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Sands China presented Scholarship and Fellowship Cheque to USJ

11/10/2020

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Sands China Ltd. has made a donation to USJ for scholarships and fellowships, continuing its annual tradition of supporting higher education in Macao.



On the 4th of November 2020 , the Rector of the University of Saint Joseph (USJ), Reverend Prof. Stephen Morgan, Vice Rector, Prof. Álvaro Barbosa and member of the Office for Student and  Alumni Affairs (OSAA), Mr. Derek Wong, attended the Scholarship and Fellowship Cheque Presentation Ceremony at Sands China Limited, being warmly received by the Senior Management team of Sands China Ltd. including Dr. Wilfred Wong, President of Sand China Ltd., Ms. Wen Hong Yan, Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Mr. Sam Chong Nin, Vice President of Corporate Communications & Community Affairs. 

During the meeting, Rector Stephen Morgan expressed his deep appreciation to Sands China for their continued support and generosity to the USJ Community Scholarships and Fellowships Programme, stating that USJ is committed to cultivating talents for the future of Macao as “USJ is in, of and for Macao; in, of and for China”. Dr. Wilfred Wong emphasised that corporate social responsibility is always Sands China’s top priority, and Sands China is happy to continue supporting USJ during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ms. Carolina Lou, an USJ alumna and recipient of the USJ Community Scholarships and Fellowships programme, is a current employee of Sands China Ltd. She joined the meeting and took the opportunity to thank both Sands China and USJ for helping her to develop employability skills and enhance her advancement opportunity. 

After the meeting, Dr. Wilfred Wong presented the cheque of Sands China Ltd. Scholarship and Fellowships to the Rector, and in return, a souvenir was offered to Dr. Wilfred Wong as a token of thanks to the Sands China Ltd. 

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