Scott Ang Presented PSC Scholarship
Scott Ang receiving the PSC Scholarship from Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean. Picture courtesy of Public Service Division, Prime Minister’s Office.
Swimmer/Triathlete Scott Ang Yiqiang has been awarded the Public Service Commission Scholarship (Singapore Armed Forces Overseas Scholarship). He received his Scholarship from Mr Teo Chee Hean, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister in-charge of the Singapore Civil Service, at Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, on 24 July 2012.
Scott is the first recipient from Singapore Sports School, since its establishment in 2004, of this prestigious Scholarship for outstanding young men and women with the passion to serve Singapore and Singaporeans through a career with the Public Service.
Scott was from the Swimming Academy, where he also trained in cycling and running for triathlon events. He sat for the GCE "O" Level Examinations in 2009 and scored 6 distinctions and a L1R5 score of 7 points. He then went to Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) for the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme where he scored 44 out of a possible 45 points in his Year 6 Examinations.
Scott represented Singapore in Triathlon at the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games. While at ACS (Independent), he was also elected President of the Students' Council.
Pictures courtesy of SYOGOC