it has been 18 years since eisai china launched the eisai china scholarships program (hereafter referred to as “the program”) in 2000. a total of approximately 7.29 million rmb has been contributed to seven universities in china to support more than 1,500 outstanding students and those in straitened circumstances. the 7 universities include sun yat-sen university, medical college of soochow university, school of basic medical sciences of fudan university, peking university health science center, china medical university, west china medical center of sichuan university as well as school of pharmacy of shenyang pharmaceutical university.
the program was initially established to promote the development of higher medical education in china, to award outstanding students, to support those in straitened circumstances, and to train more medical professionals for the society. the program embodies the corporate responsibility of eisai china in repaying the society, and the corporate philosophy of “human health care (hhc)”.
in 2017, eisai china offered scholarships value of 708,000rmb to 296 students from the seven medical universities. among them, 144 students were academically excellent and morally upright, accounting for 49%; 47 students were those attaining all-round development in the domains of ethics, intellect, physique and having excellent performances in communities, accounting for 16%; 105 students were hardworking students with financial difficulties, accounting for 35%. in addition, 14 students gained opportunities for international exchanges, thanks to the program, which could enrich their experiences.
all along, the program has been highly valued and greatly supported by ms. feng yanhui, general manager of eisai china. in 2017, ms. feng, mr. yamada koki, head of pharmaceutical affairs division, mr. zhang jianzhong, head of pharmaceutical business division (pbd), mr. zhang dayong, south regional sales director of nta business unit, pbd, as well as mr. zhang wei, hr director of edcs, were invited to attend the scholarship recognition ceremonies in sichuan university, peking university, china medical university, sun yat-sen university and suzhou university, respectively. in the ceremonies, on behalf of eisai china, they gave their best wishes to the students. meanwhile, eisai china was highly appreciated by the seven universities and their students for its active participation in social welfare undertakings.
eisai china is firmly convinced that public welfare undertakings are corporate responsibilities as well as obligations. in 2018, eisai china will continue in inheriting and carrying forward the spirit of hhc and radiate positive energy of charitable causes.
pictures of the program in 2017
on january 5, 2018, ms. feng yanhui, general manager of eisai china, attended the scholarship recognition ceremony in sichuan university
on december 18, 2017, mr. zhang jianzhong, head of pharmaceutical business division of eisai china, attended the scholarship recognition ceremony in shenyang pharmaceutical university
on december 14, 2017, mr. yamada koki, head of pharmaceutical affairs division of eisai china, participated in the scholarship recognition ceremony in peking university health science center
on march 12, 2018, mr. zhang wei, hr director of edcs of eisai china, participated in the scholarship recognition ceremony in west china medical center of sichuan university