Scholarship Presentation Ceremony 2015 [fr]
On 25 May 2015 evening Mrs Anne Denis-Blanchardon, French Consul for Culture, Education & Science in Hong Kong and Macau and M. Julien-Loïc Garin, CEO of the French May and alumni IESA led the ceremony to congratulate the 3 awardees of the Alexandre Yersin Scholarship and 2 awardees from the IESA scholarships.
Among the 39 competitive candidates who are motivated to study in France, 3 of them were selected for the the Alexandre Yersin Scholarship and among the 14 competitive candidates only 2 are awardees from the IESA scholarships - the 2015’s awardees are :
Miss Chan Nga Kwan Katie – Alexandre Yersin : ISA-Université Catholique de Lille
Miss Ho Man Ying – IESA : Arts and Cultural Management : Graduate Programs Scholarship
Miss Lai Ying Chi Michelle – Alexandre Yersin : Sciences Po Paris
Mr. Wong Yu Fu – Alexandre Yersin : Ecole d’Economie de Toulouse
Miss Wong Hei Man – IESA/Studialis : Discovery Scholarship : art market and conviviality in Paris
Awardees and the panel
We are very happy to discover the constant enlarging interest of the students towards different domains – this year for instance, our awardees are pursuing their studies in Political Science, Economics and Environment.
These scholarships serve as the perfect tool for the promotion of “Studying in France” – passionate in France, the awardees would be the best “ambassadors” of the excellent French Higher Education upon their return to Hong Kong.
Please find more about awardees in another article here
Various parties helped encourage prospective students to apply for scholarship, which will bring them financial support as well as advantage on their academic and professional profile. These parties, especially Alliance Française, French teachers, international/exchange offices, as well as scholarship and financial aids departments in universities, French Alumni Association, had representatives to attend the ceremony, witnessing the joyful moment of the award recipients.
The scholarship presentation ceremony took place at Hong Kong Visual Art Center, on 27 Mai 2015 , on the occasion of an exhibition "PERSPECTIVES + INFLUENCES: PHOTOGRAPHIC CONVERSATIONS WITH CECILIA HO".
A guided tour was offered by Cécilia Ho.
A cocktail was given in the Museum to give the possibility to students, members of jury and patners to share their mind about the exhibtion and studies in France.
More information about scholarships here