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Tzu Chi volunteer, Lim Sat Chu, explaining the purpose and the application criteria of Tzu Chi's Scholarship Awards Scheme and Happy Campus Programme. 【Photograph by Tse Ning Siong】

On March 2, 2013, a briefing session on the soon-to-be implemented 2013 Tzu Chi Scholarship Awards Scheme was held at Tzu Chi Kota Kinabalu Office. Sixty-five primary and secondary school teachers attended this meeting to know more about the Scheme and its application requirements.

"Bamboo Bank Era" performance by Tzu Chi Collegiate Youth members.【Photograph by Lee Kin Chee】

Hazman wrote his name with much effort as he was determined to become a Tzu Chi member; and taking on the task as PA system coordinator in Parent-child Bonding Class, Qiu Wei Hong was given the chance to perform his strongest strength. Both applied different methods to give back to society.

A beautiful scene of mutual respect.【Photograph by Siow Yau Chu】

Tzu Chi Seremban recently held a Tamil Session of the Scholarship Awards Presentation Ceremony. Students from Tamil Schools performed an Indian Dance; and Teacher Puspa was the Master of Ceremony.

A total of 628 students received the various scholarship awards set up by Tzu Chi Melaka this year.【Photograph by Tan Lian Hee】

This year, Tzu Chi Melaka has established a "Scholarship Awards Scheme" in place of the "Study Grant Scheme", which was held for many years. The objective of this new Scheme is to find and highlight the outstanding qualities of the underprivileged students.

With respectful hearts, volunteers presented not only the awards, but also blessings.【Photograph by Lim Kar Guan】

Twenty-two "Study Grant-cum-Award Presentation Ceremony" were held at various primary and secondary schools throughout Kuala Lumpur and Selangor on October 28, November 4 & 11, 2012. Through the joint efforts of 555 schools, Tzu Chi's Study Grant Scheme has benefitted 7,754 students.

A warm hug enhances the relationship between parents and their children.【Photograph by Lee Kin Chee】

Tzu Chi Melaka's volunteers recently organized a cultural camp for their scholarship applicants and parents/guardians, hoping to share with these underprevilaged families the virtues of gratitude, respect and love.

Blessings from everyone for a smoother studying journey.【Photograph by Ng Chee Khoon】

This year, Tzu Chi Kuching will be holding 13 presentation ceremonies to hand out study grants to 1,763 students. On October 20 & 21, 5 presentation ceremonies were held at its Office premises, Tabuan Jaya Secondary School, Chung Hua Serian Primary School and Chung Hua (10 Miles) Primary School.

Presentation of blessings from Tzu Chi volunteers.【Photograph by Na Lian Teck】

This year marks the 5th year of Tzu Chi's Study Grant Scheme. As with the past years, volunteers from Tzu Chi Klang went to schools and made home visits to prepare evaluations on children from low-income families, in order to alleviate their financial burden and give them hope.

Tzu Chi provided care and assistance to Rajamanickam and children since 2007. The volunteers and the family are like family now.【Photograph by Lee Chin Seong】

Linges and his sister, Lalithambiai believe that only through education can they change the way they live. Despite living in a tough environment and having to do housework, they obtained good results and were awarded Tzu Chi's scholarship, thus fulfilling their late mother's wish.

Tzu Chi volunteers presented a secondhand laptop to the children. Picture shows Rasydan testing out the computer.【Photograph by Yong Siew Lee】

Rasiman, Rasydan and Nor Hidayah are three very hardworking siblings under Tzu Chi's Scholarship Scheme. They work after school to earn money to lessen their mother's financial burden and also help out with all the household chores.

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