Development Fund (Taiwan ICDF), and I-Shou University School of Medicine. The competition was keen because of the high quality of candidates from different countries.
Saint Lucia now has more than 60 students studying in Taiwan, and more than 50 who have completed their studies in Taiwan and are back home.
The awardees of the 2016 MOFA (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) scholarship are: Ms. Keisha Annella Felix, Mr. Romaine Anthony Parker, Ms. Aalliyah Tamika Amiable, Mr. Chad Denver Gillard, Mr. Nyhymn Harlett Terrance, Ms. Bianca Brittny Francois, Mr. Montelle Marius Maradona Felix, Ms. Ober Ariza Delauney and Ms. Azriel Tabitha Pinel.
The awardees of the 2016 ICDF scholarship are: Mr. Jermai Al Toussaint and Ms. Yahny Farlange Fontenelle.
The awardees of the 2016 I-Shou University School of Medicine for International Students scholarship are: Mr. Shawn Asheburn Small, Ms. Le-Ann Taja Yarde, Ms. Meghan Maunarsha Mangal, Mr. Trevern Travie Cooper and Ms. Emerald Hadassah Frederick.
The embassy congratulates all the scholarship awardees and welcomes their family and friends to the ceremony.