Top students given awards

MBC, Georgetown, Guyana


Photo caption: Representatives of Zeeburg Secondary School, West Demerara Secondary School and Saraswati Vidya Niketan (SVN) with the region’s top Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) and Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) students.

Region Three’s top Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) and Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) students were, on Saturday honoured for their outstanding performances by the Region Three Chamber of Commerce and Industry (R.3.C.C.I) with cash incentives, trophies and certificates.

Those honoured were top CAPE student Vamanadev Hiralall who received a certificate, trophy, smartphone and a cash incentive valued $120,000, while top CSEC students Faneeza Etwaroo, Rebecca Hammichand, Suzanna Dass, Nirmala Somath and Muhamed Ali all received a certificate, trophy and a cash incentive valued $50,000 each.

Vamanadev Hiralall, top CAPE student explained that sacrifice and dedication are necessary to achieving good results. “If you want to see results or performance to change for the better, you must make sacrifices such as your time and certain decisions in order to see results.”