Another twelve (12) Dominican students have received scholarships from the Chinese Government to study in ten top Chinese universities in the areas of Engineering, Information Technology, Medicine, Management, Business, International Relations and Aquaculture.
Eight of the students will pursue Bachelor’s degrees and four will study for their Master’s degrees.
The Chinese Embassy in Dominica announced the recipients, who were selected from among numerous applicants at a scholarship award ceremony held at the Fort Young Hotel in Roseau on Wednesday, August 12, 2019.
The twelve (12) students are: Terrick King, Charlton Mcclean, Alwinar Thomas, Tamia Webster, Jahre Harris, Tricia Sandrine Lewis, Nita Pascal, Kimran Jean Jacques, Chevon Ambo , Shaheda Annella Charles, Tichinah Jervier and Hildrich Yasmal Alexander.
The function was attended by H.E. Charles Savarin,
Also present were Mrs. Chandler
The full scholarships for the twelve students will cover tuition, lodging, comprehensive medical insurance and living allowance.
Since the establishment of diplomatic relations between Dominica and China in 2004, the Chinese Government Scholarship Program has supported more than 150 Dominican students to study in Chinese universities for Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degrees in different areas.