The Dong Hanh Scholarship Program was launched in 2001 by a group of Vietnamese students in France to help disadvantaged students in Vietnam. Dong Hanh awarded 284 scholarships to students in 13 universities and to students in their last year of high school in Thua Thien and Ho Chi Minh City during the 2013 – 2014 academic year. Dong Hanh will continue to support students by providing them with scholarships in the 2014 – 2015 academic year, particularly in the second semester.
Universities involved in the program
The Dong Hanh scholarship program is reserved for students from the following universities:
– Hanoi University of Technology
– University of Natural Sciences in Hanoi
– University of Civil Engineering (*)
– University of Transport and Communications (in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City) (***)
– University of Vinh (***)
– University of Technology of Da Nang
– University of Economics of Da Nang
– Education University of Da Nang
– University of Foreign Language of Da Nang
– Da Lat University
– Polytechnic University of Ho Chi Minh City
– University of Sciences, Ho Chi Minh City
– University of Economics and Laws, Ho Chi Minh City
The scholarship program for University of Economics and Laws, Ho Chi Minh City is ensured by Dong Hanh Singapore Association
Conditions of Eligibility
– Being a first or second year at one of the above institutions
– Do not have sufficient financial resources
– Having grades above 70-80% and good conduct
– Students who have already obtained a Dong Hanh scholarship can apply, but they must provide the academic results of the most recent semester
The amount of the scholarship for the first semester of the 2014 – 2015 school year is set at 3 million VND (about 105 Euros).
Applications must be submitted to the Dong Hanh representatives at the relevant office in each student’s respective university.
Application deadline, interview and publication of results
– The candidates contact the Dong Hanh representative at their university to find the application deadline.
– The deadline for online applications to Dong Hanh is the October 31, 2014.
Applicants who pass the first round of selection will be interviewed in November 2014 with representatives of Dong Hanh at their establishment. After receiving an invitation for an interview, candidates should show up on time at the indicated location. In case of not being able to attend the interview, the candidate should contact the Dong Hanh representative at their university.
Publication of results
The results will be communicated to students by their universities from the beginning of January 2014 and will be published on the website on January 4th 2015.
The candidates may submit questions in writing to [email protected] or by contacting the Dong Hanh representative at their university.
(*) The Dong Hanh Scholarship Program for the University of Civil Engineering is managed by the Dong Hanh coordinator – Xay Dung.
(**) The Dong Hanh scholarship program for the University of Transport and Communications is managed by the Dong Hanh coordinator – Cau Duong Phap.
(***) The Dong Hanh Scholarship Program for the University of Vinh is managed by the Dong Hanh coordinator – Nghe Tinh. The amount of the scholarship is fixed according to the annual agreements between Dong Hanh and the Nghe Tinh Association.