23 August 2018
This year, five Singapore students have received the President’s Scholarship.
The award ceremony for the scholarship was recently held at the Istana and officiated by Singapore President Halimah Yacob.
One of the recipients, Stefan Liew Jing Rui, who is also a Singapore Police Force scholar, has enrolled in local liberal arts college Yale-NUS.
The other recipients are Mr Alden Tan Ming Yang and Ms Tan Xin Hwee from Raffles Institution, and Ms Sharmaine Koh Mingli and Ms Penny Shi Peng Yi from Hwa Chong Institution.
Ms Tan will be reading psychology and philosophy at Oxford University while Ms Shi will be reading urban studies at Stanford University.