Ten students from four universities in Vietnam have received the Honda Yes Award, a prize for talented engineers and young scientists conferred by the Honda Foundation and Honda Vietnam Co.

Each student received a US$3,000 scholarship and a VND14.9 million ($925.8) Wave RS motorbike made by Honda Vietnam.

Of the winners, four from the Hanoi University of Technology, three from the Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, two from the Technology College under the Hanoi National University, and one from the Danang University of Technology.

In addition to the award, they are eligible to apply for a $10,000 post-graduate scholarship in Japan.


Honda Vietnam said that Honda Yes Award is part of the $10 million Honda Social Fund for the 2006-2010 period.

The award aims to discover and foster young talents in science and technology.

Source: VNA