Vietnamese Orchid Scholarship Foundation has granted scholarships to 38 needy students with good academic results in four high schools for the new school year.
The students received the scholarship of VND1 million ($47.6) each. They are from the High School for Gifted Students under the Hanoi National University of Education, the High School for Gifted Students under the Hanoi University of Science, Hue High School for the Gifted, and Hau Loc No. 1 High School of Thanh Hoa province.
The foundation, a non-profit organization formed by a group Vietnamese students from Vietnam, Japan and Singapore in October 2010, has granted scholarships to 77 local students over the past three years.