Yi Fang Group Donated to Tsinghua University Fellowship, Fueling China’s Education
On March 9th, the ceremony for Yi Fang’s donation to Tsinghua University fellowship was held in Beijing. Sun Jian, Vice President of Yi Fang, attended the ceremony and made the donation on behalf of the group. This donation was made to support Tsinghua University in its scientific research, disciplinary development and talent cultivation. Qiu Yong, Chancellor of Tsinghua, and representatives from nine companies signed the donation agreement.
The “Tsinghua University Yinghua Scholar” project was launched in 2016 as part of Tsinghua’s international strategy. It was established to improve the scholars’ international vision. The first batch of 10–12 visiting students will start their overseas study in the autumn of 2017. They will visit world-renowned universities such as Oxford University during a one-year span. They will mainly focus on theoretical studies on issues facing China and the world as a whole.
Chancellor Qiu Yong Issued Donation Certificate to Yi Fang
Yi Fang has always attached great importance to talent cultivation and public good. With a mission of “creating value and paying back to society”, Yi Fang has been active in disaster relief, sponsoring education, environmental protection and crowdsourcing charity.
At the same time, Yi Fang has been actively engaged in the development of education industry. It invested in the development of the Experimental School and kindergarten Affiliated to Northeast Normal University. Yi Fang also funded the construction of a new campus for Shenyang University of Technology. A teenager football training school, Winning League, among other educational firms also received venture capital from Yi Fang Group.
By donating to the fellowship, Yi Fang has witnessed the international strategy and development of Tsinghua University and made contributions to the cultivation of top-notch international talent. Yi Fang’s donation will enable more Tsinghua students to have access to quality educational resources abroad and help them in making their dreams come true.