Lotte Scholarship Foundation in 2017

25 Apr 2017
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On April 25th, 2017, Lotte Group held the Lotte Scholarship Award Ceremony for students of 8 universities in Hanoi, including 18 students of Foreign Trade University (FTU).

There were the presence of Mr. Park Sang Sik - Korean Ambassador in Vietnam, Mr. Baek Woon Jae - Lotte Coralis Director, Rectors and Vice- Rectors along with students of universities that received scholarships.

From FTU, there were the presence of: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dao Thi Thu Giang - Vice President, Dr. Bui Lien Ha - Deputy Head of Undergraduate Training & Management Department.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dao Thi Thu Giang - Vice President of FTU and Dr. Bui Lien Ha - Deputy Head of Undergraduate Training & Management Department took photo with 18 FTU students who received Lotte scholarships

The Lotte Foundation was founded in 1983 from the idea of the Chairman of the Lotte Group - Mr. Shin Kyuk-Ho, who are fully aware of the significance of education to future generation. Being present in Vietnam from 1996, the Lotte Group have significantly contributed to the socio-economic development of Vietnam. Notably, a distinguished investment in education from the Lotte Group is the Lotte scholarship which started in 2008 and have granted scholarship to hundreds of students in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on a biannual basis.

Mr. Baek Woon Jae - Lotte Coralis Director gave a speech at the ceremony

Mr. Baek Woon Jae - Lotte Coralis Director said: "The student's achievement was the result of endless striving, the pride of themselves and their families, universities in particular and society as a whole. Lotte Group respected these results and was honored to contribute for the Vietnamese Talents to develop in the future.

This annual scholarship from the Lotte Group represents the friendship between Vietnam and Korea, at the same time reflects its wish of contribution to community activities and social responsibilities in Vietnam.   

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Foreign Trade University, or FTU, is a university established in 1960, located in Hanoi, Vietnam. FTU is among the most well-known universities in Vietnam, covering a wide range of business courses among which are finance, management, and marketing. The annual admissions test to the university is the most competitive in Vietnam. Students from FTU are recognized as being active and well-qualified.