PRESS RELEASE:- The Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan) and the Ministry of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development will host the 2016 Taiwan scholarship awards ceremony on Tuesday, July 26.
This year, a total of 138 Saint Lucians applied for the scholarships offered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ International Cooperation Development Fund (Taiwan ICDF), and the I-Shou University School of Medicine. Competition was keen because of the high quality of candidates.
Saint Lucia has more than 60 students currently studying in Taiwan, and more than 50 who have completed their studies in Taiwan and have returned to Saint Lucia. To date, a total of about 130 Saint Lucian students have been granted scholarships offered by the Government of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
The awards ceremony will be held on July 26 at 2:30 p.m. at the Orchid Center, Union.
Following is the list of awardees for the 2016 Ministry of Foreign Affairs scholarship:
Ms. Keisha Annella Felix
Mr. Romaine Anthony Parker
Ms. Aalliyah Tamika Amiable
Mr. Chad Denver Gillard
Mr. Nyhymn Harlett Terrance
Ms. Bianca Brittny Francois
Mr. Montelle Marius Maradona Felix
Ms. Ober Ariza Delauney
Ms. Azriel Tabitha Pinel
Following is the list of awardees for the 2016 ICDF Scholarship:
Mr. Jermai Al Toussaint
Ms. Yahny Farlange Fontenelle
Following is the list of awardees of the 2016 I-Shou University School of Medicine scholarship:
Mr. Shawn Asheburn Small
Ms. Le-Ann Taja Yarde
Ms. Meghan Maunarsha Mangal
Mr. Trevern Travie Cooper
Ms. Emerald Hadassah Frederick
The Embassy congratulates all scholarship recipients and welcomes the awardees, their parents, friends, and the media to the awards ceremony.