BEDROCK STUDENT RECEIVES 6 BILLION VND SCHOLARSHIP FROM POMONA COLLEGE

Pomona College, one of the top 6 Liberal Art Colleges in America, has offered Bedrock student Nguyen Thi Minh Phuong a billion VND ($260,000 USD) scholarship. The 130-year-old school in California is one of the world-renowned private universities.

Pomona College was Minh Phuong’s risky choice because this university has admitted few Vietnamese students. Including this Ams students there are only two other Vietnamese students studying at Pomona.

Excerpts of Nguyen Thi Minh Phuong’s achievements

– EDON course in Pomona College – the top 6 LAC school leading the United States

– 1,560 / 1,600 points SAT 1

– 800/800 SAT scores in Mathematics, Chemistry; 780/800 Physics

– Second best student in National English class 12

– First prize in English for grade 12 and second prize in grade 11

– Head of the organizing committee of the Storm Career Fair 2017

– Head of Organization Ams Got Talent for the 2016-2017 school year

– President of Leaders Of The Future Organization

– Head of Content Made in 12

– Head of Ams Advisor

– Editor of Ams Writer’s Guild

– Dash For Impact 2015 Competition

Read the full article (in Vietnamese) here.

Justin Shelby