On June 18, 2015, the 7th "China Education Scholarship" awarding ceremony of Tieqiao Primary School was held on the campus of Tieqiao Primary School in Leizhou, Zhanjiang. Mr. Zhou Liangcheng, President of Foshan Taiwan Businessmen's Investment Association/President of Chancheng Taiwan Business Association/General Manager of Foshan Huaguo Optical Equipment Co., Ltd./Honorary Principal of Qiqiao Primary School; Mr. Liang Jinsheng, Vice Minister of United Front Work Department of Chancheng District Committee of Foshan City; Foshan City Chan Ms. Xu Xi, Chief of the Taiwan Affairs Section of the United Front Work Department of the Urban District Committee, Mr. Zhang Jinshun, Secretary-General of the Taiwanese Businessmen’s Investment Association/Chancheng Taiwanese Business Association, and Ms. Zhong Liwei, members of Taiwanese businessmen and representatives of Huaguo, etc. In addition, Tiqiao Primary School invited Lei Gaozheng Party Committee, government, Lei Gaozheng Central Primary School and many other leaders to attend the scholarship award conference.
After a seven-hour drive, President Zhou and members of Taiwanese businessmen and other guests arrived at Leizhou Tiqiao Primary School. Upon hearing the car, they heard the welcoming honor guard "welcome song", and then saw the school surrounded by enthusiastic teachers, students and villagers. Greet President Zhou with a simple smile. The conference was presided over by a teacher who graduated from the Teachers College. With the start of a light and tight accompaniment awards conference, first of all, our most respected leader, Mr. Zhou Zhou, addressed the conference. In his speech, Mr. Zhou firstly greeted all teachers and students of Qiaoqiao Primary School, and finally sent positive expectations and blessings to wish students of Qiaoqiao Primary School healthy and happy learning and growth on campus. Followed by Ms. Xu Xi, Chief of the Taiwan Affairs Section of the United Front Work Department of Chancheng District Committee of Foshan City, she said that the improvement of the school since its establishment was moving, expressed that President Zhou strongly praised the school’s funding and care, and said that it will drive Foshan Chancheng More support from Taiwanese business members, grateful to teachers who have been teaching for many years and so on. Then came the speeches from the leaders of the Leizhou government and the central elementary school. Most of them thanked Mr. Zhou for their many years of support for the Qiaoqiao Elementary School, expressing their support for the school and the students’ best efforts.
The "Hua Guo Education Scholarship" has a total of 51 awards projects, respectively awarding the top two teachers and students and the best leadership awards for each subject in the first to sixth grades in 2014. This award was awarded by President Zhou, Minister Liang and Chief Xu and encouraged teachers and students to make persistent efforts. The winning teachers and students expressed their gratitude and continued efforts.
In the end, the awarding ceremony was successfully concluded by the children of Gonghao Kindergarten, who presented three small dances to the guests. The children ended the dance with "I am a Soldier" to show the sunny, positive and striving future of Tiqiao Primary School. (Contributed by the Cultural Office)