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15 candidates win Prudential essay contest in Mekong Delta

In Uncategorized on December 16, 2010 at 9:38 am

The examiner board of the “Prudential – Good Essay, Good Writing” contest has chosen 15 best candidates to award prizes — one first prize, two second prizes, two third prizes and 10 consolation prizes.

Secondary school students take part in the “Prudential-Good Essay, Good Writing’ contest 2010 in HCM City.


The final round of the contest was held in Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang on December 4 with participation of 39 candidates from the delta’s 13 provinces.


The final round was held by Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper, the provincial Department of Education and Training, and Soc Trang Newspaper.


The topic of the competition reflects the socio-cultural and economic development of the country, the thinking of teenagers and their passion for literature and good handwriting.


According to 13 examiners, this year’s exam question was relatively hard but it required candidates to bring into play their creativeness and use real knowledge to complete the examination.


Many candidates showed their thoughts and strange solutions in the examination, said an examiner.


The award ceremony for the essay contest will be held at Soc Trang Province’s political school on December 5.


On the occasion, SGGP and life insurer Prudential Vietnam will offer 10 scholarships, worth VND1 million each, to poor students in the province.

Source: SGGP

City honors wining students at essay contest

In Uncategorized on November 1, 2010 at 8:41 am

School essay contest comes back

In Uncategorized on October 19, 2010 at 4:19 pm

Students Le Phuc Duy An and Nguyen Thi Ngoc Nga of secondary schools including Dang Tran Con in Tan Phu District and Ly Chinh Thang in Hoc Mon District won the first prizes in the 8-9th grade and 6-7th grade categories of the annual “Prudential – Good Essay, Good Writing” contest 2010.

Secondary school students take part in the “Prudential-Good Essay, Good Writing” contest 2010 in HCM City on October 17.

In the 8th and 9th grade category, student Nguyen Thi Hong Duyen of the junior high school Dang Tran Con won the second prize.

Two third places went to Tran Nguyen Ngoc Ngan and Nguyen Ngoc Thanh Truc of secondary schools Nguyen Van To in District 10 and Hoa Lu in District 9.

Three consolation prizes were given to Nguyen Ngoc Song Anh, Le Luu Ky Ha and Mai Truc Nghi of junior high schools Le Loi in District 3, Le Quy Don in District 11 and Le Van Tam in Binh Thanh District.

In the 6th and 7th grade category, Phan Thi Thu Ngan from the secondary school Le Van Tam in Binh Thanh District won the second position.

Tran Nhat Ha and Nguyen Thi My Huyen of junior high schools Nguyen Du in District 1 and Tan Trung in Cu Chi District got the third places.


Organizers awarded three consolation prizes to Nguyen Thu Thao, Thai Ngoc Gia Phuc and Nguyen Thi Thanh Chi from secondary schools Le Van Viet in Thu Duc District, Nguyen Du in Go Vap District and Phuoc Vinh An in Cu Chi District.


Most of winners of the contest are from suburban districts.

The award ceremony for the essay contest will be held at the Ho Chi Minh City Youth Cultural House on October 31.

Source: SGGP

Over 300,000 Mekong students to participate in essay contest

In Uncategorized on October 13, 2010 at 8:01 am

The 7th annual “Prudential – Good Essay, Good Writing” contest in the Mekong Delta has been launched in Can Tho on September 21.

A press conference of the “Prudential-Good Essay, Good Writing” contest is held in Can Tho.

The contest co-organized by the Life insurer Prudential Vietnam and Sai Gon Giai Phong newspaper with supports of the education departments of the delta’s 13 provinces and cities is considered as a useful playing field for students of secondary high schools in the region.

The topic of the competition reflects the socio-cultural and economic development of the country, the thinking of teenagers and their passion for literature and good handwriting.


Teacher Tran Quang Khai, philological expert of the An Giang Province’s Department of Education and Training said that the “Prudential – Good Essay, Good Writing” contest has become a traditional competition which encourages literature study and good handwriting among students and arouses their perceptivity, sensitivity and creativity in literature.

Ca Mau Province’s students are usually eager to take part in the contest. They are much interested in topical questions of the life and society to prepare for the competition, added teacher Thai Thi Ngoc Bich, philological expert of the Department of Education and Training of Ca Mau Province.


This year’s contest will attract more than 300,000 junior high school students.

Source: SGGP

9th grader wins Prudential essay contest in Mekong Delta

In Vietnam Education on December 10, 2009 at 1:28 pm

Tran Thao Uyen, a 9th grade student from Tien Giang Province, has won the first prize in the “Prudential – Good Essay, Good Writing” competition for high-school students in the Mekong Delta.


The girl from Le Ngoc Han Secondary School convinced the jury with her arguments about the “importance of rice in Vietnamese people’s lives,” the topic of the contest organized by Sai Gon Giai Phong newspaper and sponsored by British insurance company Prudential.








Sai Gon Giai Phong deputy editor-in-chief Le Thanh Dai presents an award to Tran Thao Uyen on Dec. 9 (Photo: SGGP)

“To do well, the students had to combine vivid imagination with logic,” Mr.Le Thanh Dai, deputy editor-in-chief of SGGP, said at the awards ceremony held in Hau Giang Province on December 9.


The jury said most entries met two basic requirements — good essay and good handwriting – with many combining deep and subtle arguments.


“The contest encouraged students to write lucidly and foster a love for literature and the country among them” said deputy chairman of the Hau Giang People’s Committee, Trinh Quang Hung.


Le Anh Tuan of Prudential Vietnam’s Foreign Relations Department said his company is honored to sponsor a contest that raises students’ awareness of the value of literature in building a person’s personality.






Two second prizes were awarded to Duong Nhat Van Anh and Huynh Minh Nhut also of Le Ngoc Han Secondary School.

Two third places went to Nguyen Lieu Thao Nguyen of Ly Tu Trong Secondary School, Tra Vinh Province, and Nguyen Thi Thanh Thuy of Ben Tre Junior High School in Ben Tre Province.


The organizers also gave 10 encouragement prizes to Le Thi Thu Trang of Hoa Binh High School and Le Quynh Nhu of Le Quy Don Secondary School in Vinh Long; Nguyen Phuong Thanh Truc of Le Quy Don Secondary School in Kien Giang; Tran Thi Ngoc Quy of Tran Phu Secondary School in Long An; Tran Ai Phuong and Van Thi Truc Mai of Tran Huynh Secondary School in Bac Lieu; Pham Ngoc Tram of Khanh Loc Secondary School in Ca Mau; Ly Lam Nhat Truong of Phu Loc Secondary School in Soc Trang; Dinh Ngoc Bao Tran of Nga Bay Secondary School in Hau Giang, and Pham Hoang Kim Chau of Vo Truong Toan Secondary School in Dong Thap.


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