36 students received the Upper Secondary Scholarship Scheme award and Lower Secondary Scholarship Scheme award, while another student was awarded the Special Scholarship Scheme in sports to Jerudong International School, JIS and International School Brunei, ISB for the 2020/2021 session. The scholarship scheme award presentation was held yesterday afternoon at the Gardens’s Veranda, Banquet Hall Restaurant, Rimba Garden Central.
The award certificates were presented by Doctor Chin Wei Keh, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Higher Education at the Ministry of Education. Recipients comprised of 10 students of Year 12 and 13; 10 primary school students and 16 students of Year 7 to 11. Out of the figure, 22 students will continue their study to JIS, and 15 others to ISB. The Special Scholarship Scheme in sports was introduced this year as part of the Ministry of Education’s efforts in upholding the 1991 national sports policy for potential athletes to improve their sports skills while continuing their studies.
Source: Radio Television Brunei