AWP Scholarships for Aspiring Financial Planners
In April 2010, 20 students from the graduating class of the Diploma in Banking and Financial Services (DBF) course signed up for the Associate Financial Planner (AFP) course offered by Financial Perspectives Pte Ltd. This is an introductory level of certification, which entails the completion of Module 1 under the Certified Financial Planner program, which comprises a total of six modules.
Among those who have successfully completed the course, 2 deserving students who have topped their cohort in our Financial Planning module received the Associate Wealth Planner (AWP) scholarships. The AWP is an intermediate certification level, which entails the completion of two additional modules, Module 4 and 5. The recipients of this year’s scholarships are:
Ms Dora Then, Business Development Manager, Financial Perspectives Pte Ltd was here recently to present the scholarships together with our School of Business Director, Dr Timothy Chan. Dr Chan expressed our appreciation to the company for their continual support and generosity in the sponsorship of the scholarships over the last three years. To this, Ms Dora reiterated their company’s stand to promote financial education and hope that these scholarships will help to motivate our students to realise their dream of becoming a qualified financial planner.