The 4th annual UOB Scholarship award ceremony took place on 4 December 2015 whereby 15 Banking and Finance students were elected as scholars.
The scholars were smartly dressed for the occasion and received their award with pride from the Senior Executive Director, Mr Tan Chek Teck. Ms Georgina Phua, Ms Lee-Tan Lin, DBKF course lecturers as well as various senior management staff, research analysts and dealers of UOB Kay Hian witnessed this prestigious award ceremony.
In his opening address, Mr Tan expressed his pleasure in being able to motivate the scholars to strive for excellence. He also commended the scholars’ effort in striking a balance between achieving good academic results and being actively involved in their co-curricular activities.
Ms Georgina Phua thanked Mr Tan and his team for their unyielding support for the course.
After the formal ceremony, the scholars were invited to a tea reception where they had the chance to find out more about the career opportunities as well as the outlook of the financial services sector with staff from UOB Kay Hian. It has surely broadened their knowledge about the industry and helped them set higher goals for themselves.
Thank you UOB Kay Hian for the kind hospitality and support!
Written by :
Tan Qiu Mei (Middle row, 3rd from right)