SA20 National Final Round: The trophy calls Danang’s team

Overcame more than 50,000 contestants from 150 universities/ colleges nationwide, on the afternoon of 8th November, 18 finalists – 6 teams representing 6 regions gathered at the University of Danang to compete in the National Final Round of Star Awards 2020. 

Through 3 dramatic and thrilling rounds, the owner of the golden trophy and the cash prize of VND 40 million belonged to the representative of Danang Region – “DNA (Da Nang Ambassadors)”. The second prize was awarded to TNT” team fro  Can Tho, the third prize to “Futuristic Trio” from Hanoi while the 3 teams sTiMiLi”, “UE-Fast” and “TNU – Green Engineers” representing Hue, Ho Chi Minh City and Thai Nguyen, respectively, received the consolation prizes.  

Also in the framework of the National Final Round, 18 contestants participated in many training activities, experienced Wilmar CLV’s distribution channels and visited famous tourist destinations in Danang and Hoi An. 

Following the success of the 2020 season, Star Awards will return in 2021 with the host of Hue University. Let’s wait and see the next attractions and surprises in the 10th season of Star Awards! 

The representative of Hue University (left) receives flags from SA20 host university

Star Awards is the national English contest for students, jointly organised by the Youth Union – Student Association of national, regional and key universities, with the sponsorship from Wilmar CLV. It aims to raise students’ awareness of the importance of learning foreign languages in the context of international integration. 

This year, the Youth Union – Student Association of the University of Danang was the host of the 9th season, bringing the theme “Technovation –  Technology and Innovation”. 

Officially kicked off from 22nd May, the contest has attracted the participation of more than 50,000 students nationwide. This is not only an academic playground to improve foreign language skill, but also helps students hone their social knowledge, integration skills, learn technology trends, stimulate creativity and apply the advances of technology to solve problems in life.