JULY 08, 2002
THE Singapore Youth Awards, the highest recognition for youth
achievements, were presented by Deputy Prime Minister Lee Hsien
Loong at the Istana yesterday.
This year's winners are:
The T'ang Quartet, for bringing classical music to the heartland
The National University of Singapore Students' Union
Volunteer Action Committee, which organises projects for the
disadvantaged, the sick and the disabled.
Mr Kent Tey, managing director of Keracker Holdings, which provides
promotion and advertising services.
Dr Patrick Tan, senior scientist at Defence Medical Research
Institute and National Cancer Centre.
Dr Allen Yeoh, specialist in child leukaemia at the National
Adventurer Khoo Swee Chiow, the first Asian to complete the
Adventure Grand Slam, climbing the highest peaks on seven continents
and trekking to the North and South Poles.
After the awards ceremony, DPM Lee mingled with the winners and
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