June 27, 2021
Irene Tan Education Fund has in 2021 approved financial aid totaling RM54,095.00 for two students from East Malaysia and one student from West Malaysia who have been accepted for tertiary studies at University Malaysia Sarawak and University Malaysia Sabah.
Caritas OMPH has itself granted Bursary Awards worth RM3,000.00 each to two undergraduates undertaking higher education studies at Dasein Academy of Art and University Malaysia Pahang.
In addition, Caritas OMPH has also provided subsistence aid amounting to RM2,000.00 each to another two undergraduates for their semester expenses at University Pendidikan Sultan Idris and University Pendidikan Tun Hussein Onn.
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Caritas Penang comes under the jurisdiction of The Titular Roman Catholic Bishop of Penang.
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